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Check out my blog at www.crystalbasica.blogspot.com

When I’m out on the hunt at the local flea market or antique store with my crafty little group of friends, I can’t help but let my imagination run wild when looking through these bits and pieces of the past. I find myself holding an object and wondering about who used to own this amazing thing. I picture what they wore and how they lived. Things were different back then. Nothing went to waste. Everything they owned was a treasure. I try to respect these items and treat them with the same care the original owner would have. I have fallen in love with the mixed media craze going on here in California. I know its happening elsewhere as well. I love to incorporate these treasures into jewelry pieces, art for my home and into gifts for friends and family. I have been an “Etsyaholic” for quite a few years. I have finally decided to open up a…

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  • Female
  • Born on August 16
  • Joined September 17, 2010

Favorite materials

Beads, metals, vintage ribbons and lace, frozen charlottes, skeleton keys, bits and pieces of this and that

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About

Check out my blog at www.crystalbasica.blogspot.com

When I’m out on the hunt at the local flea market or antique store with my crafty little group of friends, I can’t help but let my imagination run wild when looking through these bits and pieces of the past. I find myself holding an object and wondering about who used to own this amazing thing. I picture what they wore and how they lived. Things were different back then. Nothing went to waste. Everything they owned was a treasure. I try to respect these items and treat them with the same care the original owner would have. I have fallen in love with the mixed media craze going on here in California. I know its happening elsewhere as well. I love to incorporate these treasures into jewelry pieces, art for my home and into gifts for friends and family. I have been an “Etsyaholic” for quite a few years. I have finally decided to open up a small little shop of my own because I have come across so many great finds that I would love to share some of them with you. Please feel free to convo me with any questions. I would be glad to give you as much info and background as I can. Enjoy these fairy finds and let the creativity commence!

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