Category Archives: Beaded Necklaces

The Elephant Project Necklace

When I begin a new project, I just start playing with beads and cheap fishing line. I don’t want to spoil expensive Fireline on a try-out. Doodling about one day I suddenly had the shape of an elephant’s head. Then … Continue reading

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Ribbed Bullet Lariat

Finally, my lariat is finished. I made a herringbone cord to hang the bullets from. At first I was afraid that it wouldn’t be supple enough but luckily that’s not the case.

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Balalilac Necklace

It all started with the middle large pendant. Because I’m still really busy with the work on our boat, I wanted to buy a simple cork cord to hang it on but couldn’t get it in black. So I decided … Continue reading

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Gentle Julia Necklace

The first row of this necklace is the same as the one from the Julia necklace I posted on the 21st of December 2015. I then added a couple of rows. The end result is a quite delicate and supple … Continue reading

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Julia Necklace

This is one of the first necklaces I ever made and it was part of a set I made for Christmas. My niece Julia loves it so much that I gave it to her last month. It had a bead … Continue reading

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Double Pyramid Lariat

Two pendants, each one made of two opposing chubby triangles as used in last week’s post. They are joined with a chenille chain. The chenille technique is invented by a French beader called Sereine. This is a link to one … Continue reading

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Bubbly Necklace

Necklace in mostly herringbone and some ladderstitch. In the pendant I also used RAW (Right Angle Weave) and peyote. The diameter of the big bead in the pendant is 2,5 cm (1 inch).  

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