Assorted Czech glass leaves and daggers with a turquoise lampwork glass bead.
Mali Wedding Bead Bracelets
Button on bracelets made with vintage glass beads from the African trade
Spiral Sandcast Bracelets
Old sandcast beads from Ghana West Africa. Mixed in with accents of copper, stone and glass.
Black and White Ladder Bracelets
Assorted Czech glass, handmade lampwork, and pewter beads with a button clasp. $42
Black and White Crochet Bracelet
Assorted Czech glass leaves and daggers spiral crocheted into a continuous bracelet. $92
Vintage Trade Bead Bracelets
Ostrich egg shell, amber resin, Burma bronze pieces, and vintage African millefiori beads. The glass beads are all over 100 years old.
African Trade Bead Bracelet
African brass, sandcast beads, millefiori and ostrich egg shell. $65
Assorted Vintage African Trade Bead Bracelets
Old coins, ostrich egg shells, prayer box, sandcast beads and millefiori trade beads. All the glass beads on these pieces are at least 100 years old.
Handmade Necklaces by artist Tamara Michalina of Tamajesy Roar. All one of a kind. Styles include bead crochet, riveted, fiber, micro-macrame, and handmade lampwork glass beads.
Woven Silk Pendant and Macrame Necklace
woven silk pendant by artist Arlene Zaloznik, enameled metal, hammered copper, lampwork glass, Italian crochet and micro-macrame.
Bead Crochet Chain Necklace in Shades of Green
Each link on this necklace was crocheted separately and then sewn together to make this one of kind necklace is deep teal, olive green and antiqued wasabi green. The necklace is $242.
Fire Orange Fiber Necklace with Vintage Coins and Wooden Spool
braided ribbons, and yarns come together in the front to close over a beautiful glass button. Vintage wood spool with bead crochet and vintage Chinese coin details. this necklace is 22" long. $125
Fiber Necklace in Mustard and Black
Mustard and black ribbons, silk, yarns, and fibers are braided together on this unique necklace. Face bead is a Paula Best original bead. There are also lampwork beads, a copper gecko, felt and a button clasp. $142.
Indigo Blue Fiber Necklace with Riveted Wooden Spool and Lampwork Glass Detail
A repurposed wooden spool, assorted ribbons and yarn, lampwork,crochet, and a button closure
Riveted Felted Wool Beads and Lampwork Glass Beads
felted wool and riveted beads, etched lampwork glass beads, spiral bead crochet, and toggle clasp
African Trade Bead Pendants
Vintage African trade beads, lampwork glass beads, old coins on macrame loop bails
Vibrant Red and Orange Lampwork and Bead Crochet Necklace
copper beads, lampwork beads, and spiral bead crochet with copper toggle clasp
Purple and Navy Spiral Bead Crochet
spiral bead crochet necklace in Navy and purples.
Orange and Yellow Lampwork Glass Bead Necklace
27 handmade lampwork glass beads, assorted Czech glass and stone spacers, and a brass button clasp
Natural Tone Macrame Necklace with Etched Lampwork Glass Beads
macrame necklace with assorted etched lampwork glass beads and African brass
Macrame Spinner Necklace is Bright Colors
Handmade lampwork glass beads and micro-macrame techniques.
Etched Lampwork Glass Bead Landscape Necklace
25 handmade and acid etched lampwork glass beads.
African Trade Bead Necklace with Large Chevron
Old coins, and vintage glass beads from the African trade. All between 100-150 years old.
Turquoise and Yellow Asymmetrical Pendant Necklace
Old coins, African trade beads, ceramic beads, lampwork beads and toggle clasp
Blue Spool and Trade Bead Necklace
Vintage African trade beads, vintage wood spool, bead crochet, ceramic, bone and brass.
African Trade Bead Necklace
brass, bone, lampwork and vintage African trade bead necklace
Most of the beads used in the jewelry in this gallery are vintage glass from the African trade. They were made in Europe (Italy) and then traded or bartered with the African countries like money. The trade beads are all at least 100 years old.
I hand make all of my own lampwork glass beads. I also acid etch many of them to give them a soft matte finish. I also make beads out of felt, fiber, rivets, and assorted metals. They are available for designers to use or to purchase in a piece I finish.
Etched Lampwork Glass Bead "Landscape" Bracelets
Strand of Assorted Purple and Blue Lampwork Glass Beads
strand of temporarily strung beads for YOU to design with! Othe colors available, please inquire
Vibrant Lampwork Glass Bead Strand for YOU to Design With!
I hand needle felt, machine needle felt, and also wet felt wool. The shapes are endless, the colors and texture wonderful. I am always playing with wool to see what I can come up with next.