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Designs by Michelle

Purrfect for BOB cat & James

I was lucky enough to meet James & Bob, the now famous 'Street Cat', promoting his new book. I had a present for Bob (doesn't everyone!) I made a...
Components: Amber, turquoise, charms


Seaside Mix

A 3-row bracelet ~ I love these white pearls, they have such a lovely sheen on them! I had some Aquamarine and pink rhodochrosite rice in between...
Components: Aquamarine, Rhodochrosite, rose quartz, pearls


Bead Loom bracelet

I have made this bead bracelet the traditional way, on a bead loom. It takes a while, but it's worth it! I added a turquoise rondelle with a small...
Components: Seed beads, turquoise and silver


Chalcedony dreaming

Beautiful blue chalcedony, which I love! I wire wrapped them in silver wire (took me 50 minutes!) then added the white tiny, tiny seed freshwater...
Components: Chalcedony, freshwater pearls


Sticky earrings

lovely small stick pearls! I put these with some cerise pearl drops, I thought they looked 'a bit different' !
Components: Freshwater pearls


Bluebells

Inspired by the beautiful bluebell flowers in my garden! These are silver 'flowers' I have filled them with chalcedony and right up inside (2nd...
Components: Rhodochrosite, I have added a blue faceted blue lapis & rose quartz for the dangles and pink rhodochrosite tiny rondelles.


Tourmaline Dream

Here is a beautiful glass heart. I have tried to pick out all the colours in it with some beautiful tourmaline briolettes I have! I finished it...
Components: Tourmaline, freshwater pearls, glass, silver


Sonya or 'Earth' earrings

Impression blue Jasper, lovely ! I love the blue in these stones. They have a nice stoney-colour vein running through them too. I have used some...
Components: Impression Jasper, Swarovski crystals, silver


Pretty Pink

I love pink and these pearls ! Nice dangly earrings!
Components: Freshwater pink pearls, Rose Quartz, pink tourmaline, smaller pink pearls and sterling silver


Fairy Magic

I wanted to make a necklace to go with a top I have, so I picked out all the colours ! A fairy combo !! I made some earrings to match. You may...
Components: This has a combo of amethyst, cape amethyst, yellow tourmaline, turquoise, Blue Lace Agate, Rose Quartz, Citrine, Pink Opal, Swarovski, coin pearl & an art glass bead, with freshwater peacock pearls and that lovely LB golden fairy & clasp.


Palomino sky

As you know, I love horses! The colour of these pearls reminded me of the Palominos' beautiful blond coat. I have added Sunstone small nuggets, for...
Components: I used 9ct gold wire through the Sunstone beads, (because I like the smooth golden finish) gold filled chain, a golden coloured lobster clasp, golden Hammertone rings, round & oval and gold 'Tuff cord #2 to thread the pearls. (I wanted to use leather but the holes in the pearls were too small, so I compromised and used the gold cord instead !) I added a drop peach pearl and another aquamarine drop in the centre.


Long pearl earrings

These are nice long earrings, cranberry drop pearls - angel skin pearls and Swarovski glass beads, nice and sparky for a Spring - Summer evening out !
Components: freshwater pearls, Swarovski


Pink & blue 4U

These are elastic bracelets made with lots of pink and blue, lovely for summer!I made the earrings to match!
Components: Ruby Crazy Lace Agate, Larimar blue crazy lace Agate, Pink Opal, glass beads


Boho Rainbow Spectrum

I found these small rice beads on a child's bracelet in an Emporium locally! I thought they would make pretty & colourful earrings, especially for...
Components: hand painted beads, silver dangles


Tree of Tourmaline

I was looking at Nancy Mc's 'Emerald City' earrings and thought how she also, like me, loves pink tourmaline, so I made these earrings, with a...
Components: pink tourmaline, Rose Quartz, pearl


Patriot bracelet

I have made this bracelet for my neighbour's grand-daughter, who will be 16 soon and she wanted something in red, white and blue ! So...I have put...
Components: Lapis, Dumortierite, Garnet, pearls


Blue sky

I have some Chalcedony 'horse-eye' shaped stones that are beautiful (LB)and decided to wire wrap them into these earrings, along with some...
Components: Chalcedony, Brazilian blue sodalite


Plum Perfect

I made the earrings first of all, coin pearls (with a tail!) and added amethyst and plum/magenta freshwater drop pearls. I sold these in my Etsy...
Components: freshwater pearls, Amethyst, Tourmaline


Purrfect!

I made these earrings as I finally managed to have the purrfect (!!) charms to go with the necklace ~ the lovely Lima cat faces charms ! I added...
Components: Peruvian Amazonite, turquoise


Rosie Dangles

I made these earrings after being inspired by the bracelet I had previously made! So ~ these are made with some lovely, yummy rose quartz faceted...
Components: rose quartz faceted briolettes, freshwater pearls, in 2 sizes with pink Jade, lilac CZs and pink tourmaline drops


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