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The Magic of Dried Botanicals

Did you know that just about any dried botanical can be used to create a beautiful wreath or decoration? As I look around my gardens and even the area roadways, I am always finding a different plant, weed or seed pod to use to create a treasure. 602 more words

Herbal Tips

Postcards from Southern France: Handcrafted Provençal ceramics

A land of amazing mix of vivid colours and contrasts, Provence is well mirrored in its traditional crafts, which are well alive, particularly in the Old Nice area. 527 more words


Happy Retro with Rowan and Bonnie & Buttermilk

This style is a very unusual one! I first fell in love with the colourful retro-60ies skirt “KAROLOVE” developed and produced in Berlin by a young designer duo… 217 more words


My Bobbin Floweth Over

Every so often I will get an idea in my head, and I have to act on it straight away….and so it was, yesterday,, when I decided that I had done enough spinning of dark brown yarn and needed to spin something a little bit more colourful. 159 more words




Thanks for visiting my blog.  I am the designer and maker behind Beadyize Handmade Jewellery.  Most of my work is one of a kind, and it is all totally handcrafted using polymer clay.   53 more words


Amazing Technicolour Yarn

Spinning away, on what feels like a ton of natural coloured yarn, was losing its appeal the other evening. So, I decided to crank up the colour level, and spin something a bit more lively. 108 more words


More Handmade Journals

Halloa! :D
It’s nearly long holiday here in Indonesia, welcoming Idul Fitri. I hope you are all have a wonderful time with your family and friends! 516 more words