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A Couple of Pirates

Thar be earrings, matey! That be what she be. In order of appearance: the Brit pirate, the Asian queen, the mermaid pirate and the cannon ball.
Components: Various lb beads and charms, Afghanistan bead in the cannon ball earring.


Mystic Blue

I love the new bezel links at LB. Fun stuff!
Components: Faceted glass bezel links, pewter beads, seed beads all LB products.


Modern Renaissance

I feel as though this one could be considered a Pinterest "success." I saw a similar pair last night and the ol' creative light bulb went on.
Components: 16 and 20 g. antiqued copper wire, matte teal beads, Czech beads - all LB products.


Pewter and Green

The pewter frames needed a nice, vibrant green bead. Whaaa-laaa. Simple but pretty darn cool.
Components: LB components- pewter bead frames, green recycled glass, silver beads from my stash and handmade ear wires.


Inspired by Ali's Tutorial- Mod Glass Necklace

Ali's tutorials are so easy to follow. I had to try this. The modern design of this necklace is super cool. It works with a multitude of outfits....
Components: http://www.limabeads.com/store/designs/ViewDesign?d=14578 Santa Fe Summer Hand Dyed 100% Silk Ribbon 1/2", peacock blue and amber glass rings, trinket factory connector, waxed linen


Daisy Chain

I wanted to do a little extra sumthin'-sumthin' with the Czech beads I recently received. I decided on a little patina work and incorporated some...
Components: etched cable chain, Czech glass beads, vintaj link, patina-- all LB purchases


A Collection of Designs- Just for Fun

I like looking at the design gallery for ideas and thought I would share some of my designs. Most of these components were purchased at Lima...
Components: fire agates, blue haze agates, matte jasper, matte black peanut chain, paloma brass bird beads, etc.


America

These earrings remind me of my childhood- riding horses in the woods of Southern Minnesota- cooking over an open fire and relaxing beneath a sky...
Components: Vintage blanks, Czech beads, handmade ear wires


color blocking

I've seen this style/design elsewhere but thought I would give it a whirl. I switched gears a little from using natural stone beads to using glass...
Components: Silver wire, glass beads, handmade ear wires


Boho Sister

And...here's Retroactive's Boho Sister design. The process-- cut copper sheeting, etch with Vintaj Bigkick, patina (leave it a tad messy for a...
Components: 26g copper sheeting, patina, recycled glass beads, copper beads-- jasper too


Retroactive

Since everyone and their mother has been trying some "folded" metal earrings-- I thought, what the heck, I'll give it a try. Meet boho sister's...
Components: aluminum sheeting, recycled glass beads, brass snowflakes (which look like retro flowers to me) and other metal beads


Stone of Courage

This is the first Russian Amazonite I've worked with. It is a naturally stunning stone that looks great with just about anything. Crystalvaults.com...
Components: LB Russian Amazonite, brass jump rings, antique copper wire, Toho seed beads


Under the Ocean of Blue

I think stacking the silk sari in wave-like fashion goes well with the octopus charms I purchased on etsy. A little artsy composition inspired by a...
Components: Lima beads 20g antiqued copper wire, indigo blue silk sari, 10 mm blue haze faceted agate beads, octopus charms from etsy store


Back to Basics

These earrings are similar to one of the first pair I made-- sapphire-blue wire-wrapped copper sticks (18g) with Lima's cool African matte tomato...
Components: http://www.limabeads.com/African-Recycled-Glass-Matte-Tomato-Red-Mini-Ring-10_14mm-P31589, copper wire, colored Zebra wire, round metal beads


Petal Power 2

One more design with the new Czech glass flower beads. This one uses some repurposed bead-stringing material from my order.
Components: Czech glass beads, shell pearls, seed beads of various types


Petal Power

Here are a couple of sweet little flower designs I made last night with my new Czech glass flower beads. Since we still have 4 feet of snow...
Components: Czech glass beads, copper heshi, shell pearls, various other misc beads


Pearls in Paris

Braided silk sari paired with a string of pearls. This necklace has a little Parisian flavor to it. I hid the ends with the Vintaj bead caps. This...
Components: Silk sari, freshwater pearls, shell pearls, Vintaj Natural Brass Flourish Petal Bead Cap 22x14mm


Irish Luck

Happy St. Patty's Day!
Components: Stampt Antique Copper (plated) Dragonflies & Diamonds Filigree Drop 18x35mm, Shamrock Recycled Glass Tusk 4-6x22-30mm, Czech Glass Matte Green Emerald Round 6mm, misc. copper spacers


Heart of the Oak

I wanted to use some of the brass chain I've had for a while. The blue silk sari seemed to fit with the brassy tones of the chain and oak leaf...
Components: silk sari, brass chain and oak leaf, toho seed beads 11/0


Golden Lilac

JustImagine-Val inspired me to create another Moroccan-styled pair of earrings this time with some fringes of seed beads. I think it gives this...
Components: Czech glass beads, misc gold heishi, rainbow frosted tanzanite seed bead 11, 18g wire


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