Renovations are almost done

The carpentry was finished yesterday and Rosemary and the rest of the staff are already busy moving stock into our new store section. We’ll have a whole wall of Japanese seedbeads, both Miyuki and Toho, with space left for the new colours as they arrive. The wall at the back of the room already has the wire and wire-working tools neatly displayed. Base metal findings are along the wall to the classroom and silversmithing and other tools will be along the back wall. It’s still a bit dark back there, but the electrician will be here right after the 2-4 …

Cool book sharing site

I recently became introduced to a book sharing site via my hubby who is working on the facebook plugin for it. The main site has nothing to do with me/hubby however (in the interest of full disclosure) 🙂 It’s called Bookmooch, and the premise is you post books you want to give away, and create a wishlist of books you’d like to receive. It’s completely free, and the only cost to the user is your postage when sending books out.  It’s an international site, and some of you may know – many books that are published in the UK, other …