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Button Braid Video

A big thank you to everyone who has watched my YouTube videos. The first two were uploaded on Monday and the third was uploaded today. I have received some lovely comments and lots of encouragement and I am very grateful for all of that. A lot of effort has gone into the making of these […]

Exciting News! Brand new YouTube videos.

I have been very busy over the last few weeks working on some videos for YouTube. I am often asked to produce video tutorials and I know that many people would find them useful, particularly those who are visual learners. I have decided that the best approach would be to offer these videos on YouTube […]

Great New Prumihimo Kit

Mystic Moons kumihimo

The grey skies of January and February in the Northern Hemisphere need a bit of sparkle, so how about this beautiful bracelet? This is the result of a great collaboration between me and my great friend, Jamie North. I do not currently offer kits for sale on my website, but I know that many people […]

Frequently Asked Questions

I have finally put together a page of frequently asked questions for my Prumihimo disk. It has been on my ‘to do’ list for months and I have asked for and received lots of input from frequent users of my disk, but I just didn’t get round to putting it all together. I hope people […]

Happy New Year – New Year Resolutions

Happy New Year to you all and thank you very much for all the support and encouragement you have given me over 2016. It has been a very exciting year for me with the success of my Prumihimo disk and the publication of my book. I have had great fun developing new designs for my […]

Happy Hearts for the holidays!

Although Christmas is fast approaching it is not too late to make up a set of these adorable happy heart decorations for the Christmas tree. They are very quick to make up and you can use up odds and ends from your stash to customise the design. This ornament is made on the Prumihimo disk […]

Farewell Jewellery Maker

After two and a half years as a Guest Designer with Jewellery Maker TV I have decided to stand down to allow myself more time to persue other activities. I have very much enjoyed my time with JM, so it was with some reluctance that I came to this decision, but at the same time […]

Demonstrating on live TV

Actors are warned never to work with animals or children. Perhaps TV demonstrators should be warned not to work with tiny, glass seed beads! They certainly fought back when I tried to sew them into some sort of order on my most recent appearance on Jewellery Maker TV. The first difficultly is that I have […]