Friday, March 30, 2012

Customization: Suchi

3 pieces customized by Suchi-
for her mum, friend & herself ;)

Here is mummy's piece first:


Monochrome coloured that would make outfit matching easier.
Made along the lines of 'cool mum who likes traveling', this piece has all the customary holiday charms, ie airplane, eiffel & binoculars- "see the world"
Suchi also has a baby brother so a pram was added, and the girl charm next to it is to represent Suchi herself!

Material
Claer AB Swarovski Heart
Amethyst Swarovski Bicone
Matte White Pearl Bead
Midnight Blue Chinese Crystal Teardrop
Midnight Blue Chinese Crystal Doughnut
Envelope Heart Charm
Eiffel Charm
LOVE Charm
Airplane Charm
Sandal Charm
Binoculars Charm
Pram Charm
Girl Charm




Friend


For the best friend who likes purple, pink & black!
Themed 'sweet with a mysterious vibe'-  hence the pink & purple on one side, black on the other, with a solid black butterfly flutters at the crossroads of these 2 colours. 
Under each black bead are fuchsia crystals & charms.

Material
Flower Cabochon
Black Swarovski Butterfly Bead
Fuchsia Swarovski Bicone
Matte Light Pink Acrylic Heart
Matte Fuchsia Acrylic Heart
Black Faceted Round Glass Bead
Dark Purple Faux Pearl Bead
Present FOR YOU Charm
LOVE Charm
Sandal Charm
Princess Crown Charm




Self

A very bubbly girl, so metallic turquoise pearls with shiny hot pink beads were chosen, vibrant colours that characterises her fun-loving spirit ;)
Packed to the brim in the center, with reference to the style of Amanda's Christmas pieces.

Material
  Flower Cabochon
Metallic Turquoise Pearl Bead
Dark Purple Faux Pearl Bead
Hot Pink Acrylic Bead with Silver Lines
Teal Faceted Round Glass Bead
Bow Charm
Rocking Horse Charm
Eiffel Charm
Love to Cheer Charm
LOVE Charm
Handbag Charm
Dove Charm



Thank you Suchi for trusting me with your ideas, your excitement was certainly infectious! :P

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

Still Waters

Long ago there was a Green Pastures bracelet, so it's only right that I have a Still Waters one too ;)




Serenity & calmness describe this piece, with glacier chinese crystals as a reflection of pristine clear waters.
In mild colours of quarry blue & white, with an Olive Swarovski heart in the center, let this piece be a visual reminder for our minds- to be still & at rest :)

Material
Flower Cabochon
Olive AB Swarovski Heart
Glacier White Faceted Round Chinese Crystal
White Teardrop Glass Pearl
Quarry Blue Teardrop Glass Pearl 
Matte Quarry Blue Round Pearl Bead
Light Grey Cat's Eye Bead
Little Butterfly Charm
Dove Charm
Round Frame Heart Charm
Bird with Heart Charm
Angel Wing Charm 

Status
Sold

Price
RM 38.00

Email me at craftedbymei@gmail.com !
  

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Customization: Iqa





For Iqa, who had her eyes on Dream Fair, but choosing to have the beads alternating throughout the whole piece.
Flower cabochon in center to form part of the bracelet, swarovski butterfly follows, and an additional 4 charms to hang between the beads.
A very girly sweet piece! :)

Material
Flower Cabochon
Rose Pink Textured Pearl Bead
Pink Dyed Jade Stone Bead
Light Rose Swarovski Butterfly
Padlock Heart Charm
Butterfly Link Charm
Big Made With Love Charm
Little Heart on Envelope Charm

Friday, March 23, 2012

Quartz

A design drafted weeks ago, finally got it done today!






Smoky blue chinese crystals that were made to resemble gemstones, I like how it is cloudy and yet reflects light with its many facets, impressive stuff!
Violet and opal white at the other end, joined to a star, complete with shining crystal heart & ballerina flats, this bracelet would make a lively adornment to your wrist ;)

Material
Flower Cabochon
Vitrail Light Swarovski Heart
Smoky Blue Gemstone Doughnut Chinese Crystal
Violet Chinese Crystal Bicone
Opal White Glass Doughnut
Ballerina Flats Charm

Status
Sold

Price
RM 36.00

Email me at craftedbymei@gmail.com !

Thursday, March 22, 2012

Customization: Ezdiani

2 pieces made for Ezdiani :)




Keepsake in purple & gold theme, instead of locket, a purple chrysanthemum takes center stage.
Cute butterfly details that are easily missed out- 
in the form of beads lining the sides & a light purple swarovski one on the right, see them?  ;)

Material
Flower Cabochon
Light Violet Swarovski Butterfly
Dark Purple Swarovski Bicone
Dark Purple Faux Pearl Bead
Shiny Gold Metal Bead
Dyed Purple Jade Stone Bead
Gold Acrylic Butterfly Bead
Gold Heart Charm
Cookies Bag Charm
Floral Heart Charm
Mini Heart Links 

 
Ezdiani chose to have another go at customizing after receiving the above piece :)
Here's one made in the style of Sprite

* only 1 photo available, as I accidentally deleted the others, oops!

Crown Ring from Gala in the center, matched with royal themed charms ;)
Blue-mint combo that makes this piece so refreshing, accompanied by a matcha green flower cabochon!

Material
Flower Cabochon
Mint Dyed Jade Stone
Blue Gemstone with Yellow Spots
Baby Blue Glass Doughnut
Cyan Textured Glass Pearl
Sapphire Blue Round Czech Glass
Sapphire Blue Czech Glass Heart
Capri Blue Swarovski Bicone
Crown Charm
Castle Charm
 

Tuesday, March 20, 2012

Romancing Paris // Matching Necklace


 






Matching necklace for Romancing Paris!
Using the same materials as the bracelet, I like how the Eiffel Tower here is partially hidden in the background, makes it all the more dreamy! ;)


edit //
oops, clumsy me! used a different pink heart for this necklace, feel free to request the same one as bracelet if purchasing a set.
(This necklace uses Light Rose, whereas bracelet uses Rose, in other words- darker pink for the bracelet)


Material
Flower Cabochon
Light Rose AB Swarovski Heart
Light Pink Chinese Crystal Helix
Frosted Pink Glass Doughnut
Heart Link
Eiffel Tower Charm
 
Necklace Measurement
Chain Length: approx. 60.0 cm excluding 4.8 cm extender chain
Drop: 3.7 cm
 
Status
Sold
remakes will use a more peachy colour flower
 
Price
RM 32.00

Email me at craftedbymei@gmail.com !
  

Thursday, March 15, 2012

Romancing Paris





 Dreamy Eiffel Tower postcards had me inspired to make this ;)
Set against a faint pink backdrop, with deeper shades gathered in the center, the heart crystal is simply mesmerizing!
Dangling sweetly in the 2nd strand are double heart links, made for the romantics at heart...
 
Material
Flower Cabochon
Rose AB Swarovski Heart
Light Pink Chinese Crystal Helix
Light Pink Glass Bicone
Frosted Pink Glass Doughnut
Heart Link
Eiffel Tower Charm

Status
Sold
remakes will use a more peachy colour flower

Price
RM 35.00

Email me at craftedbymei@gmail.com !


//  Matching necklace available HERE  //
 

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Customization: Jolene

Graduation gifts custom made for Jolene's best friends!



Same bracelet design for all, with different colours & charm choices according to each friend's preference.
Standard details are twisted chain with star links, and 3 midnight blue helix shaped beads on the right.


 
Light Pink


// Light Rose AB Swarovski Heart, Blush Pink Round Acrylic Bead
// Dove Charm, Clover Charm
// Light Rose Swarovski Bicone 


 
Sapphire Blue




// Sapphire AB Swarovski Heart, Metallic Blue Violet Glass Pearl
// Cookies Bag Charm, Crown Charm
// Light Sapphire Swarovski Bicone 


 
Dark Purple



// Light Violet AB Swarovski Heart, Dark Purple Faux Pearl Bead
// Castle Charm, Butterfly Charm
// Sapphire Swarovski Bicone 


 
Turquoise Green



// Blue Zircon AB Swarovski Heart, Metallic Turquoise Glass Pearl
// Rocking Horse Charm, Binoculars Charm
// Caribbean Blue Opal Swarovski Bicone



We decided to use lobster clasp instead of the usual toggle, this makes it adjustable as Jolene wanted to make sure the bracelets would fit :)
She requested a mini Swarovski bicone bead too at the tail end of the extender chain ;)


updated: 24/3/12
A yellow version requested by Adiza, she added an alphabet charm to it too :)

// Yellow AB Swarovski Heart, Yellow Faux Pearl Bead
// Camera Charm, Feather Charm, Alphabet Charm
// Clear Swarovski Bicone
 
 

Sunday, March 11, 2012

Customization: Reen





Taking cue from Nadia's piece, with similar charms as well, in different arrangement.
Instead of having a flower cabochon in-between the 2 Posy links, Reen chose to have them separated by triple charms.
Beads used are dark purple & blue, as she couldn't decide which she liked better so we went with both choices in the end ;)

Material
Dark Purple Faux Pearl Bead
Blue Faux Pearl Bead
Heart Key Charm
Square Padlock Charm
Little Heart on Envelope Charm
Dragonfly Charm
3D Birdcage Charm
Flower Charm
Floral Heart Charm
Butterfly Charm

Thursday, March 8, 2012

Wild Olive





Trodding the natural path with matte olive green pearls, a Loveties bow placed right in the center.
Very gorgeous white-yellow gemstone-inspired stones, topped with glassine white beads, I love the harmonious blending of these colours, especially against a brass background, made even better with the dangly charms!

Material
Matte Resin Bow
Matte Olive Green Pearl Bead
Yellow Dyed Jade Stone Bead
Yellow-White Gemstone Doughnut Chinese Crystal
Glossy White Oval Glass Bead
Opal White Glass Doughnut
Light Yellow Cube Glass Bead
Feather Charm
House Charm
Butterfly Charm
Ornate Leaf Charm

Status
Sold

Price
RM 44.00

Email me at craftedbymei@gmail.com !

Tuesday, March 6, 2012

Splendora // Blackcurrant



Splendora, in a different mood altogether ;)
The blue was youthful, while this is sexy...
Fuchsia Swarovski crystals shining in the midst of the dark purple & black pearls, with bag and shoe charms, loving the deep sophisticated twist to this piece!

Material
Flower Cabochon
Black Textured Pearl Bead
Dark Purple Faux Pearl Bead
Fuchsia Swarovski Bicone
Round Handbag Charm
High Heel Sandals Charm

Status
Sold

Price
RM 31.00

Email me at craftedbymei@gmail.com !

Sunday, March 4, 2012

Splendora





Bright youthful pops of blue, perfect for adding a bit of sizzle to your outfit!
3 types of beads alternating throughout the bracelet, do note the different textures on each: 
cyan pearls with sugary topping, metallic coat (one side is matted) on the turquoise while the capri blue Swarovskis are known for its precision-cut crystals. 
Little things that make life even more interesting :P

Material
Flower Cabochon
Cyan Textured Pearl Bead
Metallic Turquoise Pearl Bead
Capri Blue Swarovski Bicone
Love To Cheer Charm
Angel Wing Frame Charm

Status
Sold

Price
RM 31.00

Email me at craftedbymei@gmail.com !

// Blackcurrant version HERE //

Friday, March 2, 2012

Customization: Yam





Loosely based on Stars, with the idea of stars links on one end & a few beads at the other.
Made for Yam's special someone, he chose to have charms decorating the bare part of the chain, with double hearts at each end of the bracelet.
A piece combining various shades of green- emerald, fruity green, melon green & the turquoish-ish emerald Swarovski heart ;)

Material
Emerald AB Swarovski Heart
Matte Light Green Acrylic Heart Bead
Emerald Green Chinese Crystal Helix
Fruity Green Textured Pearl Bead
Winged Heart Charm
Little Heart on Envelope Charm
Heart Key Charm
Clover Charm
Camera Charm