Blue victorian purity necklace


I am found of the Victorian age and I find an excellent challenge to design this “lacenecklace. I beaded a lace base and I embellished it with silk ribbon. The pendant is beaded encasing a shell coin, embellished with blue crystals, The pendant has two sides and can be worn both sides. One is more embellished with crystals, the other has an star beaded ornament. The necklace is a choker style, to be worn aground the neck. The ribbon lace make it adjustable.
8 working hours.
Materials used: shell coin, blue- silver plated crystals, Miyuki seed beads, silk ribbon.

 

Where to buy: Blue victorian purity necklace

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Green maze embroidered sash


I created this embroidered sash for March challenge from Etsy Beadweavers Team. The theme was “Destination”.
I took it symbolic imaging a spiritual path of a maze. The maze symbolistic is well known so I embrace it happily.

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You start from one side of the maze looking for the right path, twisting and going round thus in the end to exit the opposite side, full of knowledge and experience.

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In my design the correct path is underlined using larger beads sown in a different way than the wrong path or the green bushes.

I used my favorite shape of spiral and color of green Miyuki seed beads for the bushes walls, the sandy Miyuki seed beads are used to create the false paths and the golden large seed beads show the right path. The embroidery is designed to be worn as a sash. It is attached on a width free silk ribbon.

It is possible to be worn at a wedding, or a similar special event. It comes over the waist and is knotted in the back in a bow or a simple nice knot.

Dimension: 16 x 13 cm. 26 hours work.

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Where to buy: https://www.etsy.com/listing/94377529/green-maze-embroidered-sash

Pink puzzle earrings


I design a puzzled pink set formed by a necklace, earrings and a bracelet. They look wonderful over the tanned skin in a summer day or over a white shirt. The earrings are woven on a Mirrix loom using Miyuki seed beads.The earrings dimensions are 5 x 1cm, Bracelet is 28 x 1cm and the necklace is long about 12 from the inner V to the outer V and the total length is 18cm.

25 hours work.

Materials used: Miyuki seed beads, silver plated findings

Where to buy:

Bracelet: http://www.otila.ro/jewelry-is-art/beadwork-and-embroidery/pink-puzzle-woven-bracelet

Earrings: http://www.otila.ro/jewelry-is-art/beadwork-and-embroidery/pink-puzzle-woven-earrings

Necklace: http://www.otila.ro/gallery/necklace-woven-v-pink

Blossom Embroidered bBrooch


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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.

Where to buy;
http://www.otila.ro/jewelry-is-art/beadwork-and-embroidery/blossom-embroidered-brooch

Roses-embrace-tapestry


IS0342I created this Embrace tapestry for Unica review for the Valentine’s number. I designed flowers in Charles Rennie Mackintosh style. The tapestry is woven on a Mirrix loom using Miyuki seed beads. You can choose to be framed or hanging. Dimension 22 x 32cm

50 hours work.

Materials used: Miyuki seed beads.

Up & Down tapestry


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I designed this Up and Down tapestry inspired by the happiness and joy of small children playing in the yard. The tapestry is woven on a Mirrix loom using Miyuki seed beads. You can choose to be framed or hanging. Dimension 20 x 16cm.

45 hours work.

Materials used: Miyuki seed beads.

Peacocksaur embroidered bracelet


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When I started this design I wanted to create a peacock tail one but working on it was more alike with a little dinosaur so I use both imagines to name the bracelet. This is an original design in a waved shape. Blue, green, purple, golden are the colors used for the embroidery.  The clasp is woven in peyote stitch, the button is wood.. Unique.

8 hours work.

Materials used: Miyuki seed beads and Jablonec sapphire crystals, felt for the backside.

Where to  buy: http://www.otila.ro/gallery/peacocksaur-bracelet

Libra tapestry


I designed this Libra tapestry inspired by the zodiac but if you turn it upside down there is a girl face smiling at you . The tapestry is woven on a Mirrix loom using Miyuki seed beads. You can choose it framed or as a hanging. Dimension 20 x 16cm

45 hours work.

Materials used: Miyuki seed beads.

Sea God Necklace


 

In the summer time I am filled with images of sea waves and shells on the warm sand.

These feelings stimulate my creativity and so I created this Sea God design.

I used shells and Swarovski Crystals encased in embroidery.

The spirals and crowded waves alternate with simple embroidery creating “breathing spaces”.This necklace is worn around the neck as a collar, the toggle is silver plated and the inside is neutral felt, soft and nice on the skin.

I worked on it for two week more than eight hours per day, but I hope you enjoy the result as much as I do.

38 hours work.

Materials used: shells and Swarovski Crystals, Miyuki seed beads, silver plated toggle, felt for backside.

NOTE: Order to make it for you.

 

Blue wheels of beauty


 

I designed this set jewelry inspired by the bell tower clock mechanism. There are many wheels linked together to conduct the movement. I used Czech crystals and Miyuki seed beads, crystal and sapphire colors, beaded. The lace is herringbones beaded. There are necklace,  bracelet and earrings for the set.

20 hours work

Materials used: Czech crystals and Miyuki seed beads, silver plated clasp.