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Designs by puppychick labratbecky

Driftwood Bundles

Ceramic driftwood and the season we are in drove the design. I made all the wire components by hand. :) Practice, practice, practice.
Components: Ceramic pendants by Petra at Scorched Earth on Etsy, Czech Glass leaves (my stash) and Apollo gold rounds (LB), Pewter Wire, LB, Waxed Linen, LB


Delicate Blues

My neighbor discovered me on Etsy , bought a few pieces, then commissioned this set! Love ya, Suzanne!! :)

The last 2 pics are Jocelyn trying...
Components: Iolite, Chalcedony, Steel wire, Chain. Possibly all from LB.


Autumn Glow

Lie on your back on a Fall day, look up, and you will see golden leaves with silvery undersides drifting to the ground around you.
Components: Yellow Lace Agates, LB, Freshwater pearls, my stash, Czech glass rounds, LB, Czech glass leaves, Etsy, Seed beads, LB, Pewter wire, LB, Chain, LB.


Hibiscus and Hummingbird

I made these for a Christmas gift last year, gave my friend something else, and forgot I had these until today. They just went up on my Etsy shop.
Components: Muscovite, LB, Freshwater pearls, Tierracast charms, surgical steel ear wires, silver plated chain and findings.


Nancy's Bracelet

From Nancy's stones and supplies and Nancy's pick.
Components: Amazonite, Leather cord, Waxed Linen, Superduos, Toggle


Swirling Dolphin Pod

Petra's swirling drops inspired the column of swimming dolphins.
Components: Ceramic by Petra, Tierracast charms, might be LB, Crystals, seed beads, and Steel wire, LB, Steel chain and jump rings.


Fall Sprig

Ceramic Drops begged to be leaves and join a small cozy party. All metal parts handmade by me.
Components: Ceramic drops from Petra at Scorched Earth, Czech Glass and Pewter wire from LB.


Blue Peepers

Scorched Earth eyes meet Czech Glass and Swarovski crystals.
Components: Petra's fab ceramics, Czech glass, LB, Swarovski crystals, seed bead, LB and pewter wire, LB


A Few Fun Earrings

The third pair goes with Nancy's last Hootie necklace (yeah, I am a little slow...), The second pair has dangle ceramic teardrops from Scorched...
Components: Czech Glass, Unicorne Beads, Purple Crazy Lace Agate, Picture Jasper, Vintaj wire (I made all the earwires this time! ), pewter artistic wire, Petra's marvelous ceramics, waxed linen and seed beads. All LB except the ceramics!


Camo Wrap

Another Chan Luu
Components: Rhyolite, Leather, C-lon, button--the last 3 for sure from LB.


Dreamy Kyanite

A gift for a good friend. :)
Components: Kyanite barrels, S-lon thread, Leather cord LB and button, LB, Crystals, LB, dragonfly wings from M's.


The Blues

Chan Luu style wrap. Just messing around.
Components: Leather Cord, C-lon thread, Tierracast button, all LB, Blue Quartz (which look suspiciously like Kyanite but came from Michaels so who knows), and Swarovski crystals from my stash.


Periwinkle Posies

Per your suggestions, more flowers, less background noise. :)
Components: Czech glass flowers, leaves, beads, mostly LB, Brass chain and findings, Vintaj Brass wire, LB and S-lon thread to string the beads from my stash.


Rhodonite with Character

Double drilled flat rectangles make this an easy design.
Components: Rhodonite double drilled stones, Magatamas, LB, Waxed Linen, LB, Button from my Hancock stash.


Slice of Beauty

Merilee and I had a few hours together last Friday when she had a layover at MSP airport. We had a great time!! She brought me a duffle bag of...
Components: Slice of shell with beautiful shimmer, Stick pearls, LB, Rice pearls, LB, Greige crystals, LB, Turritella agate nuggets, LB, 2 colors of seed beads, LB, and Vintaj Brass wire and components, all LB. :) I forgot the Andalusite teardrops--they were the first things I found to match the honey brown of the shell.


Earrings to match previous necklaces

These match Autumn Blossoms and Friends Online necklaces.
Components: Ditto the necklaces


Autumn Blossoms

I wanted to somehow combine these bronzed opal glass beads with flowers but it took me awhile to collect the right color flowers. Then I ran into...
Components: Bronzed opal glass beads, LB, Blue Luster Czech glass beads, LB, Vintaj chain and wire, LB, Czech glass flowers and leaves, LB and elsewhere, and tiny seed beads as spacers, LB.


Pelican at Peace

This pendant is from Scorched Earth on Etsy, by Petra Carpreau. I am completely enamored of her work and this is my first attempt at using one of...
Components: Ceramic pendant by Petra, Cat's eye Quartz, Sunstone, Champagne quartz clear Quartz, Leather, Silk string, Rollo chain, Flex Wire in Pewter, Steel jumprings (murder to open!)


Centuries of Worship

This necklace represents a set of stained glass windows in the grand old church where I was raised. Twice the building was destroyed by natural...
Components: Vintaj contest set of components with the addition of a length of 18 gauge Vintaj brass wire for the pendant and the Vintaj toggle bar.


Indigo Iolite

Yet another braided wrap.
Components: Iolite nuggets from ?, Leather cord, LB, Navy 4 strand waxed Linen, LB superduos, LB, button from Hancock.


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