Crafting Updates!

A lot has happened since my last post in April, 2015. I developed some serious chronic pain issues that have hopefully, finally been resolved by a recent surgery. I am now trying to get back into the swing of things, but have been brainstorming on what those "things" should look like. A few years ago, … Continue reading Crafting Updates!

Tutorial: How to Make a Bird’s Nest Necklace

Adorable, simple, and so much fun to customize, these little bird's egg nest necklaces have become some of my most popular pieces at Cinnamon and Silver Jewelry. Back in May, I was commissioned to do a set of these cute little necklaces for a bride. She is an ornithologist (one who studies birds), and her … Continue reading Tutorial: How to Make a Bird’s Nest Necklace

The Magic of Memory Wire Demo: A Great Tool for those who Struggle with Traditional Clasps

First Craft Show

The Silver Swashbuckler and I have been beading, gluing, wire-wrapping, and putting last-minute touches on projects like crazy to be prepared for our first craft show in two weeks! We recently expanded our bead selection (read: Princess Cinnamon went shopping for shiny objects) and we've created 5 new necklaces, two pairs of earrings, and two … Continue reading First Craft Show