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More than Metal

Heirloom cookie cutter
passed down the generations
from baker to baker
memories from the past
mingle with memories
in the making.

Namaste,
L and Muse look

Reflections On Daily Life

Two-Generation Rings

Jewellery outlives people. Not always, but often. I like to make things that I can feel fairly sure will make it down two or three generations. 103 more words

Thoughts On Goldsmithing

St. Erth


A few weeks ago we took a trip to the not so far away garden of St. Erth in Blackwood. It is a beautiful old garden lovingly maintained and expanded by the champions of heirloom-seed – the Diggers Club. 96 more words

Gardening

It's not too late for bulbs!

Maybe you’ve been getting a lot of “last chance” mailings like I have from vendors of fall bulbs. While some of the most popular varieties of tulips, daffodils, crocus and hyacinths have been snatched up, now is an opportunity to pick up some distinctive bulbs for a song. 382 more words

Basics

Knitting in public

“Excuse me, does that hurt?”

I am sitting in the window of a coffee shop sipping a latte and knitting a tiny bobble hat for the innocent big knit project. 196 more words

Making

Sweet and Juicy Caprese Salad

In late fall Рin Colorado Рnuts right?  Chris has just put our garden to sleep for the winter, and these were some of the last gems to come into the kitchen.   294 more words

Mac keepsakes holiday collection nude lip bag - review and swatches

My search for the perfect nude lip stops here – Mac keepsakes nude lip bag. It contains everything you need: a nude lipgloss, lipstick and liner. 247 more words

Makeup