Though it has been awhile, I really haven't had much time to work in anything bead related. I had been waiting for a few orders to come in so I could start a retirement present for my friend who has been like my at-work mom for almost a decade now. As I gathered and spread out my orders today it is clear that I overdid it again! And I haven't even looked through my stash yet! Most people would do that first, but not me! Here are the beginnings of what will be a cool color palate collar.