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Lemon Drop Necklace


About this design:

I had the yellow and white nugget beads for quite awhile but could never seem to find any beads to match. Well, I finally had an idea. I took some wood beads I have and painted them yellow. I don't think they look too bad.

Components:

yellow wood beads, white glass pearl beads, yellow and white nugget beads, yellow seed beads and a spring clasp.

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  1. opalgem101
    opalgem101 says:

    Love your lemon colored necklace. Are you new? I haven’t posted anything yet, but I have spent lots of time in here for inspriation. Once again, love your creation.

  2. Cuban Queen Crazy Chick
    Cuban Queen Crazy Chick says:

    This is cute!

  3. nutkitten
    nutkitten says:

    Hi Opalgem,
    I am not new but have been sick for a few weeks so wasn’t around. And I know, the designs here are great and gives a lot of inspiration. Thank you very much
    Tracy

  4. Stone Treasures
    Stone Treasures says:

    Simply Lovely, especially the entwining beads.

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    Janet Miriam says:

    Love the yellow and white! And I think your wood beads came out great!

  6. Diane Cauley
    Diane Cauley says:

    Love it! The addition of the fiber is awesome! It really makes the necklace. As for the wood beads it’s a great idea! And it worked! I have some little wooden beads that I bought to decopauge (sp?) and you are inspiring me to get started on that! Thanks for sharing!

  7. karen blasdel
    karen blasdel says:

    Very pretty, perfect for summer!!

  8. Cotopaxi Chickie Sue
    Cotopaxi Chickie Sue says:

    very striking, and such a great design, Tracy! I love your idea to paint the wooden beads! did you also seal them after you painted them?

  9. CAS
    CAS says:

    Gotta love the yellow! Wonderfully inspired to paint the wooden beads … mmmm … I can almost see a chicky stampede to the paint store … :D

  10. Linda Talbott
    Linda Talbott says:

    This is lovely. What a great idea to paint the wooden beads. I think they look great, and I really like that spiral twist of the seed beads.

  11. nutkitten
    nutkitten says:

    Chickie Sue,

    These I put a clear coat on and did some that I put a glossy coat on.

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    Dot says:

    I love this necklace! The yellow and white combo is so fresh and new looking. The beads you painted turned out great. Nice job!

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