patronus

The Deep Origins of the Patronus in Harry Potter

What exactly is it?
As Professor Lupin told Harry in Prisoner of Azkaban, the Patronus is ‘a kind of Anti-Dementor – a guardian which acts as a shield between you and the Dementor.’ It’s also ‘a kind of positive force, a projection of the very things that the Dementor feeds upon – hope, happiness, the desire to survive – but it cannot feel despair, as real humans can, so the Dementors can’t hurt it.’

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seaglass

What is Sea Glass? What is Beach Glass? Beach & Sea Glass Jewelry

Want to increase your chances of happening upon some sea glass? Think like a historian. Since glass shards can take decades (or even centuries) to form into smooth, luminous artifacts, hit the beaches near old factories, Colonial-era settlements, or shipwrecks, such as Lake Erie, Pennsylvania; Gloucester, Massachusetts; or Fort Bragg, California, says S. Deacon Ritterbush, Ph.D., the author of The Beachcomber’s Odyssey. You should also have more luck after a storm or during a full moon when strong tides can stir up buried treasures.

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Ombre Pine Cones

6 Beautiful Pine Cone Crafts To Make Stunning Home Decor

A ubiquitous feature of the autumn season, the humble pine cone is often found scattered beneath the branches of the conifer tree.

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Northern Lights

Northern Lights in Iceland

When is the best time to see the Northern Lights in Iceland? Where is the best place to hunt for the auroras in Iceland, and where is the best place to see them in Reykjavík? Continue reading for an ultimate guide to hunting the Northern Lights in Iceland.

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succulents plants

Rose Succulents — They Look Like Out Of A Fairytale

Called Greenovia Dodrentalis, these succulents have curved layered petals that make the plants look just like roses. Mostly they’re found in the Canary Islands but we would say they belong somewhere in a fairy tale because of how unique and magical they look! Keep on scrolling to check out some pictures of this stunning rose-shaped succulent.

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Larimar pendant

Larimar “The Dolphin Stone”

Larimar is one of those stones that captivates you right away. Its unique bluish-green colors remind you of the ocean or sky, which is a perfect match for the place of its origin, the beautiful Dominican Republic.

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Wire Wrapped Pendant

Silver Wire Twisted Into Trees To Beautifully Frame Dazzling Stone Pendants

To accentuate the wrapped wire of the tree of life, I applied an antique finish and then polished the high areas to a bright luster.

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Make Resin Ring Out Of Real Flowers

There’s a different world inside of each resin ring. And the best part: They’re inspired by the natural beauty of great outdoors.

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Resin Bracelet

Miniature Worlds Inside Wooden Jewelry Capture The Beauty Of Nature–Flowers Frozen in Time

The designs, clearly inspired by the warm season, feature brighter colors and summery details such as flowers or sunshine, instead of snow and cold colors. Think pink flowers, blue waves, and green leaves and much more. All the wooden jewelry are handmade using fresh wood and jewelry resin, no two pieces are the same. You can purchase them in our online shop.

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