1. Connect and Create with the BAS Friendship Bracelet
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    Connect and Create with the BAS Friendship Bracelet
    It’s no surprise that we at BAS believe in the feel good powers of a statement piece of jewellery. But we found so much more than a sparkly distraction when we created our friendship bracelet kits. The concept is simple - it’s a little ribbon of sass and fun. But it’s also so much more, [...]
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  2. THE SISTERS BEHIND THE BRAND
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    THE SISTERS BEHIND THE BRAND
    // The Sisters Behind The Brand // Black and Sigi was created in 2015 when our interest in creating wire wrapped jewellery went from a creative passion to a small business, and this was only possible from all you BAS Humans - friends and family who kicked it all off by supporting us. We are [...]
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  3. || BAS LIFE || WAYS BAS IS KEEPING SANE DURING LOCKDOWN
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    || BAS LIFE || WAYS BAS IS KEEPING SANE DURING LOCKDOWN
    // Let's STAY HOME // / Corona Virus Escapism The BAS way / No two ways about it, life’s about to change and as we begin this strange new era of staying indoors we got to thinking of the activities we plan for Corona Virus escapism. Then we realised that you, our BAS Humans, might [...]
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  4. || BAS Life || Could this be the most genius gift out there ?
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    || BAS Life || Could this be the most genius gift out there ?
    Gain Brownie Points This Valentines. Literally.... A cross between a delicious chocolatey brownie, a beautifully decorated cup cake and a delicious and a fun interactive golden ticket of sorts. We bring you the BrowniPOP.  The brainchild of Clio at Black and Sigi and Jemma from Wilmas bakery in Leigh on Sea, the BrowniPop was born [...]
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  5. || BAS LIFE || Why does the Modern Woman Wear Jewellery
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    || BAS LIFE || Why does the Modern Woman Wear Jewellery
    Sparkling, statement, costume or precious, jewellery has the power to be a true icon. Meaning so much, in so many different ways, see why the modern BAS Human is wearing jewellery... Adorning ourselves with treasures is nothing new, cavemen decorated themselves with bones and feathers and the Egyptians valued shiny metals and stones. Historically it’s [...]
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  6. || BAS LIFE || December birthstone jewellery for all those Winter ladies
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    || BAS LIFE || December birthstone jewellery for all those Winter ladies
    TURQUOISE D E C E M B E R  B I R T H S T O N E December is assigned to 3 beautiful blue stones - Turquoise, Zircon and Tanzanite . All 3 connected by their gorgeous hues of blue, they lay claim to all the December born Humans, and therefore make great [...]
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  7. || BAS LIFE || 4 Ingredients to A Happy You, according to Black and Sigi
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    || BAS LIFE || 4 Ingredients to A Happy You, according to Black and Sigi
    Self-Care is definitely a buzz word at the moment, and one we really believe in. It’s a recognised fact that allowing yourself a little time to do something you enjoy, is good for you. Regularly escaping the grind of the daily routine for a couple of hours to spend an evening with friends or take part [...]
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  8. || BAS STUDIO || Empowerment through the power of the moon ; Is it all a bit of B*******t?
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    || BAS STUDIO || Empowerment through the power of the moon ; Is it all a bit of B*******t?
    The idea of the New Moon Bangle workshop came about by a random conversation post ring buying sesh with Ella. As she left the studio, she said ' We should definitely work together in someway, lets keep in touch', and as the door closed it dawned on us, what a perfect partnership we all made. [...]
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  9. || BAS STUDIO || What are our wires made of?
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    || BAS STUDIO || What are our wires made of?
    Here at BAS HQ we have built our designs on affordable, contemporary  costume jewellery using plated copper wires. We use a 9ct golf plate and a 10% sterling silver filled wires for the main part of our designs.  There is a slightly thicker plating on the silver, but this explains the reason why  our prices [...]
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  10. || BAS LIFE || A brief history of wire wrapped jewellery
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    || BAS LIFE || A brief history of wire wrapped jewellery
    Wire wrapped jewellery and the technique that we use has been around forever! What BAS have done is brought it the present day, given a bit of a jooz, added our style and made it relevant for all our BAS Humans.  The history is all rather interesting so we have summarised where our art came [...]
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  11. || BAS LIFE || Does working with your sister make the ultimate dream team?
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    || BAS LIFE || Does working with your sister make the ultimate dream team?
    Examples of successful siblings can be seen from sport to business everywhere - The rivalry of the Williamson sisters with natural sibling competitiveness has only spurred them on to continuosuly be winners and it can be said that the Hemsley sister duo has grown from success to success based on their honest family relationship. It's not [...]
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  12. || BAS LIFE || Empowering small business
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    || BAS LIFE || Empowering small business
    When people think of networking events, they often think of stuffy, uncomfortable super smooze coffee mornings. Or at the very least the ones that are relevant to us small creative biz types, are mostly found in London. As a small biz exploring new marketing channels, Black and Sigi created a new strategy. We wanted to [...]
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