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Designs by cyndi1116

Waterfall Earrings

I wanted something with an exotic flair and these just evolved without a plan. It was a fairly easy project thanks to the pre-made bead chain.
Components: I used Lima Beads Czech Fire Polished Green Opal Faceted Oval Antique Brass (plated) Bead Chain, 8mm Vintaj Natural Brass Filigree Teardrops, and 8x12mm Vintaj Natural Brass Filigree Cones. The other beads came from my ‘bead soup’ bowl and I used Bronze colored Artistic Wire.

Lemon/Turquoise Necklace

Made in March and originally named Bring Spring, I decided to change the name since we are well into summer. I really like the contrast of the...
Components: Lima Beads 8 mm matte vintage yellow crystal faceted rondelles, 12 mm reconstituted turquoise rondelles, various ethnic inspired silver-plated 7-8 mm metal beads and Lima Beads Gunmetal Simple Leaf Toggle Clasp, 26x13mm

Dew Drops Earrings

Delicate pink and silver drops that remind me of morning dew dangle from shiny rhodium plated rings.
Components: 4 mm Druk Apricot Rounds, 4 mm Swarovski Crystal Grey Pearls, Lima Beads Hammered Rhodium 1" Connector, 9 mm Rope edge jump rings used in dangle and to support handmade earwires.