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Designs by Beadzilla aka Wanda

Denim Blues

I found this pattern online that was designed by Brittany Ketcham, and wanted to give it a try. It is a 5 wrap bracelet done in macrame and ladder...
Components: Leather, seed beads, antique silver beads, C-lon in three different colors, antique silver button.

More Fun With Earrings

I was having so much fun I couldn't stop.
Components: 1-faceted carnelian rounds, two tone fire polished round in two sizes, Vintaj ear wires, jump rings, and headpins. 2- Ruby impression jasper, brown Greek ceramic washers, seed beads, tila beads, waxed linen, Vintaj jump rings, and ear wires. 3- faceted cherry quartz rounds, Czech hourglass beads, rubber O rings, copper beads, jump rings, headpins and ear wires. 4- Hematite links, Czech pink druks, pink seed beads, gunmetal ear wires, heishi and headpins. 5- Czech opaque olivine druks, brass heart lock and key, Vintaj ear wires and jump rings.

Fun With Earrings

I was just playing around making earrings to see what I could come up with. Hope you enjoy them!
Components: 1- Czech 8mm seafoam dalmatian druk, 6mm bottle green druk, 11/0 seed beads in two colors, swarovski mint crystals, silver heart link, ear wires and jump rings. 2- Turquoise Picasso fire polished rondelles, rubber O rings, silver ear wires and heart charms. 3-two color square crystals, pink glass druks, antique silver heishi ball headpins and bead caps, silver ear wires, and beads. 4- Olive green with gold flecks 6mm druks, dyed jade rounds, olive green tear drops, gunmetal ear wires, chain and jumprings, Vintaj arte metal bead caps, Tierracast heishi spaces. 5- Mustard yellow Greek ceramic washers, rubber O rings, Vintaj chain and ear wires.

Amethyst Dreams

I was up late last night because our dog isn't feeling good. So I stayed up as late as I could to make sure she got outside when she wanted to. I...
Components: SS and Amethyst focal(very old). Dogtooth Amethyst thin oval, Golden Pyrite 3mm faceted round, 11/0 seed beads in antiqued marble black, opaque frosted lavender, gilded marble lavender, Tierracast antique silver clasp all from Lima Beads

Hearts On Fire

I have had these two hollow copper hearts for awhile now, and thought they would look good as earrings. They were from an old necklace that a...
Components: Czech glass rustic red Picasso pressed daisy, Matte hyacinth druks, and Vintaj Artisan Copper Parawire from Lima. Hollow copper hearts and ear wires from my stash.

Becky Inspired

This design was inspired by a pick Becky did called Giddyup Palomino. In the description she asked, what to do with Tiger Eye. Well I myself have...
Components: Tiger Eye nuggets and rounds, Sunset Jasper rounds, Bronzite rodelles, ceramic rondelle washer beads, antique brass chain, spacers, beads, bead caps and clasp.


This piece started with the RR connector as a focal for a bracelet. After I added the Vintaj jump rings, and found that lonely blue bead in my...
Components: New Jade matte round, Vintaj jump rings, bead cap, natural brass parawire, natural brass dream affirmation ring, natural brass love knot toggle bar and Czech fire polished rondelles all from Lima Beads. Round Rabbit connector. Brass chain and a lonely blue bead from my stash.

Asia Inspired

I haven't posted on here in awhile, so I thought I would share with you a set I made with a pendant and bead set I purchased from Asia. I hope I...
Components: Pendant and coil wrapped beads from Winter Bird Studio. Gray and blue ceramic round beads, Czech glass coffee baroque bicone and Czech glass flowers from Lima. Rubber O rings from my elements. Antique brass jump rings, clasp and ear wires my stash.

Birds Eye View

Decided to pick out some fall colors for this piece, seeing that the leaf focal reminded me of fall. Wire wrapped some birds eye jasper, golden...
Components: Birds eye jasper, Golden mica, Palm Jasper all from Lima Beads. Antique copper leaf focal, jump rings and clasp.

Copper Flower Patch

The beads were speaking to me designing this piece(pick me, pick me) After I had all my beads in place, decided I need some sort of contrast to go...
Components: Lava Rock dusty pink large round bead, Muscovite Puff Coin, Ruby faceted rounds and rondelles pink and white glass lentil bead, glass round druk, merlot leaves, copper flower beads and dangles, copper chain and jump rings, small copper daisy hook clasp.

Grassy, Brassy Greens

This piece started out with the wrapped beads being wrapped with silver instead of brass, but my husband said it looked Christmas-y. I like the...
Components: Green Aventurine thin pillow and square mix, brass clasp and Czech glass moon face from Lima Beads. Focal from Round Rabbit. Brass jump rings, FW pearls and wirelace from my stash.

Rusty Pinks

Love these big PC clay beads by Orly Fuchs Glachen. I decided to use it as a focal and work around its color. I then found the mixed brown silk...
Components: PC focal bead by Orly, cornflake copper metal beads, antique copper spacer, bead, chain, jump rings, lobster clasp, link and 20 gauge crafting wire, rubber O rings, Leopardskin Jasper Twisted Oval, Indonesian lampwork glass beads wavy melon mix, mixed brown blend silk ribbon.

Rocky Mountain Blue Skies

Used some earthy browns with some soft blues and a little white, to create my rocky mountain sky picture.
Components: Brioche Agate faceted nuggets, Turritella Agate 8mm rounds, ceramic and blue glass rounds, blue glass little saucer shaped beads, ll/0 seed beads, wood tube beads, 2 PC round beads, antique spacer beads, oval hammered links, 3-hole end bar, jump rings and chain.

Dreaming Of Spring

I started thinking of spring when I pulled out the Golem studio lentil flower bead. So I designed around that bead, wanting to pull the purple and...
Components: Golem studion flower lentil and green and white tube beads, purple gemstone bead, lampwork purple and green beads, lampwork small light purple spacers from Pinocean. Czech glass squares and rounds, toho 6/0 and 8/0 seed beads, Tierrcast gunmetal heishi and round beads, gunmetal rope clasp.

Scorched Heart

Working with the Jade Scott heart pendant, I found these palm wood beads and thought they matched the lines and color of the pendant nicely. Then I...
Components: Red Bend Jasper flat ovals, Czech Glass Pomegranate Oval, Czech glass blood orange fire polished rondelles, TOHO gilded marble orange round 11/0 Seed Bead, TOHO frosted Terra Cotta Apollo Hybrid Round 8/0 Seed Bead all from Lima Beads. Ceramic rondelle washer in metallic red from Yuki designs. Antique copper heart charm from daisychainextra, Palm wood oval beads, 6/0 seed beads, antique copper round beads, jump rings, chain, and clasp from my stash.

Dusty Rose

This design is from a pick I did called multi-stranded, which later became a POD. So I purchased it all, and also used my GC that I won from the...
Components: Luster opaque rose/gold topaz 4mm round druks, dark bronze 6mm square, peach picasso turbine, wisteria quartz 5x7 fire polished rondelle, lustered bronze 5x7 fire polished rondell, Tierracast antique copper beaded hook and eye, Tierracast antique copper 3-hole end bar, Tierracast 3-hole beaded 6mm heishi bar and Vintaj bead caps all from Lima beads. Toho seed beads used 6/0 hybrid frosted apollo, 8/0 frosted dark bronze, 8/0 marbled opaque beige/pink, 8/0 transparent frosted rosaline, 8/0 gold lustered transparent pink, 11/0 gilded marble brown, 11/0 gold lustered marionberry, 11/0 transparent rainbow rosaline all from Lima Beads. Copper jump rings, beaded spacers and 6/0 pink seed beads from my stash.

Shades Of Green

Playing around with wire wrapping, and came up with this piece. Thought the Indonesian tube beads went well with the Round Rabbit pendant. I have...
Components: Round Rabbit pendant, Pinocean lampwork beads, Indonesian glass tubes, Mahogany wood bark beads, copper leaf hook clasp, O rings, copper chain, spacers and jump rings, vintaj brass bead caps.

Marsha's Garden

A few earrings I made with some pieces I purchased from Marsha Neal Studios on Etsy.
Components: 1. Marsha Neal crescent shape pendants, brass earwires from my local shop, Vintaj brass chain, etched jump rings and czech glass coin from LB. 2. Marsha Neal large crescent shape pendants, Vintaj brass etched jump rings, earwires, grey waxed linen, czech flowers, brass tube beads from LB. Seed beads and turquoise rondelles my stash. 3. Marsha Neal ceramic donut pairs, Vintaj brass etched jump rings, bead caps and earwires, czech glass flowers, swarovski crystal from LB.

This Little Piggy....Flew Away

Another bright, happy piece I designed around the GGS flying pig.
Components: Turquoise large and small rounds, Magnesite wavy purple spacers, rounds and lanterns, seed beads, antique silver spacers jump rings and lobster clasp, GGS flying pig.

Tea And A Cupcake

I took this picture yesterday then decided I didn't like the way it sat, so I redid it. When I did I had found a teapot clasp and thought it would...
Components: Vintage lucite gray rounds, Magnesite red and yellow dyed rounds, Golem studio carved barrels, Yellow Opal nugget, Gaea ceramic round bead, Indonesian glass striped beads, Impression Jasper coins, Red dyed quartz rounds, Jade Scott cupcake focal, Swoondimple hope/pray bead, Vintaj bead caps, antique brass jump rings and teapot clasp(not showing in picture), seed beads.

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