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Designs by Happy Chick aka Harriet

A Cross for My Heart

Lizzy found this dyed stone heart in a bead shop, and chose the purple plastic hearts to go with it. She plans to wear this set to church.
Components: Purple dyed stone heart, purple plastic hearts, beading wire, crimps, glass beads, small link chain, heart toggle clasp. Earrings: plastic hearts with glass beads.

Lizzy's Rose Pink Set

Liz wanted to spend her morning making jewelry with her grandmommy. She designed this set in pink shades. It is for her to wear.
Components: Acrylic "stones", 49 strand beading wire, small link chain, crimps, glass beads. Earrings: acrylic pink stones with glass beads.

Black Gold

This Black Gold Amazonite necklace was inspired by some of the asymetrical designs I have been seeing in fashion news. It is my own, and one I...
Components: Diagonally drilled Black Gold Amazonite square 1" pillows, mixed strand of tumbled tourmaline and apatite nuggets, blue-green czech 6mm. crystals, sterling silver bead caps, size 8 clear bead spacers, 49 strand beading wire, crimps, & flower toggle clasp. Earrings: silver plated diagonal chandelier finding, Tourmaline nuggets, hypoallergenic ear wires.

Elizabeth's Necklace

Elizabeth, my 7 year old grandaughter, says the tiger eye beads are the same colors as her hair. She wears it any time she wants. Elizabeth...
Components: Tiger eye beads, hematite beads, tiger eye pendant, and silver tone chain. Earrings: tiger eye and hematite beads on hypoallergenic ear wires.

Amazonite Waterfall

I saw a stringing idea in a magazine, and liked it. By the time I was through modifying the directions and substituting other gemstone choices,...
Components: Amazonite teardrop pendant w/silvertone bead cap, blue-green czech 4mm. glass beads, amonzonite ovals, white potato pearls, turquoise 4mm beads, small amazonite teardrops, size 6 clear glss beads w/turquoise color centers, synthetic (Aqua Qtz.) aquamarine faceted rectangles, 45 strand stringing wire, crimps and crimp covers, 2 strand magnetic clasp. Earrings: Faceted faux aquamarines, pearls, turquoise, glass beads--hung on hypoallergenic ear wires.

Golden Seas

I made this for my sister as a Christmas present. She is a strawberry blonde with fair skin and lovely blue eyes. I wanted a design she could...
Components: Paua shell pendant, tumbled and polished citrine nuggets, swarovski crystals, 45 strand beading wire, gold tone findings. Earrings: 2 pair-1st set has pearls and swarovski crystals. 2nd set has citrines and swarovski crystals . Both on hypoallergenic ear wires.

Deni's Nest

One of my first nest necklaces. I made this one for my sister, Deni. She is my best friend, and has always encouraged me in my creative...
Components: Silver tone 24 gauge craft wire, size 6 pistachio glass pearls, blue sparkle ribbon. Earrings: pistachio glass pearls, Swarovski crystals, hypoallergenic silver tone ear wires.

Another Nest

Copper nest with peach pearls, on 45 strand wire, inspired by my friend Smoky Rose. This is my own and I wear it often. I love the copper with...
Components: Copper wire, pearls, 45 strand wire, small smoky quartz beads, copper color glass spacers, gunmetal dark chain to make it longer. Earrings: rose gold plated ear wires, copper head pins, smoky quartz beads, czech glass center beads.

Jackie's Present

My daughter-in-law asked me to make a blue and white set for her sister, Jackie. I wanted to use real stones, so I chose sodalite and white...
Components: Sodalite rectangle pillows and heishi, white fresh water pearls, AB delica spacers, silver tone clasp, chain and findings.

For Amy: A Little Magic

Sterling silver charm bracelet for my daughter who was the "dungeon master" for the role playing game this semester.
Components: Sterling silver chain, SS oval jump rings, SS charms. Princess, castle, treasure map, frog prince, magician, magic lamp, knight on horseback.

Nest at Last

This is my current favorite of the nest necklaces that I have made. I wear it myself, and was really pleased with the color combination.
Components: Copper wire, glass pearls, copper plated chain.

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