Wednesday, April 28, 2010
Sunday, April 18, 2010
The reflective, mirror-like, almost magical quality of the Swarovski Crystal Rivoli is central to this design. I kept it as minimal as possible, not to detract from its beauty. It's my twist on a victorian, feminine style - thus the name, Mirror To The Past! It is strung quite simply as a floating necklace - which is why this picture only shows the bottom where all the detail is. Enjoy! **AVAILABLE**
criss-cross style established in the bracelets (which I call cable-style herringbone). This necklace features delicas and swarovski crystals that end in a leaf-style pendant. **Available**
- This would probably look really classy in black and white. Remember to contact me if you're interested in a custom necklace. Just click on the envelope logo to send me an e-mail.
bananas! Oh well, these earrings were really a lot of fun to make and still make me happy just to look at them. The french hooks are sterling plated, but the body of the work is mostly made of Delicas. (If you are wondering about the inspiration for the design, look at the book Shaped Beadwork by Diane Fitzgerald. It's really good.)