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JORD Watch Giveaway

Got time? Let me tell you about an amazing company that I had the pleasure of working with recently. My very good IG friend Lindsay from @bundlehandmade posted on her feed about this watch she’d been drooling over from a company called JORD. I stalked them a bit, and soon was drooling myself. Meet JORD – a company who is known worldwide for their incredible timepieces made from natural woods. Sound familiar? BQueen has the same principles – all natural woods found around the world modified for a unique product. JORD uses woods like zebrawood, walnut, purpleheart, and ebony – all of which have come across the lathe of BQueen as well. Their use of wood is what first attracted me to...

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Making Your Hook

We've finally added a new page to our website that talks about Making Your Hook! Go check it out to learn just how many tools it takes and who does which part. Plus, we've recently added the BQueen Wood Collection so you can learn more about the 10 woods that we've hand selected for our hooks, and what makes each wood special. As always, we welcome any questions you may have! Shoot us an email at bqueencollection@gmail.com and we'd be happy to hear from you. Happy Crocheting! Makenzie

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BQueen Tutorial: Wood Photo Board

It’s time for our first tutorial of 2017, and it is an easy project that you can use throughout the year: a Wood Photo Board. I love to take photos, specifically of our products, and while I have only an iphone and a $20 broken tripod held together with a rubber band, that doesn’t stop me from wanting to take the best photos I can. My mother-in-law just reminded me, “…you do the best you can with what you have.” So there are ways to fake it until you can make it (or can afford a million dollar DSLR camera, lighting, tripod, and such) with simple solutions that don’t have to break the bank. One of my go-to photo props...

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