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Monday, December 19, 2011

Playing with beads

I used to play around with beads a lot a few years ago. Before I started card making, crocheting and knitting. But once and again I get my bead boxes out and make something. A long time ago, I made my mum a bracelet. She wanted me to add something to it, but I decided I didn't like it as it was anymore, and started all over. I like it more now, I only have to make it a little wider to actually fit my mum. That's the problem with me, small hands, skinny wrists and big head - not always easy to make things for others and actually make them fit!


Mum also wanted me to make her a brown necklace, and the choice of beads was easy enough. I love these stones, I think they are called Tiger Eye or something like that. This time I made it big enough. I love the toggles I used, they are both pretty and easy to use. 


I actually have a few more things to show you, but I don't have the time right now, which means you'll probably hear from me again soon. If I find the time between all the Christmas preparations that still are to be done...

5 comments:

  1. it is indeed Tiger eye..and the necklace is lovely...hope you aren't too busy to enjoy all the fun..

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  2. Jättefint!
    jag har samma "problem" små händer och stort huvud haha, blir svårt ibland att prova ut när det jag gör ska vara till någon annan.
    God fortsättning!
    Kram/Matte

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  3. Happy New Year dear Nilla....hope you are well and busy making some lovlies for us to see...take care and stay warm!!
    xx

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