Jbeads-Handcrafted colorful jewelry as unique as you

 

Inspired by Cartwheels  by Phyllis Dintenfass from  Stept by  Step beads Jan/Feb 2010-replaced heishi beads with chez pressed glass flowers.

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Thanks for visiting my web site. Here you will find some of my favorite beaded creations. Check out each section for personal adornment items to compliment your wardrobe. All items are handcrafted using quality supplies and materials. No plastic beads or elastic thread that falls apart with use. My goal is you will love wearing your piece as much as I did making it and that it will become a keepsake that gives you much enjoyment over the years. I am interested in whatever feedback you have for me.

           Joyce @JBeads.net

 

These earrings we adapter from Melinda Bartas “Spiny Herringbone Spacers” - tubular herring bone stitches make a great container for swaroski copper pearls and blue 3 mm crystals add a bit of sparkle to every day wear.

My Aqua Sea glass necklace, I created this from the first huge piece of sea glass I found on the Bahaman Island of biminity. One of their beaches was covered with. Once back on the boat I kept pondering what to do with the piece. I am not one for the standard procedure of wire wrapping, I am a priss the wire is too hard on my nails. So I looked through my limited collection of beadwork books I had aboard, I was living on a 40 foot catamaran and found “Creative Bead Weaving” by Carol Wilcox Wells and started to teach myself horizontal netting from page 109. I made a top collar of delica beads and the netting from 11’s and 8’s. I finished the neck cord in my favorite spiral stitch. When I wear this I am often reminded of the beautiful sand and lovely aqua water