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Tagged With: Birgitta Lejonklou

2nd Annual Bead Hoarders Blog Hop

Welcome to the 2nd Annual Bead Hoarders Blog Hop hosted by Lori Anderson. I had great intentions for putting together lots of jewelry designs using my hoarded stash, but ran into an energy crisis. So, I had this load of beads that i wanted to manipulate into something swell, yet they remain piled on my … Continue reading »

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FLy mE tO ThE mOOn

Haven’t posted in a long while. Just busy with life. A quick view of two recent micro-macrame necklaces.                     Simple and sweet, and on the way a new home. Ceramic pendants by Birgitta Lejonklou (AngelWhisperer on Etsy.)

Categories: Ceramic Pendant, knotting, macrame, micro macrame, necklace, the beading yogini, thebeadingyogini | Tags: , , , , | 1 Comment

Bead Hoarders Blog Hop

I do admit that I hoard beads. Actually, not so much on the beads, but more so with pendants and charms. As a lampwork glass worker, I can always make beads, but ceramic pendants are a different story. Love these moon faces by Birgitta Lejonklou. Of course Buddha’s are another favorite. And, micro macrame necklaces … Continue reading »

Categories: bead, Blog, Blog Hop, Ceramic Pendant, knotting, macrame, micro macrame, necklace | Tags: , , , , | 40 Comments

Full Moon Inspiration

Recently inspired by the full moon on the 25th. Finally completed this cuff that I started last August for the 6th Bead Soup Blog Hop. This bead embroidered bracelet features a ceramic focal bead by my favorite ceramic bead artist, the talented jewelry designer Birgitta Lejonklou (AngelWhisperer on Etsy.)  

Categories: bead, Blog, bracelet, cuff, embroidered, jewelry, seed bead, the beading yogini, thebeadingyogini | Tags: , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Metal Prong Challenge

The Metal Team over at Artisan Whimsy is hosting this challenge and there is a great, free “how to” tutorial in the event that you have never tried the metal prong technique. The tutorial was put together by Staci Louise Smith. (Thanks Staci.) I haven’t done any metal prong work in quite some time, so … Continue reading »

Categories: Blog, Ceramic Pendant, challenge, earrings, jewelry, necklace, pendant, the beading yogini | Tags: , , , , , , , | 16 Comments

Celebrating Mother Earth Challenge

When I saw Birgitta Lejonklou (Create With Spirit) was having a blog hop, I knew that I must participate. Thanks B!  She creates the best ceramic pendants! We’ve done our own little swaps a few times, trading jewelry, beads and pendants. (One can never have too many beading buddies.) The theme is Celebrating Mother Earth.  … Continue reading »

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Look Here Listen Up

I made this macrame necklace a few weeks ago and I’m just getting around to taking photos. Here it is, quick and easy. That brilliant Buddha Pendant is by Swedish artist Birgitta Lejonklou (Create With Spirit). I added a few Tim Holtz metal components as a reminder to LISTEN.  

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Wild Horse Necklace BTW

Bead Table Wednesday… here’s what was on my table this week. A gift for someone, using a special pendant created by the talented Birgitta Lejonklou. Really liking those etched lampwork beads too.

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