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Lovebird Earrings

I just love these chunky little birds! They are on full display in this simple earring design.


Mood Swings Necklace

I created this necklace that will match whatever mood I'm in:)This necklace has interchangeable components. I used lobster clasps on the necklace...


Modern Coin Necklace

This necklace showcases the modern style of the Moss Agate Coin by wire-wrapping it onto the curved focal bead. It's simple, wearable and I love...


Ocean Feather Necklace

I wanted to show how to use this Gaea bundle in a necklace. I absolutley love her boho style feathers. You could make bracelet & earring set instead.


Abalone Acetate Earrings

I whipped up a couple examples to show how versatile these lighweight acetate focals can be. I added a pearls to the teardrops and then went fringe...


Mixed Metals Necklace

I love mixing different metal finishes together to create a cool modern vibe. I used stainless steel chain for durability and it comes in so many...


Sticks & Stones Earrings

These earrings are a plan B. I started out wanting to make double earrings that draped between the posts, but the tiny bead link chain I made still...


Let it Snow Earrings

I started this design with the intent of making flowers and then I thought "a few tweaks and these would be snowflakes!"

I made two pairs. For...


Frosted Birch Necklace

I love using seed beads to make bead chain, so I was super excited when we got in this new shipment of seed beads! One of my favorite parts of the...


Suzy Snowflake Earrings

I love these pretty in pink Etched Snowflake Czech Glass beads. This chilly design can be worn all winter long. I love retro things so of course I...


Xmas Lights Necklace

I thought the bicone Czech glass beads were the perfect shape for Xmas lights. I found these tiny bead caps that finished them off perfectly. I...


Festive Tree Earrings

The Green Aventurine triangle beads are the perfect shape for a tree! I added some coconut beads for the base and a Czech glass Star to crown the...


Fun with Wood & Resin Focals

I just wanted to make a few quick designs to show off how versatile these components are. I have listed the how to for each design in the step by...


Angel Paws Ornaments

These ceramic ornaments are the perfect way to honor your four-legged friends. Embellish these ornaments with wood beads, felt, hemp, or colorful...


Midnight Lagoon Necklace

I decided to use the Cloisonné beads because they accentuate the beautiful blues of the Azurite Crazy Lace Calcite rounds. I wanted to add a modern...


Festival of Lights Necklace

When I first saw these new Czech glass beads, I knew I wanted to design something using all the colors- mostly because it was hard to pick just a...


Enchanted Woodland Earrings

I wanted to create a fringy earring style with these earthy seed bead colors. I love Saki etched tubes, they add a unique texture to this look....


Lavender Fields Earring Collection

When I first saw these energy tubes, my first thought was that they would be perfect for earrings because of their unique shape. I paired them with...


Autumn Sunset Bracelet

More new Czech Glass means more fun bracelet stacks! As always, I love finding new color combinations & mixing different shapes together. This...


Golden Skies Necklace

These Czech Glass large hole rondelles make it so easy to create a simple & unique necklace. For this design, I simply slid the rondelles onto...


Fall Festival Bracelet Stack

With so many new Czech glass shapes & colors to choose from, I had a lot of fun making this autumn-inspired bracelet stack! This stack is made up...


Seaside Hideaway Necklace

I always find myself drawn to these beachy color combos, no matter what time of year it is! I love how the larimar, fancy jasper, pink opal, and...


Ravenclaw Necklace

Caw, Caw! The ominous raven is always watching with its collection of charms from its nightly ventures. This ceramic bundle by Gaea is handmade...


Fire & Ice Necklace Set

For this design, I used a mix of Amazonite, Goldstone, Peach Moonstone, Coconut Shell, & gold accents to create this matching set. I love how the...


Sage Blossom Necklace Set

I used a mix of Czech glass, Green Aventurine, Peach Moonstone, Freshwater Pearls, and gold accents to create this late-summer inspired necklace set.


Autumn Blossom Rings

I love these intricate handwoven flowers and how they conform perfectly around my finger. This is a fun way to use them, plus you can easily make...


Luminosity Earrings

These earrings are simple to make yet filled with mysterious, celestial beauty. Choose which side of the two-sided pendants will face forward for...


Peaceful Embers Necklace

This week I wanted to design something with a color palette that I don't normally use, and I love the way it turned out! For this necklace, I used...


Nebula Necklace

A long and luscious rope style station necklace. This sparkling design can be worn opera length, or wrapped for two-strand style. Designed by Tracy...


Comet's Tail Earrings

These Ethereal chandelier earrings sparkle with every movement! Adjust chain lengths for longer or shorter versions. Designed by Tracy Proctor.


Seaside Autumn Wrap Bracelet

For this design, I used the ladder stitch to create this wrap bracelet. I used a mix of blue & green Czech glass trica beads, along with gold & red...


Openwork Leaf Earrings

I love how small & lightweight these wood resin openwork leaf focals are- they're perfect for a simple, easy-to-make pair of earrings! I paired...


Autumn Mist Necklace

Labradorite is one of my favorite gemstones, so I was really excited to design with new shapes & sizes of it this week! For this design, I paired...


Chakra Wire-Wrapped Earrings & Bracelet Set

I wanted to use the teardrop focals in an interesting way. I liked the hammered textured element of the teardrops. I thought a wire-wrapped design...


Lotus Meditation Necklace

This necklace is simple but full of meaning. Lotus is a symbol for rebirth and regeneration and the Chakra gemstone strand can be used for balance...


Knotted Chakra Necklace

To create this Mala-style necklace, I used gemstones representing the 7 Chakras: root (red jasper), sacral (tiger eye), solar plexus (yellow...


Electric Cheetah Necklace

I was walking through the warehouse and the Petrified Wooden Jasper teardrop caught my eye. I love the patterns and earthy tones of this gemstone....


Falling Leaves Earrings

I felt fall vibes when I looked at these gilded openwork acetate leaves. They are a perfect fit for earrings because they are so light-weight. I...


Honu Bracelet Set

I have always been enamoured by sea turtles. Sea turtles have been around for 100 million years! So of course I wanted to use the Recycled Glass...


Gilded Paradise Bracelet

I really liked the look of several types of gemstone nuggets mixed together, so I decided to create a funky mix of layered bracelets. I used some...


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