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Use Glass Beads To Make Decorate Fashionable Jewelry And Accessories

In today’s modern world, most of the women prefer to wear stylish jewelries which perfectly suit their personality. Many young women wear elegant jewelry which is designed using colorful beads. 400 more words


Materials: Testing Dyed Stones for Colorfastness

Ask any of my beading friends and they’ll tell you: I’m a gemstone addict. Lapis, malachite, carnelian, apatite… I love them all. Not all gemstones come out of the earth needing just a quick polish before drilling, though. 825 more words


Treasure Bottle

One of the preschool classes at school made some pirate treasure bottles as part of their pirate theme. A was intrigued by the treasure bottles, and wanted to make one at home. 189 more words


Rudraksha Seed Mala - 108 Beads 5.5mm

This is small sized five mukhiRudraksha Mala beads of size 5,5 mm in thread knotted in traditional style  represents Lord Shiva/ Rudra himself. Legendsays that Siva awoke after a thousand years of meditation and began to shedtears of worldly wise compassion, these tears crystallized into seeds and theregrew the first Rudraksha tree. 235 more words


What Else, More Beads....

Made more beads last night…..


Turquoise and ivory hollow beads. The ivory and one of the turquoise beads has silvered ivory shards on them, along with surface decorations. 49 more words


Back to Work

I spent the last week out of town, and for once I actually didn’t bring any projects with me. No wire and pliers, no knitting, no crochet. 510 more words


The 'Don't Take Any Wooden Nickels' Collar

I made this collar because I wanted to say something about the need women have to look out for themselves, because despite Equal Pay acts they are often paid less than men doing equal work of equal value.   404 more words