R.I.P. old bag I’ve been thinking lately about recycling. Not the environmentally conscious stuff that we should all be doing but the kind of recycling that relates to jewelry making. And no, I’m not talking about making earrings from bottle caps and old keys (although that could be fun). I’m talking about taking a pair of sharp scissors and (yikes!) dismembering a piece of jewelry for the parts. Perhaps it’s partially a reaction to the ever escalating prices for beads, but I think – “that particular necklace or bracelet may have taken many many hours to make, but what the heck, it wasn’t my greatestRead More →