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...didi beads. Unique one of a kind bead and silver jewelry.
Didi is the name all women go by in Nepal and means "sister".
I spent a few months there in 1988 and was awed by the different simple beautiful beads and earrings each ethnic village group of women wore. We clearly have a bond, didis -all of us, to wear beads and identify our unique selves .
Didis, sisters, all of us
Stay tuned :)

I live on acreage on bainbridge island in a quiet paradise. We have 2 bernese mtn dogs who are the soul of the place. I have a regular job as a family practice physician but love to make jewelry and am learning to work with silver as well as many sizes and shapes of beads that I've been using.
All my designs just come to me like magic and for the past year or so, a person I know comes to mind as I make it, so I've given away dozens of…

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  • Born on June 28
  • Joined December 6, 2010

Favorite materials

Silver, gem stones, Czech glass, Swarovski glass pearls, leather, custom lampwork glass beads with silver, pmc fine silver, sari silk ribbon

About

...didi beads. Unique one of a kind bead and silver jewelry.
Didi is the name all women go by in Nepal and means "sister".
I spent a few months there in 1988 and was awed by the different simple beautiful beads and earrings each ethnic village group of women wore. We clearly have a bond, didis -all of us, to wear beads and identify our unique selves .
Didis, sisters, all of us
Stay tuned :)

I live on acreage on bainbridge island in a quiet paradise. We have 2 bernese mtn dogs who are the soul of the place. I have a regular job as a family practice physician but love to make jewelry and am learning to work with silver as well as many sizes and shapes of beads that I've been using.
All my designs just come to me like magic and for the past year or so, a person I know comes to mind as I make it, so I've given away dozens of pieces to friends and family.

I'm still working on all the details... will be launching sometime in 2013.

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