"Russian leaf" style earrings are peyote stitched with Delica beads and deep purple Swarovski bi-cone crystals. They are lightweight and measure 3/4 inch wide and almost 2 inches long from the top of the ear-wire to the bottom of the earring. The pattern was created by Jane Lock.
Popsicle Stick Bracelets DIY- 1-Boil sticks for about 15 minutes 2-bend them while they are still warm 3-Place in empty cup to curl until dry 4-decorate 5-Wear 6-have extra- some will break in the bending process
Learn to finish flexible beading wire with #4, the clamshell finding! Find this and 3 more ways to finish your jewelry designs at http://www.halcraft.com/design/how-to-finish-flexible-beading-wire-4-the-clamshell-edition/