Archive | June, 2015

Bestseller

24 Jun

Here is my one, and so far only, bestseller: the meal voucher holder!

A colleague asked me to make one for herself and accordingly to her personality and preferences, I came up with this… (I know, I should have ironed it before taking the photos…!)

Anyway, she said she might order other voucher-holders for Christmas as present for her colleagues…. we’ll see! 🙂

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meal voucher holder

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Inside.

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Birthday bag

23 Jun

Last week was my friend Simona’s birthday, and as the holiday season is approaching I made her this bag for going at the seaside. It is made mainly with Ikea fabric.

Birthday bag

Birthday bag

Seaside bracelet

22 Jun

I made this bracelet for a fair my friend Paola partecipated in. Apparently it didn’t have much success… just like all my other bracelets…. but I don’t care much: I like it, and that’s all. The colours of the glassbeads and the golden findings make me think of some nice place at the seaside….

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Glass beads and gold: it makes me think of summer at the seaside.

Summer Bracelet

Summer Bracelet

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cotton strings, glass beads and some golden findings.

Summer Collection 2015

3 Jun

After a long time, and very gloomy days, all of a sudden, I’ve finally found inspiration again. So yesterday, I took my beads and stones and wires and pliers off the drawers and began to work. It has been therapeutic, relaxing and rewarding too.

The inspiration came from a visit to the Festival dell’Oriente (Festival of the Orient), that took place in Milan this past long week-end. There, I also found the source of strenght to follow this inspiration: at a Japanese stall I bought some matcha tea (抹茶) that supposedly will give me energy and focus and good health.

Anyway, the bright colours of the Nepalese and Indian stalls are the concept behind this bracelet and my whole Summer Collection that is soon to come.

All the beads are stones: Korean green jade, blue jade, crystal, iolite, jasper and blue agate,

Summer Collection bracelet

Summer Collection bracelet

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