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Designs by Debbi aka Sparkle Chick

Hubby's First Bracelet

Bob was looking through a beading book of mine and was inspired!
This is his first attempt at making a piece of jewelry for me...they don't call...
Components: Fuschia colored wire 12 gauge, faceted pink czech glass rondelles Love & patience!

En Fuego!

I fell in love with the red tiger eye...found the pendant locally and the chocolate-berry pearls were a gift in the last bead swap.
Components: Red Tiger Eye, Chocolate-Berry Pearls, Mocca Swarovski crystals, Butterfly pendant, copper butterfly toggle clasp and spacers from LB

Fresh Greens

I had this on my kitchen table and when my hairdresser saw it, she flipped!
She bought it as a gift.
Components: Russian Serpentine, Green Water Jasper, Peridot, Sterling Silver

Royal Red Beauty

This piece was inspired by Jeanne who gifted me with a beautiful African bloodstone pendant bead. (Which I used in another necklace!)

I found...
Components: African bloodstone 12mm rounds, Garnet rondelles, garnet rounds (4mm) white swarovski crystal pearls (6mm), pewter spacers.


The name "Growth" comes from the process of moving beyond ones' expectations and sometimes self imposed limitations. This piece is a new direction...
Components: Green Line Quartz, Poppy Jasper, Red Silver Leaf, Riverstone, antique brass corrugated saucers and chain

Japanese Serenity Garden

The pendant was a gift from a dear friend!
I love this piece because it was fun to design and it is out of the box for me.
I'm really enjoying my...
Components: Rhodonite pendant, matte black onyx (I think), pistachio freshwater pearls, rhodonite coins, silver plated spacers and toggle.

A Question of Desire

Inspired by a fresh pick by CAS.
I love it because the colors are unexpected, yet are so beautiful together.
Components: Natural Silver Quartz, Madagascar Carnelian, Larimar Blue Crazy Lace, Swarovski crystals, pewter

In the Swamp

The inspiration for this necklace came from the pewter baby toady.

I actually made this necklace for me!

I love it because Christine...
Components: Green Garnet, Olive Freshwater Pearls, Czech fire polished glass, wood flat discs, Honey Tourmilated Quartz, Russian Serpentine, pewter