Now through Sunday: Save 20% on this week's new additions, along with earthy cork, cotton, and hemp!
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 Necklaces

Starry Skies

This azurite chrysocolla pendant is my favorite of all my gemstones. It reminds me of Van Gogh's "Starry Skies". The necklace is the same stone,...
Components: azurite chrysocolla pendant and beads, turquoise beads, silver plated toggle

goddess of the sea

my love of mermaids and the ocean
Components: hand crochet, repurposed beads, glass, charms, hand dyed ribbons, mermaid clay bead, mixed metals, Amythest, Moonstone, jade, Sodalite, adveturine

be here now

all about manifestation of creativity into physical, staying present with each step and infused with earthy passionate colors
Components: hand crochet, sari ribbons, repurposed beads, bronze clasp, mixed metals, glass, woodclay, lampwork, love charms, Peach Jade, Red Aventurine, Canadian Jade


6ft long hand crotchet wrap necklace or bracelet or belt * root chakra inspiration,feeling the reds, golds and oranges, It is like wrapping...
Components: large wooden Buddha head bead, repurposed beads, clay, lampwork, reiki infused citrine red tigers eye, Red Jasper, carnelian, Peach Jade, sari ribbons, clear quartz droplet

kumihumo braiding

additional kumihumo. should have been with other group

kumihumo braiding

different designs very simple using kumihumo loom
Components: 1mm kumihumo rat tail loom

red creek jasper

liked the look of the chunky beads
Components: various size red creek jaskper

sea glass necklace

saw a similar necklace
Components: wire silver spacers recycled sea glass white, shamrock, light blue, ocean blue


I found this gorgeous pendant at a military history festival, and made bronze chains to go with it. I work mostly in chainmaille now, but I love...
Components: Vintage glass pendant, bronze jump rings

Vintage rainbow

Vintage beads were perfect for a RAW necklace.
Components: Glass beads

The Springtime Lady Necklace

We’ve all longed for that first breath of spring this year, some of us have experienced it already, others are still waiting patiently (or...
Components: Czech firepolished beads, leaves and bellfowers; vintage 8mm cloisonne, 10mm round Citrine Quartz, 6mm spring green Jade, pink and bronze freshwater Pearls, Myuki Delica seed beads.

Grand Canyon

I'm getting faster at completing these bezel necklaces...this one in four classes. One a month is a snail's pace for sure. Actually got up the guts...
Components: Turquoise and sterling silver

Blue on the nile

Midnight blue impression focal, deerskin, freshwater pearls,blue lapis beads. Loved this focal when it first came out!

Sunny Days

Trying to bring some brightness into the picture!This was a colorway that was far outside my comfort zone, but as I made it it grew on me.
Components: Seed beads, fire polish beads, czech beads

red beads

favorite color is red
Components: large wood beads, large red seed beads, silver end caps for the big beads, silver spacers, 6mm red beads 3 strands of wire

coconut beads

very lightweight necklace
Components: coconut beads, brown potato pearls, Tiger Eye, small wooden beads, gold crimps. 3 strands of bead wire

spiky blue

looking to do something with stick beads
Components: agate spikes, 4mm and 6mm beads

The Best is Yet to Come

The beautiful statement on this pendant by Jade Scott: "The Best is Yet to Come" reminds me of the old Bryan Adams song with the same title. Ah...
Components: Jade Scott Pendant Faceted Russian Amazonite Nuggets Tourmaline Rough Nuggets Vintaj Chain, Jump Rings and Clasp Irish Waxed Linen

Tassel Bird Pendant

I have been obsessing over tassels lately - from cute and trendy to elegant and flapper-inspired. Tassels have been showing up in jewelry designs...
Components: 6 strands of 18" of embroidery floss 1 strand of 12" of embroidery floss 1 1/2" by 1" piece of cardboard Sharp scissors 15mm jumpring

simple flight

Vintaj diving sparrow wire wrapped to hammered copper. The sparrow has vintaj patina color mix of marine and jade. I think it turned out a...
Components: Biwa, rice, coin and round Pearls in a variety of colors. Czech glass from Lima beads. Seafoam green chalcedony nuggets and textured copper washer.

Knotty Pearls

I got these lovely pearls at a bead show and I love them. It required patience (like all knotted jewelry does), but I finally finished. You can...
Components: Fresh water pearls, griffin silk

Robin's Twig

I was recently gifted a vast amount of brass findings from an old friend, retiring from beading. Her only request was she had a few special beads...
Components: Brass bead caps, leather, brass findings and wire, various gemstones.

Diego dream

And with the remaining precious beads, she asked me to make a necklace for her daughter :D. I am quite honoured to have contributed in keeping this...
Components: Sterling silver bead caps, links and rings, Madagascar vintage red amber, sodalite rounds and navy blue silk ribbon.

New Focus

Been focusing on bezel work lately. A real challenge for me. Almost gave up on this piece after many soldering misses. But persevered! Finished it...
Components: Ocean Jasper cab, Copper and Sterling Silver, Jasper beads, Leather


I have been commissioned by a friend to give a second wind to this fabulous vintage red amber from Madagascar. The weight of the 13 olive shaped...
Components: Gunmetal chain, bead caps and toggle clasp, Madagascar vintage red amber olive beads and black silk ribbon.

Zig Zag

This is a design idea that came from watching a stream of water flowing down to the lake
Components: Sodalite, pearls midnight swarovski, white pearls and lobster clasp, head and eye pins silver plated.

Dirty Blues

For a long time I wasn't all that impressed with these Lapis loaded with pyrite from the competitor who generally sells inferior stones.... f-mt-g....
Components: Lapis Lazuli, my stash, pyrite, crystals, seed beads, findings, all LB.

Triple Turquoise

One of my customers asked if I could do a necklace with spikes - - when the spikes arrived, I strung a selection of beads to see which ones she...
Components: Czech glass spikes, turquoise recycled glass tubes and brass connectors (from Lima Beads), and a variety of Czech glass and brass beads from my stash.

Smells Like Spring

This poor it is again. I thought it looked good with some of the enamel components from Articendi I got...flower and butterfly...along...
Components: polymer clay log, enamel flower, enamel butterfly, "Love" bead..from SuzieQ, copper chain, batik ribbon, leather and a vintage button.

Iridescent Butterfly

I've had this butterfly from Petra for awhile and never touched it because I wanted to do it justice. Then when I was going through my stash I...
Components: Petra's ceramic butterfly. Nearly white aquamarines, my stash. Crystals, pyrite, seed beads, vintaj brass, LB, Other spacers and random things, my stash.

Copper Wire "Cut-outs"

Haven't done much in the last 4 months. No new ideas not much desire to work. Oh, well.....

These pendants are all cut out of discarded pieces...
Components: copper wire, glass, crystal and stone beads

Spring growth

I have a lot of turquoise in my bead 'stash' ! I also have amber and these colours go well together I think. In this five row necklace I have also...
Components: Turquoise, Larimar rondelles & tubes, Amber, amber coloured tourmaline, peach & white Moonstone, pearl and silver charms, leather thong, silver chain

spring is coming

Bought these when they were first advertiserd here but just decided how to use them. They went fast. My daughter claimed them. Made the red ones...

medical or cosmetical

Had a lot of hematite beads so bought some cat eye and other round beads to incorporate with them, Learned the hard way not to use magnetic fasteners.

Color me green

Green marble drops wrapped in wire, shell beads mixed with green gemstones

Sticks and Stones

Square stone's and some bent wire and blue's

Terra Cotta Blues

I love these two colors together, mixed with wire, seed beads and buttons

Black Collar

Black Tourmaline and Coral with a little silver for "pop".

Black Collar

Black Tourmaline and Coral with a little silver for "pop".