Neutral Delicas Revisited

posted: Sunday, 31st March 2019

A busy beading evening and I'm enjoying returning to these Delicas which make up part of the My Favourite Delicas 8 - Neutrals set that I sell and return to again and again.

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Cate Revisited

posted: Saturday, 30th March 2019

Do you remember this blast from the past?

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Macramé Mirror Class

posted: Tuesday, 26th March 2019

A fun evening with London Craft Club making a macramé mirror.

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Dior Again

posted: Monday, 25th March 2019

I couldn't resist a return trip to the Dior exhibition at the Victoria & Albert Museum and it was just as good the second time around.

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Yoga Retreat 2019

posted: Saturday, 23rd March 2019

After the amazing yoga retreat I went on last year I couldn't wait to go back again and am so happy to be here.

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Crystal Cages

posted: Friday, 22nd March 2019

I love this 'Crystal Cages' project from Rivoli Beadwork as not only do the bezels look great, whether individual or multiple joined together, but they work up quickly and just use a 14mm Rivoli and a sprinkle of cylinder beads such as Delicas, Treasures or Aikos.

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Institute Of Primal Colour

posted: Thursday, 21st March 2019

A fun evening filled with colour at the Institute of Primal Colour where we learned about colour and our eyes... and it ended with a cocktail. Is there a better way to spend an hour?

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Slanted Bracelet From Rivoli Beadwork

posted: Tuesday, 19th March 2019

I always love combining geometric beadwork with sparkle and over the past decade have done lots of experimenting in how to turn round Rivolis into triangles and was pleased to share the technique and multiple projects in my book Rivoli Beadwork.

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Bread And Butter

posted: Monday, 18th March 2019

I've long been a fan of making my own bread & butter so when I heard that Honey & Co were hosting Butter Culture for a talk about their book, and a tasting of some recipes from it, I booked a ticket as soon as I could.

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Swarovski Crown Stones #1201

posted: Sunday, 17th March 2019

One of the most common supplies I am asked questions about is the 27mm Swarovski Crown Stone #1201 so I thought I would write a blog about them.

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