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Designs by DayLilly aka Del

Recycled Concho

I found this old rusty concho with a great patina and had some shabori silk laying around. The two looked great together.
Components: Concho, silk, Czech glass, seed beads, waxed linen, copper and brass findings.


Little Chickadee

The little Chickadee bird from SummerWindArt was too sweet to resist. The colors were great for Fall.
Components: Bird focal by SummerWindArt, jasper, Agate, brown turquoise, Czech glass, copper chain and findings, pearls and shell.


Stonehenge

The focal by WondrousStrange was so other worldly that it evoked an ancient time and place. I added a skull because some people think Stonehenge is...
Components: Focal by WondrousStrange, Citrine, pyrite, Czech glass beads, silver and brass findings.


Autumn in the Air

I was inspired by the beautiful colors of fall and the focal by FerrariOrignalBeads.
Components: Focal by FerrariOrignalBeads, Picture Jasper, Czech glass, pearls, Shell, copper beads and findings.


Tribal Vibe

I saw this wonderful focal from Pottery Girl and the colors were right up my alley. The piece was called Tribal but I am stumped as to what it...
Components: Focal by Pottery Girl, pearls, Czech glass, copper chain and findings.


End of Summer

Fall is in the air but I don't want summer to go. I found this beautiful urchin focal by Beadcomber and wanted to make a bracelet that complemented...
Components: PC focal by Beadcomber, Agate, charite, pearls, Czech glass, silk ribbon, brass and copper findings.


Sand Bar

I love to collect sea shells and wanted to create a bracelet that captured the beach.
Components: Sea urchin from SummerWindart, pearls, shells, Czech glass, copper and brass findings.


Carpathian Relic

The focal by Wondrous Strange reminded me of an archaeological relic. The colors and textures were so unusual and different.
Components: Focal by Wondrous Strange, Czech beads, pearls, Rhodonite, brass findings.


Midsummer Night

The days are getting shorter and the nights a little longer so I wanted to capture the woodlands before the summer is gone.
Components: Ceramic pendant by Spinning Star studio, wool beads, Czech glass, batik ribbon made by me, and copper and brass findings.


Lavrio

I saw this beautiful bracelet bead from Sweet Birch Designs and it reminded me of an ancient Mediterranean medallion. I just added some...
Components: Sweet Birch Designs focal, amazonite, Copper Green Opal, glass.


Agrigento

The Gaea focal reminded me of ancient Greek pottery. I combined it with classical elements and brass in order to create a vintage old-world necklace.
Components: Gaea focal, pearls, jasper, brass, Czech glass, seed beads, shells, brass clasp.


Dandelion Wine

When I was very young, my grandmother used to pick wild dandelions in the spring, so I have always loved them because they remind me of her. When I...
Components: WinterBirdStudio PC pendant, Czech glass, Rhodonite, Pink Opal, seed beads, Copper Green Opal, brass, and bronze wire and findings, pearl.


Summer Breeze

I wanted to create a soft and cool bracelet for my friend who loves the color blue. I was inspired by the colors of the blueberries in my garden.
Components: Copper bracelet bar by FerrariOrignalBeads, Czech glass, pearls, batik cloth, shell, copper charms and chain.


Copper Spider

I had some beautiful golden sari silk that I wanted to incorporate into a bracelet with copper and gold pearls. When I went to take the pictures, a...
Components: Kristy Bowman copper, shells, pearls, Czech glass, copper chain, agate, silk. And a little spider (actually quite a large spider).


Gemini Twin

I had this beautiful copper pendant by Kristy Bowman and so I paired it with double glass beads in a bright green color.
Components: Kristy Bowman copper, copper chain and findings, Czech chartreuse beads.


A Little Green

I saw these beautiful PC beads on Sweet Birch Designs and I had to have them. The colors were right up my alley with beautiful shades of blue,...
Components: PC leaf and beads from Sweet Birch, turquoise heishe beads, Czech beads, Kazuri, beads, Aquamarine, seed beads, brass chain and findings.


Tulip Goddess

I found this little goddess but she was so small that I have to give her a tulip hat. Now she is happy.
Components: Czech glass beads, lamp work glass flower, agate beads, seed beads, flourite crystals, pewter clasp.


Leaf Goddess

I got this beautiful little Fern Goddess in the mail from Gaea and I happened to have my batik out so I put them together with some Czech glass and...
Components: Fern Leaf Goddess from Gaea, gemstones, seed beads, Czech beads and button, copper findings, batik fabric.


Batik Boho

I quilt with Batik fabric and I wanted to incorporate some of the fabric into designs. I found a beautiful bracelet bar that matched some of my...
Components: Bracelet focal from JustADrop, lilac and agate beads, brass chain and findings, leather, seed beads.


Summer Solstice

I bought some beautiful beads from Sweet Birch Designs and the colors are so wonderful that they only needed some turquoise beads to compliment...
Components: PC Beads by Sweet Birch, turquoise nuggets, copper wire, seed beads, and leather.


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