Category: Pandora

Happy Chinese New Year!

Happy Chinese New Year!

Although I don’t celebrate Chinese New Year myself, I had fun putting together this stack. Strangely, I don’t think that I’ve ever done a bracelet for …

 

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 …

 

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 pretend we’re furiously happy

Let’s pretend we’re furiously happy

I missed last week’s #weekendbeads theme (ice cream!) because we were camping. This week’s theme was bracelets inspired by books and I chose to do it (partly) …

 

Humming my own tune

Humming my own tune

I finished my hummingbird bead last year just as the final hummingbirds migrated south for the winter. I was sad to see them go, but at …

 

A wee bit o’ gold

A wee bit o’ gold

A disappointing start to my St. Patrick’s Day combination turned out to be the the catalyst for an idea that I love! My disappointment: missing out on the …

 

“Feline” good about my Super Bowl 50 pick!

“Feline” good about my Super Bowl 50 pick!

Last year, we caught the tail end of the NFC Championship game and, based on Seattle’s spectacular rally in the last few minutes to win the …

 

For the love of leprechauns (and gnomes)

For the love of leprechauns (and gnomes)

Confession: I love gnomes. Eight years ago, I picked up my first garden gnome on a whim. Now I have big ones and little ones. I have garden …

 

Five minute work(it)out

Five minute work(it)out

Lately, I’ve felt a bit bogged down by indecision/lack of energy. I have ideas for combinations, but can’t seem to motivate myself to do them. …

 

Here comes Santa Claus

Here comes Santa Claus

This year’s traditional red, white, and green bracelet almost wasn’t! I love the lime green bead that Georgina Black made for me last year. It’s bright …