My version of the "puffy" heart using the hana-ami motif. Fully illustrated and detailed step-by-step instructions for a double-sided "puffy" heart pendant--19 pages, 108 steps with illustrations. The smaller hearts make sweet earrings as well.
Beads Used: For larger heart: size 11 seed beads, 4mm bicone crystals and 4mm fire-polished beads; for smaller heart: size 15 seed beads and two colors of 3mm fire-polished beads.
Larger heart: 1.5 inches wide by 1.5 inches long; smaller heart: about one inch wide by one inch long