Monthly Archives: October 2009

Next up in the Sheddio…

… lavender soap.  I’m making big old batch tomorrow, the biggest batch I’ve made in ages.  I’m hoping to have some good swirl mojo.  I’ll put it up on Etsy when it is ready to go.

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Hopping Around on the Interwebs

I’ve been busy today, wrapping soap, taking pictures, putting things up on Etsy.  And Annabella has a page on FaceBook. I find this cooler weather to be very envigorating.  

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About the necklaces

I’ve looked up the mound the original necklace came from. It is called Upton Lovell G1. You can see it at this link – http://www.themodernantiquarian.com/site/5448/upton_great_barrow.html

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Three Mound Necklaces

MoundNecklaces1.jpgOriginally uploaded by AliciaGrosso Here are three more necklaces designed from the influence of the mound contents. The one on the top has Labradorites standing in for the ridged blue beads. It probably is more “authentic” looking than the other … Continue reading

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Black Rose Soap

BlackRoseSoap3.jpgOriginally uploaded by AliciaGrosso Inspired by a windy, wild and chilly day, I’ve been making these beautiful Black Rose soaps. They are scented with an ambery, woody, resinous and somewhat sweet fragrance.

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