Bead-y Accessories

When we first thought of the idea of beading a cell phone case or pouch, we knew we had to show how to give it modern style without it appearing like the beaded purses we all had as little girls. This is our beautiful final product!

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“That time of year…when yellow leaves, or none, or few, do hang”

Vineyard in AutumnBefore autumn officially ends, we here at Legendary Beads wanted to take advantage of the beautiful palette provided by this season. Here are some great examples of autumn or fall jewelry for inspiration.

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Fall Inspired Pearls and Leather

Have you ever seen a piece of jewelry in a magazine or catalog and thought, “Maybe I could make that”? We here at Legendary Beads think this all the time! There is a particularly beautiful design by Chan Luu that we’ve seen for hundreds of dollars, but we found a way to make something similar for only $8.

Pearls and Leather

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Get Ready for Halloween with Legendary Beads

Multi-Strand BraceletWith October here, the time to figure out your costume has come. More importantly, you have to come up with how to make it! No fret, those of us at Legendary Beads have come up with some spooky jewelry samples to inspire. From the macabre to the lighthearted, from elegant to goofy, we have found a way.

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Industrial Chic

Apparently there is a “new” jewelry style out there that involves a lot of metal beads – metal beads are all the rage.   We have to admit that this necklace is pretty cool but the price is just not right.  We decided to try to knock one off and ended up with a price of $20 (with quite a few beads left over.)  Materials include: vermeil foxtail chain, silver and 24kt gold-plated pewter beads and a silver plated clasp…not too shabby at all 🙂

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