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  1.  Testing New Frit Blends

    At the moment my bead addiction is frit swirly beads. Frit swirly beads are such good fun to make and the results are often amazing.
    Here are some beads made with new frit blends that I have been testing.
    new frit blends e sized 300 new frit blends g sized 300 frit beads b sized 300 frit beads a sized 300

    New Frit Blends


    All of these beads have been made with frit swirled with clear glass

    Carrot Cake swirls of orange, red and earth tones.

    Moon Walk swirls of purple, green and earth tones Jungle Juice swirls of yellow/green and earth tones Margarita swirls of turquoise and yellow/green
    new frit beads 1h sized new frit beads 2 j sized new frit beads 3d sized new frit beads 4a sized
    Lily Pond swirls of transparent green, blue and yellow 
     Grasshopper swirls of greens and cream  Carousel swirls of pinks, purples and peaches Nutmeg swirls of browns and creams
    new frit beads 8d sized new frit beads 5a sized new frit beads 12e sized  new frit beads 9b sized
    Tapestry swirls of green, purple and earth tones Cool Water swirls of turquoise and green Sundance swirls of orange and yellow  
    new frit beads 10c sized new frit beads 11b sized new frit beads 7 sized  
  2. Some more Gaffer frit colours are due in the end of next week and will be on the website next weekend.  

    Transparent Colours: Brilliant Ruby, Gold Topaz, Copper Blue, Steel Blue, Jade Green, Olive Green, Emerald Green, Forest Green, Sargossa Green, Citron, and Cherry Red.

    Opaque Colours: Ivory, Duck Egg White, Cream, Weimaraner Brown, Pigeon Grey, Violet, Lavender, Pale Blue, Stratus Blue, Pistachio Green, Carmine, Chocolate, Diablo Red, Ferrari Red, Chilli Red, Orange, Taxi Cab Yellow, and Phil’s Grey.

  3. New Reichenbach rods and frit have just arrived.

    new frit sized

    Rods

    Enamel White, Apple yellow, Crown Yellow, Pea Green, Opal Sky Blue, Opal Light Blue, Pastel Blue, Lapis Blue, Cherry Red Extra, Strawberry, Opalescent Light Blue, Opal Olive Green, Light Beige, New Blue, Opal Blue Grey, Pastel Green and Light Yellow. 

    Frit

    Vanilla, Opal Blue Grey, Crystal, Sari Blue, Brilliant Ruby, Isar Green, Isar Blue, Apple Yellow, Opal Light Green, Pea Green, Pastel Blue, Opal Pigeon Blue, Plum Blue, Mandarin, Curry, Imperial Red, Opalescent Light Blue, Opal Olive Green, Opal Olive Brown, Opal Blue Grey, Rich Grey, White Smoke, Sienna Brown, Mocca, Mustard Yellow, Coffee Brown, Moccasin, Lipstick Red and Blue Green. 

  4. New Reichenbach rods and frit on there way - lots on different colours to be added to the website, as soon as they are here I will post a message. Below are some of the new colours that are coming:

    Rods: Enamel White (could only get 5-7mm diameter rods), Apple yellow, Crown Yellow, Pea Green, Opal Sky Blue, Opal Light Blue, Patel Blue, Lapis Blue, Cherry Red Extra, Strawberry, Opalescent Light Blue, Opal Olive Green, Light Beige, New Blue, Opal Blue Grey, Pastel Green and Light Yellow. Also some restocking of sold out rods.

    Frit: Vanilla, Opal Blue Grey, Crystal, Sari Blue, Brilliant Ruby, Isar Green, Isar Blue, Apple Yellow, Opal Light Green, Pea Green, Pastel Blue, Opal Pigeon Blue, Plum Blue, Mandarin, Curry, Imperial Red, Opalescent Light Blue, Opal Olive Green, Opal Olive Brown, Opal Blue Grey, Rich Grey, White Smoke, Sienna Brown, Mocca, Mustard Yellow, Coffee Brown, Moccasin, Lipstick Red and Blue Green. Also some restocking of sold out frit.