This post is brought to you by Plaid Crafts. Anyone who knows me knows I am a girl who loves to accessorize, so when a box of gorgeous goodies from the new Martha Stewart Jewelry line recently arrived on my doorstep, I was delighted to dig right in! In my experience with Martha Stewart products from Plaid, every product is carefully and thoughtfully designed, and this versatile line of jewelry-making supplies, which is available exclusively at Michaels stores, certainly lived up to those expectations. I haven’t had this much fun dabbling in crafts in a very long time!
With the end of school next week, I have been wanting to put together a special gift for a teacher who has meant the world to our family, and she happens to adore owls. Included in my box was a silicone mold with a small opening for creating my own cabochon owl, so I used that element as a springboard for creating a sweet forget-me-not key chain to give to our teacher as a thanks for all she’s done. (more…)