Wednesday, April 03, 2013

C is For Crystals

I love sparkly things! I think that's what draws me to beading. I'm like a magpie, always on the hunt for something shiny.

One of the sparkly elements I love to use for beading is crystals. And what's not to love? They bling up any design almost immediately. Here are a few samples of bicone crystals, ranging from 2mm to 6mm in size.


And here are a few other crystal shapes that I have in my stash right now. 


Cat

7 comments:

Su-sieee! Mac said...

oooh, lovely shiny beads you have. I go crazy in bead stores, so I've forced myself to stay out of them until I seriously commit myself to doing something with the beads in my stash. I'm very impressed with your beaded pin.

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MaryAnn Millington said...

I love crystals I use them all the time in my jewelry. They make a huge impact. I too am doing the challenge

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JoJo said...

Ooooooooh I LOVE those!!!!!!! Swarovski crystals and other crystal beads are my weakness!

Paula said...

Love your crystals!

Gloria Grandy said...

I love beads, I use them when I costume my art dolls.
Gloria
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Samantha Jones said...

My little girls would go nuts over those - I can't take them into Michaels without sacrificing hours of my life:)