Category Archives: crystals

Chakra Cascade Pendants

  I’m working on a whole series of chakra cascade pendants — the top photo is for the heart chakra, the bottom for the throat chakra. Each cascade contains a variety of crystals chosen to balance and energize the chakras … Continue reading

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Coral, Turquoise, Carnelian, Pearl and Crystal Cascade

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Experiment Leads To Cautious Hope That I Can Make My Own Fun Bracelets

I love the Alex & Ani bracelets but I think they’re pretty expensive for basically stainless steel wire. I haven’t attempted to mimic the expandable design, my prototype (above) has a simple hook and loop closure. The fun part will … Continue reading

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Sagittarius Bracelet

Kristine, my fabulous customer, modeling her customized astrological bracelet created based upon her chart — which is heavy on earth and fire and light on air and water. I chose air and water stones along with some Sagittarius stones and … Continue reading

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Necklace Du Jour

Blue and brown agate, dragon vein agate, tiger eyecloisonne beads and crystal

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Bead Soup Blog Party — Reveal Day!

The day is finally here!!! Behold!! This is the soup that the fabulous Kym Hunter sent me: And this is what I have made: Work in Progress! I just love the ceramic heart pendant – LOVE! I took a piece … Continue reading

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Beautiful Beads!

What a pure delight!! I am participating in a bead swap hosted by Sarah from My So Called Junky Life.  Sarah is actually my bead swap partner, too.  The other day I received her package and it was beautifully wrapped: … Continue reading

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Gift For My Boyfriend’s Niece

Randy’s niece Brandi’s birthday was this past weekend, she’s really into video games so we bought her a gift card to Game Stop, but I hate just giving a gift card and always think it’s fun for someone to open … Continue reading

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Bead Table Wednesday

Very chaotic table today – last night I went through that giant bag of vintage costume jewelry given to me by Randy’s Aunt and a pile of stuff from my Grandma Brenner that I have never thoroughly gone through.  Grandma … Continue reading

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Four Strand Buddah Necklace

Sometimes I don’t know when to stop – I fused two separate necklaces together – a pearl necklace and a choker with a cloisonne pendant, then just kept going.

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