Bellomodo Team Posts

Lindsey’s Leather Bracelet

  A simple leather bracelet is a classic staple in any jewelry collection, no matter how big or small.  We love to see the amazing things people can do with leather, but you don’t have to be an expert leatherworker to master this super chic bracelet. Plus, when you make it yourself, you can size it to… Continue reading Lindsey’s Leather Bracelet

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Bellomodo Team Posts · Czech Glass · Earrings · Necklaces · Nunn Design · Rings · Swarovski · Techniques

Nunn Design Components and Crystal Clay, a Perfect Marriage

                        Nunn Design makes a lovely and very useful array of components, such as rings, cuff links, and bezels of all shapes. These durable, fashionable, lead and nickel free components, ( all made in the USA ), are heavily plated in precious metals, copper,… Continue reading Nunn Design Components and Crystal Clay, a Perfect Marriage

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Bellomodo Team Posts · Earrings

Turquoise & Fringe Earrings | DIY Tutorial

Last week, we made a necklace with a tassel. This week, we’ll be making a pair of earrings with fringe using the same Chinese Knotting Cord. What can I say? I’m a sucker for all things fringe! When I found these Basketweave Crimps, I knew I had to try something fun with them. I paired… Continue reading Turquoise & Fringe Earrings | DIY Tutorial

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Wind & Water Drop Necklace

This necklace reminds me of a seaside wind, making it a perfect piece for a breezy summer day. The stone is blue like the ocean, and the tassel moves with you when you wear it. It’s one of those pieces that you can throw on with a white t-shirt and blue jeans to add something… Continue reading Wind & Water Drop Necklace

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Bellomodo Team Posts · Hand-Dyed Silk · How to... · Necklaces · Patina · Vintaj Natural Brass

The Red Woman at the Lily Pond

The inspiration for this piece started when I saw the new Vintaj component called Waterlily Base. It’s an evocative piece, made me think a bit of Monet’s Waterlily paintings, and once I found the red woman collage piece I knew it was the perfect one for this component, and once patinaed it developed into the… Continue reading The Red Woman at the Lily Pond

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Bellomodo Team Posts · Home Decor · How to... · Patina · Vintaj Natural Brass

Vintaj and Patina Birdhouses | DIY Tutorial

Here at Bello Modo, we’ve been trying to think of fun, new, and creative ways to use the huge array of supplies we have in stock. Jewelry is the obvious answer, but we like to think a little out of the box. The sun has been out, the birds have been chirping, and that’s got… Continue reading Vintaj and Patina Birdhouses | DIY Tutorial

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Jade Drop Earrings | DIY Tutorial

  Is there anything more elegant than a pair of drop earrings? Maybe, but… I can’t think of anything right now. They frame the face in a way that compliments every face shape and make even the frumpiest outfit look stylish. These jade drop beads have a beautiful color to them that reminds me of… Continue reading Jade Drop Earrings | DIY Tutorial

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