I have just come across a very interesting free newsletter called Home Jewelry Business Success Tips. I saw a mention of it in an article on Jewelry Lessons (my favorite source for ideas, information, and jewelry-making tutorials.) Fire Mountain Gems, in January, and got about 30 different strings of beads (glass, stone, and pearls), for $1.00 each. That, alone, makes it worth being signed up for their newsletter. I can make these pieces basically for the cost of my time, and I am doing it for the love of my dear Mom, so that is not an issue.
I’ll post pictures as I make them.
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