10 September 2011 ~ 3 Comments

Music On Your Wrist Bracelet – day 202

Music On Your Wrist Bracelet – day 202

Music sheets specially vintage one somehow evokes memories of family, old times and even if you do not play any musical instruments you appreciate the musical notes on those pieces.  This Musical Paper Link Bracelet is for all the music lovers 🙂 The paper links would also be great as multi strand necklace with several […]

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20 May 2011 ~ 3 Comments

Frosted Pink Bracelet – day 137

Frosted Pink Bracelet – day 137

Scrap book paper is ideal for making paper beads if you want to match certain beads or if you have a color theme for a birthday, baby shower, bridal shower, Awareness ………..Kayla made these beads using bamboo roller and glazed with Vibrance. Do you know how many designs of specialty paper you can find at […]

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24 April 2011 ~ 3 Comments

Swirls Of Spring – day 114

Swirls Of Spring – day 114

These beads are made from left over scraps of gift wrapping paper.  I love how it has all the pastel colors that signifies spring!  It has been crazy (good) in our shop lately, we realized that we haven’t done anything for Easter.  Kayla, put this together just for you 🙂 I hope you have a […]

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16 April 2011 ~ 1 Comment

Shell Pearl Collar – day105

Shell Pearl Collar – day105

I have talked about the recycled printing paper before and made a necklace mixed with gem stone in green and also in plum colors mixed with pearls.  This necklace will take you to the wild side, it is different and unique; shells, paper and crystals are mixed together. The neck strands is finished with milky […]

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11 March 2011 ~ 2 Comments

Paper Bead Plums – day 71

Paper Bead Plums – day 71

I just love the purple(ish) color of the beads in this Paper Plums Necklace.  Can you believe they are made out of recycled printing paper?  They are quite expensive to make not your usual paper beads.  They measure about 22 x 20 mm and it is a perfect bicone shape. Fresh water pearls in plum […]

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09 March 2011 ~ 1 Comment

In The Company Of Cloisonne – day 69

In The Company Of Cloisonne – day 69

The red painted round beads and cloisonne beads with red flowers just look so chic combine together in a bracelet.  It is something that you can wear with anything just to give a pop of color on an out fit. Red always look good with gold and has that Asian feel to it. This is […]

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06 March 2011 ~ 14 Comments

A Gallery Of Painted Beads

A Gallery Of Painted Beads

Here it is!  Paper beads all painted in beautiful colors from near and far away places.  Ladies and gentlemen (drum roll),  I would like to present to you painted paper beads cut from all types of paper, boxes, envelopes, postcards……and painted in vibrant colors!  There are twelve participants for this swap, some of you made […]

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27 October 2010 ~ 11 Comments

Vintage Look – Paper To Paper Bead Idea#4

Vintage Look – Paper To Paper Bead Idea#4

I thought the rhodium color bead caps and beads will go together with the poster board paper beads.  It gives it a vintage, antiquey look to it.  My inspiration for this design is an antique lamp in my living room – it is big and gaudy but I love the opalescent glass and the brass […]

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21 October 2010 ~ 12 Comments

Paper to Paper Bead Idea #3

Paper to Paper Bead Idea #3

I have a collection of paper of all kinds because I hate throwing anything out thinking I will be able to recycle them and give it new life.  With this in mind, my Paper to Paper Bead Idea # 3 is freezer paper.  You come home from the deli one day and you find that […]

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14 October 2010 ~ 4 Comments

Chocolate Brown And Gold Bead

Chocolate Brown And Gold Bead

The words that describes these Big Bicone beads?  Big, bold, chunky, rich, substantial, deep chocolate brown….. They are just like your regular tube bead but super sized!  It measures 2 inches long and 1/2 inch in the middle.  It has a gold band wrap around the center that just completes the whole look of the […]

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