Category Archives: Treasure Necklace

‘They Aren’t Alike’ and Other Treasure Necklace Truths

Treasure Necklaces with Vintage African Trade Beads What if one necklace or a pair of necklaces started you on a new path of design and appreciation and the process you broke your own set of limiting beliefs? The “seed bead … Continue reading

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Plan Your Treasure Necklace Today

“Treasure Necklace” conjures up different images for each of us. For me, the treasure necklace introduced me to the wondrous world of beading and I’ve been beading ever since. (link to post) Nothing compares with the joy of wearing and … Continue reading

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Three Reasons to Make a Treasure Necklace

If you enjoy creating jewelry, build a treasure necklace, a cherished, over-the-top, drop-dead gorgeous piece of jewelry. It may change your life as it did mine. Although, a multitude of reasons justify gathering, assembling and presenting your treasures, these three come … Continue reading

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Pearl Reflections Help Create Special Necklace

Pearls don’t lie on the seashore. If you want one, you must dive for it. –Chinese proverb There’s no treasure like friendship and frequently my bead box causes me to think of friends. That is no surprise, given how many of … Continue reading

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Wear Whimsey and Watch for Smiles

As a follower of this blog you know I love my studio time and relish creating any form of treasure necklace. What a blast to play with objects of meaning to you. Treasure necklaces come in all sizes, shapes and … Continue reading

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Before and After Treasures

“You’ve got some of these in your drawer!” If you’re like me, you’ve forgotten about some of your special jewelry pieces: charm bracelets from an earlier time, necklaces gifted to you; heirlooms from family and so on. These items may be locked in … Continue reading

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Before and After, A Treasure Necklace Story

In my haste to create, I frequently overlook the “before.” It’s not always in my nature to take a picture of starting materials. (In my enthusiasm with a project, I sometimes even forget to take a picture of completion!) How … Continue reading

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A Treasure Necklace Frames Your Thoughts

Your most precious memories live in a treasure necklace and the necklace lives to frame your thoughts forever. Whether you gather objects on your travels or throughout your lifetime, or find charms to represent your thoughts, a treasure necklace is … Continue reading

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Salud! Treasure Necklace, THE Ultimate Memory Marker

Memory Makers: Big birthdays, especially big “0” birthdays Extended family get-togethers High school reunions Deep conversations with best friends Few things give me greater pleasure than combining my passion for beading with a client’s best memories to create a Treasure … Continue reading

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Memory Morphs into Meaningful Wearable

Appointments to play beads frequently lead to unexpected delight. It happened this week when a treasure necklace appointment took a fortuitous turn. Pat fingered her pendant with obvious caring and respect, commenting: “This was her only nude.”   She told … Continue reading

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