January 2016 colour design challenge

Happy 2016! With a new year – comes the time to try something new! Every month, Dry Gulch Beads hosts a Color Design Challenge intended to inspire creativity based on a selected colour palette. I thought that this year, maybe Peacock & Lime should join in on the fun! So – here we go … January’s design challenge is based on the colours below;   I’ve created this necklace – … Continue reading January 2016 colour design challenge

earrings, earrings and more earrings

Some new listings in the etsy shop today! all about earrings …  and they’re only $15/ pair  🙂 lampwork glass beads paired with honey jade & sterling silver listings from left to right … lime lampwork glass beads with aventurine & sterling silver , blue lampwork glass beads with sodalite & sterling silver clear lampwork glass beads with rose quartz & sterling silver , blue & green striped lampwork glass beads with … Continue reading earrings, earrings and more earrings

introducing … the new shavasana collection

So excited to finally be able to post some new items!  I’ve been working on a lot of different things lately (including the necklaces that I promised from this post!) and am hoping to put more of them up here very soon ~ but for now, I’d like to share the newest collection, just listed in the Etsy shop … the shavasana collection   (Sanskrit: शवासन … Continue reading introducing … the new shavasana collection

Into the blue

Turquoise has always been popular, and it continues to be an essential gemstone & HOT color for summer 2011! “It’s the color of clear skies and Carribbean waters – no wonder turquoise is the unofficial gemstone of summer and tropical vacations” – Town & Country magazine, April 2011 Friends recently returned from a trip to the Carribbean (Turks & Caicos, to be exact) and photographed some of my pieces against … Continue reading Into the blue

something new, something blue

Working on a few new things lately!  Here’s a little sneak peek at one of them … cuff bracelets! These multi-layer bracelets have the look of layering – but are actually all combined into one bracelet. Made from memory wire, sterling silver wire, gemstone beads & glass beads – the cuff bracelets should be showing up in the etsy shop in the very near future! loaded with … Continue reading something new, something blue

Mother’s Day Giveaway at the Black Star Boutique

Happy May!!! What better way to start off a brand new month, than with a giveaway?! Tina {of the Black Star Boutique} is hosting a giveaway for Mother’s Day on her blog! There are some fantastic items to be won!  … here’s a little peek from her site …  “Mother’s Day Giveaway   I have a really fun Mother’s Day Giveaway planned! I would like to … Continue reading Mother’s Day Giveaway at the Black Star Boutique

spring green, sky blue and butterflies

Look what’s coming up spring! While it may not seem like springtime here in Edmonton just yet (what with another big snowfall yesterday!), one can always dream of warmer days to come 🙂 And with that … how about some new spring colours for the wish bracelets?! They now all come in a multitude of colours including; black, dark brown, natural, red, dark green, lime green … Continue reading spring green, sky blue and butterflies