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A-Luring Bracelet
When you visit the sporting-goods store, be sure to look for items to use as jewelry components. This bracelet uses spinner blades that are used on fishing lures! This e-pattern was originally published in the August 2007 issue of Simply Beads magazine.

Size: 9 1/8"; bracelet can be adjusted to fit most wrists.

Skill Level: Easy
Designed by
Carole Rodgers.
Age of the Aquarium
Don't forget your fish! Decorate the outside of your aquarium with these three charms.

Skill Level: Easy
Designed by
Candie Cooper.
All Wrapped Up Earrings
Ribbon yarn adds vibrant color as well as texture to these resin-hoop earrings you can wrap up in no time. This e-pattern was originally published in the August 2007 issue of Simply Beads magazine.

Size: 3 1/4" to 3 1/2" long, depending on hoop size purchased.

Skill Level: Easy
Designed by
Brenda Morris Jarrett.
Balancing Act Earrings
Spacer bars create earrings with the graceful movement of mobiles. This e-pattern was originally published in the August 2007 issue of Simply Beads magazine.

Size: 3 1/2" long.

Skill Level: Easy
Designed by
Molly Schaller.
Beach Picnic
Gather your goodies for a fun day at the beach! You can add this beaded trim to any style of purse or tote.

Skill Level: Easy
Designed by
Mary Ayres.
Beaded Potpourri Hanger
Create a unique potpourri holder using a variety of beads, safety pins and craft wire. Size: 15" long; holds a 3" diameter glass votive candle holder.

Skill Level: Easy
Designed by
Sue Ackerman.
Beaded Votive Cover
Sparkly beads and wire amplify the soft glow from a votive or tea light candle in this beginner project.

Skill Level: Beginner
Designed by
Terry Ricioli.
Celestial Earrings
Rich in twinkle and shine, the world never looked brighter as whimsical dreams dance into motion beneath space-age dichroic glass beads.

Size: 1 1/2" long.

Skill Level: Easy
Designed by
Caito Amorose.
Copper & Silver Chain Necklace
Copper combines with a touch of silver in a fashionably understated chain-and-pendant necklace. This e-pattern was originally published in Four Seasons of Beading.

Size: 24 1/2", including clasp, with a 1 3/4" pendant.

Skill Level: Intermediate
Designed by
Carole Rodgers.
Copper Mountain Set
Jade and copper, both striking colors alone, are brilliant when combined in this necklace and earrings set. Size: Necklace: 20 1/4" long.

Skill Level: Intermediate
Designed by
Roberta L. Loewen.
Copper Treats Earrings
Have you ever purchased a pair of findings to make a pair of earrings and wondered what to do with the remaining findings? These three pairs use the same findings, but keep the designs fresh by changing how they're used. This e-pattern was originally published in the August 2007 issue of Simply Beads magazine.

Size: Pair 1: 2 1/2" long. Pair 2: 2 5/8" long. Pair 3: 3" long.

Skill Level: Easy
Designed by
Carole Rodgers.
Crystals & Daisies Necklace
Don't be afraid to let your wire show! Sterling-plated beading wire wraps around crystals like a delicate climbing vine. This e-pattern was originally published in Four Seasons of Beading.

Size: 21", including clasp.

Skill Level: Beginner
Designed by
Carole Rodgers.
Decoupaged Bracelet
The intriguing distressed faux finish on this pretty bangle is cleverly made with layers of paint and candle wax. Add print-paper flowers and sparkling rhinestones for a versatile fashion accessory. This e-pattern was originally published in the August 2007 issue of GiftMaker magazine.

Size: Purchased bangle bracelet.

Skill Level: Easy
Designed by
Meloney Bradley.
Fanfare for Tulips Bracelet
Spring's first tulips appear with a bright splash of vibrant hues. Capture the colorful energy of blooming flowers on your wrist. This e-pattern was originally published in Four Seasons of Beading.

Size: 8 1/4", including clasp.

Skill Level: Easy
Designed by
Barb Switzer.
Felty Fiesta Necklace
Embellish felt balls with brightly colored seed beads and stitching to create a necklace as fabulous as a fiesta. This e-pattern was originally published in the October 2008 issue of Simply Beads magazine. Size: 19" long, including clasp.

Skill Level: Intermediate
Designed by
Candie Cooper.
Fruit Punch Bracelet
Yummy resin and matte glass beads look like candy contrasting with slick, shiny glass coins and black rubber O-rings. An O-ring is also used for the toggle half of the clasp in this fun and funky necklace. This e-pattern was originally published in Four Seasons of Beading.

Size: 18 3/8, including clasp.

Skill Level: Beginner
Designed by
Erin Strother.
Glacier Bay Earrings
A frosty cascade of silvery-blue translucent kyanite, clear crystal quartz and sterling silver completes these delicate earrings. This e-pattern was originally published in Four Seasons of Beading.

Size: 2" long.

Skill Level: Intermediate
Designed by
Erin Strother.
Hoopla Earrings
These hoop earrings create a visual treat because of the alternating drops of turquoise and coral beads. This e-pattern was originally published in Earrings, Earrings, Earrings!

Size: 2 3/4" long.

Skill Level: Easy
Designed by
Rupa Balachandar.
Hoot Earrings
Lustrous gunmetal-finish ear wires complement the up-cycled bottle cap beads. Turn one man's trash into treasure with style with these earrings. This e-pattern was originally published in Four Seasons of Beading.

Size: 2 5/8" long.

Skill Level: Beginner
Designed by
Andrew Thornton.
Icy Hot Earrings
Icy facets of light shimmer and shine in these three-dimensional chandelier sparklers. This e-pattern was originally published in Earrings, Earrings, Earrings!

Size: 3 1/2" long.

Skill Level: Intermediate
Designed by
Caito Amorose.
Iridescent Spirals Necklace
Spring is all about being casual and carefree.

This simple necklace is easy to make. the lightness of the turbo shells and twinkle of crystals will compliment any spring outfit.

Skill Level: Beginner
Designed by
Debbie Tuttle.
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