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Designs by sweetjane

A Many Colored Necklace

I was actually making a bracelet out of the polymer clay beads, then I saw how well the Mille Fiori bead went with them and it became a necklace.
Components: Mille Fiori bead, polymer clay set of five beads, brass cable chain..L.B.. brass teardrop chain, vintage ribbon and a brass lobster claw.


I was inspired more by the color of the Dupioni Silk coral. It matched my Candy Jade pendant...and I went from there.
Components: Candy Jade pendant, orange and pink Indonesian glass beads, orange coral chunks, pink faceted Jade, waxed linen, orange bone links, flower charm and Dupioni Silk ribbon...Saki bronze toggle..L.B.

Seeds and Cones

I got these copper cones from L.B. and tried them out with different beads, but nothing looked really great...until I got some purple seeds.
Components: Ruby Jade, copper shields, raspberry ceramic spacers, purple seed beads, Patricia Healy copper cones and radiant sun copper L.B. ..and lavender waxed linen..L.B.

A New Home

I've had these Turquoise beads for forever and never found a home for them.
Components: Turquoise Trapezoids, Green Turquoise, Neon Blue Czech beads...LB, Indian glass donuts, raspberry ceramic spacers, copper chain, copper lobster claw and waxed linen.

Sparkle Plenty

I don't often use Sparkly crystal beads, but this ribbon just called for it.
Components: Diamond drop chain..LB, Dazzle ribbon in teal and purple, crystal beads, purple and teal Czech flowers and teal Keishi Pearls.

For Orange Lovers

My favorite color! I had collected all these orange beads and I thought it was time to make something totally orange!
Components: Indonesian glass beads, birch bark beads, Fire Agate, dyed Quartzite, Carnelian, assorted orange glass beads, waxed linen, funky Carnelian nuggets and Patricia Healy bumpy toggle..LB.

It Must Be Spring!

I love blue and yellow together...and I love birds! I got the little bird not knowing exactly what I was going to do with it.Then it just kind of...
Components: antiqued brass chain, turquoise dazzle ribbon, yellow Sari Silk, blue magnesite rounds and chips, butterscotch waxed linen, brass hook and little turquoise bird...LB.

Berry Splash

I've had these bone beads, but nothing clicked until I discovered I had some ribbon to go with it.
Components: berry magenta bone beads, ceramic spacers, Czech glass raspberry squares, berry glass beads, carved Rhodonite, dazzle ribbon, brass chain, 3-strand brass clasp

Blue Dust Peacock

Fell in love with this polymer clay bracelet I had alot of blue beads that would possibly go with it.Ended up keeping it simple with...
Components: polymer clay blue dust bracelet connector, brass chain..LB, dazzle ribbon, Keishi pearl and Czech glass dangles and etched brass toggle...LB.

Flower Bouquet

This is a had a focal bead but I just made it all one.
Components: Indonesian Glass blue faceted beads, Czech flowers in teal and coral, Czech black rondelles, Czech green rondelles and Green Girl Studio Clasp..LB...and waxed linen.

Shimmering Violets

I bought this Quartz Crystal point along with the violet lentils and chain...I had this gorgeous sparkly ribbon and I wanted to use it with the...
Components: Q. Crystal point, violet lentils, violet patina chain, sparkly ribbon, buckskin strap, copper hook..LB.

Rainbow of Donuts

This is the necklace...I did'nt know but I had ribbon that matched it perfectly!
Components: Czech Neon Donuts..LB, hand-dyed silk ribbon, hook, magenta waxed linen.

Agates Revisted

While waiting for new orders...I took apart my Green Agate necklace...out came a bracelet and another necklace!
Components: Green Agate Nuggets..LB, Black Onyx Discs, blue moon saucer Czech Glass, magenta waxed linen and Saki Bronze toggle..LB.

Too Late For Love

I've had this polymer clay heart for a while...finally had the perfect beads to go with it! A little late for Valentines Day!
Components: polymer clay heart, Red Bahay seed beads, orange crush waxed linen..LB, brass chain and toggle

Neutral Zone

I wanted to do a rustic piece.
Components: Amber Selwig beads, Amber Dust Clay Discs, Black Tourmaline Columns, Bronzite Focal, Buckskin strap, waxed linen and notched copper hook clasp.

Down the Tubes

Some more polymer clay...Mokume Gane...I got on clearance.
Components: polymer clay tubes and beads, Sari Silk..LB, blue moon saucer Czech Glass, neon blue Czech Glass..LB, Czech Glass scarabs, Blue Agate..LB, one Chevron bead, copper chain and lobster claw.

Mokume Gane Madness

Some more polymer clay clearance beads.
Components: Mokume Gane focal, orange and olive green Indonesian glass beads, Red Bahay seed beads, red patina ed chain, olive drab waxed linen, copper hook..LB.

Safe at Home

I got some polymer clay pieces on clearance. The 'home' focal was one of them. I decided to bring out the little pink sparkly specs by using my...
Components: polymer clay focal, berry-magenta bone beads, white luster farfalle beads, slate gray waxed linen, copper chain and copper hook...LB...and raspberry ceramic washers.

Bird is the Word

I had been eyeing this little bird totem for awhile! I love anything to do with birds!
Components: Bird totem, olive green Indo glass beads, Czech Glass orange and bronze, ceramic spacers in olive green splatter and autumn rust, orange shell, Czech autumn drops, orange Sari Silk, copper chain, copper bird, orange crush waxed linen and Vintaj brass flower (I used orange nail polish on it..I'm not sure about it!)

Apple Splinters

I love these Tagua Nut splinters in different colors...I had other plans for these, but this is how they turned out.
Components: Tagua Nut splinters in apple...from LB, African Chrysophrase nuggets and green Freshwater Pearls...from my stash.

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