Friday, November 9, 2012

Emerald Isle

"We will watch the sun set again many times - and perhaps we'll see the Emerald drop, the green flash that brings good fortune ..."  ~ -Jean pseudonym of  Ellen Gwendolen Rees Williams Rhys (Wide Sargasso Sea pt 2)

A few weeks ago, I showed you a colour swatch containing vintage emerald montees.  The cuff is now complete (including unique detail on the reverse side to compliment the overall design).  The vintage beads are spectacular - the colours of this cuff just shimmy on your wrist! This is ready for that special occasion or with Christmas coming up - stand out in the crowd! 

Design:  Caron Reid of Caron Michelle
Materials:  Vintage Emerald Baguette Montees. Swarovski Crystals, Miyuki Delica and Toho Seed Beads.
 Technique: Erin Simonetti


  1. You not only wow me with your unique designs and use of creative bead choices, but you teach me so well! I follow your art and progress because you are one of the few, at the top of our game!! Beautiful Caron!

  2. I just LOVE your cuffs - you are so amazing with beadwork :)

  3. Wow! This is absolutley stunning! Beautiful, beautiful greens!

  4. Oh Erin - I have so much to learn but with the encouragement from artists such as yourself, looming can continue to evolve!

  5. Thank you Lori ƸӜƷ

    That's lovely of you Cynthia! ☜♥☞

    Thanks Patti - it certainly is hard to part with! ஐ


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