Making earwires has been a mystery to me for years. I have been making earrings for quite some time using the commercial earwires that you find in all the bead stores. Making my own earwires never occurred to me until I became a member of the Creative Bead Chat...read more
I thought it was time to show some love for an often underused, if not under-appreciated color in jewelry: yellow. If you ask a group of jewelry designs and component makers what is their least favorite color to work with, odds are good the majority will say...read more
I recently reviewed Michelle Mach’s new book, Unusual Findings, in the latest issue of Bead Chat Magazine. I did really enjoy the designs and challenge to my own, sometimes conventional opinions about how findings ‘should’ be used. I decided to see if Michelle...read more
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