Delicious autumn! My very soul is wedded to it,
and if I were a bird I would fly about the earth seeking the
Autumn is a second spring where every leaf is a flower.
Autumn is my favorite season. I was born on the first day of autumn. I look my best in autumn colors and not surprisingly I love to design autumn colored jewelry.
Here are a couple of earrings I’ve designed with leaf head pins from Havana Beads
. Kristi Bowman
was the first to tell me about Havana Beads and at the time, Havana Beads
only sold lampwork glass. She has now added a great line of ceramic
|Havana Beads headpins, smoky quartz, carnelian, & antiqued brass.
I was able to feature both Havana Beads and Sue Beads
in this pair of earrings. Sue has now introduced a line of enamel jewelry components, in addition to her lampwork beads.
|Leaf headpins by Havana Beads. Green beads with silver highlights by Sue Beads. Small sterling silver beads.
So, now that I’ve shared a few ways that autumn leaves have inspired my designs, I’ll leave you with a little eye candy from the artists I mentioned above. I hope these selections will help inspire your own autumn designs.