With a fabulous peacock Czech glass button as inspiration, Cynthia created a bead embroidered masterpiece! This necklace boasts all the colors of a proud peacock thanks to bright silk ribbon, an Artbeads Designer Blend featuring Swarovski Crystals in the perfect hues, seed beads, and even lovely bead caps from Gardanne Beads. With step-by-step instructions, you can easily create this piece and add a Peacock Dance to your style.
- BrandGardanne Beads, Angel Findings, BeadSmith, Artbeads, Swarovski, Lillypilly Designs
A blossom of green and gold takes center stage in this breathtaking design. The beautiful golden Miyuki seed beads complement the gold sheen of the Iridescent Green Swarovski pearls perfectly. You'll love the fun bead embroidery techniques used to dress up the focal!
- BrandLillypilly Designs, KO Thread, Miyuki, Swarovski
Dragonflies are magical and mysterious creatures that flit through the air with shining beauty. This bold necklace captures that enigmatic style perfectly. Coppery elements mingle with dark and dazzling colors to create an unforgettable design. Dragonfly Island is sure to have you buzzing about jewelry-making!
- BrandKO Thread, TOHO, BeadSmith, Lillypilly Designs, Swarovski, Patricia Healey
The way glass can tell a story is truly magical. Everything about this necklace, from the lampwork focal bead to the glass seed beads, celebrates the inspiring and beautiful style of glass artistry. Add in the wondrous colors of an Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blend, and your stylish story is complete! This necklace will make you feel like you stepped into an enchanted glass garden.
- BrandS-Lon (Super-Lon), TOHO, Lacy's Stiff Stuff, Swarovski, Artbeads, BeadSmith, KO Thread, Lillypilly Designs, Grace Lampwork Beads
This adorable necklace features a lone chick that has lost its way among the lush foliage of a grass garden. Fortunately for this little bird, the grass that caused it to lose its way will also protect it from predators until its mother hears its piping call. You can create this design in minutes, or use similar components to fashion your own story on a necklace.
- BrandLillypilly Designs
The bead embroidered focal of this necklace tells the story of a winter wonderland. CzechMates Triangle Beads and Swarovski Lochrose crystal sequins create a forested look around an edelweiss flatback, which looks like an icy pond. Wintery green and cranberry red seed beads from an Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blend create the perfect color palette for this frosty display. Learn how to make this necklace and add Forest Frost to your style.
- BrandMiyuki, BeadSmith, Lillypilly Designs, Kabela Design, Artbeads, Swarovski
Fun textures come together in this fabulous necklace. Cynthia layered leather Lillypilly Designs embellishments with a Swarovski flatback and then added bead embroidery around the edges. Seed beads from an Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blend provide the perfect complement of shining colors. She used the same seed beads in one of the necklace strands and then layered it with a simple Leather Cord USA strand. The result is a fanciful floral necklace you'll love!
- BrandTOHO, Angel Findings, BeadSmith, Lillypilly Designs