Thursday, 28 June 2007

A Holiday in France

Just got back from a very brief holiday in the south of France during which time I did lots of new work (a holiday never being a holiday unless I take my beads with me) --- mostly working on sterling silver crocheted bracelets, cuffs, earrings and necklaces which once finished will be coming onto the site - I did some work on the site, updating its look and giving it a small makeover - I plan a larger makeover later which may (or may not) include a change of business name to be more specific to handmade jewellery and more new sections, but my next target will be extending the

Monday, 18 June 2007

Love is Like....

'Love is like a fragile flower....if you want it to thrive and live, you must be gentle and kind to it, nurture it, love it and protect it.' (My Mum)

Wednesday, 6 June 2007

Something Special

I have been busy with a commission - a bracelet was requested for a little girl of three and a half who loves pink - I decided on making something with her name - I made the piece below with sterling and swarovski, making the bracelet with a safety chain so it would stay put on her wrist - technically it was quite difficult making the letters, strengthening them and making them work - but I think in the end this piece worked and I finished it with a heart charm and more swarovski crystal; as