Category Archives: Tierra Cast

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New TierraCast!

Our new TierraCast components work beautifully with our soft leather collection.  These bracelets designed by Fernando DaSilva also feature Tropical Punch Lucite sliders. Soft leather! Tropical Punch Lucite Sliders.

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Be My Valentine Necklace

Fernando DaSilva for John Bead made with SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS Fernando has created many pieces of jewelry which are displayed in the John Bead showroom.  Some of these designs appear in our catalogues and may have been published. For those of you … Continue reading

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Have a Heart!

  This is just a small grouping of all the hearts (500+) in our catalog. We have many fabulous Swarovski hearts to choose from.   You can also select from some beautiful Preciosa heart pendants.

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The Vitoria-Regia Necklace by Fernando

Fernando has created many pieces of jewelry which are displayed in the John Bead showroom.  Some of these designs appear in our catalogues and may have been published. For those of you who can’t visit in person we have been showcasing his … Continue reading

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The Christmas Sunrise Necklace

  Fernando Dasilva for John Bead made with SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS Fernando has created many pieces of jewelry which are displayed in the John Bead showroom.  Some of these designs appear in our catalogues and may have been published.  For those … Continue reading

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Big Love Necklace by Fernando DaSilva

  This is yet another stunning necklace featured in our Swarovski Cafe (in the John Bead Showroom) which was designed by Fernando DaSilva. Last week I had the opportunity to remove it from the cabinet to take these pictures. All … Continue reading

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Pirandello Necklace – Fernando DaSilva Atelier How-To

Material: 7ft antique brass fancy 17x9mm chain 18 pcs of large copper  jump ring 18 antique copper spacer beads by TC 1 inch gold-plated head pins 12 15x12mm icy stone pink metallic or pressed glass 18 ant copper 9x8mm 2cone beads … Continue reading

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Just For Fun Necklace – A Fernando’s Atelier How-To

ONE NECKLACE – SO MANY DIFFERENT LOOKS! Just For Fun Necklace Designed by Fernando Dasilva for John Bead  Materials Needed 10g  Delica 8/0 rd red/orange silver lined 6g  Delica 8/0 Cut Palladium Plated – 8 690BBLC-0038V 2 bicone Unicorne beads 2 … Continue reading

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Double Bell Earrings – A How -To from Fernando’s Atelier

   The repetition of a single shape creates an interesting texture between a crystal bead and hammered cone. A simple pair of earrings to face the holiday crowd at the mall. Have fun! Designed by Fernando Dasilva for John Bead  … Continue reading

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Archangel Legion Necklace

This new project will help you with some of your holiday project planning.  I know many of you start early and this necklace is going to inspire you!  This is a new free project by Swarovski Elements Ambassador Fernando Dasilva for … Continue reading

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