Gems in Harmony - Ametrine Roughing It Tell A Story

Three of My Latest Designs

as featured in Beadwork magazine

Gems in Harmony - Ametrine Gems in Harmony - Ametrine

"Gems in Harmony - Ametrine"
Nature melds amethyst and citrine to create ametrine, which is mined in Bolivia. This unique stone offers balance and harmony to the wearer.

Tell A Story Tell A Story

"Tell A Story"
Assemble a collection of beads, buttons and filigree into a focal that's full of interesting layers and textures. Finish with premade cording or braid a cord yourself.

Roughing It Roughing It

"Roughing It"
Dravite, also known as brown tourmaline or champagne tourmaline, is believed to have a soothing effect on your heart, mind and body. Wear this striking piece when you are under stress or simply to make a bold statement.

Lush Garden Necklaces

A ready-to-wear Lush Garden Necklace blooming with hi-cut Austrian Crystals and Crystal Pearls, vintage glass and semi-precious stones is available in a variety of designs and offers the convenience of adjustable length. These pieces are easy to wear and can be dressed-up or dressed-down. In any season, these necklaces sparkle and burst with color. Please contact Sandra regarding pricing and to inquire about a customized piece. (Click a thumbnail below to see a larger image.)

Day To Night Mint Julep Sonoran Desert
Amber Night Autumn Evergreen Margarita Egyptian Blue II Pierre Turquin Play Misty for Me


Design Image

A black lip shell focal draws the eye to a cool mix of silver grey seed beads lined in gold. Florets of matte gold glass with center crystal beads sit throughout the necklace with filigree metal leaf dangles and paua shell shapes. The straps of this design are strung with hi-cut Austrian crystal double cones in Jet and pear-shaped Tahitian crystal pearls. Adjustable length is 18-21".