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Forever Amber

I really enjoy making and wearing this type of necklace. It's a great way to showcase handmade beads!
Components: Copper chain and lobsterclaw clasp, handmade PC beads, acrylic amber colored beads, filigree metal beads, metal spacers/rings and 20g Artistic bronze wire.


Mood Indigo

This is my second necklace using Sari Silk from LB....I had alot of fun making this one! I used the entire "hank" of silk in this. The metal...
Components: Indigo Sari silk from LB, assorted glass and metal 6/0 seedbeads, Czech glass teardrop beads, assorted crystal, glass and silverplated metal beads, Artistic 20g silverplated wire, handmade PC end cones, and silvertone toggle clasp.


Leaves, Coils, and Berries

Taking all those coils I have made to another level!
Components: 16g bronze wire, 20g bronze Artistic wire, antique gold chain and jumprings, Czech glass leaves, assorted beads and antique gold lobsterclaw clasp.


Feels Like Spring~!

I am still making Egyptian coil bracelets. This turquoise wire just reminds me of spring....and it feels like it outside too, as the snow has...
Components: 24g turquoise Artistic wire from LB. Copper ring and lobsterclaw clasp.


Leaf Links

This is what I did with the leaf spirals from Angela's tutorial...thanks Angela!
Components: 18g bronze wire. All handmade spirals and jumprings.


Copper and Other Treasures

This is the second of my PC choker necklaces I made. I love the colors in this one! It looks more vibrant in real life....the scanner doesn't...
Components: Handmade PC beads, metal spacers and rings, pave beads, acrylic beads, copper chain and handmade copper "S" connectors and closure.


PC Geodes Choker

I have been wanting to make some choker necklaces using the PC beads I made, I finally finished them...here's the first one!
Components: Handmade PC geodes, 16g copper wire, assorted fancy metal spacers, copper chain and handmade copper wire connectors and dangle.


Southwest Sunset

I received my LB order and couldn't wait to get started on a new design....here it is!
Components: From LB: 8mm turquoise recycled glass rondelles, Czech glass 6x9mm Curry rondelles, orange magnesite rondelles, 1.5mm leather cord, and Irish waxed linen cord. From other sources:handmade PC beads, silvertone curved component, assorted orange glass beads, silverplated cord ends. lobsterclaw clasp and antique silvertone connector rings.


Copper&Bronze Coils--Last One For Now!

This is made using both copper and bronze wire. It will be the last one for awhile...need to rest my arthritic hands! LOL I really have enjoyed...
Components: 20g copper wire, 20g bronze Artistic wire, 6/0 seedbeads.


Egyptian Coil II

Here's another take on the Egyptian Coil. This time, I added beads to it. I really like this look. It's alot of work, but well worth the effort...
Components: 16g copper wire, handmade coils, 8/0 turquoise seedbeads from LB, 6/0 orange seedbeads, handmade copper clasp.


Egyptian Coil Bracelet

I finally got around to doing some wireworking. This Egyptian coil piece is my first effort at this sort of design. I purposely didn't cover the...
Components: 16g copper wire...I also made the clasp and jumpring.


Seeing Red

Just a simple double bracelet....using up leftovers!
Components: Red braided leather cord, assorted large hole silvertone beads, silver-plated cord ends, jumprings and lobsterclaw clasp.


Tropical Dreams

This winter has been brutal for most of us, and this piece just made me long for a warmer, sunnier place!
Components: Handmade PC focal, 6mm green quartzite beads, barrel jasper from LB, assorted orange glass beads, brown/gold 10mm acrylic beads, antique gold chain, 1.5mm brown leather cord, copper cord ends and toggle clasp.


A Face In The Crowd

A bracelet combining the PC pieces I made the other day, as well as some of my other PC beads and components. The popular "face" is included! LOL
Components: Handmade PC beads and connecting pieces, assorted glass and crystal beads, Jennifer Heynen ceramic connector, Irish waxed linen from LB, goldtone chain and lobster claw clasp, jumprings and Artistic wire.


Finished Pendants

I thought you might like to see what I did with two of the PC pendants I made yesterday. The color of the bead dangles on one are not what they...
Components: PC pendants, jump rings, goldtone chain, Artistic wire, glass and crystal beads.


More Inspiration

This is the last of the PC pieces I have made today. I hope y'all like them!
Components: PC, acrylic paints and sealer and Artistic wire.


Asia Inspired

All of Asia's wonderful PC pieces inspired me to push my boundaries ever further...a hat's off and thank you to her!
Components: PC, acrylic paints and sealer, and 22 gauge artistic wire.


Plain and Simple

I had the leather pre-formed bracelet and cord ends for awhile...so I just added the silver sliders. I like the simplicity of it.
Components: Black leather cord, silvertone cord ends/clasp, and plain and patterned silver slider beads.


Charmed Hearts

I wanted to make a bracelet for Valentine's Day. I love charm bracelets with lots of dangles. Again, the hearts and beads that look pinkish-beige...
Components: Gunmetal chain, handmade PC hearts, silver artistic wire, jumprings, silver coiled heart dangle, silvertone toggle clasp, 6mm Czech beads, green quartzite beads, and assorted color 6mm glass beads.


Stacks

Another handmade PC necklace, and as usual...the scanner didn't pick up the yellow rondelles...grrrrr! LOL
Components: Handmade and handpainted PC rondelles, silver plated filigree spacers, 1.5mm navy leather cord from LB, silvertone cord ends from LB and silvertone toggle clasp and jumprings.


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