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Designs by DayLilly aka Del


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.

Penny Lane

I bought the helicopter punch from LB and I punched some pennies I got in the Bahamas. The punch is high quality and makes a nice clean cut. I am...
Components: Bahama pennies, kazuri beads, Czech glass, pearls, copper wire and findings.

Purple Haze

I have been on a purple kick lately and made a boho piece for my friend who also loves purple.
Components: Polymer clay focal and dangles, Czech glass, purple jade, copper chain, purple O-rings, purple leathers.

Purple Passion

I had a beautiful purple agate pendant and I wanted to frame it in shades of purple and lilac.
Components: Agate, seed beads, charoite beads, agate beads, Czech glass beads, silver chain and findings.

Coral Carnival

I wanted to make a very light weight and understated necklace using the beautiful little Grace bicone beads.
Components: Grace lampwork beads, Czech glass, pewter beads, seed beads, chain, labordorite spacers, findings.

Sedona Sunset

I wanted to create a very earthy, multi-strand statement necklace in shades of red and orange.
Components: Czech beads, brass chain and findings.

Mooky the Cat

I wanted to make a necklace for a little girl who loves cats. I think the Patricia Healy cat is whimsical and fun and would look great with some...
Components: Healy cat, copper wire, mookite stones.

Electric Mountain

Blue and brown are one of my favorite combinations and I wanted to create an earthy contrast with the brilliant turquoise focal.
Components: Turquoise focal, seed beads, pearls, Czech shell beads, ceramic beads.

Blue on Blue

I had these Grace lampwork beads and liked the abstract pattern. So I added the kyanite sticks to continue the design. It is nice and lightweight.
Components: Grace lamp work beads, kyanite sticks, turquoise beads, seed beads, glass crystals.

Water Maiden

I found these rulla beads and loved the colors and textures. I had the maiden button and combined the two together using peyote stitch.
Components: Rulla beads, seed beads, Czech button.

Coral Reef

I wanted to create a tropical piece to chase away the winter blues.
Components: Lamp work focal, Mookaite, brown turquoise, Czech glass, seed beads.

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