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Category Archives: Bead/Fiber Combination

Tapestry Mirrix Loom Accessory Bag

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The title sounds like we have a new product but we don’t.  We have a new suggestion for a product you should make on your Mirrix Loom for you.  Just for you.  The big season of gift giving is over
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3 Oscar Trends for Weaving Inspiration!

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My favorite part of any awards show is the red carpet. I love to see the dresses, the jewelry and the hairstyles. Last night I noticed that beads were a big part of many Oscar looks and I decided to
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Craftsy Class

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  It was two and a half years ago that Elena and I headed off to Colorado to make our Craftsy class.  Although there was a huge amount of preparation before hand and I nearly had a nervous breakdown making
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A little silk obsession

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I can’t seem to stop weaving silk (which, by the way, is on sale until that big day with a heart involved). But lately the finishing is as much fun as the weaving.  I’ve showed you this one before, but this time
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Making something really cool out of a warp failure

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I have been on a roll weaving hand-painted silk into tapestry cuffs that are backed with ultra-suede and trimmed with beads.  It’s fun, it’s relaxing and I love the final product.  All good things. This weekend I warped up my
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Silk and Mirrix Loom

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This is what I made.  They took longer than I thought they would but hey I was in the mood for some slow-tapestry (isn’t that kind of redundant!).  I wove both of these on the same warp so I couldn’t
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Claudia’s Craftsy Class

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It seems like forever ago that Elena and I went to Colorado to create  the “Bead & Tapestry Cuff Bracelet” class.  It was both difficult and exciting.  The Craftsy people were wonderful and held my hand very well.  Elena sat
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The Perfect Gift for a Pampered Pooch

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If you’re anything like me, your dog is pretty much the center of your universe. We spoil our little Sam (left) in every way possible. That’s why when Claudia (Mirrix’s President) came up with a fiber and bead dog collar, I
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Trim Your Tree

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Suddenly, it feels like the holidays. Snow is falling in parts of the country and Christmas tree lots are popping up everywhere. Regardless of what holiday/s you celebrate, it’s hard to deny that magical feeling in the air. All this
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The Final Installment of the Silk Smart Phone Case

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At last, I have finished the Silk Smart Phone Case.  And I am a little sad.  I really enjoyed the process and need to move swiftly on to a new one.  I loved the finishing once it was off the
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