Tag: Viking Knot (retired)

Let there be light!

Let there be light!

What started as an unofficial resolution at the beginning of 2015, before becoming an official resolution in the middle, is now a reality at the …

 

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 …

 

Gilt-y as charged

Gilt-y as charged

Shortly after I received my dragon, his original combination morphed into another mini combo with the centre beads seen here. But, it seemed to call for an …

 

How I trained my dragon

How I trained my dragon

Once again, my oldest inadvertently inspired a bracelet theme. For weeks she wanted to watch the movie How to Train Your Dragon. Except … she didn’t really want to …

 

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 …