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Crystal Amulet

I have had this clear quartz crystal point for years, and have been trying to find the right idea for making it into a necklace for a while now. In the end I decided to use textiles and thread to … Continue reading

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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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Cameo Necklaces

   Last time I caught up with my folks, they had been to their local community market and bought a bag of old brooches for me thinking I would create something new with them.       They are quite pretty … Continue reading

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Mini Ojo de Dios Necklace

Since making the Ojo de Dios that I hung on my bathroom wall, I recently dug out all my jewellery making supplies (expect to see some jewellery projects soon). Flashbulb moment…..an Ojo de Dios necklace!!!!     This is a really … Continue reading

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Gothic Salt Dough Pendant

   Salt dough (or play dough as it was called when I was a kid) isn’t just for children, you can make all sorts of funky things with it, including jewellery! Just shape it, bake it and decorate it, it’s … 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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Recycled Jewellery

As you know, I hate throwing stuff out, even into the recycling, if it could be reused, repurposed or upcycled into something fabulous. Recently I got a new mouse at work (cordless ones never seem to last more than a few … Continue reading

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