I've been having a great time making my own bead necklaces. This one is a carved clay raku fired bear spirit mask with pewter freshwater pearls, square hematite, coral, and polished lava rock beads. The coral looks like teeth.
This one is available for purchase here
And here's another one I call a "cleavage tickler" because the bar of hematite falls on the cleavage. It's tiny freshwater pearls. A delicate necklace, but a little sexy.
It's available for purchase here