contemporary beadwork jewelry textile

Tuesday, September 10, 2013

old cut beads

these are not partly cut charlottes, but old, real cut beads....similar to these:





 To work with is time consuming, because not all of them can be used, but the surface is beautiful !
......subdued sparkling .

 Plain shapes to bring out the characteristcs of the beads.  




...available here

5 comments:

  1. They are absolutely stunning, Viktoria. Thank you for explaining to my layman's eye, but now I see it. The black ones look like pools of caviar! Pure luxury.

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  2. Yes, the sparkle is much more subtle adding lots of depth of colour. Really beautiful!

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  3. So gorgeous! The irregularity is so interesting! and your pictures are crisp, well done!

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