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Bead sun catchers

Bead sun catchers

These beautiful bead sun catchers look and act like stained glass but they are in fact made from melted plastic beads typical of the sort you get in children’s jewellery sets. We made these bead sun catchers whilst in the UK over the summer, when the sun hits them they glow like glass and projects … Continue reading

PYSSLA bead bowl

PYSSLA bead bowl

This bowl is made from PYSSLA beads from Ikea, it’s really simple to make but as it involves a hot oven and lots of plastic it is strictly for adults only. Bowls are just one option, you could place the beads on a baking tray in a circle to make place mats or coasters too. … Continue reading

Easy to make glass charms

Easy to make glass charms

We went to a friends house last week and she had these cute glass charms that stick to your glass, it made me think, not for the first time, how much I’d like some glass charms myself but being as frugal as I am I never want to part with my cash. So, I decided … Continue reading

Jewellery upcycle

Jewellery upcycle

This silver locket is one my grandparents bought me for my 21st, its been sat at the bottom of my jewellery box for years. It’s not that I don’t love it because I do, I just haven’t worn it, that is until this afternoon when I gave it a makeover. I was trawling through a … Continue reading