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I am putting my house back together and I wanted to move this metal sculpture to make it hang higher on the wall.  I HATE when the holes are on two sides of the object instead of dead center.  Who’s brainiac idea was it to do that?  SO I came up with this GENIUS idea.  Now somebody … Continue reading

DIY Crafting / Living Room / Products / Projects

Chandelier (Part Two of Three)


This page is dedicated to making the strands to hang from my chandelier

Before I begin let me remind you that I am new to this, yes I am winging it, and no I never beaded a thing in my entire life. If you are knowledgeable about the subject PLEASE feel totally free to comment with your suggestions…Even though it might not help me with this project, it might help me in the future. I plan to do a lot of bead stuff!!

okaaaaaay…here we go


1 of each of the followings:

Design Elements Inspirations- French Riviera ($4.19), Caliente Coral ($5.59) and Glitz & Glam($5.50) http://www.jessejamesbeads.com (.74 oz each pack)
Jesse James Beads- Urban Ice Spice
Jewelry Essential Crafting Beads (550 pieces of clear 8mm beads) ($4.20)
Jewelry Essentials clear Stringing (20 yds) ($1.74) NOT the stretch kind
Jewelry Basics Findings (140 pieces) Eyepins ($3.99) http://www.cousin.com

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NOTE: I got all of my beading supplies from Hancock Fabrics and the price I quoted reflects 30% off BUT the packages had websites on them so I passed the info on to you in case you want to look around. Continue reading

Yet Another Project b4 the rest are finished…
DIY Crafting / Inspirations / Living Room / paint colors / Products

Yet Another Project b4 the rest are finished…

My neighbor, who I looked after, let me have her china cabinet and a floor lamp before she passed away.  It probably had something to do with every time I sat at the kitchen table I mentioned how much I loooved her china cabinet…It’s nothing special, I just liked it.  She said it was a … Continue reading

I Luv LUV Luv EC Lock Grip Strip Flooring!!
floors / kitchen / Products

I Luv LUV Luv EC Lock Grip Strip Flooring!!

In my kitchen I used EC LOCK floors it is a grip strip vinyl plank and everyone who has seen it thinks the floor is wood. It looks good and for the kitchen (110 sq ft) it only cost $70 but thats because I got my two boxes from a surplus warehouse. I got the Chestnut finish. In Homedepot they sell the Allure brand but it costs a little more. I had a sample of the floor I used with me and it looked exactly the same.. Continue reading