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Designs by Skittles mommy

Ring a ling a ling 1

I've been crazy making rings since I took my are some of the rings I have made - LOVE them!

Toe Ring for Christine

My sister wanted me to make her a toe ring. I had some leftover wire today and thought "aha" I can try to toe ring.

Color waves 2

This is the 2nd attempt at making a bracelet the correct length. Luckily 3rd time was "the charm" ;p

Color waves 1

My sister wanted me to make her one of these wavy bracelets with the oval shaped stones...I kept having trouble cutting enough wire to make the...

Mira's Jewels

I made this set for a friend & co-worker who has a grandaughter who is a little princess.

Celebration Cuff

I named this because it just looks like a party to me!
Components: Multi colored glass chunks.

Necklace for Granny

I bought this pendant first and then acquired the beads. As I was putting them together I kept thinking of how this would be a perfect birthday...
Components: Red & white swirl glass pendant, bracciated jasper, aventurine, red agate, and coral agate.

Understated amethyst

I was very pleased when pairing the amethyst beads with these sesame jasper beads I found. I fell in love with them, but kept having trouble...

Fruit punch

This was my attempt at home making the ring all by myself! I am so excited to know how to make rings - I cannot even tell you!!! :))

I learned to make rings!

I took a class at my one of my local bead stores on Wednesday and this is what we made.
The first one is made with sterling wire, swar(sp?)...

Cracked Brownies

I absolutely love these crackled beads I found at my LBS. I combined with zebra jade to create this yummy piece. To keep the weight down I added...

Midnight Blue

Oh, how I played around with these midnight blue beads today. I tried to combine with pretty raspberry beads and white chunky beads...looked like...

Shimmery Shells

This pendant is just beautiful in person - very shimmery with soft coloring.
Components: Crushed shell pendant with jet shell beads


I purchased this pendant on clearance and was waiting to find the right beads to match. Well, I found them. Love how this turned out!
Components: Forest stone pendant with Naodelate and Bracciated jasper

Coral & Turquoise

Have I mentioned that I love the color turquoise? For some reason I am always drawn to it when I am shopping for jewelry and so it carries into...
Components: Round and oval turquoise beads, coral chips and sticks along with silver-toned chain.

Chunky Red

I really love chunky beads and these red dyed beads caused me to do a little happy dance when I found them at my LBS.
Components: Chunky red beads combined with large black chips, black seed beads and silver spacers.

Blue & Green Sands

It was love at first sight with the larger rectangle beads. They have a really cool looking design - almost like sand.
Components: Smaller Austrialian Jasper, silver-toned beads and green & blue shell discs.

3rd Cuff - it's cuff love

This is technically the 3rd cuff I have made. My only question is: how is everyone getting so many beads on theirs without having all the wire...

2nd cuff inspired by Lorrie

Thank you Lorrie for inspiring me to try to make a cuff! I am grateful for your tutorial the other day as I am enjoying making these and how they...

Cuff re-do

Well, I re-did my first cuff as it got squishy and somewhat contorted after wearing. So, I copied Elaine's design on the bracelet base (Sorry, but...

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