An Explosive Necklace!

Hello Again!! Do you remember the Emerald Fireworks Bracelet I made not long ago? Well, I’ve now made a matching necklace to go with it. It’s also a kit from The Bead Shop, Manchester, designed by Janine McGinnies. Here’s the tutorial: Emerald Fireworks Necklace (Designed by Janine McGinnies) Materials Needed: 20 x 6mm Emerald Swarovski… Continue reading An Explosive Necklace!

Big Box Project 1 – Gingerbread Men!

Something a little different today!  With my share of the money from the Christmas sales, I bought a box of assorted kits, beads and other items from my supplier in America who I got the Christmas ornament kits from. They’d offered me a big box of unspecified items from their sale, so I thought I’d… Continue reading Big Box Project 1 – Gingerbread Men!

Emerald Fireworks!

This beaded bracelet is made using reflective bicones that are really sparkly and look gorgeous! It’s made using another kit from The Bead Shop, Manchester, and is a lot simpler to make than would first appear. Anyway, have a look and see what you think. Hope you like them! Donna x Emerald Fireworks Bracelet (Designed by… Continue reading Emerald Fireworks!

Pretty in Pink!

This pink bracelet is made using memory wire, so it shapes to your wrist whatever your size! Personally I HATE pink, but for those who do like it, I’m sure the colours here will be just perfect!! Anyway, have a look and see what you think. Hope you like them! Donna x Miyuki Peach Memory Wire… Continue reading Pretty in Pink!

Yummy Gingerbread… For Wearing!

Something a bit different this time, with a set of necklace and earrings featuring cute little fimo gingerbread men! It’s made using another kit from The Bead Shop, Manchester (www.the-beadshop.co.uk), and is really easy to do! Hope you like them! Donna x Gingerbread Man Necklace & Earrings Kit (designed by Emily Kersh) Tools Needed: Round-Nose &… Continue reading Yummy Gingerbread… For Wearing!

Christmas Ornaments – Crystal Angel

These crystal angels are larger than the others, with a crystal skirt, wings and halo. They are beautiful! As with the other ornaments, these will be for sale at my Christmas sales, but would love to hear what you think! Hope you like them! Donna x Crystal Angel Christmas Ornaments Tools Needed: Pliers, Wire Cutters, Ruler,… Continue reading Christmas Ornaments – Crystal Angel

Christmas Ornaments – Snowflakes

Did you like the little mini snowflakes? These are bigger, more detailed snowflakes, and look really pretty. As with the other ornaments, these will be for sale at my Christmas sales, but would love to hear what you think! Hope you like them! Donna x Snowflake Christmas Ornaments Tools Needed: Pliers, Wire Cutters, Ruler, Scissors, Glue… Continue reading Christmas Ornaments – Snowflakes