Wired up Lapis Lazuli Bracelet

by Guldem. (Texas) I was inspired by Heidi Boyd’s wire wrapped bracelet and created this as a variation of hers. I used lapis lazuli beads and silver plated copper. Except for the beads, everything is crafted by my from scratch with just wire and I love this piece. Guldem Guldem on Etsy   Comments: Great […]

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Wish Basket Pendants

by Diana Lee White. (Henderson, NY) Almost 6 years ago, I saw a picture of something a friend had created using galvanized steel. This friend, a long standing member of the Society for Creative Anachronism, had a Viking character. So the item he made was, naturally, a Trichinopoly (aka Viking Knit) chain. I was so […]

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Wisset Wines

by Didy. (Bungay, Suffolk, UK) It took me a while to summon up the courage to actually make this piece but I was pleased with the result. I named it after a local vineyard and thought it might sell locally. It has been on display in a cabinet in a local store for a while […]

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Wood Beads

by Tracy Martin aka. nutkitten. (El Centro, CA) Hi Rena and everyone. This necklace I call Lemon Drop. I had the yellow and white nugget beads for quite awhile but couldn’t find anything to go with them. Finally I had an idea. I have tons of wood beads (usually used them just when I would […]

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Wooden Flower Necklace

by Lorraine/Wired Orchid. (Delray Beach, FL USA) My jewelry is inspired by tropical South Florida. This teardrop polymer clay pendant makes me think of a carved wood flower. Yellow-gold, light brown and gray petals create a raised flower pattern on a dark brown base. A dot pattern has been impressed into the base and antiqued […]

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Would Morticia Wear This?

by Lynda Carson. (Spring Valley, CA) Let’s keep going with that classiest of haunted beauties …Morticia…she actually wore very little jewelry, maybe a single pendant necklace. What vintage pieces would she wear to that special Halloween party? Something blood red and deep black? Something vintage? Perhaps a little chinoiserie or “chinese-esque”? This is my spin […]

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Woven sterling silver Seahorse

by Rochelle Hughes. (Red Deer, AB, Canada) Weaving silver wire is my thing, I love it! But like any other artist I do get bored doing the same thing over and over again. That is how I came up with this project, I used 16g sterling silver for the main frame then I wrapped it […]

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Wrapped Wire Loop

© by Rena Klingenberg; all rights reserved You can also see my easy video, How to Make a Wrapped Wire Loop, to learn this technique. A wrapped wire loop is much more secure than a simple wire loop because it can’t come open accidentally. Here’s how to make one quickly and easily. Tutorial: How to […]

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Wrapped with love

by Dita Basu. (Walnut Creek, California, USA) I was studying about the healing qualities of gem stones lately. I came to know about turquoise that helps in communication – as if, turquoise helps the shy person speak up… There were some lapis also on my tray and I came to know that lapis gives awareness, […]

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