This Week: Dollar Days is Back, plus use code HOTSTRAND to choose a FREE gift with your order!
The Lima Beads Blog News, Contests, Fun & More

Soft and Snowy for December

Posted by Ali on January 12 at 08:03 pm

2009 certainly was a year full of inspiration. Check out some of the favorites from December below…

Welcome New Pickers!

The following beaders picked up a new hobby at the end of 2009: creating Fresh Picks!

Top 15 Favorited Design Gallery Pieces

  1. motherless child by doktordesigns
  2. SANTA FE BRACELET by cdpatricketsycom
  3. velvet pine by Jeannes Gems - Gem Chick
  4. Leapordskin Jasper Pendant Necklace by knjns0
  5. Metallic Blue by Leigh D
  6. Aventurine Dream by Breezy Chick aka Bree
  7. Sugilite Jasper & Silver by Wemai Coffee Chick
  8. Rose and Copper Cuff by ChickyD aka Debra
  9. Beads and Chain by Fine Designs Jewelry
  10. Twilight Inspired by Nicki - Taylored Designs
  11. Midnight Blue by Little Round Chick
  12. Vintage Rose Rememberance by Lynette O

There are some very cool bracelets in the top 15 this past month. None of your pieces look the same, which really makes your unique talents stand out. Great mixing of bead types and chain/metal. Awesome stuff!

Top 15 Favorited Picks

  1. Sweet Fairy Tales by Breezy Chick aka Bree
  2. Eskimo Kisses by Cuban Queen Crazy Chick
  3. Russian Roulette by Chicky Zee aka Alice
  4. Christmas Wreath by Elaine aka Belly Chick
  5. Lima Beans Lima Beads by Lady of Beads
  6. Aunt Fern by Atomic Toad
  7. Ice Skating by Luv2bead - Little Chick
  8. White Christmas by FaeryGoth Chick
  9. Fly, Fly Away by Anita QoG Funny Chick
  10. Bead Therapy by Eric Keith
  11. Candy Canes by Faithful Chick aka Faith
  12. Blue Man Group by Jeannes Gems - Gem Chick
  13. Bronzed Garden Gateway by Leigh D
  14. Cuivre Elegante by Chicky ChaCha

It looks like maybe the snow is softening your choices in color or you are dreaming of warmer days, either way they are beautiful. The subtle greens, pinks and purples that were chosen go great with winter whites. What would you design with these picks? In the words of one of Payton’s favorite stories – “What could I be, what do you see?”

Read the comments (or add your own)

  1. Diane Cauley
    Diane Cauley says:

    congrats everyone on top picks :)

  2. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    Congrats to all the top pickers and top designers for December!!!! :D

    Welcome to all the new Fresh Pickers here at LB — so happy to have you join us!!! :D

  3. No Photo
    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    Congrats to all top pickers and designers for December. Welcome to all new fresh pickers at lima bead pleasure to have you join us….

  4. Jewelry by Shannon
    Jewelry by Shannon says:

    Hi! Can’t wait to do the bead swap with Dr. Designs! SLS

  5. No Photo
    Jeannes Gems - Gem Chick says:

    Thank you everyone!
    It’s so exciting to have both a favorite fresh pick and a favorite design!
    Congrats to everyone else
    and welcome to all the new pickers!
    I’m going to have to get back on more often so I can check you all out!

  6. J Yee smart chick
    J Yee smart chick says:

    A very belated CONGRAGULATIONS to everyone on these beautiful stupendous “Top 15″ Picks and Designs!!! 8O 8) :)

    And also WELCOME to all the new “Pickers” here!!! :) 8) 8D

Add your thoughts!

  1. No Photo
    YOU say:

    Sign up for a Lima account to comment—it's quick and free!

    Already have an account? Just log in.

Back to the Top

Recent Chatter

  • SteveSteve said »
    “Thanks to everyone who participated in the 11th Annual Easter Egg Hunt. …”
  • No PhotoC Eckman said »
    “Thank you for hosting the Easter egg hunt! I didn’t find many …”
  • No PhotoW Paige said »
    “I'm a limabeads regular and have never had the bandwidth to be …”
  • No PhotoB Hein said »
    “Thank you for another great hunt! The best part is seeing all …”
  • Sharon S-RSharon S-R said »
    “This is my absolute first year being on the leaderboard and man …”
  • No PhotoL D said »
    “I saw no option to remove items from the hunt prizes at …”

The Lima Team

Find Us on Facebook
subscribe Subscribe to The Fresh Daily Blog!

Lima on