Find Beaders and share designs, ideas, and inspiration!

Designs by L Richards

Ohm and sunshine

Loved the honey stone pendant stone, so I needed to come up with a combo. I sold this set to a co-worker
Components: Citrine chips, Honey Stone, gold plated Ohm and findings


Serpentine and garnet

Variation on a theme...I like short strands and drops. I have at least 10 variations
Components: Serpentine, Garnet, Sterling beads, spacers, and findings


Toggle as Focal

If not on a bracelet, a toggle like this needs to be the center attraction.
Components: Moss Agate, Stirling silver toggle and jump rings


Carnelian garden

More of my favorite orange and green
Components: Carnelian, Green Garnet, Red Forest Agate, copper findings


Wire wizards, help needed

Just playing around with wire and beads. Thought the horse eye shape would make great butterflies...they will if I had better wire tallents. Any...


Serpentine and Carnelian

I love green and orange together. It is my favorite contrast.
Components: Russian Serpentine, Carnelian


Garnet garden

Wanted this floral focal, and wasn't sure what combination of stones to use. Tried the garnet chips, I think this works.
Components: Rose Quartz, Garnet, silver metal findings


Wood and Stone

This sunset jasper was crying out to me, and the wood and brown dyed shell rounds accent the purplish shade.
Components: Sunset Jasper, dyed shell rounds, wood beads, copper beads and findings.


Jade & Copper tripple spiral

Had to come up with something for this spiral focal. Used more earring components, but they look like they were meant to be together.
Components: New Jade, Copper findings


Carnelian & Fancy Jasper

Varriation on a theme. Found this fancy jasper in an olive to orange shade...perfect with carnelian chips.
Components: Fancy Jasper, Carnelian, gold plated eternity knot and findings.


Red Tiger in Seaweed

Got these LB red tiger eye for a different project, and they just found these seaweed quartz puff squares. To punch up the focal, I used some...
Components: Red Tiger Eye, Seaweed Quartz, copper beads and findings.


Green stone and Garnet

An early idea. Originally made 2yrs ago, but just decided to run the garnets all around.
Components: Garnet, Green Stone (not sure what it is), sterling bali spacers.


Sunstone Fancy

I Love Sunstone!! More Fancy Jasper to inspire the color combinations.
Components: Silver bali spacers, Sunstone, Fancy Jasper, silver metal findings.


Shell we have some fun?

Found this shell button, and had to have it. Thought it would be great in a piece...tied it to an onyx donut I've had for a while. Knew the LB...
Components: Black Onyx, Silver Green Dancing buttons, natural shell button, silver wire and findings, Amethyst


The proverbial straw

These copper earing drops cried out to me to become a necklace...it is the bead drops that snapped the tendon in my wrist as I had to complete it...
Components: copper chain, findings, green mop, blue and green dyed stone beads.


orange you inspired?

This pattern comes from a fun fashion piece I got, but it was copper and plastic. The copper turned my neck black, but I challenged myself to make...
Components: Red Aventurine, Carnelian, Green Garnet, Olive Crystal tubes, silver chain and findings


Fancy Jasper Favorite

This greenish fancy jasper donut goes with everything.
Components: Amazonite, Fancy Jasper, Sterling silver donut bail with garnet cab


OM

A calming piece I wear with everything. Who doesn't need a little om in their life?
Components: 18mm silver plated Om charm, Garnet, Green Aventurine, silver metal findings.


Who's Online?

  • N Taylor
  • Maggies Mom
  • bkochsic
  • Jet
  • No Photo
  • No Photo
  • Beadlady3 aka Cindy
  • SweetBirchDesigns
  • Fresh Baked
  • DayLilly aka Del
  • Beadling
  • Crystal Canary
  • birdie
  • L Kay
  • Barb F
  • Laud
  • No Photo
  • Elis Mom
  • No Photo
  • SquirrelGirl aka Angela
  • J Danhaus
  • Janet B
  • No Photo
  • Cat Daddy
  • perlym
  • Cat Bird Birdsong
  • No Photo
  • Granny Nancy
  • Bettys Beads
  • No Photo
  • No Photo
  • A Little Pizzaz aka Judy
  • No Photo
  • Terry Ca
  • Beadzilla aka Wanda
  • NY Bella
  • No Photo
  • Ams
  • Kaydee
  • Deb Harding
  • No Photo
  • foxhill designs vt
  • Steve
  • Inagodadavida by Eve
  • Stone Treasures
  • Tammy Jo
  • leafy river
  • Debbi aka Sparkle Chick
  • Eeka Mouse
  • MamaLua

Find More Beaders »