I design this mandala shape flower thinking to the beautiful tiles of mozaic in Sevilla. The brooch is worked in thread and bead embroidery techniques using also the golden work and stump work embroidery techniques for interior petals an border.
Where to buy: http://www.otila.ro/jewelry-is-art/beadwork-and-embroidery/spring-flower-from-sevilla-brooch
Here you are my first thread embroidery, sewed in classic embroidered way. It was on the border with Miyuki seed beads.
China blossom theme inspired me and I chose to welcome this spring with this elegant and feminine brooch.
I hope you enjoy it.
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I designed this delicate flower brooch to underline a feminine touch. The woven base is done using silver sterling wire. Both ends have arabesques twisted. The metal flower is decorated with a blue sea glass bead. Dimension 4 x 14cm, 3 hours work.
Materials used: Silver sterling wire, non tarnish metal flower, glass bead.
Where to buy: http://www.otila.ro/brooches/metal-and-chainmaille-jewelry/brooch-flower-silver-woven
I constructed this design step by step, layer by layer in order to achieve a flower which I embellished and I created a tridimensional shape and aspect. I worked the entire brooch around a Topaz Rivoli crystal. 4cm diameter.
7 hours work
Materials used: Toho seed beads, Delica beads, Rivoli crystal
I designed this brooch for a spring event. I wanted to bring the new life feeling. I shaped petals in a spiral movement. I used tear drops woven with artistic wire. The fragile petals tremble in the joy of breeze. Dimension 6 cm
7 hours work.
Materials used: Miyuki tear drops, silver sterling wire.
Fossil ammonite encased in Miyuki seed beads embroidery. You can ask for your favorite colors. can be worn as pendant or brooch. Dimension 2.5 x 4 cm.
3 hours work.
Materials used: fossil, Miyuki seed beads.
I designed this abstract flower pattern inspired by the ’70s fashion. I used brown fabric in flower shape, golden mother pearls, peach ribbon silk. There is a set (ring, earring, necklace, brooch)
3 hours work.
Materials used: brown fabric, peach silk, leather, pearls.
Around a green serpentinite stone cabochon embroidered with Miyuki seed beads I beaded some chevron stitches adding china purple beads. The back side is a synthetic brown leather. Sizes 10cmx 7cm
5 hours work.
Materials used: serpentinite cabochon, Miyuki seed beads, synthetic leather.
I used the Swarovski green crystal in a flower shape to accent the richness of the embroidery. Dimension: .4.5 x 3 cm; It could be worn as brooch or pendant. You can order a beaded or a leather lace but it is not included in the pendant price. The pin is attach to the backside hook.There are earrings for a set.
3 hours work.
Materials used: Swarovski green crystal, in a silver plated base in a flower shape, Miyuki seed beads green, butter, brown.