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Hello I’m Candy Helms aka Texas Chick. I currently live in a small community called Hickory Creek that’s close to Lake Lewisville. Denton, TX is about 12 miles north, Lewisville is about 5 minutes south & Dallas maybe 20 minutes south. The loves of my life are my two beautiful grandsons Alex & Aiden. Alex will be 5 this August and Aiden will turn 3 this May. My son, Thompson and my daughter-in-law Jen, live about 40 minutes away. I am so blessed to have them that close in a state the size of Texas. I’ve been beading about 3 years now. Found LB website right in the middle of the 09 Easter Egg Hunt. Had so much fun finding the beads I placed an order and became a forever loyal customer after recieving that first shipment of beads! Most of my sales are from word of mouth and friends. That works well for right now. I hope to put some of my work in the design gallery this year.

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  • Candy aka BFF commented on the Design “Happy Accident”   2 months ago

    I should be so lucky to have my mistakes come out looking soooo good!!

  • Candy aka BFF commented on the Design “My first shot at a “Bib” necklace…”   2 months ago

    Lovely! I have so much fun taking dated jewelry pieces, breaking them down then creating something fresh with the components. Great design!
    I too think your sister with fall in love with this necklace.

  • Candy aka BFF commented on the Design “Heart Of Hearts Suncatcher”   2 months ago

    Pearl & Lapis necklace is stunning. I love pearls, but in using them I have trouble keeping my designs from looking too formal. Your creation strikes the perfect balance. I can see wearing this necklace with jeans and just as easily with more formal attire. Love the design!!

  • Candy aka BFF commented on the blog post Easter Egg Hunt 2014   6 months ago

    I’m at 57 too! Feel lucky to have this many considering where I found the last 20.
    Someone tell me how long I have to shop today?
    I’m on day light savings time.

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  • Candy aka Texas Grammy
    On April 1, 2010 Candy aka BFF said:

    Hi everyone. I’ve been out of pocket for some time. Back now and asking for your understanding and forgiveness for the long delay in responding to friendship requests in The Garden site. Candy


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