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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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Wildflower Necklace From Fernando DaSilva’s Atelier

Earlier this week I posted my pictures of this wonderful necklace in the John Bead showroom.  Fernando has given us a set of instructions so you can make something similar! Fernando has created many pieces of jewelry which are displayed … Continue reading

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Drops Of Love Bracelet by Fernando DaSilva

  The John Bead show room is filled with wonderful examples of bead and jewelry making excellence.  Many of the samples are from Fernando DaSilva and he has provided John Bead with some instructions for some of his most popular pieces. … Continue reading

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TierraCast Heart Toggle Sets

TierraCast – TOGGLE HEART SET HAMMERED ANT. COPPER SACREAD HEART TOGGLE SET ANT. COPPER TOGGLE LOCK & KEY  25mm ANT. SILVER TierraCast toggle sets are available in several different colours.

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Simple Square Knots

I did not know that the simple double knot could be used so effectively with rattail! This bracelet features a row of square knots that macrame artist would recognize immediately.  The sliding square knots make my simple piece easy to … Continue reading

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Dazzle-It Santa Bracelet

Here is one last Dazzle-It chain link bracelet idea. I made my own dangles with some red and white beads. The Santa ski charms I found in the John Bead Outlet….half price!  Did you know there was an Outlet store?  … Continue reading

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Dazzle-It Chain Link Bracelet Meets The One of A Kind Dangle

The Dazzle-It chain link bracelets are ideal for gift giving.  You can make a personalized piece in minutes! TierraCast has so many beautiful charms in the John Bead warehouse!  This locked heart really looks beautiful on its own.  There is … Continue reading

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Bead Extravaganza 2011 !!

Beads * Beads * Beads * Beads * Beads * Beads * Beads * Beads * Beads * Beads * Beads * Beads * Beads * Beads * Beads * Beads * Beads * Beads * Beads * Beads * … Continue reading

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