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A Design a Day – Day 167

The bracelet I designed for today was inspired by the top I was wearing – a silk fine-gauge knit with black and white print interspersed with several red and fuchsia splashes of delicately sequined roses: The top has “bracelet” sleeves (3/4 length), so this design would be a smashing way to accessorize it.  For now, […]

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A Design a Day – Day 71 (A Thanksgiving Week Tribute to Those I Love)

Today’s charm is dedicated to my soul-mate, my husband Andy: I’ve naively wondered why my husband is a Pisces when he’d rather be eating meat than fish; furthermore, water, whether it be for swimming or showering, has to be precisely a certain temperature before he’ll even test it with his little toe.   Since he didn’t […]

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A Design a Day – Day 70 (A Thanksgiving Week Tribute to Those I Love)

This charm is dedicated to my father, Gil, who also happens to be celebrating his birthday today.  I designed the charm as a top since my Dad has a fabulous collection of spinning top toys: My father, who often comes across as very serious (degrees in law and music, a European upbringing, and years spent […]

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A Design a Day – Day 68 (A Thanksgiving Week Tribute to Those I Love)

Today’s charm is dedicated to my sister, Marta: My sister has traveled the world, seems to survive any difficult situation she encounters, has an uncanny knack for picking up not only the customs but the specific accents of different regions, and is fluent in three languages.  Some people say we look like twins; others, that […]

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