Monthly Archives: April 2010

Update: it is complete!

I’ve named her “Ophelia in the Water” due to the blues, whites and flowing lines… and a suggestion by one of my facebook fans! What do you think? Ange Advertisements

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weekend wishlist

recycled seatbelt buckle belt (i actually have one of these now) by 186shop on etsy black flutter sleeve pleated lily dress by castcouture on etsy dinnertime card by rocstardogboutique on etsy

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the making of something special…

some meticulous and difficult wire wrapping here – as I attempt to include some loops to hang gems… including AAA blue SAPPHIRE! (stunnnnnning), flawless rock crystal quartz, black spinel, pyrite (fools gold) lapis lazuli with flashes of pyrite and smoky … Continue reading

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New affordable chic….

Here are some new offerings from my ‘affordable chic’ range – simple earrings that pack a stylish punch, at a reasonable price.

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Tutorial: How to oxidise jewellery

OK, I haven’t done a tutorial in quite awhile so you’re in for a treat! If you’re not a jewellery maker, you might be interested in how some of the darker jewellery comes to be – OXIDISED! Step one… make … Continue reading

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Here are some recent listings, using some beautifully luxurious gemstones… Oxidised earrings with AAA grade faceted green amethyst Oxidised earrings with lovely faceted blue chalcedony (colour not enhanced – it IS that incredible)Shiny sterling earrings with AAA faceted green amethystSleek … Continue reading

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Reno Rumble update – the ensuite!

I’ve been slack in blogging this, so here’s a quick catchup. About 18 months ago, Josh and I bought this:Then a little over a year ago we started our massive renovation. The goal – to get ahead a little financially, … Continue reading

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