Epic Jewellery Fail

I thought I would share my ring setting fail with you. This was my third ring stone setting, I went with a gorgeous pink stone which I pick up from my travels in Sri Lanka.

I spent hours making this ring to fail at the end, it did provide a great life lesson through NEVER HEAT UP THE STONE! I’m sure you all know this but my brain was not thinking at the time! Unfortunately the stone cracked and if now falling apart so my only hope is to find another stone exactly the same size, wish me luck!

I have had a lot of fails while making jewellery but this was so close to the finish line it makes it an epic fail!

See the photos of my silver ring setting journey below:

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Baby Shower Cake

I recently made an owl themed baby shower cake and I thought I would share it with you.

The cake was made with two log cakes, a rice crispy cake – for the nest,  Mexican modelling paste to make the cute owls and flowers, topped with a lot of icing to make it look pretty!

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I hope you like it

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New Cute Plate Designs

I have been working away trying to design new products for my Craft fairs at The Fairy Tale fair this Saturday 12th April in Brighton.

I been hand painting some cute side plates, let me know what you think of the new design.

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Candle Making

I think I have found a new love… Candle making it’s so therapeutic and fun. I paint some plain china espresso cups with ceramic paint. I melted and added the wax to the espresso cups and made cute little candles.

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New Website

Check out our new website www.lovelydeer.co.uk, it took a while but we got there in the end. After my website horrors of it deleting my content when changing the theme, I got there in the end, yay! As it’s a work in progress any feedback, good or bad would be greatly appreciated :)

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Mother’s Day Bangle

I have been busy in the workshop and creating yet another new twisted bangle, great for Mothers Day. The Solid Sterling Silver bangle is 6mm thick and has a polished finished. The bracelet is made to the standard bangle size, however this can be customized especially from you. Now for sale in our shop :)

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Have a great day!

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Craft Fair Interview

See us at the Magical Eater Fairy Tale Fair on the 12th April! See our stall holder interview on The Fairy Tale Fair Blog!
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