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Designs by Happy Chick aka Harriet

Pink Spring Blossom

This design is by Princess Purple Butterfly Chick Liz.
Liz says "I really liked the pink shell blossom with the brown pearls. The pearls sort of...
Components: Pink mother of pearl blossom with bronze highlights, brown pearls, silver lined glass beads, silver plated chain, silver tone toggle clasp. Silver tone ear wires for the earrings with the pearls and glass beads.


Hold That Tiger!!!

Found this great Tiger Iron strand at a local bead store, and really let it sit for about a year. Finally decided it needed to be shown with...
Components: Large Tiger Iron Beads, different shapes of magnetic hematite beads, tiger eye rounds and flat rounds, 49 strand beading wire, silver tone findings.


Amethyst Dawn

I loved the Dogtooth amethyst from LB. I put it with the rose quartz and some smaller amethyst from our LBS, just laying on the table, and knew I...
Components: Dogtooth Amethyst, 6mm. and 3 mm. Amethyst, Rose Quartz in 3 sizes and shapes, silver plated findings, Rhodium plated toggle clasp.


Peaceful Jade

This is a set of three separate necklaces that can be worn together, or separately. I really liked the combination of shapes and soft purples and...
Components: Peace Jade in 3 shapes, Lapidalite Jasper in 3 shapes, small Turquoise and Flourite spacer beads, lobster claw closures. 3 strands all in graduated lengths.


Gotta Have My Coffee

I just fell in love with the LB Coffee Bean Jasper. I got the pretty ovals and really liked the look of them with copper and chocolate brown.
Components: LB Coffee Bean Jasper, copper grape cluster pendant, chocolate brown glass pearls, copper beads, faceted Czech glass copper tone beads, copper daisy beads, copper chain and toggle, copper findings and ear wires.


One Eyed, One Horned....

I found these beads labeled Purple Alien. On closer inspection, I started humming the tune (Sing along now) "It was a one-eyed, one-horned, flying...
Components: Purple Alien beads, various stones including strawbery dyed jade, blue (purple) aventurine, dyed pink MOP flowers, faceted glass spacers, clear glass rondelles, and chain with toggle clasps.


Blue and Green and Sold!!!

I made this set while I was still teaching classes at Michaels. I really liked these beads and it was fun to play with the double strand design.
Components: Blue Moon beads and pendant, czech faceted glass beads, silver tone crimps and findings, 49 strand beading wire, hypoallergenic ear wires.


Dancing In The Dark

I found these great dark shimmery MOP sticks and knew I wanted to use them with the dark peacock dancing pearls. I have not decided for sure...
Components: MOP sticks, top-drilled dark peacock oval pearls, czech AB crystal beads, silver plated toggle with swarovski crystals, silver plated crimps, and (.015) 49 strand beading wire.


Falling for Carnelian

This set of carnelians and lampwork beads is done with gold tone metal findings. I saw the carnelians, and then the lampwork beads, and just...
Components: 10 and 8 mm. carnelian round beads, lampwork round and oval beads, gold plated filigree beads and bead caps, gold tone toggle and findings, gold seed beads to wrap wire where it meets the toggle, hypoallergenic ear wires.


Sunset for Carnelian

I have fallen for carnelians this autumn. I found the strand of pretty carnelian beads at my LBS, and then saw the lampwork glass beads in tones...
Components: White turquoise diamond shape pendant, white turq. beads, carnelian beads, lampwork beads, gold tone findings and chain, gold tone beads (in the earrings).


A New Nest

I wanted another way to use one of the "nest" pendants we Chicks made. I loved using the copper wire to make the nests. I found a nice copper...
Components: Heavy copper charm bracelet, copper nest with glass-pearl eggs, assorted copper tone charms from our LBS, Czech glass beads, magnetic clasp, copper guard chain, copper findings.


Yes, Teal Pearls

I got the big teal/green pearls as a bargain and the challenge was to find the right pieces to go with them. I decided on dark green dancing...
Components: Teal pearls, small (4 mm.) dark green dancing pearls, Czech glass beads in green irridescent and blue/green, silver tone findings, hypoallergenic ear wires.


Vintaj with Bronze Pearls

I wanted to make a set with the Vintaj "Tree of Life" pendant. Then I saw this toggle and the bronze colored pearls. It just came together from...
Components: Vintaj Tree of Life pendant, Vintaj toggle and findings, bronze pearls, czech glass beads to add sparkle.


Dressed Up Agates

I got the Faceted Red Slab Agates from LB and just fell in love with them...then I added smoky quartz and faceted optical quartz to go with the...
Components: Faceted Red Slab Agates, African Ruby Quartz rounds, faceted optical clear quartz, Smoky Quartz, sterling silver findings.


Our Home Show Display

My friend Barbara hosted our home show. We had jewelry tables for a total of 5 different beaders, and an area for our friend Judy who does her own...
Components: The first 2 pictures are of beading jewelry displays, and I am also including the pics of Judy's area. Judy took these pictures, which is why they turned out well. :D


Kambaba!

Necklace and earring set. I loved the Kambaba donut I found at a my LBS along with the kambaba teardrops. I was unsure where to go with this,...
Components: Kambaba Jasper donut and teardrop beads, green and white lampwork beads, czech beads, silver tone findings. Hypoallergenic ear wires.


Russian Jade w/ Tassle

I got the two large Russian Jade (Serpentine) rectangles in a mixed strand, and decided to make a necklace with them. This color of stones was...
Components: Russian Jade rectangles, RJ ovals, black glass, silver tone findings.


Emerald Delight

Emerald and pearl necklace for a dressy evening with matching earrings. I found this strand of faceted rough emerlds, and just fell in love. I...
Components: Faceted rough emeralds, white FW pearls, czech beads (greenish-blue), silver tone clasp with swarovski crystals.


Is it Jasper?

I made this for my daughter-in-law for Christmas. I don't know what the stone is? I'm guessing a jasper, but would appreciate any info.
Components: Oval ?? stones, swarovski crystals, czech crystals, silver tone chain, silver toggle.


Guardian Angel

Liz loved this Angel pendant, and wanted to show it off with only silver tone beads around it.
Components: Silver angel pendant, silver tone metal beads, chain, .


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