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Not all Sea Glass is Created Equal

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Well it is a very rainy day in Nova Scotia today. The weather systems that have plagued the Toronto area have now arrived here, albeit somewhat tamer now. But what to do on a rainy day…..bead of course! I think I’ll let Brian to the packing today, I am going to tackle the collection of … Continue reading Not all Sea Glass is Created Equal

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I See Some Sea Glass

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Well I found myself on a beautiful beach, just outside Halifax, searching for sea glass. It was the first time I had attempted to collect any and I have long admired the soft, frosted effect the sea has on scrap glass. It transforms it into a magical substance, inspiring a hundred pieces of jewelry before … Continue reading I See Some Sea Glass

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Swarovski Bicones Get Gorgeous

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Did you know…. The 5301 bicone by Swarovski is getting an overhaul! As if they were not beautiful enough, they are going to be replaced by the 5328 XILION, a copyrighted cut giving the bicone more brilliance and light reflection. Basically, where you have an edge on the 5301 (from the pointed end towards the … Continue reading Swarovski Bicones Get Gorgeous

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