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  • Walmart Canada Celebrates National Craft Month

    March is National Craft Month

    March is National Craft Month and there's no better time to start on new projects or discover a new talent. Walmart Canada, in cooperation with the Craft and Hobby Association and cre8time.org, is encouraging people of all ages to get involved in the craft movement. Join in on the fun start sharing your progress on cre8time.org.

     Tatiana Stretch BraceletsAs you can tell, National Craft Month has become an international celebration, making a personal connection with those who teach and share their experience with others. When a group gathers together to create something, there's an unmistakable energy that's both motivating and fun. ...

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  • Welcome Spring With New Asymmetrical Styles

    Dannijo Asymmetrical Necklace

    Not everything in life has to be a balancing act, including your jewelry! The latest Spring styles are all about asymmetry and finding creative ways to wear your accessories. The Dannijo rhinestone stunner that Mindy Kaling is wearing in the picture above is just one of many styles that will have you rethinking your designs. There are various techniques, such as creating a large off-centered knot or combining long and short tassels, that will add interest to your jewelry.

    Many people find that creating an asymmetrical piece of jewelry by hand is more challenging than they had anticipated. The necklace ...

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  • St. Patrick's Day Symbols of Luck and Good Fortune

     Lucky Charms

    St. Patrick's Day is right around the bend and you need to be sure that you have your "lucky charms" to start off the year with a positive stride. Here is a quick rundown of items that many believe possess an influence to enhance one's luck:

    Four-Leaf Clover

    Four-leaf clovers are as synonymous with St. Patrick's Day decorations as a leprechaun with his pot o' gold. Shamrocks have three leaves and it is often said that the rolling green hills of Emerald Isle in Ireland contain more four-leaf clovers than anywhere else. The "luck of the Irish" bestows each ...

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Jewelry Techniques: Split Rings

In this video you'll see how easy it is to utilize split rings in your jewelry making!

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