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Designs by hlt Designs

Dark green pearls with obsidian

I was in Montana last month and my boyfriend and I hit Billings' two bead stores... I incorporated his help and he picked out this beautiful strand...
Components: FWP, Obsidian pendant, black glass seed beads


Onyx chips braided together to help balance out this enormous focal. The focal is one I've had for years, and tried 3 different creations with it...
Components: Kiwi jasper, onyx chips

Autism bracelet

Another autism awareness bracelet option
Components: silver tone seed beads, enameled puzzle pieces

starry night, jr

Another set of blue goldstone and citrine, with goldtone chain
Components: Blue Goldstone, Citrine, goldtone chain

starry night

Blue goldstone with citrine
Components: Blue Goldstone, Citrine

Yellow Turquoise

This is a remake of a piece I made earlier... definitely like the yellow turquoise this way better, but it's still not my favorite color/stone to use.
Components: Yellow Turquoise, black faceted glass, black seed beads

larvikite earrings and bracelet

Coordinates with the heavier necklace
Components: larvikite (blue pearl) wavy coin & rounds, czech glass rondelles

daintier (?) larvikite coins

More larvikite wavy coins, not quite as heavy as the other piece, but just as striking
Components: Larvikite (Blue Pearl) wavy coins, aquamarine rondelles, light blue pearls

Wavy Larvikite

These larvikite wavy coins are gorgeous, and heavy! This piece combines them with silver-plated daisy spacers and aquamarine czech glass...
Components: Larvikite (Blue Pearl), Czech Glass

Those sunny daffodils

The green beads were sold as kambaba jasper, but I don't think that's accurate... They look more like seaweed jasper... I combined them with the...
Components: Yellow Opal, Jasper of some sort

Gold pearls

Golden biwa pearls and topaz czech glass rondelles... Lots of flash and shine!
Components: biwa pearls, czech glass

MOP in blue and brown

I've had the brown Mother of Pearl pieces for months, and had no idea what to do with them... I've seen lots of pieces using those amazing MOP...
Components: Mother of Pearl, more Mother of Pearl, glass pearls

Flying High

Pewter Eagle Yin Yang pendant inspired this piece... the beads are Salwag Seeds and wooden round beads. Think it'd work for men and/or women?
Components: Pewter pendant, salwag seeds, wood beads

Rainbow Bracelet

This is the prototype for my Autism Awareness bracelet. Knowing that many people with autism prefer a rainbow to the puzzle piece, I wanted it to...
Components: Glass seed beads, silver plate cones and clasp, sterling puzzle piece

Rainbow Soocho Jade

LOVE this gemstone! The colors are so captivating.
Components: Rainbow Soocho Jade

Dragon's Blood

We love dragons!
Components: Dragon's Blood Jasper, Garnet, Pewter dragon focal, silver seed beads

Fire and Ice

Carnelian Chips and Turquoise nuggets... I saw this color combination somewhere, and LOVE it... so, here's another interpretation.
Components: Carnelian, turquoise

He runs hot and cold

Another turtle! This is one of the carnelian turtles strung with carnelian chips and turquoise rounds. The bail is hand-wrapped copper wire.
Components: Carnelian, Carnelian, turquoise, copper wire


My friends in the theatre department refer to us as having ADOS "Attention Deficit, Ohhhh, Shiny!" Syndrome... This piece definitely fits the bill....
Components: Red faceted glass rondelles, large glass pearl, silver plated daisy spacers.

Lapis and glass

same color scheme, but a variation on the commissioned piece. This one is for me to do with as I please. :^)
Components: Lapis, glass, Red Aventurine, Bronzite

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