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Kim: How a gift of Sway Silver fingerprint jewellery turned her grief into a way to serve others

A few years back, I had an interesting email come to my inbox. The man was requesting fingerprint jewellery of his children, a young daughter and his infant son that was stillborn, whose foot was captured skillfully in a plaster cast made at the hospital at birth. When he arrived at the studio with this precious memory, he was beside himself that his wife would find the keepsake was missing before he returned it. TALK ABOUT PRESSURE!!!! So many things could have gone wrong and it was a bit touch and go as the mould putty I used took its sweet time to set up on the plaster. What if the putty stuck? What if the putty pulled bits off...

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3 Reasons to Love 2017

Happy New Year! 2016 brought us some beautiful moments and broke our hearts. Here are my 3 reasons to love 2017: Peace, Love and Hope. Peace, it seems big and unachievable. In this house we are aware of all the terrible conflicts that are happening world wide. I don't shelter my kids from the reality that just is. I don't bog them down with details but we discuss the good, the bad and the ugly and when it all seems too sad, scary and negative to bear we remind each other that peace starts here. We encourage our kids to talk out their conflicts with each other and their friends. We look for different ways to solve problems and we...

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Fingerprint Jewellery for Moms of Grown Ups

An email came in with a request for a last minute appointment. It was from a man who was able, after much scheduling acrobatics, to get all of his adult siblings together at one time.  From my studio window, I watched four very different vehicles drive up my street. I saw four very different people get out of their cars. Then, I watched as they embraced each other in greeting. They were here for their Mom and nothing else was as important at that moment. ❤️  

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SUMMER BREAK TIME!

We are taking a well earned break until Labour Day! ...Family time ...Recharge time ...Creative time See you in September. Much Love, Heather

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Era Maternity, Prince Albert Saskatchewan Fingerprint Jewellery Event

Don't miss it! Sway Silver Design Representative, Amanda Detillieux, will be on location  this Sunday October 25th 2015 11 -3 at Era Maternity Prince Albert, Saskatchewan. http://www.eramaternityandbabyboutique.com/ Amanda will make fingerprint moulds of your loved ones that are present at the event  (children & adults welcome) and help you design the perfect fingerprint jewellery keepsakes.   Email Amanda Detillieux for more information.  amanda.detillieux@gmail.com www.swaysilver.ca for pricing and product details

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