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Island Bracelet

This is a seed bead bracelet made while vacationing on the Isle of Springs in Boothbay, ME
Easy to make in a day.
Components: Goldish yellow leather cording, bronze Miyuki matte seed beads, yellow topaz Miyuki seed beads, Caramel Miyuki seed beads, and yellow C-Lon, with a flower button.


Momordica Leather Charm Bracelet

Designed By Rebecca Nunn

Charm bracelet using leather, metal beads and new 2014 Summer Collection Charms!

You see this charm holder...


True North Pendant

True North points to knowing what your guiding philosophies are and having a clear direction in life. It's your gut instinct, your guiding light....
Components: Feather pendant, 32 x 14mm Art Metal blank, 30mm brass ring, 15mm Art Metal jump ring, 7mm gunmetal jump ring, 1 6mm glass bead, 3" waxed linen, 2" 19 gauge steel wire, 18" gunmetal chain


Totem Earrings

I found Tari's Inside the Studio post on Friday super inspiring. She shared her pin board of ceramic totems and that got my brain whirling around...
Components: 4 polymer clay spacers, 2 pewter bird beads, 2 6mm pyrite beads, 2 faceted brass beads, 2 15mm brass jump rings, 2 brass earwires, 2 2" copper headpins, 6 11/0 copper seed beads


Summery Cork Bracelets

The great thing about this flat cork cord is that you can use it just like leather strap/lacing/flat cord. It glues, folds, knots, braids, punches...


Dollar Store Earring Display

I needed some inexpensive displays for my earring for a bunch of sales coming up in the next few weeks. I found most of the supplies at the dollar...
Components: Dollar store frames, either stand alone or wall hanging. .5 yards linen look fabric, thin leather lace, mini clothes pins.


Mosaic Ladder Necklace

This pendant set is fantastic! I immediately knew I wanted to use them in a necklace with more brown tones to make the bright colorfulness of the...


Down by the Sea

Charm bracelet inspired by the sand and the sea. I love the copper color of the bracelet and bezels that the charms are set into. The blue and sand...
Components: Copper chain, cup chain and 3 needle woven chain make up the 'chain' part of the bracelet. 15mm copper bezels are set with a mix of blue and sand Crystal Clay the mottled mix mimics the movement of sea on sand and sky. I snipped of the loops on the charms and pressed them into the clay. I added chantons to some. The one charm with pressed glass flowers and leaves have crystals all around in in the centers of each flower.


Beach House Bracelet

I created this bracelet as a memento of my latest Bead Cruise. I made these little beach houses right before the cruise and when we pulled into the...
Components: Polymer clay Beach House, Sea Urchin ceramic bead, 8 8mm lampwork spacers, 15mm art metal jump ring, 10 6mm copper jump rings, 9 2" gunmetal eyepins, 18 4mm copper spacers, 6" 22 gauge steel wire, 2" 18 gauge copper wire


Keys To Life

Funky key chain made with ceramic petal beads.
Components: Split ring, Gaea Ceramic Textured Petals Bundle, large lobster clasp, hemp cord.


Fringed Turquoise Leather Bracelet

I just fell in love with these Czech glass buttons. Typically I am drawn towards handmade metal buttons and I still do love them, but these Czech...


Sunset Bracelet

With this bracelet, I wanted to focus on the delicate nature of the stone & vermeil links. To achieve this, I created 3 bracelets in one using 3mm...


The Moon is a Two-Faced Lover

I've been working on a simple bangle idea for a while and I love how this one came together! I'm still playing with the sari silk ribbon as the...
Components: Assorted blue green Czech glass in a variety of sizes, Amazonite, blue green quartz, blue haze agate, jasper roundelle, Antique Soocho Jade, recycled glass, Toho beads, antique brass bead caps, gunmetal bronze Artistic wire, 22 ga, blue sari silk ribbon


Ruby Crazy Donut Necklace

I find that mixing bright pieces with earthy metallics and natural color elements appeals to summer sensibilities. The Donut gives a great weight...


Wire Heart Pendant

For this simple heart pendant, gather together orphaned art beads and copper wire to add a little love to someone's day this week!
Components: 5" 18 gauge copper wire, 8" 22 gauge steel wire, polymer clay disk, lampwork round bead, lampwork spacer, polymer clay wobble spacer bead, 15mm arte metal jump ring, 13 4mm copper spacers, 28" gunmetal chain


Cascading Gemstones & Leather

Why should bracelets get all the fun of stringing on leather? As soon as I saw the large hole African turquoise and crazy lace agate I was hooked....


Serendipity

I happened to have these beads remaining from previous projects and decided to put them together in a strand in a random manner as the spirit led...
Components: 24 inches of beading wire, assorted beads of choice, clasp and crimp beads.


Monogram Pin

My Aunt Suzie has always loved her monogram, all swirly and feminine with the two 'S's, so I made her this monogram pin.
Components: Nunn Design antique copper small square 2 bezel pendants antique copper, 1 Nunn Design antique copper medium square bezel link, 2 Nunn Design 16mm glass squares, 1 Nunn Design 24mm glass square, 2 antique copper jump rings, 2 antique copper split rings, 1 clutch-back pin/tack, some Mod Podge, some super glue, 1 sheet of 100 lb. bright white cover stock


Orchid Butterfly Heart Pendant

Luscious orchid silk ribbon provides an interesting design and adds lots of texture when creatively knotted. With Radiant Orchid being Pantone's...
Components: Heart Pendant (Humblebeads), 2 12mm brass jump rings, 5 Czech glass flowers (Dream Girl Beads), 5 1" brass headpins, 1 Butterfly button (Natural Touch), 2 30" lengths of sari silk ribbon


Spring Forest Earrings

Spring Forest Earrings
Components: 2 Tiny Flowers Charms, 2 12mm brass jump rings, 2 6mm brass jump rings, 12 7mm brass jump rings, 12 peanut seed beads


Spring Forest Bracelet

Spring Forest Bracelet
Components: Tiny Flowers House Bead, 4 glass flowers, 6mm yellow faceted glass bead, 10 4mm copper spacers, 12 peanut seed beads, 12 7mm brass jump rings, 7 6mm brass jump rings, 4mm brass jump ring, 5 2" brass eyepins, Hammered brass ring (Vintaj), Leaf toggle bar (Nunn Designs)


Boho Glam Tassel Necklace

This necklace is actually inspired by one of Payton's teachers. She had on a funky long big tassel necklace the other day and it really made me...


Christmas Light Squint Necklace

Have you ever walked into a store that was heavily decorated for Christmas and there is so much to look at that you have to squint? Well if you...


Cozy Winter Days Necklace

This multi-strand necklace finished with braided suede lace is the perfect complement to a winter day and a warm cup of cocoa (with vanilla...


Potato Jewelry

These all have something in common,they are made from Potato's.
Components: Regular eating, cooking potatoes.


egg shell mosaic

the turquoise one is brown eggshell
Components: Bought a board had it sawed in 1/2 then mod podged it and slid pieces of shell apart.The membrane on the shell must be removed prior to gluing down.Then drops of alcohol ink used til color you want. Put down with brush.


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.


River Greens Necklace

I love the shimmery leafy tones of the blue green quartz. It reminds me of the lily pads Gable & I canoed through on the Huron River this summer....


Stormy Seas Bracelet

Large hole shell pearls are so great to work with leather since the holes are 3mm. I can easily fit 2 strands of the 1.5mm leather cord through...


Dripping Nuggets Necklace

Gemstone nuggets, leather, facets, artist beads, metal feather, WoolyWire, fringe… What a mess it was on my desk :-)
This necklace is not leaving...


Elements Necklace

Typically, when I make a multi-strand necklace out of gemstones, I like to mix it up and avoid symmetrical patterns. With this design I wanted to...


Rippling Creek Necklace

I just love the pattern in Red Creek Jasper. It reminds me of the pattern on Fall leaves. The colors are so earthy, so they pair really well with...


Blue Pearl Earrings

This is a gold hoop Earring with blue pearls and crystal blue beads for accent. Pearls are wired wrapped on the hoop. Hopefully in the pictures you...
Components: Goldtone kit wire, six pearl beads, and six blue crystal beads.


Spiked Necklace Combo

As soon as I started checking out the spikes, I was hooked. It is so hard to choose just one color, so when I decided to make a necklace using them...


Willow Leaf Pendant

Willow Leaf Pendant
Components: Willow Leaf Pendant, Czech glass leaf, 6 glass beads, 15mm Arte Metal jump ring, 8mm copper jump ring, 2 4mm copper jump rings, 8 links from a chain (make sure your chain links can open and close.), 1" copper headpin, 6 1" copper eyepins, 18" gunmetal chain, 3" 21 gauge steel wire, Pendant length: 22"


Candy Loops Necklace

When I first saw these I was immediately taken back to my childhood wearing candy necklaces. Now that that image was stuck in my head I had to make...


Moms birthdaysurprise

I love doing this neclace,since I also could join tv,while I crochet left over beads,I,ve stored for a long time.I just wanted to make something...
Components: Silverplated chain, 2silverplated endcaps with connectholes, superglue for metal, 2 lobsterclasp(not too small)2 jumprings to connect lobsterclasp to endcapshole, 3 blue broderytread, wideeyed pearl needle, different sized resinpearls, 2 resinbuttons.3 size crochethook, fabricglue


Spooky Charms Necklace

I love these TierraCast Halloween charms. Since I couldn't pick just one to use, I had to come up with a way to feature several of them. The use of...


Night Owl Bracelet

The different types of black Czech glass make for a very interesting selection, especially when designing on the darker side. I added in a "zombie"...


Glacier at Sunset

Another one. :) I learned the hard way that the best stones to use are square ended cylinders of no more that about 8 mm across. I intentionally...
Components: Chalcedony, leather cord, 2 holed seed beads, waxed linen, button.


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