MagpieMadness offers beautiful hand-made jewelry that is fashionable and affordable. I specialize in turquoise, crystal, pearls and semi-precious gems. I really enjoy working with silver, vintage bronze, and antiqued copper. Each piece is carefully crafted in my studio with attention given to style, design, and quality. Magpie creates wedding party jewelry, offers home parties, and provides custom-design.

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Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Jesus Loves me, yes I know.. Long Boho Cluster Pendant Necklaces




What an incredible promise! 



I hand stamped Jesus loves ME on a disc, added a baroque white coin pearl, sparking Swarovski crystal, and in the bronze version, an antiqued bronze cross. Lovely.

Silver here, and the bronze version here.

GREAT gift ideas for the young at heart.

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Christmas Balls ~~ Dark Green Pearl Earrings




Gorgeous dark forest Christmas green pearl beads wired with silver plated wire and hung on your choice of earwires. These are glass pearls, so are lightweight.

From the top of french hooks, earrings hang under 1.5".  Beads are 12mm in size and glass pearls.

See on Etsy here! Click the link to buy these gems to jazz up your holiday ensembles.

Sunday, November 20, 2016

Darling Rose Stud Earrings








Super cute! Rose Resin flowers are glued to silver flat back stud earrings and matched up with comfort backs for an easy wear. So many colors. 

See black studs here, gray here, red here, purple here, and pale pink here. There are many more on my site. Click here to see them all! 

Saturday, November 19, 2016

Turquoise Statement Bracelet, Arizona Turquoise Bracelet, Turquoise, Smoky Quartz and Pearl Bracelet, by MagpieMadness





A delightful companion to my Wind in the Willows signature collection. Arizona turquoise, faceted quartz, bronze freshwater pearls, carved rosewood and swarovski crystals. 9 inches of vintage bronze wrapped wire. Let me know if this is too long and you want me to take off a few beads; however, clasp is designed to attach at your comfort level with the remainder falling as a fun dangle.

Each bracelet may be slightly different due to the natural formations of the stones, but will look very close to what you see above.

See bracelet here.
Stones are Arizona Turquoise, freshwater pearls, and Smoky quartz.  Wire is antiqued brass copper core.

I even made earrings to accompany this piece. You have several choices. See Smoky Quartz here,  and Brown Pearls here.

Friday, November 18, 2016

Long Rustic Turquoise Statement Necklace, Long Turquoise Necklace, Long Boho Turquoise and Pearl Statement Necklace ~~ Wind in the Willows






This is my piece ever. 

"There is nothing--absolutely nothing - half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats." Kenneth Grahame It's the latest edition to my Wind in the Willows signature collection. Arizona turquoise, faceted quartz, bronze freshwater pearls, carved rosewood and swarovski crystals. 38 inches of vintage bronze wrapped wire and evocative memories of furry little creatures sailing to the river's end. Let me know if this is too long and you want me to take off a few beads! 

See necklace here
Smoky Quartz earrings here
Petite Brown Pearl earrings here



Thursday, November 17, 2016

Sweetness and Grace ~~ Beige and Pink Short Pearl Necklace, Pearl Wire Wrap, Soft Brown and Pink Czech Glass Necklace, Antiqued Copper SOLD




Sweet soft brown natural freshwater pearls and antiqued pink fire polished Czech glass beads are wire wrapped with copper wire, which I antiqued myself.

I worked in antiqued copper daisy spacers and finished with an antiqued lobster clasp and 2 inch extender chain.

Add on coordinating earrings for a whole set. See here on leverbacks, earrings fall 1.25 inches.

Beads are 6mm freshwater pearls. Pink beads are  Preciosa Czech glass. Wire is antiqued copper. Clasp is copper. Chain is antiqued copper.

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Clear Rock Quartz Crystal Pendant Necklace in Oxidized Copper

Mesmerizing!






What a delightful clear rock quartz crystal pendant with a few rutilations--so glossy and transparent with a hint of copper tone rutilations. Love.

Make your casual outfits sing with this long antique copper layering necklace. The natural earth tones make it the perfect accompaniment with so many ensembles. Make a statement in natural Rock Quartz Crystal!

 This simple gorgeous Rutilated Quartz pendant is suspended from a delicate yet strong 30 inch antiqued copper chain (pendant falls an additional 1.25 inches). I wired the stone in hand oxidized copper wire. The necklace chain is finished by the lobster clasp with Czech glass crystals in the same shade of clear quartz. You're going to want to add this to your jewelry collection when you see how well it accentuates so many outfits.

See pendant here.

Monday, November 14, 2016

He's Got the Whole World in His Hands ~~ Blue and Green Planet Earth Chrysocolla Pendant Necklace




I love this song!

These stones remind me of our beautiful planet~~ beautiful blue and green Chrysocolla.  I wired a trapezoilal cut  of blue green Chrysocolla with antiqued brass, added a few bead caps, all to an antiqued soldered texturized brass chain..

Pendant falls about 1.75 inches and the chain measures a full 30 inches but I'd be happy to shorten at your request. Chain does not have a clasp and is designed to slide right over your head. Just make a note at checkout. Each stone is uniquely beautiful but will look very similar to what you see pictured above. See here.

Add on coordinating earrings here for a full set. Simple. Matte. Blue Green Teal Lava Stones. I wired in solid brass pins and added brass bead caps for a delightful light weight pair of earrings.


Thursday, November 10, 2016

Egyptian Lapis Lazuli Jewelry in Antiqued Copper--Lapis Earrings, Lapis Bar Necklace, Lapis Bracelet

Lovely Egyptian blue A grade Lapis stones--not shiny at all, which makes such a dynamic contrast with the addition of sparking copper shade Swarovski crystals. Click the links below to read more about each piece.



See petite earrings here,
Bar style necklace here,
Bracelet here

Long Earrings here

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Oceans ~~ Blue Amazonite Pendant Long Boho Antiqued Silver Necklace




You call me out upon the watersThe great unknown where feet may failAnd there I find You in the mysteryIn oceans deepMy faith will standAnd I will call upon Your nameAnd keep my eyes above the wavesWhen oceans riseMy soul will rest in Your embraceFor I am Yours and You are mineYour grace abounds in deepest watersYour sovereign handWill be my guideWhere feet may fail and fear surrounds meYou've never failed and You won't start nowSo I will call upon Your nameAnd keep my eyes above the wavesWhen oceans riseMy soul will rest in Your embraceFor I am Yours and You are mineSpirit lead me where my trust is without borders


Waves upon waves; layer upon layer, this Amazonite pendant necklace is inspiration to me. His Love is like the Ocean.

See/buy on my Etsy site here.

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Earthy ~~Long Boho Chrysocolla Pendant Necklace, Rustic Chrysocolla Pendant, Planet Earth Long Boho Brass Necklace






This Chrysocolla reminded me of planet earth as seen from outer space~~ beautiful blue and green Chrysocolla.  I wired a trapezoidal cut  of blue green Chrysocolla with antiqued brass, added a few bead caps, all to an antiqued soldered texturized brass chain..

Pendant falls about 1.75 inches and the chain measures a full 30 inches but I'd be happy to shorten at your request. Chain does not have a clasp and is designed to slide right over your head. Just make a note at checkout. Each stone is uniquely beautiful but will look very similar to what you see pictured above.

See necklace here. Add on coordinating earrings, here,  for a full set.

Monday, November 7, 2016

Egyptian Blue Lapis Lazuli--Matte Lapis Blue Long Dangle Earrings in Antiqued Copper and Wire Wrapped Bracelet






Anyone who knows anything about me knows that blue is my favorite color. This particular shade of blue is stunning. The matte blue stones absorb light and seem luminous. Coupled with the antiqued copper, the pieces are stunning.

I wired the beads with hand antiqued copper wire. I added in a copper clover connector and a few copper shade Swarovski crystals for a bit of shine. Bracelet is adjustable and fits up to 8.5 inches. I can certainly add in a few extra beads if you need the bracelet longer.

See earrings here and bracelet here.

Friday, November 4, 2016

Berry Berry Pink ~~ Mauve Pearl Earrings, Necklace, and Bracelet






I dressed these dark mauve pink glass pearls in antiqued silver for more of a dressy boho feel -- call it Boho Chic or Neo Victorian, they both fit. I wired the delicate antiqued silver chain with a few of these same mauve pearls adjacent to the hook and eye clasp. Something different. Choose your preferred length at checkout.

Vintage style pendant is made with a 12mm rich dark mauve pink glass pearls a Swarovski crystal and a antiqued silver bead caps to an antiqued silver bail. I hung the pendant on a matte silver plated brass chain which I finished with a matte antiqued silver hook and eye clasp. Let me know if you'd rather have a trigger lobster style clasp.

Coordinating Earrings fall from your choice of earwires:)

Mauve Berry Pink Pearls Necklace here or Earrings here.

Thursday, November 3, 2016

Petite Royal Blue Coin Pearl Earrings and/or Necklace in Sterling Silver. Princess Diana Blue




Princess Diana blue!!

These are the cutest, most darling little royal blue pearls! They have wonderful natural markings but I placed the smoothest side forward and added a wee Swarovski crystal. Choose sterling silver filled (SSF) wire style of your choice at checkout. I have french hooks, leverback or kidney wires from which you may choose.

Necklace is composed of sterling silver filled chain and measures 18 inches as shown. Feel free to choose your favorite length at checkout.

Feminine and delicate.
See Necklace here or Earrings here.

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Think Pink ~~ Pale Pink Glass Earrings and Bracelet Wire Wrapped in Antiqued Copper







Glossy clear as ice pale pink glass, I wired these ovals with antiqued copper wire, added in a few antiqued copper beads and a Swarovski crystals, all for a delightful bracelet. Adjustable based on where you attach the trigger clasp up to 9 inches.

See bracelet here and coordinating earrings here. Romantic.