Amy of Amybeads has a bead challenge going. She will name a color and challenge us to make a beaded creation using this color. The latest challenge is the color purple.
I decided to make a medallion. I started out with a pattern called Persian Rug by La Bella Joya. I embellished it with some Austrian crystals and seed beads. I have recently realized that I have four purple blouses but have never made any sort of purple beaded jewelry to wear with it - so this is a well-timed challenge. I may fix this so that it can be worn as either a brooch or a necklace.
Gifts from far and near - This is a scheduled post. I am out of town putting flowers on my Grandparents graves and will be back soon. Today I want to share some gifts I've receiv...
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