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Designs by Ali

Elephant Festival

Elephants are my favorite animal so it is fitting that I was inspired by the Elephant Festival in India to make a easy to toss on necklace...


Birds of a Feather Bracelet

How great are these bird buttons! I was sitting in the photo room talking with Andrea, trying to come up with a plan for the Czech daggers....


Peonies Bracelet

While I would not consider myself to be a pink person, these rondelles spoke to me and said "string me on brown suede, please." I know that sounds...


Blossoms Earrings

I love working with openwork pieces, they are just begging to be embellished :) For this pair I went sweet and simple, dropping a small pearl...


Daydream Catcher

As soon as I saw this patinated component hit our shelves, I knew what I wanted to do with it. This rarely happens, I am usually left pondering...


Opal Lariat

This is going to be the easiest necklace you have ever made! Just grab 3' of your favorite bead chain and a few charms or combinations of larger...


Driftwood Triangles

Triangles are everywhere I look right now. These wood triangles are great because not only do they fit the geometric trend they also have a very...


Naturally Funky

Using wood beads in a design allows you to go bigger without making an uncomfortably heavy piece. This necklace feels nice around your neck and...


Blooming Sunflower

This leather flower could easily be replaced with another leather focal or 2 hole focal of a similar size. I love ladder necklaces, especially with...


Northern Lights

These highly reflective lights look great with a little added embellishment or on their own. I chose to create a bib combining wrapped and un...


Nouveau Necklace

This Art Nouveau focal is reminiscent of the beautiful paintings and stain glass art of the period featuring mossy greens, bronzy metallics, iris...


Czech Floral Earrings

We now carry 4 sizes of Czech glass flower coins! These hibiscus flowers work great in tiered stacks to create super cute, easy earrings!...


Tibetan Earring Ideas

I love making "simple" earrings out of small, interesting focal pieces.


Flared Boho Sparkle Earrings

These earring are so easy to make but so impactful once combined! I love the colors and the flared shape of the earrings. These could be worn with...


Garden Layers Necklace

I love the combination of colors in the Zola Elements line of embellished pieces. They are colors that work together easily but not always colors...


Antique Damask Necklace

The swirling sands in this pendant were begging to have some color dripping off the the bottom loops. I stayed with the same style and theme for...


Into the Woods Charm Necklace

This necklace is Inspired by the woods surrounding our home. I wanted to make an elegant collection of "woodland" treasures.


Tribal Sunset Necklace

The possibilities are endless with these focal components! These two pieces felt similar to me, so I decided to stack them :)


Journeys Tassel Necklace

The warm colors, texture of the tassels, and raw handmade quality of the African brass beads work well together and give me the feeling that I've...


Rainbow Serenity Necklace

I just love these tassel caps! The loops around the bottom make it so easy to make a cool tassel for any project. I chose to funk up my tassel a...


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