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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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Heavenly Twins Bracelet

Bracelet with two identical bands of peyote stitch. I connected them with some lovely marmored blue and white pearls and used a magnetic sliding clasp to close it.

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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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Inbetweenies Bracelet

First I’d like to wish all visitors on this blog a Merry Christmas and a happy 2017! The green oblong beads in this bracelet are made of shells and used to be strung together with elastic cord. Each shell bead … Continue reading

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Ribbed Bullet Pendant Mark II

The second attempt of making a pendant for my new lariat turned out much better than the first.It’s smaller and doesn’t need filling up to keep its shape. The only thing left to do is making another one exactly like … Continue reading

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Ribbed Bullet Pendant

I’ve made three lariats before and I fancied making another one. The nice thing about lariats is that they don’t need a clasp. They consist of a long beaded chain that you knot around your neck. So now I’m looking … Continue reading

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Mayflowers Bracelet

I had these Lucite leaves in my bead stash for a long time. They were another present of my sailing colleague Sharon, the boat wench. It took some time to find out how to keep them in position. They sit … Continue reading

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