I would call this earrings “instant pick me up.” It frames your face beautifully and you can’t help but feel like a million bucks! Button paper beads in blue jeans color is the main focal point of this hoop earrings. Adding the hammered look to a piece makes it more “designer” looking, don’t you think?
One of the things I love to do is sharing the work of other paper bead fanatic. Today, we have Jane McBride, she loves experimenting with them and here is the outcome: The look like pineapples don’t you think? I also love the way Jane made earrings out of the saucer shape beads, very designer […]
When you get a batch of the same issue old magazines or catalogs you will be able to make beads that are similar in pattern and color and then, you can make a set of necklace and bracelet pretty much like this one. I used small button beads as the focal beads for the necklace.
The smaller version of the Saucer Shaped Beads are what I call button beads. They are easily transformed into button with simple wire coils that is not only functional but decorative as well! Here’s simple how-to: The 22 gauge artistic wire comes in a rainbow of colors, I just love the magenta!