Seed Bead Earrings
The seed bead earrings featured here are the result of combining hundreds of tiny glass beads, one at a time, into pieces of wearable art. The First People have been making and wearing seed bead earrings since the first traders showed them these glass treasures.
All of the earrings are handmade by our bead artist, Joni Stinson, an enrolled member of the Muscogee Creek Nation.
All purchases come with a Certificate of Authenticity.
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All seed bead earrings are available in 4 different fittings, Clip-On, Lever-Back, Fish Hook, and .925 Sterling Silver Fish Hook. They can be custom made in color combinations other than those shown. Or perhaps you have a design idea and would like to have Joni bead it for you. In either instance, just e-mail me your request.
"Delicate Butterfly" Seed Bead Earrings
These colorful butterfly earrings are made of hundreds of the tiniest Hex Delica seed beads. They have spread their wings of teal, red, and orange on a field of white. These beads "glisten" with changes in the light.
The butterflies are 0.875" wide. The beadwork measures 2.25" from top to bottom. The surgical steel earwires add an additional 0.5" making a total drop of 2.75".
"From The Garden" Seed Bead Earrings
These seed bead earrings feature a beautiful floral design done in traditional brick stitch. They look like they were freshly picked from your garden this morning!
The flower is done in 3 shades of purple on a white background. The stem and leaves are done in translucent green #11 glass seed beads and continue on into the fringe, which is made of white seed beads, amethyst bugle beads, and finish with a pearlized white #6 seed bead.
At the widest point the earrings are 1.125", and 3" from top to bottom. The surgical steel fish hook ear wire adds an additional 0.5", giving a total drop of 3.5".
"God Bless The USA" Seed Bead Earrings
These patriotic earrings are made of blazing red, satin white, and royal blue #11 seed beads in a traditional pattern. The brick stitched top is made on a base of satin translucent white bugle beads. The same beads have been used to create a "V" pattern in the fringe.
These earrings are 0.5" wide. The beadwork from top to bottom measures 2.75". The surgical steel fish hook earwire adds an additional 0.5" giving a total drop of 3.25".
"Little Sister" Seed Bead Earrings
These sweet seed bead earrings are done in traditional brick stitch. The pearl and red silver lined #11 seed beads top a base of red silver lined bugle beads. The same beads were used to create the fringe. A crystal #6 E bead ends the fringe.
The earrings are 0.5" wide, and measure 2.25" in length. The surgical steel fish hook earwire adds an additional 0.5". The total drop of the earrings are 2.75".
"Shall We Dance Shoulder Dusters" Seed Bead Earrings
A bold and fun pair of earrings handmade of high quality purple, lavender, and crystal Delica seed beads. Traditional brick stitch was used to weave them. The fringe is made of the same beads plus crystal bugle beads.
The widest part of the earrings measure 0.625", and the length of the beadwork is 6". Surgical steel fish hook earwires add an additional 0.5" making a total drop 6.5".
"Shimmering Shoulder Duster" Seed Bead Earrings
These dramatic black, gold, and crystal seed bead earrings are sure to made a fashion statement.
The 0.875" wide earrings are beaded with hex seed beads using traditional brick stitch. The wonderful shimmering fringe is designed using twisted bugle beads, combined with the same crystal and black hex beads.
The beaded portion measures 4.625". The fish hook ear wire will provide an additional 0.5", giving the overall drop of 5.125".
"Cardinal" Seed Bead Earrings
These stunning Cardinal Seed Bead Earrings are woven using the traditional peyote stitch. The are handmade in various shades of high quality red Delica seed beads.
The fringe is made from the same beads and finished off with 4 mm faceted fire polished Czech glass beads.
The earrings are slightly over 0.5" wide. The beaded portion of the earrings are 2" long. The gold toned fish hook earwires add an additional 0.5", giving a total drop of 2.5".
"Tribute To The Eagle" Seed Bead Earrings
The eagle is a highly respected bird in Native American culture. Their feathers are prized and honored. The awarding of an eagle feather is a tribute of great honor. I have beaded these earrings as a tribute to the eagle.
The earrings are beaded in Delica seed beads with brown bugle beads and turquoise glass beads. The beaded portions of the earrings are 3" long by 1.5" wide.
The ear wire adds an additional 0.5". Due to the small size of the beads, they are very light weight for their size, and are comfortable to wear.