I had my second jewelry fabrication class on Saturday and I think I'm in love. Soldering and bezel setting are totally easier than I thought and I actually made something that I really like! Not surprisingly, it's labradorite, and it's quite large...
Plans are in motion to get a metal working area set up in the garage so I can do this stuff at home whenever I can find the time. Yay!!!
Yesterday I went to a local gem show and found several beautiful cabs; my current favorite is this gorgeous piece of watermelon tourmaline. I'll probably make a ring out of it similar to the one above.
And just in case you've been wondering what the latest must-have fashions for fall are for the toddler set, here's what's hot according to Mr. Carlos:
Doesn't he look like he's strutting down a catwalk?