Tag: Jugend

Where there’s a drill, there’s a way!

Where there’s a drill, there’s a way!

I ordered these pearls quite a while ago to use on my small silvers bracelet. This was before the onslaught of the “small & beautiful” glass beads …

 

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. …

 

Hoping for sixty years more

Hoping for sixty years more

Six years ago, I was reciting my wedding vows. I wasn’t collecting beads at the time, but I started thinking today about what I would have …

 

I may need an intervention

I may need an intervention

For a person who has a quasi-rule about not collecting multiples of beads, I seem to turn a blind eye when I come across an interesting Blue …

 

O Canada!

O Canada!

Making a bracelet to celebrate Canada Day on July 1st should be easy. Red and white. Simple, right? But reds and whites are two of …

 

Happy (early) Mother’s Day!

Happy (early) Mother’s Day!

After celebrating my kids (or at least my beady tributes to them!) a few weeks ago, this weekend I get to be the one being celebrated :) Last …

 

The best things in life are free

The best things in life are free

Since my bead obsession started with a gifted Pandora bracelet from one of their free bracelet promotions, I thought I’d take a look at some of …

 

Amber-ish

Amber-ish

I’m still trying to ignore the grey Winter skies that we’ve fallen under, and while I’ve been wearing my Spring bracelet, I thought I’d pull …

 

I was a bit knotty

I was a bit knotty

Well, I honestly didn’t expect to fulfill the first of my resolutions quite so soon, but here it is, the Viking Knot from the anniversary bracelet. I’m …

 

Now I can truly call myself a trollie

Now I can truly call myself a trollie

Despite collecting Trollbeads for a year and a half, there was one bead that I felt was missing from my collection and this time it …