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Persian Turquoise Beauty

I have these Czech Mates two hole tile beads collecting dust. I have the Beadalon Jewel Loom waiting to be used. Add these two and this is what I...
Components: I used my 6 mm Czech Mate two hole tiles in the Persian Turquoise Moon Dust. Pretty beads at that !!! I matched up three of the Toho size 8/0 seed beads that I thought would go nicely with the dark turquoise. Antiqued mettalic silver for starters followed by opaque matte gray. This one did the trick...opaque lustered lagoon which made this color combo pop. I used my WildFire beading thread in the black. I finished off by using my 20 mm silver ribbon crimps. A nice shiny oval roped toggle and clasp to finish attached by the silver split rings. I love using the split rings as I'm confident that I will not loose my toggle / clasp and the the bracelet is secure. What I find is when I am weaving after I finished with my beads that I will weave another time with my thread. It makes the bracelet a little bit more taunt and stronger. It still has the flexability to it. I also played with my design as to making it a little more interesting playing the colors of the grays. I am very please with my first experiment with the Czech Mates.


Bronzed Brown Czech Mate Bead Weave

I have in my bead stash some of the
Czech Mates two hole squares which are collecting dust. I love to bead weave now since I have my Jewel Loom...
Components: O.k.. I used the 6 mm two hole tile Czech Mates in the Picasso opaque light beige. I love these beads !!! Two rows of the Toho seed beads in the size 8/0. One is the bronze matte and the other is the matte galvanized starlight. I used my WildFire bead thread in the black. I have different sizes and colors of the metal ribbon crimps.Here I used the 13 mm gold ribbon crimps. I used this beautiful rope design gold toggle and clasp attached by gold split rings.


Butterfly Kisses

I started putting links together and this happened. It will be on my etsy store.
Components: Everything pink and purple


Summer Nights

This started off with a desire to use my Turquoise nuggets..one of my favorite gemstones.
Components: Amazonite, Turquoise nuggets, Czech Glass, blue Agates, Polymer clay nugget, ceramic bead, lucite flowers and copper toggle.


Minimalist Bracelet

I made this pendant into a bracelet link and discovered that I liked it with just enough beads to accent the focal.
Components: enameled focal, lavender Quartz, Sky Line Agates, Chartreuse Czech Glass, Keishi Pearls, copper toggle.


Swirled in Blue Silver

I just purchased this beautiful 20 mm coin shaped polymer clay bead from AlohaMoe Beads.
I love blue and this bead with her unique design caught...
Components: My focal is the blue silver swirled design of this 20 mm coin shaped bead. I used the Czech SuperDuo two hold beads in this simple design using two colors : blue luster and the clear crystal. The antiqued silver metallic are Toho size 8/0. I used silver findings along with my WildFire thread in the white. I used a silver two hole tube clasp.


Flight Over Fields

Designer: Jess Italia Lincoln
Create a beautiful bracelet focal with patina and glued layers. Simply curve components to form to the sides of your...


Flowers in Paris

Designer: Jess Italia Lincoln
Designing is a breeze with the Parisian themed charm assortment. Add beautiful bead links and decorative jump rings...


Meandering Copper Wire

This is one of those pieces that started out one way and ended another. Mostly I was just playing around. It morphed several times before I...
Components: 14ga wire frame, 24ga stringing wire, blue sky jasper small nuggets and round beads


Upcycled Mystery

This is something I have been meaning to try for a while. I have lots of these packaging pieces lying around. I always save them thinking they...
Components: Mystery upcycled component, sari silk, gold Artistic Wire(hint, hint) and assorted seed beads.


More Pearls

One more time! This was also made for a friend who loves pearls in a big way. It is a variation of my favorite cuff design.
Components: pearls and red brass


Pearls for Liz

This cuff is variation of the style I've been making for many moons. I made it for a friend who just happens to like pearls.

I've been on a...
Components: pearls and red brass wire


Baby Blue

Square stitched glass seed beads


Pearly Mates

Multi strung fresh water pearls & seeds, Czech drops


Hip to be Squares

Strung orange soda lite squares and terra cotta glass seed beads for a 1-wrap bracelet


Summer Pond Dragonfly

This is a birthday bracelet for my daughter who loves the color green. This is the first time I made her a bracelet that was this involved, never...
Components: Seed beads, bicones and super duos


Fun with memory wire

I love Czech beads!
Components: Czech beads, Swarovski, gemstones and seed beads from a local bead store!


Ok Kye!

Ok, so Kye made an awesome chainmaille bracelet, and it really made me want to try chainmaille. And it was a lesson in perseverance and a whole...
Components: Authentic ancient Roman glass (like from an actual archeological dig and everything!), Czech glass beads, Vintaj copper wire various gauges (I definitely need to be a saw frame to make the jumprings exactly perfect)


Turquoise Festival

I love turquoise & some of these lovely large nuggets. Thought I would make this bracelet with one of them & added moonstone, carnelian, amber,...
Components: Turquoise, Carnelian, Moonstone, amber, pearl, trade beads. Silver wire & clasp.


Reflection Bracelet

Something to remind me that I need to take time for myself. Time to breath, collect my thoughts and remember that love is around me.
Components: LB teardrop beads, breath & love connectors. Green Girl faith & feather danglies and other odd beads laying around.


Mono Memory Wire

I love love love making memory wire bracelets. I will be adding it to my etsy store, which opens in the summer.

PS- any home shipping tips?
Components: Mono beads


Trying my "Hand" at Bracelets

Earrings seem easy for me to design- bracelets not so much. But, I think I've finally found a good groove.
Components: Beads mostly from Lima and Fusion beads, medium soft flex, various lobster clasps, etc.


Copper Creek

This bracelet is made with the Full Persian chainmaille weave and Red Creek Jasper gemstone beads.
Components: Jump rings, Red Creek Jasper rondelles, and Red Creek Jasper round tabular gemstone beads.


Prototype bracelet

Ok so this entirely a design prototype. I am NOT HAPPY with the way it turned out. I didn't realize the poor quality of the stones when I...
Components: Labradorite (2 cuts), bare copper (various gauges)


Deco Bee

Designer: Jess Italia Lincoln
Inspired by artisan jewelry throughout the ages. Layer it up! Create beautiful layers with your favorite Vintaj...


Butterfly Landing

Designer: Jess Italia Lincoln
Inspired by artisan jewelry throughout the ages. Layer it up! Create beautiful layers with your favorite Vintaj...


Ginko & Vines

Designer: Jess Italia Lincoln
Inspired by artisan jewelry throughout the ages. Layer it up! Create beautiful layers with your favorite Vintaj...


Flourished Wings

Designer: Jess Italia Lincoln
Inspired by artisan jewelry throughout the ages. Layer it up! Create beautiful layers with your favorite Vintaj...


Binge-aholic

So, ever get into a project and are binge watching Netflix and realize it's 2am? Yeah... Guilty as charged... So I think it's apparent that...
Components: Vintaj copper wire various gauges, jasper beads


So Disappointed :(

I was so excited to try wire kumihimo. I grabbed what I thought was pure copper wire, got my notes, looked at the Youtube video again & made it....
Components: Coated? copper wire, 6mm round faceted glass beads, rose gold plated filigree cones & clasp.


Suddenly Jasper

This bracelet is the result of playing around with the Herringbone wire wrapping weave and chainmaille.
Components: Jump rings, 22 gauge wire, Picture Jasper oval, and Picture Jasper tube beads.


Round 2 in Green

I happened to have the agates in green and a matching 7 strand linen. For my next attempt at this I will probably have to go to 4 strand because...
Components: Green agates, Irish waxed linen, pewter button, all LB. Again, the pewter seed beads are another source. I wish LB had them because they are perfect when you want a pewter look. I will share my source in a message if anyone is interested.


Blue Agates

I was trying to make a knotted bracelet with 7 strand Irish waxed linen but it turned out only one hole of all the holes in my double drilled...
Components: Dyed blue agate rounds, LB, Irish waxed linen, LB, pewter button, LB, and lovely pewter seed beads I wish were from LB but I can share my source if anyone wants to know. I love them for their look, their weight, and their hole size. Please also check out LB's nickel colored seed beads as they are a very similar color which also works very well for these. I happened to want the duller pewter for this design but I use the nickel ones a lot, too.


My Prickly Friend

This is what happens when you use Rizo beads in Kumihimo! It's actually not uncomfortable to wear,
Components: Bermuda blue Rizo beads, C-lon cord, sterling silver clasp & angel wing charm


In memory of

A long time customer lost her dad and I wanted to create something special for her. These beads just have such a "heavenly" feel to them with the...
Components: Labradorite, freshwater pearls, sterling silver IN MEMORY bead/Dad charm/infinity toggle clasp, Bali silver bead caps, glass rondelle beads


A Pair of Bracelets

Still working on rediscovering my mojo. I do enjoy these type of multi-strand bracelets inspired by Lorelei Eurto(whose name I probably...
Components: Brass and copper beads, Kazuri beads, Buddha beads, Czech glass, sea glass, metal spacers, brass and copper rings and lobster clasps, braiding cord


Frog on a Log - Down by the Bay

I fell in love with the froggy bead and built the bracelet around the colours in the bead. The song Down by the Bay playing in my head while...
Components: Frog glass bead, glass beads, copper beads, copper components


"Metamorphosis "

This is my last posting for a while and a different clasp design, I made two of those and they were supposed to be the same, but in this one of the...
Components: Green Girl Studios butterfly connector, labradorite and pewter wire Lima Beads. Lampwork spacers Garden of Beads. My own copper clasp.Faceted freshwater pearls my stash.


Softness of the Sea

New goodies arrived today from Limabeads and this just came together!
Components: Black amazonite large hole beads, large hole freshwater pearls, pewter and copper beads, brown leather, shell button, Greek pewter patina starfish charm and pewter flip flop charm


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