Harvest Earrings

Here are a pair of harvest inspired earrings to whip as a quick gift or a fun design to sell at shows.

Mix and match colors and charms to create a wide variety of this design in a rainbow of colors. 

Find charms, wobbles and Czech glass for this project here.

Supply List:

2 polymer clay wobbles

2 copper leaf charms

10 5x3mm Czech glass faceted rondelles

2 Czech forget-me-knot spacers

8 Czech glass 0-beads

6 copper plated spacers

2" chain

4 6mm rope jump rings

4 4mm jump rings

2 copper plated earwires from Nunn Design 

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Oak Branches Bracelet

A quick and easy knotting project to show off an art bead and your appreciation for the season! 

CORRECTION: Add two jump rings to the bracelet branch toggle and then attach your waxed linen to the second jump ring with the lark's head knot. 

Watch the video replay here:

The finished bracelet show is 8 1/2" long, remove one spindle bead to shorten one inch. 

Supply List:
Humblebeads disk bead

7 Czech glass spindle beads

3 Czech glass flowers 

5x7mm Czech glass faceted rondelle

4mm glass o-bead spacer

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Autumn Garden Knotted Bracelet

On Friday I shared this bracelet idea with you on my Coffee Break. You can rewatch it below.

You can find all the items needed here on website by following this link: http://www.humblebeads.com/catalog/coffee-break 

This finished example is 8 1/2" inches long. Adjust your length by adding or subtracting a knotted clusters. 

Supply List:

Faux Tin bracelet toggle 

Polymer clay disk bead

5" 18 gauge copper wire

3 8mm jump rings

2 6mm twisted jump rings

3 5 x 8mm bell flowers

3 1" headpins

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Changing Seasons Bracelet

Find most the materials for this project here on Humblebeads.com. Chain can be found at Vintaj.com. 

Supply List

Humblebeads disk bead

24 x 12.5mm Brass rectangle jump ring

2 9mm brass rib cable jump rings

2 faceted brass spacers

Brass hook clasp

1 brass ball jump ring

13mm Czech leaf bead

9 6mm druk beads

18 4mm druk beads

18 4mm English cut beads

2" 20 gauge arte metal color Parawire

54" 2 ply waxed linen 

3" 18 gauge twisted brass Parawire 

6" large oval brass chain

Here is the video replay: 

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Lily Bracelet

Here is today's Bead Table Wednesday project.

Lily beads can be found at Beads to Live By. Leaf pendant, disk beads and clasps can be found here at Humblebeads.com. Jump rings and ball pins from Vintaj.com. 

Bracelet pictured measures 8 1/2" long.

Supply List

Pewter Renaissance Leaf Pendant 

Polymer clay disk bead

Hook and eye clasp

2 11.25mm brass rib cable jump rings

2 9mm brass rib cable jump rings

2 4mm jump rings

6mm floral bead cap

5x3mm faceted rondelle

16 ball headpins

1 1/2" 18 gauge wire 

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Birds of Feather Pendant Supply List

Learn to create a macrame feather with waxed linen.  Watch the video tutorial below:

Polymer clay bird

21mm Czech glass hibiscus flower

11 4mm English cut beads in color 1

6 4mm English cut beads in color 2

14mm brass rope jump ring

16" 20 gauge brass colored copper wire

10" 18 gauge brass colored wire

2 yards 4ply waxed linen

13 6mm rope jump rings

4mm o-ring glass bead spacer

30" copper plated chain

 

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Double Link Necklace

Today on Bead Table Wednesday I shared this double link necklace using 6mm round druk beads. It's a fun way to use a simple bead. The supply list is below.

I put together a category of all the beads found in today's project, click here to shop for them. 

You can watch the tutorial here: 

Supply List

Polymer clay bird

Pewter Renaissance leaf pendant 

8mm brass floral bead cap

5x8mm Czech glass bell flower

8 10mm English cut Czech glass beads

36 6mm round druk beads

15mm brass jump ring

8 14mm brass jump rings

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Spring Magic Pendant

This necklace has a few surprise techniques that add texture and interest to the design. 

You can watch the video here, sorry for the sound quality in the beginning.

Supply List

Polymer clay disk bead

Green Girl Studio pewter button

2 21x11mm glass drops

Brass bird charm

2 6mm bead caps

2 8mm bead caps

11mm Czech glass bicone

3 6x8mm Czech glass bell flowers

15 4mm Czech glass round druk beads

18 6mm Czech glass melon beads

1 copper plated link connector

20 11/0 seed beads

15mm brass jump ring

13.5mm brass jump ring

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Treetop Bracelet Supply List

For my presentation during The Great Bead Extravagazna's Spring Fling, I'll be revisiting superduos and knotting with waxed linen to create a bracelet that's brimming with texture and subtle colors. The focal beads are my popular bird house designs created from designs straight out of my sketchbook. Each bead is hand painted to mimic a watercolor scene. 

Written directions are NOT included in the kits. 

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Springtime Dream Bracelet Supply List

Watch the video instructions here.

Supply List

30" 2 ply waxed linen

28 2.5mm superduos

14 2.5mm spacers (Tierracast)

6 12mm hibiscus flower beads

3 6x8mm bell flower beads

3 ball headpins

4mm jump ring

15mm brass jump ring

Vintaj brass butterfly charm

Brass hook clasp

Kits and new flower beads will be available on Saturday. 

 

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