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Designs by Lima Andrea

Jewels of The Nile Necklace

I absolutely love prehnite gemstones and I wanted to show off how beautiful they are. I was inspired by African and Egyptian jewelry exhibits I...


Chakra Energy Necklace

Channel your positive energy with this chakra pendant. Some say the Chakra may help create balance and positive energy. Besides possibly having...


The Wisdom Keeper Necklace

Lapis is said bring clarity and wisdom. This pendant is stunning and easy to make. I have been wanting to create a large funky bail, so I tried...


Pipa Knot Pendant

I loved the look of this braided teardrop, it can be used as a pendant but also looks great as a bracelet.


Seashell Satchel

This is a great way to display a focal piece instead of just hanging from a boring jump ring. These are on trend and really easy to make.


Cat's Paw Knot Necklace

This is an easy knot that really dresses up any pendant. Every time I wear a focal with this knot people always ask about it. This knot is called a...


Diamonds of The Desert

Thomasin ‘Alyx’ Alyxander designed these dazzling diamonds. For instructions, see the


Sun-Kissed Melon Shamballa Bracelet

I wanted to try out the new large hole Czech glass melon beads, so I decided try a shamballa style bracelet with silk string. I love the earthy...


Santorini Braided Bracelet

I love how this bracelet turned out, it has beautiful blue hues against the natural-looking nylon cord. I added the greek pewter fish tube to add...


Sun-Kissed Sands Bracelet

I used Lima's new waxed nylon cord for this shimmering sandy-toned bracelet. I love this look, it reminds me of a fish net.


Hook, Line & Sinker Earrings

These worry fish charms are a new addition to Lima Beads. I used seed bead chain to add a pop of color. These are light-weight and super cute for...


Bali Ha'i Earrings

Reminiscing about my trip to Hawaii, I remember seeing forests full of monstera plants and how beautiful and prehistoric they looked. Once I saw...


Beach Goddess Stacked Bracelets

This is an easy style to create by using pre-made stretch bracelets. Add another style layer of bracelet such as a woven or metal bangle to mix it...


Boho Beach Wedding Earrings

These fringy earrings are made with a pearl acetate chandelier focal enhanced by turquoise and coral drops. These are perfect for a destination...


Tie the Knot Bracelet

This is a great project for someone who wants to make a quick yet beautiful design. The soft texture of the hemp is the perfect backdrop for...


Romantic Pavé Earrings

These romantic earrings will light up your face with its sparkling pavé links. I thought using the triangle charm gave these earrings a modern touch.


Pearl Swag Earrings

These earrings have an unexpected swag shape and dangle at just the right length. I used shell pearls for a classic look. These would be perfect...


Safety Pin Link Necklace

Flashback to the 80's with this funky safety pin necklace. I love the charm loops for embellishing, I went with a celestial theme.


Mermaid Scales

This is a different take on fringe using the freeform acetate pieces, the amazonite beads really bring out the blue in the acetate.


Fringed Chandelier

These boho beauties are light-weight and have a soft range of colors in the patterned acetate pieces.


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