Sneak Peek at Next Week

Normally, I post the sneak peek at next week on Sat. am. This week, however – I have no idea what you are going to get next week. About all I can promise at this point are some of the fabulous reproduction vintage Czech buttons. These showy, iridescent buttons are show-stoppers, for sure. It has not been what I call a productive week – due to various computer issues. I spent the better part of Thursday convincing my computer that it was NOT missing a hard drive – despite it’s opinion of the matter. I’ve dealt with downloading images from …

Buying for BeadFX

Today was the first day of the Market at Beadfest. This is the day that jewellery designers and buyers like myself do our power shopping. There are two floors of vendors here, so there was a lot to see. I headed straight to my favourite stone bead wholesalers and grabbed some of their nicest stuff before it all got picked over. So you will be able to see more Iron Zebra Jasper, Fire Agate, Rainbow JAsper, Onyx, Porcelain Jasper, Snakeskin JAsper, and Rhyolite to mention only a few. My personal fav is undyed Chrysocolla from a new find in Madagascar. …