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Handmade, one-of-a-kind jewelry
designed and created by Kathleen Caid

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 item #: 100

Bead embroidery collar style necklace features a vintage metal-bodied butterfly in center, with etched glass wings. Scattered throughout the collar are glass gumdrops, leaves, cabochons, ‘berries’, jewels and crystals. One outstanding feature of this collar is the array of splayed, satin glass, antique bugle beads on either side of the butterfly. Blue glass teardrop dangle. Silver flower toggle clasp. 15 1/2’ interior diameter; 22’ outside diameter, plus 1’ dangle.

$ 900.00

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 item #: 102

Elaborate collection of vintage glass cabochons and beaded fabric scraps with crystals, vintage sew-ons, bugle beads, sequins and glass leaves, to form a bib style necklace. Strung fluorite beads form neck band, with silver and labradorite clasp.

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 item #: 103

Pretty, bead embroidered necklace depicts a stylized insect in tones of mint green, lavender and creamy white, with childís face at head, wearing beaded cap and little antennae. Wings are composed of vintage, molded glass uppers and slices of Chrysacolla, with turquoise and vintage glass body parts. Crystals and opaline rhinestones add further adornment. Double-stranded, glass bead neck band ends with rhinestoned ball magnet clasp. 16’ inside diameter; 4’ x 4 3/4’ pendant.

$ 490.00

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 item #: 104

Round, semi-choker style necklace in shades of vivid pink and aqua green. Bead-embroidered pendant has large Ruby In Fuchsite stone, upon which is cemented a silver insect with paste jewel body. This is bead-bezeled in place, then surrounded with vintage glass cabochons, a slice of ancient Roman glass and two, old, carved Chinese turquoise medallions. Vintage glass sew-ons and tiny crystals complete the assemblage. The dangle is another slice of Ruby In Fuchsite surrounded by a row of tiny rubies. Neck band is woven beads with Ruby In Fuchsite stone embedded into silver clasp. 15’ interior diameter; 6 1/4’ x 3 1/2’ pendant.

$ 830.00

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 item #: 105

Elaborate, choker style necklace made from several repurposed rhinestone brooches, large, unusual crystal drops, a beautiful pearl cluster in the center, and, hanging as a pendant, a medley of vintage glass cabochons and rhinestones, embroidered together so as to create a stylized insect. Neck band is woven seed beads and crystals. Magnet clasp.

$ 950.00

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 item #: 106

Close fitting, pale pink and cream confection of beads, vintage glass elements and Rhodochrosite slices. The neck band is semi-choker style with artist-made fiery cabochon. Below this, hangs a bezeled vintage, reverse-painted glass butterfly. Below that, hangs a larger, stylized butterfly made up of bezeled elements arranged in a butterfly shape. And, below all that hang three bezeled slices of highly polished and iridescent abalone, Snap closure. 16 1/2’ inside diameter. 6’ x 4 3/4’ pendant.

$ 880.00

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 item #: 107

French, Art Nouveau enameled insect pin as focal; surrounded by vintage glass jewels and cabochons. Woven, bead, crystal and turquoise beads in neck band. Silver clasp. 18’ around. 51/4’ x 3 1/2’ pendant

$ 670.00

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 item #: 108

Brown, touches of charcoal black and white Jasper druzys, accented by vintage glass cabochons. Uppermost carved Jasper piece has cute little snake carved into its side. Crystals and glass beads woven in floral pattern for neck band. Vintage glass and silver clasp. 18 1/2’ around. 6’ x 3 1/2’ pendant.

$ 750.00

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 item #: 109

Bead embroidered pendant featuring postwar, transfer-ware, porcelain button as focal, surrounded by various vintage glass cabochons, bronze glass nail heads and oval jadeite cabochon. Three crystal dangles. Neck band is woven glass beads with crystals and cubic zirconium beads. Magnetic clasp. 16’ interior diameter. 5’ x 3’ pendant.

$ 750.00

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 item #: 110

Red and green, bead embroidered pendant is composed of turn-of-the-century, Art Nouveau, French cloisonne belt buckle, with similar antique button set just above this. All is surrounded by vintage glass jewels, nailheads and cabochons. Molded, red glass leaf hangs as dangle. Neck band is comprised of 4 wonderful lampworked beads, green with red and gold inclusions; then continued with strung, red and gold plated Pyrite beads. Gold filled toggle clasp. 18’ inside diameter; 5 1/2’ x 2 3/4’pendant.

$ 590.00

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 item #: 111

Soft periwinkle-violet and gold tones make up this melange of elements in this necklace. Focal is a carved Ocean Jasper cabochon depicting subtly colored angel fish. That is surrounded by antique, green iris nail heads, tanzanite crystal rhinestones, vintage cabochons and set jewels. Just beneath the focal is a beautiful slice of Boulder Opal with the appearance of a Maxfield Parrish landscape. Dangle is an artist-made, opalescent glass bead. Neck band is woven in same tones of periwinkle, gold and green iris. with rhinestoned, gold plated, locking clasp. 15 1/2’ inside diameter; 6’ x 3 1/4’ pendant.

$ 830.00

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 item #: 112

Lavalier style necklace consists of a spiral-stitched, long, narrow neck band from which hangs a large, bead-embroidered pendant. the top of the pendant is a carved Jasper alligator looking down at a field of slices of Ocean Jasper, vintage glass cabochons, jade cabochon, antique faceted glass beads and vintage ‘jelly’ glass sew-ons. Interior diameter 29’. 8’ x 3 1/4’ pendant.

$ 1,880.00

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 item #: 113

Very elaborate and detailed bead-embroidered collar. Focal is a rare, vasoline-glass , pale green parrot with lots of internal fire. The entire landscape of the collar is beaded and encrusted with pearls, crystals, leaves, cabochons, artist-made beads, flowers, glass shells and sew-ons. Vermeil and pearl clasp. 16’ inside diameter, 24 1/2’ outside diameter plus 11/2’ jadeite dangle.

$ 1,800.00

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 item #: 114

Vintage, brass, lion-embossed button is focal, surrounded by vintage rhinestones and rows of beads. Four bead-bezeled Labradorite cabochons at NSEW compass points with three dainty Smithsonite dangles. Round, bead-woven neck band has 15’ inside diameter, pendant is 4’ high x 3’ wide.

$ 400.00

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 item #: 115

Firm, magnet-clasped beaded neck band holds bead-embroidered pendant with amethyst druzy as focal; surrounded by amethyst beads, vintage glass cabochons, crystals and rhinestone sequins. Smokey topaz drops. 16’ inside diameter. 5 1/4’ x 3 1/4’ pendant.

$ 600.00

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 item #: 116

This pastel parfait of crystals is the perfect summer necklace. Mostly clear crystal specimens, there are as well palest blue, green and pink tones. Each crystal is separately bezeled onto a leather backing and then they are all stitched together free-form style using additional little pearls, aquamarines, moonstones and other luscious bits. The back side of the necklace is strung fluorite beads with a loop over a vintage glass button as a clasp.

$ 1,100.00

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 item #: 117

Bead embroidered, bib style necklace, depicting a salad of beaded tangerines and peaches with plenty of green beaded leaves. Additional elements are red and green vintage glass-set rhinestones and two, very rare, high relief, tangerine glass flower cabochons. Multi-colored stone ball neck band with brass toggle clasp. 19’ inside diameter; 24 1/2’ outside diameter.

$ 1,200.00

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 item #: 118

Colorful, free-form bead-woven necklace incorporates various and sundry pearls, crystals and unusual glass beads. the center, focal point is a faux-coral, carved celluloid rose. The entire necklace changes its color in an ombred fashion from green into gold into orange into rose into wine into bronze. 21’ inside diameter.

$ 1,200.00

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 item #: 119

Stichtite in Serpentine focal cabochon above a vintage purple glass square jewel which is above an olivine crystal jewel; them dangles of vintage rhinestones and vintage purple glass ‘wisteria’ beads. The center of the pendant is bead-embroidered with vintage green and purple glass sew-ons. The neck band is woven glass seed beads alternating rows of purple crystals. Note that there are almost 500 crystals in the neck band. Clasp is made from woven seen beads. 16 1/2’ interior diameter. 6 1/2’ x 3 1/2’ pendant.

$ 800.00

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 item #: 120

Soft, round, bead woven neck band is made from olive green and white seed beads interspersed with green (glass) pearls and spectacular, rose colored, vintage glass beads with filigree centers. Hanging pendant has vintage. hand=painted porcelain roses brooch as focal, surrounded by vintage square, white glass sew-ons; rose colored beads; and, soft green luster glass beads. At 4 compass points are bezel-set four vintage, rose colored glass cabochons with three more of the vintage glass and filigree beads as dangles. Gold filled, fancy hook and eye closure. 16’ inside diameter. 4 3/4’ x 3 1/4’ pendant.

$ 550.00

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 item #: 121

Pastel pink and creamy white confection of elements makes this necklace special. Featuring a 1920ís, opaline glass parrot, surrounded by bead-bezeled, vintage glass cabochons, pearls, a slice of Opal, bugle beads, crystals and old rhinestones. Just right of the parrot is a 3-D, hand beaded, pink and white dogwood flower. Neck band is woven from palest pink, glass Tila beads and hundreds of tiny crystals. 17’ inside diameter; 5 1/4’ x 3’ pendant.

$ 520.00

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 item #: 122

A medley of burnt orange and khaki tones, choker style, made up of two Picture Jasper cabochons surrounded by bezeled, vintage glass jewels and cabochons. vintage glass sew-ons and a single quartz druzy. One glass dangle. Neck band is woven seed beads, crystals and cubic zirconium beads with snap closure in back. 15 1/2’ interior diameter. 6’ drop length in front.

$ 750.00

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 item #: 123

Bead embroidered collar incorporating new and vintage Bohemian glass buttons and cabochons, (real) scarab beetle wings, glass seed and bugle beads, crystals, metal filigree, rhinestones and abalone slices; all in hot, iridescent shades of green, fuschia, touch of blue and golds. Carved glass scarab set in silver clasp. 16’ inside diameter. 2’ pendant drop.

$ 1,200.00

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 item #: 124

Lavalier style necklace consists of an embossed brass, stylized cross with a large coral center cabochon. This is surrounded by red glass sew-ons. An additional pendant hanging from the bottom of the cross is a bead-bezeled, pyrite druzy. The neck band is a complex spiral stitch accented with coral beads.

$ 450.00

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 item #: 125

Dog collar style choker, completely embroidered and encrusted with vintage glass and metal sew-ons. Chrysocolla cabochons are the main focal points with large, faceted, Chinese turquoise balls just before the silver embossed hook clasp. 15 1/2’ inside diameter; 4 1/4’ height at tallest point.

$ 600.00

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 item #: 126

Large, bead embroidered brooch, perfect for jacket or coat, depicts the Emperorís Jeweled Nightingale from the classic tale by Hans Christian Andersen, ‘The Nightingale’. The bird is richly adorned with shades of gold plated beads interspersed with vintage jewels, rhinestones, nail heads and sew-ons. 6 1/4’ high x 3 1/4’ wide.

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 item #: 127

A medley of soft green and lavender stones, free-form-stitched together, interspersed with pearls and crystals. The center focal stone is Fluorite, and lesser stones are quartz druzys and moonstones. Pearl neck band with side clasp of a beaded loop over a vintage, round glass button. Amethyst teardrop. 17’ Inside diameter; 25’ outside diameter.

$ 1,500.00

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 item #: 128

Bead-embroidered, bib style necklace has artist-made and crystal glass bead neck band. Carved opal horse head focal, surrounded by vintage glass nailheads and Black Tourmaline beads. Also featured is a slice of Watermelon Tourmaline, vintage crystals, pink Tourmaline beads, blue aquamarine beads and Keshi pearls. Two tiny, carved abalone shell stars flank the center focal. Silver and pearl clasp. 17’ inside diameter. 5’ x 5’ pendant.

$ 930.00

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 item #: 129

Lavalier style necklace is a stylized cross necklace with star amethyst center cabochon surrounded by all manner of vintage beads, including turquoise glass sew-ons, turquoise rondels, bronze glass nail heads, rose and lavender sew-ons, and rose satin glass puffy bugles. Four lime green pearls at compass points. Neck band is gold tones kumihemo stitched rope, each end featuring a large, faceted vintage Chinese turquoise ball with gold-filled hooks on either side as closures.

$ 600.00

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 item #: 130

Firm, woven-bead, round neck band, with magnet clasp, is made mostly from 22k gold plated seed beads. Pendant is bead embroidery with antique, filigree button focal, surrounded by crystals and Lapis Lazuli beads. Small, vintage, embossed copper medallions sit NSEW, compass points, of the center with dark blue, beehive glass accents and vintage, peach glass drops. 17’ inside diameter. 5’ x 4’ pendant.

$ 700.00

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 item #: 131

Free form assemblage of vintage glass jewels and cabochons, Jasper druzy focals, pearls, Roman glass, jade, fluorite, crystals and rubies, all surrounded by beadwork and sewn together in a pleasing, harmonious collage style, bib necklace. Cream, soft tans and sage greens are main colors. Pearl and crystal strung neck band with loop over vintage glass button on side for closure. 18 1/2’ inside diameter; 24’ outside diameter; plus, 2 3/4’ dangles.

$ 1,600.00

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 item #: 132

Bib style necklace, all in rich cream colors, is a melange of pearls, crystals, vintage rhinestones, vintage glass cabochons, with a large mabe pearl center. Flanking this focal are opposing crescent moons carved from Mother of Pearl; and, to either side of the moons are carved MOP stars. These moons and stars were harvested from an embroidered collar from about 1895. One artist-made glass bead hangs as a dangle. The neck band is strung pearls alternating with cubic zirconium beads with a silver and smoky topaz toggle clasp.

$ 950.00

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 item #: 134

Lavalier style necklace is bead-embroidered, stylized cross made from vintage, green ‘jelly glass’ embossed flower center surrounded by vintage rhinestones, crystals, vintage and new seed beads, coral beads, Aquamarine rondels and glass sew-ons. neck band consists of strung, satin glass beads with carved vintage coral barrel beads. Silver and carnelian toggle clasp. 28’ inside diameter; 5 x 2 3/4’ pendant.

$ 540.00

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 item #: 135

Lavalier style necklace with bead embroidered, stylized cross pendant. Cross has Moonstone center surrounded by vintage glass nail heads, pink crystals, pink ‘jelly glass’ sew-ons, vintage beads and pearl accents. Neck band is composed of 3mm amethyst balls strung with pink quarts crystals near the pendant. Silver embossed, hook and eye clasp. 25’ Inside diameter; 4 3/4’ x 3’ pendant

$ 540.00

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 item #: 136

Bead embroidered bib-style necklace in the shape of a large moth; or, if viewed from a different viewpoint, two dragonflies in profile. Artist-made glass beads combined with Prehnite beads, form the neck band. Body of the stylized insect is Mexican Opal, surrounded by vintage rhinestones, carved glass shells,smoky topaz and faceted crystal jewels. wings and dragonfly bodies are embroidered seed beads surrounded by multi-shaded sapphires. pearl accents silver and pearl clasp. 19’ interior diameter. 5 5/8’ x 5 1/8’ insect image.

$ 1,850.00

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 item #: 138

Collage style, free-form woven necklace in peach and orange tones features quartz crystal and other druzys, topaz and Sunstone cabochons, pearls, carnelian and garnet crystals, with large carnelian beads as neck band. Loop over vintage glass button as clasp. Peitersite and Cubic Zirconium beads comprise the dangles ffrom center front.

$ 1,200.00

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 item #: 140

Large, ceramic round with mottled glaze, topped with baroque pearls, is focal cabochon resting above Labradorite cabochon and artist made, iridescent glass drop. Multi-stranded, pearl neck band with embossed, brass clasp. 19 1/2’ inside diameter. 5’ x 2’ pendant.

$ 450.00

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 item #: 141

A medley of soft violet tones, the focal cabochon is bezeled with seed beads and then surrounded with vintage glass nail heads and crystals. Two ‘beaded bead’ dangles hang from the focal; and, above it is a bezeled druzy. The neck band is a delicate silver chain with tiny, pearl and amethyst cilia. 17’ interior diameter. 7 1/4’ x 2’ pendant.

$ 380.00

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 item #: 143

Lavalier style necklace consists of a large Ruby in Zoisite carved rose cabochon with a vintage, faceted green glass teardrop dangle. The neck band is a complex spiral weave with crystal accents. 25 1/2’ interior diameter. 5’ x 2 1/2’ pendant.

$ 500.00

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 item #: 144

Simple construction necklace consists of one oblong and then one round artist-made, lampwork beads in similar colors. The neck band is made from two long, oval free-form peyote stitched beads with strung beads leading to the silver and pearl clasp. 17’ interior diameter. 4 1/2’ long glass bead pendant.

$ 220.00

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 item #: 151

Lavalier style necklace features two bead-bezeled Quartz druzys, embellished with crystals, seed beads and opal chips. The neck band is made from seed beads, opaline crystals and opal chips, woven in a complex spiral, and followed by an second length of woven white satin glass with gold seed beads. Gold filled with pearl clasp. 22’ inside diameter; 3 1/2’ x 1 1/2’ pendant.

$ 330.00

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 item #: 153

Lavalier style necklace, in Autumn colors, features bead-embroidered pendant with Australian, Marra Mumba Tigerís Eye focal stone, surrounded by glass seed beads, 2mm Tigerís Eye beads and pearls. The pendant is attached to the neck band via a vintage glass ring holding both the bail of the pendant and the two ends of the neck band. The neck band is a complex spiral stitch featuring tiny Tigerís Eye beads. Silver and Jasper stone clasp. 21’ inside diameter; 3 1/2’ x 2’ pendant.

$ 390.00

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 item #: 154

Incredibly rare, cloisonne corner protector, from a 1900ís desk set blotter, depicting a detailed, spread-tail peacock, is the focal for this necklace. Encased and surrounded with beadwork; artist-made, decorative bead hangs from the lowest point as dangle. Neck band is complex spiral stitch; gold plated clasp with blue stone. 23’ interior diameter. 4 1/2’ x 4 3/4’ pendant drop.

$ 600.00

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