Tag Archives: Leather

Create Your Own Badge With Leather and Beads

Earlier this year we shared some images of the “make and take” project John Bead presented at the winter trade shows.  These leather and bead badges were very popular so we are sharing our step by step with you. Color … Continue reading

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Creativity on The Catwalk Show – The Global Jet-Setter Look

Our Global Chic product line was beautifully captured in this picture from the “Creativity on the Catwalk” fashion shows in the UK last month at CHSI Stitches. (Photo from CHSI) Our Creative Director, Fernando DaSilva designed an “out of the … Continue reading

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A Fabulous Mix of Leather Colors!

  Take a look at the new color collection in our leather program.  These 8 x10 soft leather sheets will provide you with color for all the seasons. Aurora Red, Black, Brown, Black Pearl, Blue Moon, Cobalt Blue, Expresso, Light … Continue reading

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Dazzle-it Leather Scissors

Do you work with leather? Dazzle-it now has alloy steel scissors which are ideal for leather work and other hand crafts.

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Kumihimo With Many Types of Stringing Material

My agate slab pendant is the inspiration for this kumihimo cord made with rattail, hemp, suede lace and cotton waxed cord. The colours in the pendant are just stunning. I gathered all the stringing material that would highlight the colours … Continue reading

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Shamballa Bracelets

It seems as though everyone is sporting a knotted bracelet these days.  The “shamballa bracelet” is the reference I have been seeing in fashion articles.  I found in my research that shamballa can be spelled differently and for some people … Continue reading

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