Category Archives: jewelry

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

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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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offerings…

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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stunning wire wrapped circle pendant comes to life!

This stunner of a pendant was a labour of love… and pain… and frustration. LOL! Just kidding – it was very therapeutic to do – I just didn’t realise how long it was going to take! 29 gauge wire is … Continue reading

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learnings, and new offerings…

This week I learned a new wire wrapping technique… and used it for these two pieces! Am loving the neat, yet detailed finish that wrapping the loop provides. It’s tricky to master though and my copper wire supply is now … Continue reading

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