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13 July 2010 ~ 10 Comments

More Precious Parcels

More Precious Parcels

We have received more paper beads for the Paper Bead Trade from Hilde and Tina.  I know, that some of you is still in the process of mailing your beads, you will get your kit when I have received them.  I promised those that were early in sending their beads that I will mail their […]

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07 July 2010 ~ 23 Comments

Precious Parcels – Bead Trade Update

Precious Parcels – Bead Trade Update

I was supposed to do a tutorial on crocheting with beads (the easy way), but I  just had to interrupt today’s post (or tomorrow), I am too excited when I received these packages today from you guys!  Let me share with you the paper beads I got in the mail today, all eight of them! […]

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04 July 2010 ~ 1 Comment

Kumihimo Bracelets

Kumihimo Bracelets

Kumihimo just sounds complicated, I recently found out that it’s not.  Couple of weeks ago, I was at the San Diego Fair and happen to stop by at the San Diego Weaver’s Guild booth, check out their website it is interesting the classes and programs that they offer.  It took a whole 5 minutes for […]

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29 June 2010 ~ 6 Comments

My Paper Beads – Sanja Blagus

My Paper Beads – Sanja Blagus

Sanja is one of our readers who like me, takes pleasure in taking pictures of her finished paper beads outside, in her garden.   As you know, outside in natural day light is the best way to take photos of your jewelry.  Sanja made these paper beads out of garden magazines and they came out really […]

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21 June 2010 ~ 20 Comments

First Paper Bead Trade 2010

First Paper Bead Trade 2010

I put in First on the title of this post because I am hoping that there will be a Second and Third Paper Bead Trade for this year at least.  I am excited about this because it’s like going into a party with like minded individuals yet you don’t really have to go anywhere and […]

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03 June 2010 ~ 2 Comments

Jennifer’s Paper Beads

Jennifer’s Paper Beads

I am showcasing today Jennifer’s paper beads of paperthisandthat, she is an avid crafter and just recently discovered paper beads!  Jennifer is another Etsian, and has a shop that sells exactly paper this and that 🙂  I bought something from her shop the other day, Three Dimensional Quilling, sorry she only has one copy of […]

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31 May 2010 ~ 1 Comment

Paper Bead Flower Bib By: Gail

Paper Bead Flower Bib By: Gail

Gail Guillory is one of our local avid beaders, who also just recently discovered paper beads.  She loves the different colors and how you can just make it like any other bead but even more special. Gail was kind enough to let us feature her Flower Bib that she made to wear at the Pasadena Bead […]

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27 May 2010 ~ 1 Comment

Recycled Soda Bottles

Recycled Soda Bottles

Here’s another great way to recycle soda bottles, cut and shape them into trees!  I was amazed when I saw this sitting at a friend’s desk, he told me that his son brought it back with him from a recent visit to the Philippines.  I thought, what a neat way to recycle those plastic soda […]

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26 May 2010 ~ 11 Comments

MissWooGoo’s Paper Beads

MissWooGoo’s Paper Beads

Every now and then, I would like to share with you fellow paper bead enthusiasts that I met through Etsy – the place for all things hand made just in case you haven’t heard of etsy yet 🙂  Shelly Rhodes aka MissWooGoo.  Her etsy shop is full of really nice paper beads each one of […]

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23 April 2010 ~ 8 Comments

Made With Love From Croatia

Made With Love From Croatia

Every now and then I get emails from all over the world sharing with me their love for paper beads.  This is truly a hobby befitting ages from 9-99 🙂  Today, I would like to introduce to you Sanja Blagus, she is from Croatia and just discovered paper beads! A little bit about Sanja; she […]

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