Color Inspiration: Vintage Labels — Beadaholique

I am usually on the lookout for coloration inspiration for my jewelry types. In a previous blog site write-up I wrote about getting inspiration on my early morning walks in the bouquets and trees that I see together the way. For this colour inspiration blog site submit, I want to share some classic labels that I observed at a flea market. I like classic paper merchandise of all types and the hues on these labels are specifically quite. I have picked out beads to match the hues in the labels, I hope you like these palettes! 


  • Czech Seed Beads 11/ Ruby Crimson Foil Lined (1 Hank)
  • Czech Glass 5 x 16mm Dagger Beads – Peacock Crimson (25 pcs)
  • Miyuki Bugle Tube Beads, Cylinder Sizing #2 6×1.5mm, Opaque Pink (17 Grams)
  • Toho Aiko Seed Beads, 11/ #1176 ‘Blue Hematite Rhodium Plate’ (4 Grams)
  • CzechMates Glass, 2-Gap Diamond Beads 4x6mm, 8 Grams, Metallic Suede Blue
  • Crystal Beads, Faceted Rondelle 1.5×2.5mm, Opaque Cream AB (2 Strands)
  • Czech Glass 3 x 10mm Dagger Spear Beads Montana Blue (1 Strand)
  • Czech Glass Beads, Hibiscus Flower 11mm, Sky Blue Silk, Lavender Bronze, 1 Str, by Raven’s Journey
  • Filigree Box Clasps, 5 Strand Spherical 22mm, Gold Tone (2 Items)



  • Toho Aiko Seed Beads, 11/ #1613F ‘Opaque Matte Lt Blue Turquoise’ (4 Grams)
  • Miyuki Delica Seed Beads, 11/ Dimension, Semi Matte Silver Lined Medium Blue DB693 (2.5″ Tube)
  • Toho Aiko Seed Beads, 11/ #949 ‘Yellow-Lined Jonquil’ (4 Grams)
  • Czech Glass Beads 9mm Teardrop Olivine Environmentally friendly (50
  • Czech Fireplace Polished Glass Beads 6mm Round Metallic Environmentally friendly (1 Strand)
  • Czech Glass Beads, Faceted Bottom Slash Fall 8mm, Lime Environmentally friendly Silk, Bronze, 1 Str, by Raven’s Journey
  • Czech Glass Matubo, Triangular 2-Gap Nib-Bit Beads 5.5x6mm, Blue Turquoise – Picasso ( 2.5″ Tube)
  • CzechMates 2-Hole Triangle Beads 6mm – Blue Metallic Suede (10 Gram Tube)
  • TierraCast Pewter Toggle Clasps, Flower 16.5mm, Gold Plated (1 Established)

If you can not make it to a flea sector but you adore the look of vintage labels, there are a great deal of textbooks accessible which function them. You can also appear for guides with classic article playing cards or classic cigar box labels highlighted, as these have seriously pretty hues as effectively (and they are enjoyment to appear at).