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Forum: Beadwork 10-17-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 6,274
Posted By BeadinGranny
I don't think jumping to the conclusion...

I don't think jumping to the conclusion immediately that someone is going to steal someone else's patterns is right. Stuff like that is mostly why I seldom come here to this forum.

But to the...
Forum: General Crafts 10-17-2014, 05:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,019
Posted By BeadinGranny
I know this is an old thread but I came back to...

I know this is an old thread but I came back to it and read it again and I see I must not have read the whole thing at that time. I didn't mean the Dine' use a "rat" in their hair. They don't, I'm...
Forum: Beadwork 10-13-2014, 08:50 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,161
Posted By BeadinGranny
I know this is an older thread, but I wanted to...

I know this is an older thread, but I wanted to share that, for those who don't know, Baker Bay Beads has a really big selection of 15 hex beads. I hadn't noticed them on other sites so much but...
Forum: Beadwork 05-28-2013, 04:23 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,796
Posted By BeadinGranny
I like Baker Bay Beads. Fortunately they're not...

I like Baker Bay Beads. Fortunately they're not far away so I can go there.

Welcome to Baker Bay Bead Co's Bead Store and Supply! (http://bakerbaybeads.com)

For Tohos I use Bobby Beads. You...
Forum: Beadwork 05-28-2013, 04:18 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,161
Posted By BeadinGranny
Baker Bay Beads has a great variety of colors in...

Baker Bay Beads has a great variety of colors in Charlotte 11's for anyone looking for them.

bakerbaybeads.com
Forum: General Crafts 12-22-2011, 08:00 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,019
Posted By BeadinGranny
The padding people are talking about from the...

The padding people are talking about from the 40's was called a "rat". My grandmother's sister used to use one.
Forum: Beadwork 07-10-2010, 11:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 978
Posted By BeadinGranny
Oh my gosh! That's doing it the hard way, for...

Oh my gosh! That's doing it the hard way, for sure! LOL I've had to use a pair of pliers sometimes to get a needle through the hide but never tried using my teeth.
Forum: Pow Wow Talk 07-09-2010, 07:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,610
Posted By BeadinGranny
I was just reading a news article online this...

I was just reading a news article online this morning and in the next city over from us, where there are a lot of known sex offenders, a 16-year-old boy was arrested for rape of a 5 year old child...
Forum: Beadwork 07-09-2010, 07:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 978
Posted By BeadinGranny
I don't use a thimble because no matter how hard...

I don't use a thimble because no matter how hard I try to remember, whichever finger I put a thimble on, then I'll use another finger to try to push the needle. :confused_ I've just built up a...
Forum: Beadwork 05-23-2010, 02:53 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 9,186
Posted By BeadinGranny
If it were me, the part I'd want to simplify is...

If it were me, the part I'd want to simplify is the center of the rose. There are too many little tiny parts there to get good detail if you're using 11's, for instance. If you're using smaller...
Forum: Beadwork 05-14-2010, 09:30 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 9,186
Posted By BeadinGranny
I don't know how much you paid for your Nymo but...

I don't know how much you paid for your Nymo but there might be cheaper places to buy it. There are lots of online bead stores with good deals on all your beading supplies.

See if you can find a...
Forum: Beadwork 05-09-2010, 12:50 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 9,186
Posted By BeadinGranny
You asked what thread. I answered everything but...

You asked what thread. I answered everything but that, it looks like.

I like Silamide a lot, but Nymo is good, too, and cheap and strong. There's a new stuff called Fireline that I'm hearing...
Forum: Beadwork 05-05-2010, 04:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,473
Posted By BeadinGranny
Honestly, though, for the best quality beads I...

Honestly, though, for the best quality beads I like Baker Bay Beads. Their prices aren't dirt cheap but they're not outrageously expensive, either. They've got a website and they're very honest to...
Forum: Beadwork 05-05-2010, 04:23 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 9,186
Posted By BeadinGranny
My youngest daughter brought me a few scraps of...

My youngest daughter brought me a few scraps of pool table felt left over when one of her friends re-felted his pool table and that stuff is great to bead on. Unfortunately, she only brought me...
Forum: Beadwork 05-05-2010, 03:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,278
Posted By BeadinGranny
You know, I don't actually know if what I do is...

You know, I don't actually know if what I do is meditate, now that I'm thinking about it. I just think about it a lot before I go to sleep when it's real quiet in the house. Is that meditating? I...
Forum: Pow Wow FAQ's 05-05-2010, 03:27 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 27,520
Posted By BeadinGranny
I didn't see between2worlds' post before I...

I didn't see between2worlds' post before I posted, but I see they've said pretty much the same as I've said.
Forum: Pow Wow FAQ's 05-05-2010, 03:20 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 27,520
Posted By BeadinGranny
I'm not totally sure of this so maybe I shouldn't...

I'm not totally sure of this so maybe I shouldn't say it, but I think if I were to go to a mixed powwow that wasn't a specific tribe's event, I wouldn't want to bring anything of owl to it because...
Forum: Beadwork 05-05-2010, 03:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,278
Posted By BeadinGranny
Wow, I'll bet those are really cute! The little...

Wow, I'll bet those are really cute! The little tiny ones at Baker Bay were about that expensive, too.

I don't have any grandsons that little anymore but when the great-grandsons show up, if...
Forum: Beadwork 05-05-2010, 03:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,278
Posted By BeadinGranny
Thanks everybody! OlderNightHawk, I do...

Thanks everybody!

OlderNightHawk, I do meditate on what I'm making. I can't make anything till I do that and the design comes to me. People I make for don't seem to understand that that's a...
Forum: Beadwork 05-04-2010, 07:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,278
Posted By BeadinGranny
Belt Buckles--how big is too big?

Yesterday I went up to Baker Bay for some supplies I needed and before I left, seeing I had a few dollars left (can't leave a bead store with any money, after all) I thought I'd get a belt buckle and...
Forum: Beadwork 05-04-2010, 07:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,091
Posted By BeadinGranny
I really appreciate your help. I just noticed...

I really appreciate your help. I just noticed that I also have an 8-in wide loom. I don't have any particular project in mind for something really wide yet, but I can feel the urge coming on. Know...
Forum: Beadwork 05-03-2010, 09:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,091
Posted By BeadinGranny
Yes, that does help a lot! I'm going to try it. ...

Yes, that does help a lot! I'm going to try it. I'll let you know how I do. :regular_s
Forum: Smoke Dance 05-02-2010, 08:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,586
Posted By BeadinGranny
I'm chiming in a little bit late here but I still...

I'm chiming in a little bit late here but I still think---even if you couldn't get permission to pay someone---that you should try to find someone who would be willing to come and speak to the kids...
Forum: Beadwork 05-02-2010, 07:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,588
Posted By BeadinGranny
I always recommend Baker Bay Beads. They have a...

I always recommend Baker Bay Beads. They have a new website now and tons of great beads. Huge selection. They sell at powwows all over the Pacific NW and they're very quick to ship, honest and...
Forum: Beadwork 05-02-2010, 06:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,242
Posted By BeadinGranny
Do you include charlottes when you say cuts? ...

Do you include charlottes when you say cuts? Because Baker Bay has three pages of colors of them and they're $5.50 a hank. You may get an online discount or a quantity discount in addition to that....
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