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Made a necklace for the shop this week. Probably the most elaborate jewelry piece I’ve made so far. Quite proud of it :D

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The feather was made with shrink plastic. I might make more of these, maybe with different colour chevron stripes!

And then I made this.

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The stones were gifts from a friend so this is definitely not going to the shop. But this was the first time I tried making this style of necklace and I think it worked out well, so I might make more of this too if I can find similar drilled stone chips (not sure if that’s what they’re called :S).

Also want to mention that last weekend we went to a new retro malt shop downtown! :D

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Bean and Baker! We had a vanilla malt shake, which was dreamy. They also have pies of both sweet and savory varieties, and handcrafted sodas!

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I highly recommend a visit if you’re in the neighbourhood!

This is not lately, we went there back in May, but haven’t had a chance to post these photos.

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During Doors Open Toronto we went to the Gibraltar Point Lighthouse on the Toronto Islands, which is the oldest lighthouse of the Great Lakes! (Also supposedly haunted :S) I followed the Roundograph tutorial by Photojojo to mimic photos taken by the Kodak No. 1 in the 1890s.

Here’s one with a different filter, which I also like very much.

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I also took the Diana to the lighthouse. Here is the ladder leading to the top of the lighthouse. It’s my favourite picture of the batch.

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And we reached the light of the lighthouse! :D

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Me at the foot of the lighthouse.

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And on the ferry between the island and the city.

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Happy Friday everyone! :D

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