Hello Beady Friends!! So I must tell you… the holidays we celebrate at this time of year are simply some of my favorite. I’m reminded of family, yummy food, lovely – sometimes dazzling – decorations, and traditions near and dear to my heart.
In today’s blog, I’m going to provide some holiday-inspired color palettes that are sure to excite your creative little beady fingers into creating some extra-stunning jewelry with which to finish off 2018!
Preciosa Crystal: Sapphire Silver Plated SS20 Rose Montees
Seed Beads: #36 Green Emerald Silver Lined Toho Bugle beads size 1 (3mm) // #961 Bright Sterling Plated Miyuki size 15 // #45 Opaque Pepper Red Toho size 11 // 24K Gold Plated Round Czech size 8 // #204 Montana Blue Gold Luster Toho size 11
Czech Crystal: 17mm Silver Plated North Star Czech Rhinestone button
Seed Beads: #86 Iris Rainbow Metallic Toho Bugle beads size 1 (3mm) //
Czech Glass: Primrose Yellow Saturated Metallic 4mm Druk beads
I hope you’ve enjoyed these colorful holiday-season-inspired bead palettes, my friends! May they help to motivate and inspire some amazing projects as we hunker down with the cold weather of winter (at least here in New England!) 😉