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On the Fifth Day of Craftsmas . . .

. . . my true love gave to me: knitted bead wrap bracelets! Okay now before you get all wigged out, let me just tell you that you are going to see pictures of all different ones of these I … Continue reading

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“On the Fourth Day of Craftsmas . . .

my true love gave to me . . . . bead crochet bangles for the party.” Now this is a fun project! I started making these when I accumulated all these little odds and ends of “diva” yarns – ribbons, … Continue reading

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The Twelve Days of Craftsmas

I have not blogged in about six months. What up with that? Well, I just have not been inspired – all my writing has been for work lately – and no one wants to read an uninspired writer. But this … Continue reading

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Making Valentines with Downton Abbey

Did all of you spend all day – AND I MEAN ALL DAY – in front of the television yesterday watching the “Downton Abbey” season two marathon? I sure did. IT WAS HEAVEN. Started at 10:30 a.m. and aired straight … Continue reading

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Wrap Bracelets

I’ve been busy! In between business travel and trying to keep my house from becoming an utter pigsty, I’ve been deeply involved in the new “Call the Midwife” series on PBS and “Half the Sky,” a Independent Lens documentary also … Continue reading

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Memory Wire Bracelets

Sometimes it is hard to say what inspires us. I have had bracelet-sized memory wire in my bead chest for maybe 10 years. At least 10 years. I know I tried to make a few bracelets when I first started … Continue reading

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Beaded Bracelet Bonanza

Okay, remember in my last post I raved about how fun it was to teach my top-down sock class? Well, that class no has a rival in the Beaded Bracelet class I taught last weekend at K2Tog. I have been … Continue reading

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Beading Frenzy

That Lisa! Ever since she came to visit and we went to the BABE show I have been in a total beading frenzy. Sure, I’m knitting, too, but I am thinking about beads and working with beads a lot. Let … Continue reading

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Cinque Terre Bracelet

I promised I’d start blogging about the handicrafts I bought in Italy and we’ll start with this small, but really fun bracelet I bought in the Cinque Terre. Here’s a picture. I bought this bracelet for 20 Euros, about $26. … Continue reading

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