by Irene Rossi. (Creations by Irene) I saw a pendant using a key for the base and became obsessed w/making pendants from keys. Irene Rossi Creations by Irene … [Read more...] about Key Obsession
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by Mano Janoyan. (Vart Jewelry) Handmade felt applique decorated with an antique brass leave and embellished with a vintage Swarovski rhinestone and Czech glass beads hanging from antique brass chain. Mano Janoyan Vart Jewelry … [Read more...] about Wool Felt Pendant & Antique Bronze Leaf Pendant
by Brandi Epps. (BeataViscera Design) For this necklace I used some large faceted rose quartz focals and gemstone clusters made from amazonite, aragonite, aventurine and serpentine jade. All of the metal components are made of oxidized brass filigree, chain and wire. Brandi Epps BeataViscera Design at etsy … [Read more...] about Rose Quartz & Multi-Gemstone Chunky Boho Necklace
by Laura. (Beach Girl Jewelry) I have recently started a website and I'm not confident about my pictures, I was wondering if I could get some feedback. I was also wondering if I could get some thoughts on which websites people like the most for purchasing their jewelry supplies. Lastly I wanted to ask an opinion, at the time being I'm using mixed metal beads and … [Read more...] about Seaside Inspired
by Kim McDowell. (Dillard, GA) I have been making gemstone jewelry, primarily necklaces, for many years. My closest friend recommended long ago that I make longer necklaces. I have finally seen the light! I was inspired to make one when they became a recent fashion trend. I made it 30 inches long with a mixture of gemstones and glass beads. I usually like to … [Read more...] about Why Did I Wait So Long To Make Longer Length Necklaces?
by Virginia Huffman. (Redwood City, CA ) I was at a jewelry show with a friend and this heart shaped turquoise cabochon caught my eye. It sat on my desk and then one day I went to work on it. It is set with fine Silver from PMC. And because I am passionate about texture and design, it can be flipped over to show off another design...ever so versatile. Setting … [Read more...] about Hearts Desire Pendant
by Alisa Joaquin. (Annandale, VA) If a bracelet can be made, why not a doll necklace? These are necklaces that even Barbie would love to own. They can also be sized for American Girl Dolls. These little necklaces are designed so they will not come apart. There is no jump ring or crimp. I used a lobster clasp, 30 gauge wire, seed beads, and 2-8 mil … [Read more...] about Designer Doll Necklaces
by Kathryn Adams. (Fandragon) Years ago, I bought a handful of watch parts at the local flea market, with no idea what to do with them. I just thought they were cool. Later, I stumbled across instructions on how to make candle holders out of different colored layers of wood. How neat, I thought, I wonder if that would work on a smaller scale, and if I could add those … [Read more...] about Woodcraft and Watch Parts
by Joan Williams. (lilruby) This is another faux enamel piece that I painted with a mixture of Ice resin and pigment powder. I was trying to emulate the fantastic Egyptian style jewelry of the Art Nouveau period by painting the beetle in colors of lapis, turquoise and gold. After the brass beetle stamping was painted, I cut apart some filigree and secured the … [Read more...] about Beetle Mania
by Joan Williams. (lilruby jewelry) This pendant is the result of a recent experiment with Ice resin. I mixed the resin with pigment powder and painted the details of this antique lamp fixture part with it. When it dried I was happy to see that it has the look of an enameled piece! Joan Williams lilruby at Etsy lilruby jewelry … [Read more...] about Faux Enamel Pendant
by Bob Keil. (Stone Grafix) This is a shot of a project that flowed for me. I've btried doing it again but a similar sized piece came out differently. my hands took over and it came out differently. This is done with 14 carat rolled gold wire sculpted piece of african agate. The stone is 30 mm x 40 mm. Bob Keil … [Read more...] about Wire Sculpted
by Les Bijoux Crea-Lune. (Boho Chic Gypsy Jewelry) I made this pendant with silver shaped into two different branches on the bottom with on one side a carnelian dangling gemstone bead. Above this is a beautiful oval shaped carnelian and on the other side silver beads and more carnelian gemstone beads. Above is an another similar branch as the top but single. The … [Read more...] about Abstract Carnelian Necklace