I knew I wanted the silver tube bead as soon as I saw, what to do with it was another story. So I paired with some Acai seeds, lampwork and paper...
Components: Paper beads, acai seeds in burgundy and navy blue, burgundy lampwork with mauve swirls, navy and white porcelain bead, gray Lucite, Antique silver flower clasp, tube flower bead, and spacers, peanut seed beads, wax linen. The earrings have two burgundy lampwork beads, gray Lucite, peanut beads, antique silver earring hooks, bead cap and jump rings.
Another necklace with elukka's little house beads. This time with earrings. It was the Gaea acorn that started the design.
Components: Chrysocolla Quartz Tumbled Nugget, czech glass leaves and rondelles, Vintaj flower turned into clasp and ear wires all from LB. Elukka house bead, beadsbyearthtone poly clay rounds, my element links, druks, seed beads, brass spacers and charms.
I loved the blue Indonesian glass beads against the yellow botswana agate. I then began searching for more to mix in with it.
Components: Yellow Botswana Agate, Indonesian blue with white dot glass rounds, and light blue glass tubes, My elements caramel O rings, copper clasp, czech rondelles and blue glass beads from my stash.
When I started this piece, I had it all laid out on my board the way I pictured it, but it didn't end up that way. I had to remove some gem stones...
Components: From Lima Beads, Picture Jasper nuggets and flat oval(matte), Czech glass, brass bead caps, and brass connector ring.
European ceramic rondelle spacers from yukidesigns, focal miniature house bead from elukka, shell spacer rondelles from Michaels, Carved Antiqued Indochine beads from mksupplies, brass spacers, clasp, charms and picasso jasper my stash.
Couldn't sleep last night cause I couldn't get designing this necklace out of my head. So I got out of bed and finished it.
Components: Brown circle agate, Fossil Coral(red), Autumn agate, Honey calcite, Yellow Opal nugget, Polymer clay bee pendant and flight word bead from beadsbyearthtones etsy, peanut seed beads, seed beads, czech flowers and leaf, glass beads, vintaj brass clasp, jump rings and bead caps, antique brass spacers. All the gemstones are from Lima Beads except the honey calcite.
Well it was Christmas here when I got home for me. I had ordered a ton of stuff before I left and this is some of it. I had to start playing right...
Components: Hedgehog pendant Jade Scott, wood and different colored glass rondelles yukidesigns, lampwork beads outwest, peanut seed beads beadfx, coral rounds Michaels, lucite rounds local bead store, and copper findings and clasp Lima beads, copper round beads and spacers my stash.