Monthly Archives: June 2010

Tropical Sunset

I was asked a few months ago by the terrific marketing department at Beads Direct if I would be interested in testing out some of their products. Of course, I jumped at the chance! When I got the beads I … Continue reading

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Earrings for Pam

I made these earrings last night. My friends Pam and Mary Jo came over so that we could design something for Pam – earrings and a necklace. I love the earrings. The necklace isn’t working out so well. It may … Continue reading

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Tropical Sunset Teaser 2

Here’s another teaser of my new Tropical Sunset set. My Internet is not working properly this morning, so I’ll have to upload the rest of the photos later today or this evening. Oh, and Gypsy, no drops… they are 8/o … Continue reading

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Tropical Sunset Teaser

This is the clasp to the necklace I just finished last night. I’ll post pictures of the rest of it (and the matching earrings – gasp!) later today. 🙂

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Netted Rope Revamp

This necklace originally had a beaded circle for a pendant, but it was way too light. I replaced it with the glass square.

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Nuit d’été

When Artbeads asked me to make a project for their Summertime gallery, I chose nice bright summery colors… then when I started beading, it turned into a summer’s night! Nuit d’été (Summer Night) is its name: I used a Bermuda … Continue reading

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Teardrop Crown

My friend Mary Jo was looking for the perfect bail for this gorgeous red teardrop that Aryd’ell gave her (I got one, too – yum!). She used a variation on Coronet, which looks absolutely fabulous!

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Coronet Redux

I can’t seem to stop making these earrings. My latest favorite pair are these Turquoise Flowers: These are called Fire Storm: These match the Coronet Fall Bracelet: I keep looking for the perfect crystal to pair with these matte khaki … Continue reading

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Work in Progress

Here’s what is on my work table right now. Herringbone and Swarovski… what more could a girl want?

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Picture heavy (click any pic for larger view)

I can’t believe it’s been so long since I have posted here! So sorry! I went to a week long bead retreat in Robbinsville NC last month. 24 women, 6 classes, and lots of UFOs (unfinished objects). No Internet access … Continue reading

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