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Dyed Bead Necklace 

I love making jewellery and have more necklaces than I can ever wear, but that doesn’t stop me making more! I bought a bunch of plain wood beads on eBay and wondered how they’d work if I tried dyeing them … Continue reading

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Hamsa Hand Amulet

I’ve been thinking about creating a Hamsa hand amulet to hang in my bedroom for ages. Chances are you have seen these symbols on jewellery or clothing at some point, many different cultures and religions use them. For more details … Continue reading

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Boho Bracelets 

   I’ve been making pretty boho bracelets lately. They’re fun to make because they’re so quick and easy. All you need is some beads – I chose semiprecious stone beads for these. They’re cheap and readily available (check eBay or … Continue reading

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Upcycled Statement Necklace

  I was cleaning out cupboards last weekend and came across this box of black plastic cogs. They must be from my old sewing machine. The machine was given to my mother in the early 1960s, and I used … Continue reading

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