May 28, 2014

Aqua Terra Jasper

I bought this beautiful stone at the bead show. 

Impression Jasper is one of the names for this beautiful stone that is called “Natural Aqua Terra Jasper (meaning Water&Earth)”, as well as “Variscite”. 

This original design tatted lace necklace combining tatting, natural Aqua Terra Jasper, silk faceted crystals, amber fire polished crystals, gold linen glass seed beads and  grayish green Japanese seed beads, Altin Basak in chocolate brown metallic and Lizbeth mocha brown thread…

May 8, 2014

Butterfly Kisses

I slightly modified the butterfly pattern that I found visual pattern in a Russian tatting book on picasa web albums,
and, I made a 3D beaded butterfly.

I tatted 3-D butterfly in white Altin Basak polyester thread with gilt-lined white opal seed beads, pearls and swarowski crystal clear faceted column bead.
The necklace containing three strands,133 crystal white swarovski pearls. 

I completed the set with a pair of matching earrings and a slave bracelet.

May 4, 2014

Summer Night

Pink and burgundy combination; pink is flirty and fun while burgundy adds a dramatic elegance. 
I designed and shuttle tatted "Summer Night” lace necklace and earrings. I used tatting and ankars techniques in this pieces.
I tatted with polyester threads with pink quartz, freshwater pearls in dyed burgundy, Japanese seed beads and faceted crystals.