Monthly Archives: January 2013

African Helix

When I discovered this ancient stitch, I knew I was forever hooked on beading. It’s just incredible how the spiral goes in two directions with the use of one needle and one thread.

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Square Cord Bracelet

I found some lovely very brightly coloured beads with which I desperately wanted to make something. The inspiration didn’t come at first but then I remembered there’s always Right Angle Weave (RAW) stitch. The nice thing about that stitch is … Continue reading

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Dangling Disks

Normally I don’t work with metal because I’m so allergic to it. But in this necklace I had to use metal rings to make the green disks hang properly. I love the effect! And the rope in the necklace is … Continue reading

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Pink Darling

Pink’s not really my colour but I happened to own this box of glass beads that were particularly nice and shiny. So I had to make this bracelet with them in my favourite technique: St. Petersburg stitch.

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Bracelet Luminous Lines

This bracelet is made with the Double Flat Spiral technique. Always lovely but particularly with small beads. Very elegant.

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