Carved stone greenish colored skull on rose madder background, surrounded by beads, crystals and pearls. Above that, bead bezeled, ancient Roman glass cabochon surrounded by tiny seed pearls and vintage glass “jelly” sew-ons. Below the skull, bead bezeled druzy with jasper ball dangle. Neck band is woven from graduated size beads forming points-down scallops with crystal dangling from each point.
18.5 interior measurement; 2” wide x 6” high pendant.
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.
18” inside measurement; 27.5” outside perimeter measurement.
Pretty, bead embroidered necklace depicts a stylized insect in tones of mint green, lavender and creamy white, with child’s 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 measurement; 4” wide x 4 3/4” long pendant.
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 measurement; 6 1/4” long x 3 1/2” wide pendant.
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.
16” inside measurement; 4.5” wide x 6” high pendant.
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 measurement; 22” outside measurement, plus 1” dangle.