Lindsey made these lovely long and dangling earrings recently using a chain that makes this look so easy. The chain alternates between the larger flat links and the smaller grouped chains so you just need a section of chain to make this look work. The 3-Petal Bellflowers come in lots of lovely colors and finishes, but this color worked so nicely with the chain.
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
Hey everyone! Today I wanted to give you a sneak peek of a bunch of new products we just got in for January. We have ten new colors of One G thread—featured above are Orange, Mauve, Light Lavender, and Mint Green (my favorites!). If you haven’t used One G before, it’s a new thread… Continue reading January New Products
Do you love Christmas themed earrings? Need a quick and inexpensive gift for a Secret Santa? Aunt Martha, Grandma? or your favorite niece? We have some fun solutions for you. These kits are so easy to put together, and really, so sweet! The Christmas Trees are sure to get you brownie points with your grandmother or even your mom! And for young ladies the Pearl Snowman earrings are very coveted. They all go together by stacking the components, and finishing off with a wrapped loop.
Having a nice black necklace that you love to wear in your collection is essential. I wear a lot of black , so this one gets a lot of wear! I’m curious… how much jewelry do you have compared to clothing in your closet? If you are anything like me, you may have a bit… Continue reading Make The Go-To Necklace
As I was adding our new selection of Czech Glass 8mm Round beads to Bello Modo’s website, I fell in love with the gorgeous Sueded Gold finish. I have been daydreaming about chunky wrap bracelets and these beads presented an excellent opportunity to make a quick and simple wrap bracelet. I chose a coordinating 2mm… Continue reading Sueded Gold Chunky Wrap Bracelet
We recently got in these really cute owl buttons that make great clasps for wrap or macrame bracelets. We focused on our various stringing materials last month and I hoped to keep the momentum going by showing a fun way to use C-Lon Cord for micro-macrame, while also highlighting this cute owl! I was pleasantly surprised to… Continue reading Turquoise Copper Owl Bracelet
July’s traditional birthstone is Ruby and since we don’t carry real rubies we decided to expand our creativity into other beads and components. 😉 In looking at all things ruby colored in the shop, we found a gorgeous ruby Czech Glass dragonfly button and I was inspired to use it in my go-to bracelet for… Continue reading Ruby Dragonfly Bracelet
We’re always getting new things into the shop and of course that makes me want to play with them and make something out of them. This week it was a new piece from Green Girl (the Grateful Heart Bird Coin) and a new color of WireLace, Ocean Mist, that caught my attention. This particular pendant with… Continue reading Ocean Breeze Necklace
I really adore designing with pearls. I have always loved using natural pearls, however I tend to reach for Swarovski pearls more often. Besides the luscious colors they are offered in, they lend the benefit of uniformity, plus they are offered in a variety of sizes all the while maintaining a soft and natural look.… Continue reading Iridescent Green Pearls and Maple Silk Necklace