The Easter Egg Hunt 2014 is on!Find eggs, win prizes! It's fun!
The Design Gallery

Follow along with step-by-step beading projects and share your designs with beaders around the world—it’s quick & easy!

Browse Earrings

Dreaming of spring

I bought these gorgeous chrysocolla marquise shaped beads and added some Roman glass to enhance the colors in the chrysocolla. Feeling blah and...
Components: chrysocolla beads, Roman glass beads, fine silver wire, sterling silver earwires


Brighten your Winter Heart

With all the chill factor I am seeing on T.V., I thought a bit of warm copper and turquoise howlite might warms things up a bit.
Components: Turquoie howlite hearts and rounds, antique copper hypoallergenic leverbacks, antique copper daisy spacers.


Time for Tomatoes

Well, with Temecula being 85 degrees today my mind wanders to prepping for spring planting of tomatoes. Where is winter anyway?
Components: *6x9mm Czech red Picasso roundel *4mm Czech opaque red fire-polished crystals *22mm Niobium bronze ear wires *4mm antique brass filigree bead caps *3.5mm beveled antique brass chain


For Nancy

These were created for Nancy, though I was slow in finishing them due to issues with my hip ( it still hasn't recovered from surgery in April) and...
Components: Provided by Nancy. I know some Sterling, the chips looked like Blue Goldstone, and I know the crystal was Montana Blue or similar. =^__^=


~ For the Bride ~

My soon to be niece asked me to make earrings to match bracelets she had purchased for her bridesmaids. 12 pair were made including a pair for the...
Components: earring huggie finding with rhinestone, rhinestone link, 6mm Swarovski bicone w AB finish, headpins and Swarovski pearls 11 mm


Snowbird

Loved these penguins from Jettabug Designs so much I wanted to keep them but since I bought them for a penguin loving friend, it just wouldn't be...
Components: Smokey banded agate, White Howlite, niobium earwires with sterling silver ball (all LB), polymer clay penguins from Jettabug Designs, gunmetal rondelles.


Moon Maid Earrings

This pair was just a happy accident of pieces on my design board lining up with each other! I'm making more in blue and yellow with those moon...
Components: Brass findings, moon face beads, recycled glass all from LB, glass leaves from the stash


Picasso Earrings

I chose the last two relatively "blue" piece of Picasso jasper left from Dan's necklace and the bracelet I made, and did a little fancier...
Components: Picasso Jasper, silver


Marsha's Garden

A few earrings I made with some pieces I purchased from Marsha Neal Studios on Etsy.
Components: 1. Marsha Neal crescent shape pendants, brass earwires from my local shop, Vintaj brass chain, etched jump rings and czech glass coin from LB. 2. Marsha Neal large crescent shape pendants, Vintaj brass etched jump rings, earwires, grey waxed linen, czech flowers, brass tube beads from LB. Seed beads and turquoise rondelles my stash. 3. Marsha Neal ceramic donut pairs, Vintaj brass etched jump rings, bead caps and earwires, czech glass flowers, swarovski crystal from LB.


Nice combo earrings

Hi ladies,
Here's a simple linnear. I'm posting them to show how great Labradorite works with Rainbow Flourite. It might give someone else an...
Components: SS ball headpins, Rainbow Flourite 8mm, Labradorite 4mm, SS Bali spacers, and SP ear wires.


Majestic Tokens

designed by: Jess Italia Lincoln


Even More Greens

Some earrings I made with more of my favorite colors.
Components: Pair 1 Czech Glass squares, recycled glass free forms, wire Pair 2 Wire, Czech glass teardrops, Vintaj filigrees. Pair 3 Wire, glass ovals, Swarovski bicones


Rustic Coppery Twinkles

I'm kinda addicted to the Premo Twinkle Twinkle clay! ;) This is another pair of earrings but this time, the polymer clay drops have been washed...
Components: polymer clay drops, acrylic paint, Claudine hellmuth matte medium, Czech glass beads, vintaj copper parawire, artistic wire


it takes two

Variation on a bead cap earring theme.
Components: Brass bead caps, chain and charms with freshwater pearl accent.


swingtime

Brass charm earrings with plenty of swing.
Components: Brass bead cap, chain and miscellaneous charms.


Simply Red

Celebrating RED for this holiday season.
Also, a sale in my etsy shop.
Freshbakedjewelry.
Components: sterling silver, red crystals, red coral, red cinnabar, etched silver plated discs.


Holiday Happiness Earrings

Heading shortly to Etsy are these 3 pairs filled with holiday cheer! I'm still loving spirals and lots of red!
Components: Hand hammered copper and brass wire, coral nuggets, Amazonite cubes, blue green quartz, Cherry Quartz, Amazonite Blk. Tourmaline faceted rounds, recycled glass, copper and brass ear wires, just about all from LB!!


pearl jam

Just a bundle of freshwater pearls, sitting atop one big glass one.


Silver Moon

I'm experimenting with my photo-taking abilities, so I thought I'd start with this pair I made today. I'd love your input on my photo and the...
Components: All LB's materials. Hammered disk, waxed linen and green mix glass beads.


And more earrings

ditto

I added another view of the green one. I wrestled with that for a whole day, too. Can't tell you how many times I took it apart. :)
Components: ditto


More earrings, check Etsy later

Petra ceramics and sweat and inspiration.
Components: Ceramics, Swarovski crystals, Czech glass, Vintaj wire, seed beads, lots of this stuff from LB


Sea Stars

More Petra inspired earrings. I made about a dozen pairs last week.
Components: Ceramic drop, Petra, Vintaj starfish, and wire, LB, seed beads, LB, Czech glass, LB


Jack and the Beanstalk

A ceramic Drop from Petra and a lot of "plant" material. :)
Components: Ceramic drop, Petra, Seed beads, Vintaj Wire & jumprings all LB, Czech Glass FLowers, stash, silver leaves, stash.


Eygptian earrings

I bought these lovely 'Egyptian'-style connectors and made these earrings with them. I wanted to use brio's to reflect their lovely shape!
Components: freshwater golden pearl, Aquamarine, moonstone and a dark teal coloured Swarovski crystal beads


Fun with Resin Earrings

Here's a trio of earrings that I made with little resin filled bezels. I had lots of fun with some seasonal papers and UV resin. The orange leafy...
Components: TierraCast bezels, Czech glass or jasper, scrapbook paper, UV Resin


Milk Glass Hoops

The oblong white beads inspired me to make a hoop earring with a multi dangled pattern. I like that native but modern look. Arlene's Earrings are...
Components: Gold tone wire 20 gauge and 24 gauge, glass oblong beads, white acrylic seed beads, and gold glass seed beads.


Coppered Oak

I have had these Vintaj Taliesin pendants for over a year and found a tutorial for creating patina on copper using vinegar, so I figured I would...
Components: vintaj Taliesin pendants, copper plated earwires, Czech glass, vintaj brass acorn bead caps


New Hooties

Some different colored owls.
Components: vintaj blanks embossed with the Bigkick, vintaj patinas, brass plated earwires, recycled glass, Czech glass


Driftwood Bundles

Ceramic driftwood and the season we are in drove the design. I made all the wire components by hand. :) Practice, practice, practice.
Components: Ceramic pendants by Petra at Scorched Earth on Etsy, Czech Glass leaves (my stash) and Apollo gold rounds (LB), Pewter Wire, LB, Waxed Linen, LB


Copper Tree Branch Earrings

I love nothing better than antique copper against greens and blues. I used this antique copper branch and attached Swarovski indicolite crystals...
Components: 37mm antique copper branch link; 4mm Swarovski 5301 indicolite bicones, 6mm Swarovski 5301 indicolite bicones, 3mm TierraCast faceted heishi from LB, 17mm hypoallergenic antique copper leverbacks


Walking Dead

I have a lot of friends who love watching "Walking Dead". I made the red pair for a birthday party last night and a few other people want these...
Components: Silver plated zombie charms, magnesite bead & crystals.


Ocean dreaming

These are from the new gemstone slices I just got and wanted a different design for. I balled the ends of fine silver wire and tumbled for shine....
Components: Blue opal slices, faceted blue chalcedony, sterling silver rondelles and my handmade sterling silver earwires


In praise of chrysoprase

I recently bought a lot of these gorgeous gemstone slabs and ever on a quest to make something that doesn't look like everything else, i designed...
Components: Chrysoprase slices, Bali silver beads, Anhui turquoise and my handmade and oxidized earwires.


Carnelian overload

I absolutely adore carnelian. It's the perfect fall color. Since I live in the southwest I don't get to see the changing colors of the leaves on...
Components: 12mm triangular cut carnelian heishi, carnelian leaves, Swarovski crystal, Bali silver spacers, my handmade sterling silver earwires


Freebie Incentives

The is a sampling of the many "Ear Hugs" I have made as sales incentives during this holiday season. Customers get to choose a pair with a minimum...
Components: 19 gauge sterling silver ball head pins, glass beads and pearls, semi-precious gem stone rounds.


cool blues

three pair of earrings made with turquoise and other blue stones. Got tired of watching re-runs so I started making earrings one evening
Components: turquoise nuggets and turquoise colored glass squares.


Totally Twisted

I love working with PC and the ideas are still flowing freely...these are the latest! Just a fun/funky pair of earrings to wear anytime, anywhere!
Components: Handmade twisted PC daggers, gold jump rings and gold hoop earrings.


I was working in the lab,late one night

Here's something a little different. I have a necklace made overseas,and it has odd looking wraps that I wanted to copy. Instead of doing a headpin...
Components: Navy blue crystal rondelles, 8mm, I think, sterling filled wire (dead soft), and large SS Plated kidney wires from Lima.


Survivor's Song earrings

Earrings to match the necklace of the same name. I love the dark cobalt against the gold. The colors complement each other very well.
Components: kiwi stone, Gold, seed beads, crimp beads, crimp covers


Chatter