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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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Halloween Skull Bracelets

With Halloween approaching I thought I should think about doing something seasonal. I’m not really a big Halloween person, it just doesn’t make a lot of sense in the Southern Hemisphere. It’s all about Autumn and the approach of cold … 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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Paper Beads

You’re probably sick of my junk mail crafting! If so, just imagine I’m making these with wrapping paper or hand painted papers. There are numerous tutorials and templates for making paper beads out there (Google is your friend), so I’m … Continue reading

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