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Designs by Pixie


I acquired the large bronzite beads from work. I wanted to create something that would have a richness to it and I feel that the lapis does...
Components: Bronzite, Lapis


I like to try new things when I make jewelry. I acquired the doughnut beads at a local hobby store and they were just what I needed to try...
Components: Tourmilated Quartz, Quartz, Tourmaline

Love Pearls!

I love pearls in all colors so I always have a variety of them that won't make a complete necklace. So I mix them up to create these multi-strand...
Components: Swarovski, Freshwater Pearls, Sterling Silver

Pirate with too many necklaces

I made this pirate a necklace and he was happy to add to his collection. I have the piece that I made him listed under Shanty Time if you want a...
Components: Salwag, Red Coarl, Wood


I wanted something simple and this is what I came up with.
Components: Brecciated Jasper, Chrysocolla, Sterling Silver

Shanty Time

There is a local renaissance festival here in town with a band called The Jolly Rogers that perform sea shanties. One of the men wears a lot of...
Components: Salwag Seeds, Wood and Bamboo Coral

Mardis Gras

I love green, purple and orange together. I was looking through my pearls and thought what could I mix together that will use up all the odds and...
Components: Freshwater Pearls, Sterling Silver

Drama Pearls and Copper

I love long chains of pearls. I wanted to mix it up a bit by creating this one with some chain in as well. This piece is roughly 65 inches in...
Components: Freshwaster Pearls, Copper Chain, Copper Beads

Watch time

This is another Steampunk design of mine and it is work in progress. I love the fact that it is a bit unique since I am one for non-traditional...
Components: Brass Chain, Watch Gears

I need a name

I took this picture on two different backgrounds just to show the way it plays with color.
My first attempt with these two stones was over two...
Components: Bronzite, Amethyst


I am going to be a vendor at a Steampunk convention in a few months and so I am working on more things for that.
Components: Blue Freshwater Pearls, Brass Chain, Button Pendant with watch gears, key, and padlock

Spring Day

The color of the pearls just reminded me of how it feels on a spring afternoon and I feel that the pendant helps with that feeling. This is a...
Components: Green Freshwater Pearls, Brass Chain, Brass Pendants, Brass Clasp

Chakra Pearl Necklace

This is a piece that my massage therapist asked for. She requested a Chakra pearl necklace so this is what I came up with.
Components: Freshwater pearls, Swarovski, Sterling Silver

The Blue One

I was trying to break the mold for myself by creating something with Swarvoski.
Components: Swarvoski, sterling silver

Kitty is Pretty

I have a cat that likes to wear a collar so I create pieces for her to wear. Well my friend asked if I could create something for her kitty. I...
Components: Golden Pearls, Green Garnet, Green Glass

Pearls and Brass

This was just one of those creations that come to you all of a sudden and it needs to be done.
Components: White Pearls, Red Pearls, Brass, Opalite

Turkey Creek Festival 2009

This is my tent that I set up with when I do an outdoor event. My ex-husband took white vinyl and created the front part of my tent to make...

Night Sky

I just love to mix pearls with gemstones. There is nothing more that can be said about it. This is another piece that is in the collection to be...
Components: Blue Pearl, Grey Pearls, Sterling Silver

Pearls and Pearls

I had a bunch of pearls left over from other necklaces but not enough to make one necklace. So I took all the pearls and mixed them up to create...
Components: Green Pearls, Purple Pearls, Orange Pearls, Brown Pearls