Monthly Archives: November 2010

Big Black Friday sale starts already on Wednesday!

It seems that retailers start earlier and earlier with the Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals. There are even some retailers that do a Black Friday Month! I guess everything is possible and with the economy as it is right

Big Black Friday sale starts already on Wednesday!

It seems that retailers start earlier and earlier with the Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals. There are even some retailers that do a Black Friday Month! I guess everything is possible and with the economy as it is right

Useful Links: Etsy Hacks

If you have an Etsy store and list frequently your articles, you know that the Etsy user interface can be a real pain in the … (you know what). It’s cumbersome and complicated and with every listing you have to

Useful Links: Etsy Hacks

If you have an Etsy store and list frequently your articles, you know that the Etsy user interface can be a real pain in the … (you know what). It’s cumbersome and complicated and with every listing you have to

Inspiration strikes unexpected

Maybe you know through my FB updates that I’m currently preparing lots of items for the annual Christmas Market at our girl’s preschool. Normally I sell my lampwork beads just like that and rarely make jewelry anymore, but for this

Inspiration strikes unexpected

Maybe you know through my FB updates that I’m currently preparing lots of items for the annual Christmas Market at our girl’s preschool. Normally I sell my lampwork beads just like that and rarely make jewelry anymore, but for this

It’s officially Purple & Blue day :)

I just uploaded heaps of new sets onto my webpage and also some focals. And realized that I had the blue & purple bug yesterday evening when torching. It didn’t even occur to me when I was making the beads,

It’s officially Purple & Blue day :)

I just uploaded heaps of new sets onto my webpage and also some focals. And realized that I had the blue & purple bug yesterday evening when torching. It didn’t even occur to me when I was making the beads,

Tool Time … back next Monday

I got a few emails asking about my missing “Tool Time” blog yesterday.Sorry about that. But I was just not in the mood for blogging. Kerstin, an old friend of mine died a couple of days ago. She had breast

Tool Time … back next Monday

I got a few emails asking about my missing “Tool Time” blog yesterday.Sorry about that. But I was just not in the mood for blogging. Kerstin, an old friend of mine died a couple of days ago. She had breast

Treasure Tuesday: Animals

Today (and from now on every Tuesday) I would love to feature some gorgeous beads made by the talented artists in the Fire Divas* group. This week’s selection is all about “animal” beads. Let’s start with these fabulous Tiger Stripes

Treasure Tuesday: Animals

Today (and from now on every Tuesday) I would love to feature some gorgeous beads made by the talented artists in the Fire Divas* group. This week’s selection is all about “animal” beads. Let’s start with these fabulous Tiger Stripes

Tool Time: Etching lampwork beads

I really like the “beach glass” look that can be achieved by etching lampwork beads. It gives them a matte shimmer and is a lovely contrast to the usual shiny bead look. It also seems to enhance some of the

Tool Time: Etching lampwork beads

I really like the “beach glass” look that can be achieved by etching lampwork beads. It gives them a matte shimmer and is a lovely contrast to the usual shiny bead look. It also seems to enhance some of the