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Designs by Nancy Mc

In Living Color. Inspired by Kat's All That

I was very taken with Kat's colorful bracelet,and it inspired me to grab my stash and just "go for it." I even found some brios that were already...
Components: Oregon Sunstone + Moonstone rondelles, Hot Pink+Neon Orange Chalcedony, Hot Pink Mystic Quartz, Light Pink Mystic Quartz, Carnelian, SS craft wire 24+26G, oval SP jump rings, and SS ball head pins. Ear wires are SS.


The Pink Planets

Hi Ladies,
Almost embarassed to post "just a stretch" bracelet,with all the talent in this gallery..BUT you girls know my passion for pretty...
Components: Pink Peruvian Opal rounds 12mm, little black glass beads from my stash, SP rounds, and 1mm stretch cord.


Working In the Lab,Part Trois.

Here I go again,with the weirdest wraps ever.This time,I used a pretty periwinkle/blue shade of crystals that caught my eye. A bit hard to...
Components: Crystal rondelles 12mm, "hard" SP craft wire, SP split jump rings, and SS ear wires.


Off With Her Head.Keep the Earbobs!

My inspiration came from watching a movie about Marie Antoinette. It seems that she had a real thing for anything that sparkled. Who can blame her?...
Components: Crystal Briolettes 12mm, Swarovski bicones, 6+4mm, SP dead soft craft wire, SP ball head pins, SP split jump rings, and SP leverback wires.


Wanna Keep the Noise Down?

A little gift for a close friend who isn't feeling well. She likes bright color,and she loves jewelry that goes "ching a ling" and "rattle rattle."...
Components: GP connectors, ear wires, and jump rings, GF 22G eye pins, and spacers. Gold tone coins from a hobby store, Labradorite faceted rounds 8mm, Carnelian faceted rounds 8mm, Carnelian faceted ovals 12ish mm?


Lima Amazonite and Friends.

So happy with my new Amazonite faceted brios from Lima. (What a great buy)!! They're nicely faceted,although it doesn't show up well in my pics,for...
Components: Bottom to top. Amazonite Faceted Flat Teardrop 12mm from Lima, Kyanite squares, tiny faceted (dyed) Blue Quartz, Shell Pearls 8mm in Platinum from Lima, faceted Blue Flourite, SP wire, jump rings and ear wires.


Fabulous Quartz Colors

Having a love affair with my new beads here. They're the most stunning shade of Emerald Green Quartz I've ever seen. I just LOVE what they can do...
Components: Emerald Green Mystic Quartz 10x8MM, SS half hard wire in28G, SSP Kidney wires from Lima (Item 16249).


Fire and Coals

Something fun with stones and crystals.
I like to stack bicones on jump rings,and think it has a nice look.
Components: Faceted carnelian 8mm, Smokey Quartz smooth 10mm, Swarovski crystal bicones in 4mm, in 4 colors, SP 10mm jump ring, SS melon ball spacers, and SP ear wires


Working in the lab,part deux. (Cabin fever)

These earrings are so much fun to do.
It's like using twist tie bag closures,and then making a loop. I don't know how I came up with this one,or...
Components: 8mm crystal rondelles, Silver Filled wire 22g, (dead soft), and long Silver over Steel kidney wires.


Nice combo earrings

Hi ladies,
Here's a simple linnear. I'm posting them to show how great Labradorite works with Rainbow Flourite. It might give someone else an...
Components: SS ball headpins, Rainbow Flourite 8mm, Labradorite 4mm, SS Bali spacers, and SP ear wires.


I was working in the lab,late one night

Here's something a little different. I have a necklace made overseas,and it has odd looking wraps that I wanted to copy. Instead of doing a headpin...
Components: Navy blue crystal rondelles, 8mm, I think, sterling filled wire (dead soft), and large SS Plated kidney wires from Lima.


CZ is a Girl's Second Best Friend.

Have had these "topaz" colored CZ teardrops for a long time. I finally decided to do some dangles. I was inspired by the late afternoon September...
Components: Faceted Cubic Zirconia teardrops, 7 mm long, I think..SP craft wire, SP jump rings and silver filled ear wires.


Long and Lean for Linda

I'm doing Christmas gifts early this year. My BFF LOVES the shoulder dusters. (the longer the better).I hope these 'rock' her world. I'm kinda...
Components: Carnelian faceted ovals, briolettes, and tiny rondelles, faceted silver coated Pyrite, tiny Labradorite rondelles, Silver filled half hard craft wire, SP jump rings, and SP ear wires


I Stole From the Maid.

Has anyone been watching "Devious Maids" on the tube? It's a guilty pleasure show,but the girls on there have the best accessories ever. This is a...
Components: Golden Pyrite (silver tone) Faceted Teardrop 7-8x24mm, 8mm Shell Pearls in Charcoal, both from Lima, GP wire, GP beads, and GF wires.


Mamma Mia

My inspiration here was from watching the Mamma Mia movie (for the 10th time).
It was filmed in the most lush seaside location of Skopelos.
I...
Components: Glass nugget beads, glass pearls, crystal rondelles, and bicones, brass beads, spacers, GP craft wire, jump rings, and GF ear wires.


Inspired by Gail Layne

Ahh,the humble linear earring. Gail's necklace inspired me to use this color combination. I've just bought some high quality Rainbow Flourite,and I...
Components: 6MM Faceted Rainbow Flourite, sterling silver findings, and wires.


A toast to "Little Round Chick."

I've been holding on to some 2 tone glass beads that Little Round Chick said were her favs.I'm glad that I ordered some. I was on the web,looking...
Components: Czech Fire Polished Dual coated Fuschia/Cantaloupe 6MM, Cherry Quartz, both from Lima. SP spacers, Cherry Quartz 4mm, and Lampwork bead.


10 minute Ombre earrings.

A very simple linear,that someone may want to copy. (That's what I did,after viewing a pair on another site). :+))
I love the ombre tee shirts and...
Components: Top to bottom. Moonstone, Aquamarine, and Chalcedony.SS headpins, and wires.


Copper Quartz and Sunstone

Hi ladies. Here's a new stone that I've just fallen in love with. It's called Copper Quartz,but who knows? It's just gorgeous to look at,but very...
Components: Copper Quartz, Sunstone, SS ball head pins, and SS half hard wire. SS filled ear wires.


Emerald City..Inspired by J.C. Hamm

After seeing J.C.'s Tree of life with green glass,I became obsessed. I went on a mission to find interesting green glass beads at the local shop....
Components: Czech glass daggers, 10mm, SP jump rings and wire, SS ear wires.


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