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Designs by Nancy Mc


Another dainty and simple "jump ring design." This time, to showcase these dreamy little Prehnite stones that I've just received. (Yay)! There's...
Components: Prehnite and Peridot rondelles, SP jump rings, head pins, and ear wires.

"Blood From a Stone"

Red Spinel! What can I say? I just love these little stones.
I've had them for a while now,and just purchased some big juicy Quartz...
Components: Tiny Red Spinel, Clear Quartz Crystal, SS ball headpins (28G), SP headpin 20G, SP Daisy spacers, SS chain and bail.

"Dedication to Jane MS"

My inspiration came from the beautiful design by Jane MS,from her 'Spring Break' kit. Her earrings had such a nice length,and balance. I have...
Components: Labradorite, Aquamarine, Smoky Quartz, and Chalcedony rondelles, Blue foil crystals, glass round 3mm, glass rondelle in bright aqua, 4mm Czech Fire Polished Glass in in 'Blueberry/ Green Tea' from Lima, SP daisy spacers, SP head pins, SP Antique earwires from Lima, and SP jump rings 6mm.

Watermelon Tourmaline Wraps

Hi everyone. I've just finished wrapping these,and had to share them with my fellow rock hounds. Gotta love the one shaped like a perfect...
Components: Watermelon Tourmaline slices. (4mm-7mm) approx, SP wire 26 Gauge.


Simple design,with little gems that take my breath away! ;)
Components: Green Apatite, Blue Kyanite, SP wrapping wire, and SS ear wires.

"Vitamin C"

This was a challenge, to see how many single loops I could fit on a jump ring. (Quite a few).
Feel free to utilize my "sophisticated photography...
Components: Carnelian, Iolite, FW Pearls, SP ball headpins, SP Antique Ear Wires from Lima Beads.

"Bubble Gum Glam"

I have lots of Cherry Quartz,but I really like the shape of these chunky brios.
After wrapping them,I remembered my new Shell Pearls in...
Components: Cherry Quartz, 6mm Shell Pearls in Dragonfruit (from LB), 4mm Swarovski Bicone in 'Padparadscha' color.

"After the Storm"

My inspiration was from Moss Agate in another designer's piece. I don't remember who is was. Here it is, with it's perfect partner,the Green Onyx....
Components: Moss Agate from Lima, Green Onyx ovals, SP wire, and SP antique ear wires from Lima.

"Tiny Treasures"

My inspiration? Apatite brios! What more can I say? These little chunks of the earth send me right into orbit. ;)
I added an additional pic of the...
Components: Apatite briolettes (5mm aprox), SP wrapping wire 26 G, SS ear wires. Also Apatite brios from same strand, 6MMish, and Green Onyx rondelles.

"Shell Pearl Punch"

After seeing some designs using Dragonfruit Shell Pearls,I had to get some. Here they are with 2 other colors. I used gold findings,as I feel they...
Components: Shell Pearls from Lima Beads. 6mm Dragonfruit, 8mm Black Cherry, 12mm Raspberry, vermeil spacers, 24 gauge GF headpins, and GF ear wires.

'Midnight in the Forest"

I've been on a roll with the cluster earrings. Just wanted to show off these nice Smoky Quartz beads.They have a nice twisted look to them. I must...
Components: Large "Twisted" Smoky Quartz beads, different shades of Green Onyx, and Smoky Quartz rondelles, SP ball head pins, and SS ear wires.

"St. Patrick's Oysters"

Attending a St. Patty's day party today.Here's a simple linear "earbob" (love that word) for my hostess.
Components: FW Pearls, Swarovski crystal bicones, SP head pins, findings, and SS earwires.

"Almost Lilac Time"

Waiting patiently for Lilac season.Purples,and pinks,against blue or grey skies. Ahhhh! ;)
Components: "Blue Quartz", Amethyst nuggets, Pink Mystic Quartz, Iolite Rondelles, Labradorite Rondelles, Bali silver beads, and SS ear wires.

"Greener Pastures"

More fun with my FW Pearls from Lima. I ordered the assortment,and glad I did. Lovely bright, and subtle colors. This color made me think of...
Components: FW Pearls from Lima Beads, Gen Peridot rondelles, Pewter bead caps, SS findings, and SP Antiqued ear wires from Lima Beads. 2...Labradorite rondelles, SS spacers, and SS ear wires.


This is a set I created for my Grandaughter's March b'day. She's 17,so fingers crossed.It's my first attempt at wrapping simple loops over links of...
Components: Aquamarine rondelles, carved Rock Crystal Quartz, SP squarish beads, One Swarovski glass pearl, SS head pins, SS bracelet and Pandora SS ear wires.

"Change of Heart"

I'm just crazy about cluster earrings.These were supposed to be Carnelian only,but my eyes drifted over to my little apatite beads....
Components: Carnelian Marquise cut, and rondelles, Apatite rondelles, SP wrapping wire, SS "melon" beads, and SS ear wires.

"Fire'n Ice"

Another simple design. I wanted to showcase my new favorite Swarovski color,"Fire Opal." I just love the color change on these .I rarely do linear...
Components: Chinese Crystals in brown, Swarovski bicones in Fire Opal, and Clear AB. SS headpins and ear wires.

"Sisters and Friends"

Inspiration is my 2 oldest and dearest friends,who are sisters. Their b'days are June and July. I wanted to do something dainty,using June and July...
Components: Fresh Water Pearls (from Lima Beads), SS saucer spacer beads, 4mm (ish) Ruby buttons, SS ball beads, and SS ear wires.

"Indian River"

My inspiration comes from the lovely colors in the produce aisle. I love citrus fruit with a passion. (Extra Lime in the drink,please). Just...
Components: Pearls from Lima Beads, Carnelian, and Peridot, SP plated findings, and SS ear wires.

"Thank You,Oregon"

Hi everyone. I just broke a photography rule,and shot these wonderful high quality Oregon Sunstone in full sunlight. It's a simple design,but look...
Components: Oregon Sunstone, GP wire, and 14K GF earwires.

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