Sunday, March 8, 2009

Etsy BeadWeavers March Challenge - Temptation

The entries for the challenge are in! They are as always simply beautiful, creative and amazing! Etsy Beadweavers took the time and have the talent to create these inspiring challenge pieces! Tiny little beads and a needle and thread along with incredible patience bring these selections to you to vote and choose your favourite.

You can click on the item in the text list below the mosaic which links to the Etsy Shop listing of each entrant where you will see more detail of each piece! Be sure to come back on the 9th when the poll will be available for you to cast your vote, March 9th thru the 15th!

Etsy BeadWeavers March Challenge - Temptation

l. Sunset Necklace - HannahRachel

2. Black Desire necklace - FleurDeIrk

3. Carmen's temptation pendant - 6Carmen6

4. Dulce de Leche - nemeton

5. Green with Envy - BeadazzledofOregon

6. Temptation in Turquoise - beadsandblooms

7. Temptation - MadeByOlga

8. Temptation in the Garden - glimmerstone

9. The Seductress - RachelesOriginals

10. Forbidden Fruit - EPOriginals

11. Temptation Burlesque Collar - gypsyeyesjewelry

12. Tempted by Temptation - dreambeadweaver

13. Sweet Beaded Temptaton - BeadFabulous

14. Green Gold Temptation - binkaminka

15. Mist on the Moors - beaglebeads

16. Serpent's Temptation necklace - CieloDesign

17. i want to believe cuff - thebeadedlily

18. Chocolate Temptation cuff - randomcreative

19. Mirage in the Desert Necklace - Charmingthings

20. The Spider and the Fly - daynamiles

21. Chocolate Cherry Cordials - ThesePreciousThings

22. Caught in The Web of Temptation - cigarboxbeads

23. Aztec Summer - beadworkbyamanda

24. Temptation By the Sea - myfairladyvt4

25. Hamadryad's Heart Fringed Choker - SalamanderHouse

26. TEMPTATION Necklace - enchantedbeads

27. Eye candy temptation - PFordCustomJewelry

28. A case for Temptation - LiciaBeads

29. PUSHING LUCK - caraway

30. Temptation Cuff - SpringColors

31. Luscious Cherry Chocolate Necklace - FrancescasFancy

32. Bead Store Temptation - beadwoman3

33. Temptation Dance - SmadarsTreasure

34. Sunrise Temptation - njema

35. Moonlit Seductress - ErtheFae

Voting begins on Monday, March 9th and ends midnight March 15th. Show your appreciation for the efforts of these amazing artists and take on the difficult task of voting for your favorite. (The ballot will appear on the side bar at right on March 9th.) Again, the individual pieces are listed below the mosaic where you can visit each entry for more information by following the link. Thank you, enjoy and be sure to come back to vote between March 9th and 15th!

Again this month, many thanks to Ann of Francesca's Fancy who prepared the mosaic!


  1. I just love the mosaics showing everyone's work together. They're always so amazing and this time is no exception! Good luck, everyone!!

  2. Lots of great entries this month. I love seeing the different forms of temptation that everyone chose to represent in beads :)

  3. Made a comment in the group and on the forum but almost forgot to comment here. It is going to be another hard decision. Lovely renditions of the theme.

  4. Fantastic work everyone - we had some really creative interpretations of the theme and it's going to be hard to choose just one to vote for!

  5. Wow! What a hard vote! The mosaic truly display's a group of beautifully artistic work! GOOD LUCK everyone! I'm vote for every one of

  6. Olga's interpretation of Temptation is both spot on and whimsical. Great job!

  7. Wow! This is the hardest one to vote on... All of them are so beautiful.

  8. What a great group of items!

    By the way, the date in the beginning of the blog post says February 9-15, but the date at the bottom is right.

  9. Wow..what beautiful work. Very hard to vote!

  10. I absolutely love your challenge, but hate the fact that I can only pick one -- I can't tell you what a difficult process that is!

  11. gorgeous! but how will i pick just one!?

  12. Good luck, everybody!
    That is my biggest problem - to choose just one. Hate and love it at the same time :)

    Thank you, Lynne!


  13. Beautiful creations! Hard to choose just one!

  14. Stunning pieces all round - so hard to decide!

  15. Fantastic, gorgeous pieces! Who can resist this kind of temptations?.. :)

  16. wow!!! great entries! and they all look so gorgeous together!!! ok now off to pick just one!!!

  17. What a hard decision this was....but I made up my mind and I voted!

    Great pieces!

  18. How beautiful the entries are for this months challenge!! I found a favorite. It was very hard as all are exceptional!