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Fun and creative SW bracelet design by Cheri Carlson found online :D
Components: See above link

Mexican Snow Flakes

The name of this Jasper stone is so pretty that I named this piece after it :D
Components: Mexican Snow Flake Jasper, Gunmetal chain and findings

Jasper Daisies

Colourful Jasper in a charming daisy shape just in time for Spring, paired simply with Golden Pyrite rondelles. I will change the clasp though,...
Components: Jasper flower beads and Golden Pyrite rondelles

Carnelian Blaze

Double strand Carnelian/Red Hematoid necklace inspired by my deep longing for heat, sunshine and color :D Yes winter was long and hard!!
Components: Faceted Red Hematoid, 12mm Carnelian rounds, Freestyle Pillow beads by Grace and Sterling Silver


I had seen a similar design in a Mallorca pearl shop but I couldn't afford it :D, so I made myself one.
Components: Sterling silver chain and peacock pearls

Simple by Design

I had big plans for these Keishi pearls when I ordered them. I had also ordered an elaborate silver chain and lots of headpins to thread them on....
Components: Keishi pearls and sterling silver

Once upon a dragonfly

Paired a few of my favorites, brass and abalone, with this beautifully crafted life-size dragonfly.
Components: Abalone ovals, brass findings and brass dragonfly pendant.

Snow drops

A simple yet elegant piece which basically put itself together :D
Components: Natural White Quartz drops, black SW 6mm bicones and gunmetal findings

Ebony & Ivory

I put all your advice together and restrung with onyx rounds which give a lot more flexibility to the square beads and solve the problem. :D I also...
Components: Sardonyx diamonds and brass findings.

Field & Blue Skies

I always loved Blue Lace Agate, but when I saw this bicolor one I was swept away! :D The detailing and the colors are just amazing and the...
Components: Bi Color Faceted Blue Lace Agate, Brass findings and Kabela Design Antique Brass Victorian Link.

Turks & Caicos

This piece has an island/vacation feel to it. I just fell in love with these sea blue quartz rondelles and thought the shell leaves were a nice...
Components: Carved shell leaf beads, sea blue quartz rondelles, opal round beads and brass toggle clasp and beads.

Baby Blues

I make a lot of these, most of them with black SW (that's all everybody wants!), but finally I was asked to make one with blue agate to match a...
Components: Clear SW bicones, blue agate rounds, sterling silver 11-0 seed beads and SW sterling silver toggle clasp.

Floating Quartz

Simple floating necklace made with leftovers.
Components: Tourmalated Quartz rounds & small rectangles, Swarovsky crystals and silver seed beads

Pearl Beaded Watch

Flat spiral stitching with pearls mounted on a watch for my best friend's birthday :D
Components: Swarovsky 4mm & 6mm pearls, sterling silver seed beads, silver toggle clasp and silver watch face.

Lariat Shimmer

I was very pleased with this piece when I finished it; it has the exact look I had envisioned. But I 'tested' it today and discovered it has a...
Components: 12mm Tourmalated Quartz rounds, Swarovsky Cosmic Ring Crystal and sterling silver components

My fully grown girl (lounging)

She was a year old here and 53 pounds...
The picture quality isn't great sorry, (cell phone pic) but I love her pose :D
Last picture of her, just...
Components: pure puppy love

Moroccan Bling

It was clear to me, since I bought them, that these elongated silver beads would be paired with these peach pearls, but the design was never quite...
Components: Elongated silver beads, Swarovsky pearls, Swarovsky bicones, silver spacers, silver bead frame and Swarovsky pendant bead.

Bold & Classic

A simple design that I enjoy wearing, but I was a bit deceived with the colour of my SW pearls when I got them. I find them a bit on the yellow...
Components: Sterling silver chain and clasp, SW 16mm pearls and pendant

Holiday Spirit (suite)

Companions to my Holiday Spirit necklace. The colors aren't quite right, the pearls are a deeper red. Night lighting and my lack of patience with...
Components: 8mm Burgundy SW Pearls and brass components

Serene Amethyst

I had a tulip pendant left and played it with other leftovers. I love the soft hues of these amethyst beads, they have a soothing look :)
Components: Amethyst round beads, sterling silver spacers, small purple glass beads, silver chain and tulip bud pendant.

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