We're visiting DG Designs - stoutdg2 on Etsy - and if you love handmade designer jewelry there is certainly a lot to get excited about in this shop! This artisan jeweler has a natural ability to create fantastic pieces that feature some of the finest art glass beads you'll ever see ... giving them center stage in her jewelry in a very eye pleasing way. Browse through her gorgeous necklaces, designer bracelets and stylish earrings - you're sure to find a few of these fabulous handcrafted jewelry designs calling your name! Just take a look at her colorful Fruit Salad Bracelet! It was made with genuine vintage glass fruit beads. This designer brings it up to date, creating a contemporary piece with brass chain and clasp and accenting the glass fruit with peridot color Swarovski crystal. This bracelet will add a rainbow of color to any outfit, and will go well with almost anything in your wardrobe. If you have always wanted a fruit salad bracelet this is your chance ... add it to your collection for just $19.00! This is a very popular style, and it won't be around for much longer ... so far 19 Etsy shoppers have chosen this bracelet it as a favorite ... with a heart! Since we're on the fruit subject, take a look at this outstanding Citrus Lampwork and Sterling Silver Wire Wrapped Bracelet ... the lampwork art glass beads in this piece are just beautiful. A gorgeous contemporary design, this bracelet could find a home with you ... for just $40.00. And if you MUST have them, there are earrings to match at $19.00! If you want a stunning gemstone bracelet, this Pink Tourmaline Nugget Bracelet could be what you've been searching for. Deep and rich in color and amazingly clear, the pink tourmaline in this bracelet is fabulous! This designer paired the gemstone nuggets with rich gold filled wire, tube beads and clasp. There is also a pretty vermeil fern charm and a couple of vermeil beaded spacers in this stunning piece; you could be wearing this handcrafted beauty for just $45.00! These Genuine Faceted Emerald Rondelle Earrings are another great example of the fine quality gemstone jewelry offered at DG Designs. The emerald beads are a truly stunning green color, and are fairly translucent. Paired with beautiful gold filled components and vermeil spacer beads, these special earrings will be treasured and proudly worn for many years. A great buy - $28.00! I like the beads in these Blue Metallic Stacks...Lampwork Earrings. They're a great shape; almost a square pillow ... and a fantastic blue and silver combination. This artisan has put them together with gold filled and vermeil components to make a lovely pair of dangles. Just $22.00! There are quite a few sea - themed pieces here ... perfect for summer fashion at the beach! You might like the Day at the Beach...Lampwork and Sterling Silver Bracelet - featuring some fabulous lampwork and silver beads. This fabulous piece is listed at $68.00 ... Or you may prefer the Aqua Reef...Lampwork and Sterling Silver Bracelet ... a lampwork seashell focal has been combined with silver seashell and starfish beads, spacers, extender chain and clasp. You could be wearing this to the beach soon ... and the price is only $58.00! I could easily write more here. This jewelry is easy to talk about, because its so beautiful. But I really want you to visit this shop and explore this artisan's handmade jewelry first hand! If you like bead jewelry, you'll want everything in this shop ... so put it in your favorites - and treat yourself to a new piece of jewelry from DG Designs today!
Robert Edwards is a proud member of the Jewelry on Etsy Team - JET. He is a jewelry designer and metalsmith in New York City with over 30 years experience in the jewelry trade, specializing in bracelets for big men. This article may be reproduced provided it contains this author's statement and all links remain intact. ©2010 Robert Edwards