In praise of rusty things

Thought I’d post a quick share before I start trying to get my house in order for Christmas. While…ahem, procrastinating on said cleaning, I came across a beads baubles and jewels segment with Mary Hettmansperger. She shows off her organic style of jewelry while discussing patina’s and rust.  For those of you like me, who do not get Beads, Baubles and Jewels – it seems that quite a few of the segments are available on youtube!

New Stuff!

The 12 Projects of Christmas On the first day of Christmas, I started am-bish-us-ly to wire-wrap a partridge in a pear tree On the second day of Christmas, I started am-bish-us-ly knitting two socks, And put aside the unfinished pear tree On the third day of Christmas, I started am-bish-us-ly three batches of cookies, knitting two socks, And glared at the unfinished pear tree On the fourth day of Christmas, I started am-bish-us-ly Writing Christmas cards, ate up half the cookies, unravelled one sock, And accidentally sat on the pear tree On the fifth day of Christmas, I started am-bish-us-ly …