Currently Browsing: August 2009

End of Summer Clearance Sale

With summer coming to an end, we are offering clearance discounts on more than 600 summer-themed items along with the existing clearance products. There is no better time to stock up on your favorite beads and jewelry components! This sale ends at 9am (PDT) on Thursday, September 3, 2009. When it ends, the summer-themed products […]


Montana Sapphire Necklace

I recently made this necklace for the etsy-beadweavers August challenge, First Ladies of Style. I started with the drool-worthy 40X27mm fancy pear in montana sapphire, bezeled it in size 11 delicas and size 15 seed beads, and then wrapped 4mm crystals all the way around it. It looked a little lonely, so I added more […]


Sunflower Necklace

I’m sending these photos of a recently commissioned necklace that I crafted out of Toho seed beads, Miyuki delicas, Swarovski crystals and rivoli. The necklace was requested as a daughter’s way to honor a beloved mother gone too soon, who loved sunflowers. When my client requested the piece I saw it fully realized in my […]


Multi color Bracelet with large flowers

Hi Friends, Here is a photo of one of my bracelets that I made.  It is made on a sterling silver chain with sterling silver head pins, charms, and clasp.  All the beads are fun and bright.  I love making jewelry and I love making pieces that make you feel good when you wear them.  […]


20% Off All TierraCast Pewter!

For one week, save 20% on our entire collection of TierraCast pewter, including more than 30 brand new charms and pendants. Available in a variety of sizes, shapes and finishes, pewter offers a classic touch of beauty. Take advantage of this sale by entering coupon code SCW20P-TPS at checkout! Sale ends at 9am (PDT) on […]

CONTINUE READING Customer Product Review

The perfect shade and sparkly, too! Swarovski 5301 4mm Faceted Bicone Crystal Red Magma I fell in love with the idea of this bead…who could go wrong with red and sparkly? In person it is even more beautiful! The bracelet I made is the perfect color to go with many of my outfits. I think […]


Sweet Magnolia Necklace – Customer Gallery of Designs

The polymer clay pendant was created by me using an image transfer technique. I enhanced it with Red Mosaic Shell Beads and Red and faceted, Gold Czech Glass beads purchased at Artbeads, along with 5mm white button pearls and gold plated spacer beads. This necklace was created for a friend of mine, a fellow polymer […]


Swarovski Concept Store

  On a recent trip to New York City I stopped in at the new Swarovski Concept Store located in the heart of SOHO.  In true Swarovski style everything in this store glittered and sparkled, whether it was the oversized crystal flowers in the showcases to the full wall of Swarovski Crystals that occupied the […]