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20 June 2010 ~ 11 Comments

Paper Bead Trade

Paper Bead Trade

Over the past few months I have been blessed to meet so many nice ladies who like me, enjoy more like obsessed making paper beads:)  It is habit forming of the good kind.  Wouldn’t it be nice to see and feel other people’s work?  I thought of this while trying to organize my mess at […]

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18 June 2010 ~ 1 Comment

A Leisurely Day

A Leisurely Day

What do you do when you are in one of those days when you are drained of ideas and inspiration?  When your eyes are tired from surfing the internet?  When that happens, I will spend the day doing absolutely nothing and go to the two most happiest place on earth (for me) 🙂  Barnes and […]

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17 June 2010 ~ 2 Comments

Golden Shellback’s Cuff

Golden Shellback’s Cuff

This cuff which I call the Golden Shellback’s Cuff is encrusted with shells and paper beads.  I learned about Golden Shellback when my son joined the U.S. Navy.  One of the most precious thing he brought home was the Golden Shellback Certificate which I framed and now have a special place in my home.  Wikepedia […]

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17 March 2010 ~ 11 Comments

Here’s A Little Something for Luck

Here’s A Little Something for Luck

Kayla C. whipped up something green today with a little clover leaf charm for St. Patrick’s Day.  Are you feeling lucky today?  We are giving away this cute charm bracelet made up of green petite paper beads!  All you need to do is leave me a comment on whether you believe in luck or not.  […]

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13 February 2010 ~ 8 Comments

A DIY Post Card Swap

A DIY Post Card Swap

I participated a postcard swap put together by Hanna of ihanna’s blog.  I am not much of an artist but wanted to take on the challenge, it happens to be one of my New Year’s Resolution for 2010 – learn something new and fearless crafting.  It is good sometimes to leave your comfort zone and […]

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30 January 2010 ~ 2 Comments

Trash to Treasure

Trash to Treasure

I have mentioned in passing my penchant for anything, altered, used, second hand or recycled.  I don’t think I’m being taken seriously though when I say that I’d rather wear paper beads jewelry than diamonds (a girl’s best friend right?).  My husband, ever since I discovered paper beads and how I can turn them into […]

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28 January 2010 ~ 0 Comments

What Happened at the CHA Show….

What Happened at the CHA Show….

You know what they say about what happened in Vegas, well what happened at the Craft and Hobby Association Trade Show gets to be shared and remembered.  I met so many nice people who are passionate about their crafts, got to try new products and most importantly spread the word that paper beads are not […]

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24 January 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Talented Artists at the CHA

Talented Artists at the CHA

Today, we set up our table at the Craft and Hobby Association Trade Show (CHA), can you tell we are excited?  I’ve never been to one before so forgive me If I am over enthusiastic, I will probably be talking about this for days, up until Wednesday, at least.  I was star struck when I […]

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20 January 2010 ~ 5 Comments

Paper Bead Making Party

Paper Bead Making Party

These women is taking a break from their usual daily chores and breaking the monotony of making same shape and size paper beads.  Well they decided to have a paper bead party, it seems like they cannot keep themselves away from making paper beads, but they wanted to experiment new shapes, and just having fun […]

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18 January 2010 ~ 2 Comments

We are Going to the CHA!

We are Going to the CHA!

The Craft and Hobby Association Winter Convention and Trade Show is going to be in Anaheim, California and we’re going! It was a very last minute decision but we did not want to miss the opportunity since it’s here, less than an hour from us.  We are trying to raise funds for school supplies for […]

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