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You Are My Sunshine

I fell in love with Grace's polka dot on cream lampwork rondelle and wanted to build a piece around it.
Components: sky Eye Jasper, Lampwork rondelle, yellow African glass bead, Yellow enamel bead, Citrine nugget, copper lobster and waxed linen.


Many colours

A bead loom bracelet, it has taken a while to make!! It wraps around the wrist 3 times.
Components: Seed beads


LadyBug

I haven't made anything in a looooonnnng time! But I taught a class a couple of weeks ago, and I had a little inspiration left over...
Components: Golum studio lentil bead(LB), polymer daisy and ladybug from Sweetbirch Studio, Czech glass, Lucite leaves, horn discs and ring, coral barrels and clasp from my LBS. African glass from my stash. All knotted on braiding string.


Lotsa Dangles

This one took some time to complete....All those dangles!! LOL
Components: 6mm Czech and yellow agate beads, square Czech beads and antique gold chain from LB. Clasp from local shop.


Loads O' Leather

I have had so much fun making these bracelets.....I love them all!
Components: Braided leather cord, arrow bar, silver S clasp from LB. 10mm and 20mm flat cord, sliders and magnetic clasps from Etsy.


A Peach of a Pair

I finally finished these two bracelets. I was waiting for the agates ! I came up with these designs to compliment each other, or wear alone. The...
Components: 6mm agates(from Etsy and LB), Artistic wire round and flat wire for handmade wrap connectors, jumprings, and hook clasp, copper connectors from Etsy shop and lobster claw clasp from my stash.


Feathered Cuffs

I found some new Sizzix products at the TG&M Show last week. I used their new 3-D embossing folder with my Big Kick to emboss this feather pattern...
Components: 10mm and 5mm flat leather, 20mm slides and cord ends, misc. clasps and charms.


Soft Sea Treasures wrap bracelet

I just love, love, love this beachy, boho, feminine bracelet. The beautiful aquamarine gemstones from Limabeads was my starting point. I wanted...
Components: aquamarine rondelle gems, turquoise, freshwater pearls, seed beads (silver and brown), pewter sand dollar button, brown leather, copper patina shell charm


Aqua Flow

I love the way that Aquamarine shines in the light, and fades to pale in the shadows.
Components: Aquamarine, recycled glass spears, stamped & patina'd copper washer, czech glass dangles.


Mermaid Collection

I have recently began to truly love and appreciate mermaids, and so have began a collection of bracelets and necklaces that are both whimsical and...
Components: Recycled African Glass, Mixed gemstones, Greek starfish charm and ball bead, Czech fire polished glass, crystal ball


Stars and Hearts

Love is in the air! Floating stars inside open hearts and two tone spacers say I love you to the moon and back!


Sweet Life Bangles

This gorgeous bangle was designed to look worn with texture and has rivet holes (6) for charm embellishment. Pick any of Tierracasts' new line of...


Daggers

Make quite a few dangle type bracelets to wear with tee shirts, really like the components hanging on different types of chain
Components: Czech daggers, orange and blue stripe glass rondels, tiny orange glass tubes, and seed beads on a wide mouth chain


Pretty Petals

Wasnt sure what to do with these rounds so tried a fun casual look with matching earrings
Components: 12 mm ceramic painted rounds, leather cord, yellow enamel square, tiny yellow square rondels and sunburst button


Strings of seaglass

Love seaglass beads! Making bracelets and anklets for summer.
Components: Green seaglass rounds staggered with square seaglass rondells, bronze metal beadcaps, 2nd bracelet is blue seaglass with an oval blue czech bead. Wrapped seaglass earrings to match


Wrapped up

Wanted to a add a little character to a wrap bracelet without wrapping beads around the strap
Components: Cloth strap from limabead with a few red glass pearls and a clasp


Three Amigas

These agate beads have been in my stash for awhile. For some reason I'd pull them out to use them, admire them, and put them away. Finally, I...
Components: Jump rings, 8mm Tibetan Agate and focal, 4mm Picture Jasper cubes, deerskin lace leather, and 20 gauge Antique Brass Artistic wire.


Painted Desert Bracelet

I had a lot of fun making this with Mykonos disc beads, Czech fire polished beads, dyed layered malechite beads (the crosses) and Stabilized...
Components: Silver toned western style rings, silver plated clasp, Mykonos disc beads, Czech fire polished beads, Stabilized Turquoise nugget beads, and silver toned jump rings.


A Perfect Pairing

For a February birthday---wanted to incorporate amethyst into a double strand design
Components: amethyst gemstones, freshwater pearls, seed beads, rose jade, Bali silver beads and sterling silver three ring toggle clasp with dangling labradorite chips


Round Stone Bracelet

Same design, this time with rounds. I just wanted to show you what this looks like with rounds.
Components: Carnelian, LB, Rose Quartz, LB, Blue Haze Agate, LB, leather cord, Irish Waxed Linen, various buttons, seed beads, some LB, some my stash


His 'n' hers

Two complementary stretch bracelets for my son and his fiancee. They both like tiger eye gemstone, so I used it for both bracelets.
Components: 10mm and 6 mm tiger eye and lava stone round beads, 6mm round silver beads for accent, silver tube beads to hide the knot of the 1mm stretchy beading cord.


Passel o' bracelets

I've been going a bit crazy with this braided design making it in every different stone I can find that works. It works with rounds, too, it just...
Components: Denim Lapis, Malachite, Green Kyanite, Blue Kyanite, Rose Quartz, Rend Bend Jasper, Brazilian Agate in order of the pics, some from LB and some from my stash. Leather cord, all LB, GG and Mamacita buttons, all LB, other buttons, my stash, Irish waxed linen, LB, seed beads- the metal look ones are duracoat and I don't think LB ever carried them. Any colored seed beads I used are from here.


Pacific Blues and Caribbean Greens

Combining Mardi Gras jasper beads with Agate and Czech glass. Just in time for Valentines Day!


Seahorse Bracelet

I am hooked on making leather wrap bead bracelets.. Love the seahorse button..live the Brazil sodalit e..combined with Czech glass and lapis.. I...
Components: Seahorse button 1.5mm blue leather 4mm and 6mm Brazil sodalit e Czech glass 6mm lapis Silver cube beads Silver slidders


Red wrap

Hammered wire flattened and attached to leather strap wrapped with 8 mm red beads and seed beads
Components: Z clasp, rivets, leather, wire and beads


Boho bracelets

I love your Tibet beads! The coral and turquoise beads are a perfect combo to mix other bead colors and designs. Love the boho vibe!


Growth by Aeress Designs

Growth is a necklace filled with potential- for color, warmth, things to come, for flowers, and beauty. It represents our ability to learn everyday...
Components: Red Coral 6mm, Czech glass metallic goldenrod 4mm, Zola elements flower rounds 8mm, Zola focal silver. And Lapis.


Tranquil reminder

More PMC3 work... To make the focal I rolled the clay out and then used an impression mat. I fired the clay using a speed fire cone system for...
Components: PMC3 fine silver, Czech glass beads and SSF wire, LOS


Butterfly Oh Butterfly

I got these Vintaj butterflies from LB intending on using them in a bracelet. The seed beads were a Christmas present...I thought they were perfect...
Components: Vintaj brass butterflies..LB...seeds, purple and blue flowers, waxed linen..LB, brass lobster..LB.


Ode To Bone

Well, I'm kinda hesitant to post this since it's mostly chainmaille and this is a beading site. But, I was inspired by Little Round Chick and...
Components: Jump rings, and bone beads.


One for me!

This wrap bracelet began with a 2-strand bronze glue-in clasp from Rio Grande. As it developed, I just loved it too much! I don't keep much of the...
Components: Various bronze, Saki bronze, Greek bronze, brass & antique gold beads, Czech glass, large hole gemstone, Czech glass button, snips of silk ribbon & bronze S clasp.


Flight

I've been working on designing with a new chainmaille weave. Well, new for me that is. It's been a lot of fun.
The transition between the...
Components: Jump rings, 2 holed African Opal beads from a great little shop, Czech glass, and 6mm African Opal rounds from LB.


Snowflakes are falling...

With all the snow on the ground, I just had to immortalize it in a bracelet.
Components: Snowflake charms, aluminum chain, pearl and crystal chains.


Conifer and Jasper Toggle Bracelet

I really like Nunns' series of National Park charms. They are just the right size for bracelets.
Components: Nunn antique silver-plated Redwood charm, impression jasper 6 mm heishi, light coconut heishi, Czech 6/0 dark saddle seed beads, Toho semi-glazed turquoise 8/0 seed beads, simple pewter Greek Toggle small, beading wire, sterling silver crimp beads.


Purple Icing

What inspired me was that I love combining the 2 different types of Amethyst beads, & what I love is Amethyst and purple are both favorites of mine.
Components: Dogtooth Amethyst Round 10mm Amethyst Faceted Round 10mm Freshwater Pearl 10mm Magnesite (wht) Round 10mm Gold (plated) Openwork Lotus Charm 20x24mm Goldenshadow Swarovski bicone crystals 10mm


Silver Lotus Combo

The color combination is what inspired me. I wore this with a gray colored outfit, & I got a lot of compliments.
Components: Zola, Jasper, All Silver Pewter findings.


frog pond

Hand made ceramic focal, green opal, Czech seedbeads


Sea and Sand

I have been wanting to do a wrap bracelet with these cube beads. I finally got around to it and then didn't have what I wanted for the closure. So...
Components: TOHO cube beads, C-Lon and leather cord from LB...gold dome closure from my old jewelry stash.


Christmas button bracelet

Simple and fun holiday bracelet
Components: Stainless steel chain, buttons, jingle bells


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