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Cat's Eye Aquamarine 29 Carat

  • Cat’s Eye Aquamarine
  • 29 carat high dome cabochon
  • Greenish blue translucent
  • Polished on top, bottom only minimal polished


Blue and green reigns supreme

Those of you who know me well know that I love tourmaline. Out of all gemstones, it is simply my runaway favourite, and I value it for its infinite variety; the colour range, the pleochroism, even the fantastic and fascinating inclusions. 418 more words

That thing you do...

That thing you do when you look at a big pile of a particular stone and wonder why no-one has bought any for a while and when you check it’s because you haven’t had it up for sale. 99 more words

Make your own simple stud earrings

Need new studs fast? This is a seriously quick project – and it’s another use for the hot glue gun!

Bonus: no need for E6000 glue that also takes longer to cure. 260 more words


How to make Glass Bead Cufflink

We made cufflink with fabric covered buttons. Today we are making cufflink using cabochon glass, which is also super easy. 182 more words

How To

Before I forget

I made another pair of forget-me-not earrings that I kept aside for a separate blog. And here’s why…


I have made a Patreon page. It’s a site for creators to find sponsors in order to spend more energy on creating and less time worrying about how to pay the bills. 318 more words

Polymer Clay

How To Check Gemstone Beads Are Real Or Fake

Over and over again it is asked that is it actually genuine? The gemstones beads are fake or real? Almost everyone fears paying for the cheaper imitation of the gemstone beads. 617 more words