Thank you to all my followers, new and not-so-new

Even in these uncertain times, when every aspect of our lives has evolved or been dramatically catapulted into a new norm unthinkable a year ago, bloggers and their followers are holding on. Grasping at straws – or holding on out of sheer bloody-mindedness – it doesn’t matter. What is important is that we can be…

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Colours of Me: a poem

I have spent much time recently working on jewellery projects. It relaxes me and recharges flagging batteries. My latest design was a rainbow-hued bracelet that features an artist’s palette. I got thinking about myself and the colours that reflect who I am. Unique palette, colours of me, Passions in red – creativity; Deep pool visions,…

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I’ve had a moving experience: check it out

Having decided I had just too many strands to my marilynunmasked blog, I have just launched a secondary site to feature my hand-made creations and my features on eco-friendly issues. I’ve posted my first Valentine Day themed jewellery set, a necklace and earrings set in lilac, rose quartz, and sterling silver. As befits the day…

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Shop listing: Autumn bracelets ready for Fall

Today I added four bracelets to my Folksy Shop: three in warm colours with a definite Autumn/Fall theme; the other in black bedecked with silver charms just right for Hallowe’en fright night! Wild Autumn Stag plaited leather bracelet / choker; Wild Autumn deer plaited leather bracelet / choker; Copper crown leather bangle: Things that go…

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Shop listing: Libra bracelet

Moving towards the end of September and it’s officially Autumn / Fall / Spring depending on where you are in the World.However you name it, Librans are in the ascendant. This month I am posting my Libra bracelet. I’m interested in astrology from the point of view of character being akin to astrological birth sign…

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Autumn Marketplace

One week to go to the Autumn Equinox. The official first day of Autumn. Apologies at this point: for Autumn please read Fall. This is the Season when nature wraps itself in fire colours as if in readiness for cooler days and colder nights. Berries are jewel-bright on bushes and trees; bright green leaves mellow…

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