Alternate glass beads and leaves with colorful bells to create jewelry that evokes snow-covered Christmas holly sprigs and other winter berries. All the jewelry findings you will need are available at crafts stores.
Photography: Stephen Lewis
Source: Martha Stewart Living, December 2001
Choose hook findings (plain earring backings) for larger earrings, such as the leaf-and-bell version at top, and loop findings for smaller earrings, such as the solitary blue bells.
Attach a clasp to 16 1/2-inch beading cord, then thread on beads, leaves, and bells in a repeating pattern.