Oops, I did it again!

Oops, I did it again! Just when you thought it was safe to go back into the bead store … I found some more stone pendants … I know, I know. You have all these good intentions, resolutions to use the beads you have, resurrect projects, … but then I go and show you this Holy Aphrodite of Labradorite-y! Is that yummy or what? Because this one, meh … heh heh heh. Not! No? How about … ? This is Shattuckite. Shattuckite is a melange of Chrysocolla, Azurite and Malachite, with a soupçon of copper-bearing Cuprite. For those of us …

OOAK Stone Pendants / Still 10% off

On your marks Get set Go! First out of the gate are these stunning Labradorite pendants – running neck and neck is this amazing shield pendant and this stunning circle pendant. Hard on their heels, the slightly smaller Marquise eye and the amazingly colored rectangle. Look at them go! Galloping away in second position – some gorgeously green Malachite – my money is on the third one to take an early lead. Drifting along behind them, because anything with this soft and ethereal color can hardly be said to be racing, is Larimar from the Caribbean. If you want to …

More OOAK Stone, New Gift ideas, Resin Pans, Vintage Glass Cabs

Big update this week – 90 new items! We have some more of the one-of-a-kind stone pendants for you this week. This is a nice way for you to get something unique, without actually having to go out for it. Which is not to say you aren’t welcome at the store, but realistically – most of you can’t get here. These two strands of Tigereye, for instance. Stunning. The beads are not what you’d call consistent – some more rounded, some fatter, etc. But the quality, the colour! So you can use the beads individually or tie them together with …

Savage Lampwork & Other Sweet Stuff

Lampwork focal beads by Carol Ann Savage. An artist who, if you were looking for a word to describe her work – Savage is about the last word you would pick. However, her skills are savage. The result is sweet, but the talent is fierce. I encourage you to check out her work and nab yourself a piece. Like many artists – she may do something similar, but it will never be the same, so if you like, buy it before someone else does! Bracelet Blanks Bracelet Blanks for Stamping. New choices in wide, skinny, tapered and colours. From plain …

OOAK – One of a Kind

One of a kind items. We know that it doesn’t make a lot of sense from a business perspective to put “One of a Kind” items on the website. We know that people shop on other sites – like etsy – for one of a kind items. But we also know that you trust us, and some of you like to get all your stuff in one place. And gosh darn it – we live in a big country, and it’s not possible for all of you to get to the store. 😉 Plus, our buyer is a genius. So, …