Topaz Rivoli beaded flower brooch

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

Beaded Rivoli thistle flower

ICS0031This lesson shows how to realize a beaded flower ring using seed beads and a Rivoli crystal, how to embellish it and how to create layers of petals.

Some beading experience in herringbone, RAV and peyote stitches are welcome.


Bright sun earrings

When I bought these acrylic cabochons I was attracted by their shinny sunset brilliance. I encased them in a beaded work inspired by Sarubbest work. Order in any colors you want. There is a pendant for a set.

4 hours work.

Materials used: Miyuki seed beads, golden plated earrings findings, acrylic cabochons.