riverstone wrap bracelets

The simply subdued moss greens, frost blues and light sage combine perfectly here in these wrapped arm adornments. Using small pieces of thin gauge wire to wrap on stones, crystals and pearls to leather cording creates lightweight, eclectic bracelets that definitely look sophisticated. I’ve chosen beads that all fit within this very calming color scheme. … Continue Reading

Fiona Filigree Bracelets

Filigree is always a good choice; the intricate swirls of metal and high shine add such a luxe touch to any piece of jewelry. And, when you add a Swarovski rhinestone and smooth pearls to contrast, a perfectly dressy-chic accessory is made. These Fiona bracelets are great for beginners and advanced headers, as they only … Continue Reading

sherbet pearl bracelets

Fun, fruity hues of strawberry pink, lemon yellow and kiwi green plus the soft sheen of classy pearls mix here to make bright and bold stacking bracelets. These are the perfect bracelets for both kids and adults – I think the sophistication of the bead caps and pearls contrasted by the more playful color schemes … Continue Reading

S/S 2014 Men’s Jewelry Collection

I’ve had some fun with this collection! I was inspired by these little character beads  to make a fun but still “manly” group of macrame stacking bracelets. A mixup of other materials adds to the collection.  From handmade Peruvian ceramic beads, African bone, hand-carved wood, dyed leather, neon knotting cord, Czech glass and more, I’ve combined them … Continue Reading

Fiesta Frenzy Bracelets

  It’s time for a fiesta!     The bright, bold, crazy actually, vibe of these bracelets just screams “party”! For this tutorial, I have used all materials from Goody Beads. They are an online retailer with loads of different “goodies” for beaders and crafters. If you need it, they have it. Shipping was insanely … Continue Reading

Liquid Crystal Headbands and Bracelets

Simply chic! My newest tutorial features heat-set crystals which make it easy for embellishing satin and organza ribbons! You can go gypsy-chic with a boho-inspired look….. Wear them as stacking bracelets….. Or, add some sparkle to any updo! I will be using both Cousin Crystazzi heat-set crystals and Cousin M’Bellish silver studs. Cousin’s Crystazzi heat-set … Continue Reading

Mini Monogram Bracelets- “Handmade Holiday” Project 003

  These are my third installment in my “Handmade Holiday” initiative. These are just so dainty and cute! My Mini Monogram Bracelets are perfect for giving to your BFFs around the holidays! These are so simple to make, and cost a minimal amount of money to get them going. Plus, no hard techniques are used … Continue Reading

Jubilee Bracelets– “Handmade Holiday Project 002”

    My second installment in my “Handmade Holiday” initiative; my Jubilee Bracelets! These bracelets just sparkle and shine, and look like candies when worn. With minimal materials but maximum wow factor, these little ditties can be whipped up quick, and are great to give as small gifts for the holidays.     Just like … Continue Reading

Metro Pearls Bracelets

    These bracelets are simply chic; the champagne color of the wire and gold rings, plus the matte shine of the pearls makes for a very “cocktail hour” type of bracelet! The contrast between the classic pearls and more industrial look of the exposed wire and metal rings makes for a truly unique piece … Continue Reading