Monthly Archives: October 2010

Creepy Crawlies

Today’s Halloween and it’s time for all sorts of ghosts and goblins, witches and bats, and creepy, crawly, slithery things.  Now, I have to tell you that I am scared of bugs.  I know I’m bigger than them, but still … Continue reading

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Clasps and Rings and Sawdust

That’s where I am right now.  I prefer to solder the jump rings shut on the sterling silver clasps that I use, always worried that the beading wire will find its way out if I don’t.  And, I’m making silver … Continue reading

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Mouse Pad

Okay, I know it is a small thing, but so what.  I have been using a mouse pad from Fire Mountain Gems for years – like a really long time – like maybe 10 years??  And it’s finally gotten busted, … Continue reading

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Men’s Jewelry

In the two years since I’ve been blogging, I have never written about men’s jewelry.  And I’ve never made men’s jewelry either.  But, you know how much I like jewelry and I thought it might be nice to break with … Continue reading

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Little Details

Today I am getting jewelry ready for a store that carries my work.  Every time I go, I like to leave the store well stocked and looking good.  I take mental notes of what might be needed the next time … Continue reading

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Now on Facebook

I know.  I know.  I’m like the last person on the planet, but I’m finally there.  And now that I’ve done it, I wonder what took me so long.  I’m looking forward to interacting with people and would love it … Continue reading

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Using the Coins, at Last…

One of the items on my big, huge, giant, tall list was to use coins as connecting elements in a necklace.  I’ve got a small but nice collection of coins from various places.  But for the life of me, no … Continue reading

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