Showing posts from September, 2012

Inspired by Vintage - Bead Gallery Give A Way

Do you love vintage-inspired design as much as I do?  Bead Gallery Beads is pleased to celebrate their new Bead Gallery vintage-inspired beads (available exclusively at Michaels) with an #InspiredByVintage Pinterest contest!

The Prize: an amazing stash of Bead Gallery vintage-inspired beads plus a vintage-inspired storage container. 

To enter click on this link Inspired By Vintage.
The contest ends September 30, 2012!  Good Luck everyone!

Halcraft, USA Announces A New Line!

Bead Gallery Beads New Vintage Line

As many of you know I am a designer for Halcraft, USA.  Halcraft is the supplier for all the fabulous Bead Gallery beads that line the walls at your local Michaels stores.   Recently, they just launched a new line inspired by vintage components.  I wanted to share with you a few of my designs with the hope that they will inspire you to visit your local Michaels.

The above bracelet and necklace are entitled "Sparkle Blossoms".  These designs are perfect for the holidays.

How about a little magic?  "Molly's Magic" necklace and bracelet were inspired by Molly Schaller a fellow designer at Halcraft.  She created a cool new technique that makes the beading wire appear to disappear as shown in my designs above.

This elegant bracelet was created using memory wire and sliders.  

Bracelets are a great addition to any outfit.  The above bracelet was created using Stretch Magic cord.  Super easy to make.  
I hope these designs have inspired y…