Tag Archives: bead swap

BSBP 2017 – Bead Hoarders edition

I’m delighted to be participating in Lori’s come-back BSBP ‘Bead Hoarders’ blog hop. I was partnered with the lovely Jackie Ryan from KYDO Jewellery in the UK.  Jackie says she can’t recall where she purchased this focal bead from, but it was a US based flamework bead artist, and the gold foil is 24 ct. If anyone […]

Bead Soup Reveal

For the latest Bead Soup Blog Party I was partnered with fellow Australian Ren (aka Erin) Guest. Interestingly, we both like designing eclectic pieces and are big fans of ceramic bead artist Natalie Fletcher from Peruzi. So, it was hardly surprising that we sent each other some of our favourite Peruzi beads and focals.  Here’s […]

Bead Soup Reveal

This is my fourth Bead Soup Blog Party, and it’s been just as much fun as all the previous parties. This time around I was partnered with talented bead artist Liz DeLuca who sent me a gorgeous vibrant coloured soup…

Soup has arrived

Soup from my BSBP partner, Liz DeLuca has arrived! I just love the vibrant colours of the focal lampwork bead and the complementary beads, the design ideas are already buzzing around in my head.

Bead Soup Reveal ~ who stole my clasp?

As I write about my latest bead soup creation, the big question on my mind is: WHO stole my heart shaped toggle clasp? Check out my soup necklace and earrings and read more about the suspects to help me figure out who did it?

Bead Soup has arrived

My bead soup from my partner Tania Hagen arrived yesterday! Tania has sent me the most beautiful lampwork focal by New Zealand bead artist Bobbie Pene, which I fell in love with at first sight…