It may be raining today but there is still plenty of summer to go and lots of time to make this beautiful cuff bracelet. The focal crystal is new this year and part of the Swarovski Designer Edition from the S/S 2018 Innovations. These amazing crystals were designed by Chris Bangle, the legendary former chief […]
Let your heart shine Every Valentine’s Day hearts become the motif of the moment but it is a incredibly beautiful shape to design with any time of the year. How many different heart shaped crystals do you know about? I’ve had a look see and decided to show you some of the different heart crystals available from Swarovski to help in […]
It seems such a long time since I made this pretty necklace for I-Beads to feature in this month’s issue of Perlen Poesie but it has just been published. Inspired by I-Beads Celestial Skies Competition I chose beautiful dark blue seed beads to create the stars in Right Angle Weave that surround the bezelled Swarovski Rivolis. I also amended […]
Macramé is my favourite knotting technique and these two bracelets both use the basic square knot. All materials for these bracelets are available from I-Beads, one of my favourite online bead shops. Click the link to buy exactly what you need: Arrow bracelet and Chaton bracelet. You can make the bracelets using either 1mm leather or 1mm wax […]
My love of textiles and textile techniques is always evident in my jewellery designs. #createyourstyle #weaving #swarovski #crystals #denim This cuff designed to illustrate the ‘Earth’ theme for the new Swarovski launch features simple weaving. Worked with a 3mm wax cotton cord, fine hemp cord, rondelle beads and xilion bicones it is finished with […]
Getting ready for the Swarovski Launch s/s2017 in a couple of weeks and loving the new shapes and colours. The theme for the glamour section this time is Fire and this is the piece I’m working on today.