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Making a Mala Necklace

Mala necklaces are traditionally used for Buddhist prayers, essentially they are prayer beads for counting mantras or breaths while meditating.  These days, as with many traditional items, we have seen them hit the mainstream trendy fashion scene.  Whether you choose to wear a Mala for style or use the Mala during a mediation session as… Continue reading Making a Mala Necklace

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Bellomodo Team Posts · Bracelets · Holiday Ideas · How to... · Seed Beads · Stringing · Techniques · Using Semi-Precious Stones

Men’s Semi-Precious Stone Stackable Bracelets

  I adore making jewelry that my fiancee will enjoy and wear often, because he wants to and not just to please me!  This stackable set of bracelets was even better received than I could have anticipated.  It all started one day when he was feeling kind of down and I was inspired to create a special… Continue reading Men’s Semi-Precious Stone Stackable Bracelets

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Christmas Tree and other Earrings: Blingy and Easy!

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.

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Go Hawks! Necklace

If you’re getting ready for the game on Sunday, you probably have time to make this Seahawks necklace. These new TierraCast 12th Man charms also come in gold, so choose your metallic and get going! Materials 1 TierraCast “12” Charm in Antique Silver 4 6mm Swarovski Bicones in Capri Blue 4 6mm SwarovskiBicones in Fern Green 2′ Nunn Design… Continue reading Go Hawks! Necklace

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Jade & Copper Circles Necklace

I notice a lot of artists have a shape they come back to again and again—for me, it’s circles. Just can’t get enough of ’em. So this necklace, which uses jade round beads and circular Vintaj tags, is my personal jewelry heaven. (Plus all round beads, including stone, crystal, and glass, are 25% off through Wednesday!) I’ve… Continue reading Jade & Copper Circles Necklace

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Sueded Gold Chunky Wrap Bracelet

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

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Lucite Owl Earrings

Allow me to introduce you to one of my all time favorite beads in the Bello Modo shop… the 2 sided Lucite owl beads! They are adorable, nice and light for a large bead so they make great earrings, and they come in fantastic colors! Did I mention they are 2 sided? Owls carry a… Continue reading Lucite Owl Earrings

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Birthstone Earrings

We recently got in these new Stepped Charms from TierraCast with embedded Swarovski Crystals, available in birthstone colors.  They are really beautiful and make a great, simple way to gift your loved ones with something handmade any month of the year. These Stepped Charms are Peridot, the birthstone for August. Materials: 2 x Stepped Charms – Peridot SS34… Continue reading Birthstone Earrings

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Rolo Chain & Leather Bracelets

These Rolo chain & leather bracelets couldn’t be easier to make. Literally about five minutes… it actually takes longer to gather all your supplies. They are fun bracelets to make, comfortable to wear and can mixed and matched in so many ways using different finishes and colors. Materials: 7mm Rolo Chain, finish your choice, length… Continue reading Rolo Chain & Leather Bracelets

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Semi Glazed Rainbow Bracelet

We just got in our first shipment of the new Semi Glazed seed beads from Toho… they are Gorgeous! Ashley from Wild Human Designs made this multi-strand bracelet which highlights very nicely how beautiful they are. There are lots of great colors to choose from, so feel free to choose your own! You can download the… Continue reading Semi Glazed Rainbow Bracelet

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