Sodalite is the perfect shade of blue to compliment blue jeans or a lovely dress for a special occasion. Varying in intensity from pale blue to a deep, royal blue. I used gold findings for this set but it would look equally good with silver or even copper components. I enjoy creating layered pieces, and… Continue reading Sophia Earring & Necklace Set | DIY Tutorial
Unless you have been living in a cave on a remote island for the last couple of years you must have noticed the huge array of two-holed and multi-holed beads that have hit the market. We have done our best to sieve through them, picking out what we consider to be the best of the… Continue reading Review: Multi-Holed Beads
I recently watched the mini-series War and Peace, and am feeling heavily influenced by the lavish costumes and jewelry displayed on the show. This filigree is one of the newest introductions to the Designers Collection from Vintaj Natural Brass. When I saw it I ran to get a pair of Swarovski #6106 Pear Pendants and… Continue reading Natasha Earrings | DIY Tutorial
These Americana-style earrings remind me of old-school tattoos, spring outfits, and wispy clouds in a blue sky.
Whether you prefer The Little Mermaid or Mermaids: The Body Found, one thing is for sure: mermaids are very cool. You know what else is cool? Mood jewelry. That’s right—mood beads are back! Inspired by the mood jewelry of the ’60s and ’70s, these thermo-sensitive liquid crystal beads by Mirage change color with minute variations in temperature.… Continue reading Under the Sea Earrings | DIY Tutorial
This necklace uses rose quartz, known as the stone of love and openheartedness. Its moon-like cloudiness is echoed in the crescent moon below, while the faceted copper beads and chain add dimension to this minimal piece.