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Designs by Beadaholic1

Lotsa Dangles

This one took some time to complete....All those dangles!! LOL
Components: 6mm Czech and yellow agate beads, square Czech beads and antique gold chain from LB. Clasp from local shop.


Loads O' Leather

I have had so much fun making these bracelets.....I love them all!
Components: Braided leather cord, arrow bar, silver S clasp from LB. 10mm and 20mm flat cord, sliders and magnetic clasps from Etsy.


A Peach of a Pair

I finally finished these two bracelets. I was waiting for the agates ! I came up with these designs to compliment each other, or wear alone. The...
Components: 6mm agates(from Etsy and LB), Artistic wire round and flat wire for handmade wrap connectors, jumprings, and hook clasp, copper connectors from Etsy shop and lobster claw clasp from my stash.


Neutral Chic

I wanted to make a "go wih everything piece"' plus I loved the rondelles and the PC pendant I made LOL
Components: Marbled rondelles, cocoa flower beads, chain and clasp from my stash, Czech stone beads and other Czech beads from Etsy. Handmade PC pendant. The rest is from LB.


On The Isle of Capri

I couldn't resist the dyed agate beads, so naturally I had to make a pendant to go with them! The colors make me want to go to Capri or some place...
Components: 8mm dyed agate beads, various assorted Czech glass beads and clasp from local shop. PC pendant and bezel made by me. Waxed Irish linen and wire from LB.


Blow Out The Candles

This is the second pendant and beads I made in this style. It reminds me of lit candles in an abstract sort of way LOL
Components: Handmade PC pendant and beads, leather cord from LB.


Tiny Bubbles

Another PC pendant! LOL. The last pic is of the BACK of the pendant.
Components: Leather cord, PC pendant and beads hand painted by me. Paints, india ink and glaze from my art supplies.


Faux Leather PC Tags/Pendants

I saw this technique a long time ago and finally got around to it.
Components: PC, acrylic paints, glaze, jumprings and PC bead from my stash--leather cord from LB.


Seascape Choker

Originally, the tile beads were going into a leather cord wrap. Then I decided to use wire. After I ran the first wire, I liked how the beads...
Components: Tile beads and wire from LB. Other assorted Czech beads and clasp from local store.


Itsa Key-per!

I needed a new keychain/fob, and couldn't find exactly what I wanted. So I made one and I love it!! I know this isn't exactly jewelry, but it's...
Components: Leather fob from another of my old, unworn leather belts! Tree of Life and dragonfly charms from an Etsy shop, rivets from LB, and large jump rings and centerpiece from my stash.


Sea and Sand

I have been wanting to do a wrap bracelet with these cube beads. I finally got around to it and then didn't have what I wanted for the closure. So...
Components: TOHO cube beads, C-Lon and leather cord from LB...gold dome closure from my old jewelry stash.


Owl's Nest

I loved the owl bracelet bar the minute I saw it! Was just a matter of getting the right beads to go with it.
Components: Owl bracelet bar, 6 mm ocean jasper, Czech 8mm glass snake beads, and antique gold end connectors from LB. 8mm ocean jasper and jasper bead from Etsy, rest from local shops. Handmade chain and jumprings.


Earthy Mix

I made the pendant, then sought out the beads. I love the combination of faceted agate, jasper and Czech beads. I apologize for the pics.....the...
Components: One of my handmade PC pendants, 10mm faceted agate beads and 6 and 8mm jasper beads from Etsy shops, 8mm Czech snakeskin beads and Irish waxed linen cord from LB. Filigree connector and clasp from local shop.


Hinged Pendant

I had seen this technique on the PBS show Beads, Baubles, and Jewels and just had to try it.
Components: Copper patina sheet, rivets and wire from LB--chain is mine.


PC #2

This is the second piece I've done using a PC focal I made. Last pic is of new PC focals I made yesterday.
Components: Handmade PC pendant, black glass rondelles, Czech glass beads, jasper and agate gemstone beads, waxed linen cord, cord ends and lobster clasp. Some from Lima, some from Etsy and rest from local shop.


First of Three

This is the first design usng the PC clay components I finished the other day. Waiting on a bead order to complete the other 2.
Components: Handmade PC bracelet bar, handmade chain, aqua nueva agate rondelles, assorted Czech glass beads, 6mm jasper beads and magnetic clasp.


Coming Attractions

These are the latest pendants and bracelet bar I made using PC and then decoupaged some favorite textiles onto them. The beads are some I will use...
Components: Handmade PC textile pendants and bracelet bar. Assorted Czech beads from LB and Etsy shops.


Last Recycle for Slides!

This is the last of the silver buckles/slides from my old Brighton belt. I think I like this design the best.
Components: Brighton re-purposed silver belt slides, flat bronze wire for homemade connector wraps and clasp.


Neptune's Gift

Words can't express how much I love this sea sediment jasper focal. I hope my design did it justice! The main pic didn't come out in the same...
Components: Sea sediment jasper focal from Etsy shop, aventurine 8mm rounds, waxed linen, Czech 8mm bronze rounds and Artistic wire for jumprings from LB. Aventurine rondelles, Czech aqua bicones, and carved Czech scarab beads from Etsy shop. Magnetic clasp, Czech clear faceted 8mm rounds, beadcaps and cord ends from local shop.


Happy Halloween!!

I love Halloween and I love gemstone beads. I made these two to be worn together. The orange jade rondelles compliment the focal and blue copper...
Components: Sea sediment jasper focal, blue copper jasper rondelles and orange jade rondelles from a favorite Etsy shop. Handmade (by me!) chain and wrapped link chain made with Artistic wire and wide flat wire from local shop.


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