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We were on a train

Yesterday we took the Downeaster to Portland for a day trip - one last summer outing before school starts. As is my tradition on trains, I spent the train ride making shinies and gave some of them away to anyone who expressed interest in what I was doing - I...

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Wedding jewelry: Karoline

This commission project was a number of years ago (hence the terrible photos) but it's still one of my favorites.  Karoline was originally going to wear a lavender silk dress, and asked for fairy-colored leaves. Because she wasn't sure how she wanted the necklace to look, I opted to design...

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productive painsomnia

Painsomnia and accidental pain med withdrawal for the third night in a row = gave up on trying to sleep at 4 am, went downstairs, and filled up the gifties box. I really like how some of these turned out! I'm using up odds and ends of beads, so they're...

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mischief managed

Saturday morning I spent a while hanging out downtown at the Concord Arts Market with my friend Ben, who gave me a handful of chainmaille pieces and asked me to wirewrap them. Most stayed with him, and I'm looking forward to seeing what he does with them, but here's what...

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Summer Flash Sale!

I uploaded item #1000 last night, and when I went to put away this week's work, I discovered that my inventory bins are quite literally overflowing.  See that blue box in the middle? That's the stuff I can't fit into the inventory bins. Let's take a closer look:   Summer...

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