Gotta catch … just one

Gotta catch … just one

Not too long ago, I spent a Friday evening trying to get to a Trollbeads Foundabead Pokémon hunt with my oldest daughter. I had been …

 

Day of the Dead(head)

Day of the Dead(head)

I’ve been trying for years to create a more colourful Halloween bracelet, but always end up falling back into using just a few colours. This …

 

Going to the dark side

Going to the dark side

The original goal of my resolution to create at least one new necklace combination a month was to force myself to try new things with my …

 

Karma: what comes around, goes around (my wrist)

Karma: what comes around, goes around (my wrist)

Last year I started thinking about getting a Thomas Sabo Karma bracelet (in fact, I mentioned it in my mid-year resolutions in 2015!) But, since the …

 

X marks the spot

X marks the spot

The idea for this year’s International Talk Like a Pirate Day bracelet came from my lovely bead from Born of Fire. As I mentioned when I introduced …

 

Minis for my minis

Minis for my minis

Shortly after I started collecting beads, my oldest, who was almost three at the time, asked when she could have a bracelet like mine. Clearly …

 

Are you naughty or nice?

Are you naughty or nice?

I tend to think that I’m a li’l bit from column A and a li’l bit from column B …. now I have the bead …

 

Works of art, large and small

Works of art, large and small

I was pretty excited for this week’s #weekendbeads theme on Instagram: art! I thought that it was so fitting given that I tend to think about beads as …

 

Let’s see what the next six months bring

Let’s see what the next six months bring

I did reasonably well on my resolutions for the first half of 2016 (although I still have no idea how it could possibly already be the …

 

Mothra vs Godzilla: Battle for the Beads

Mothra vs Godzilla: Battle for the Beads

Even though I love how my first Mothra combo turned out, I still couldn’t stop thinking about the Blue Deserts that I started with. I decided …