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The Rainbow Connection


About this design:

In a song by the same name, Kermit the Frog asks "Why are there so many songs about Rainbows?". That might have been his way of asking us to make necklaces about raibows. The focal started with a piece of copper foil (from Grainger) that was folded, twisted and pounded into shape. The focal was then wrapped in rainbow ombre satin rattail, with the ends woven up through copper oval link chain. A hand-made copper hook and a couple of white glass beads finish it off.

Components:

Copper foil (.005 - 36 gague), satin rattail ribbon, copper chain, copper wire, glass beads.



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  1. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    What a fabulous piece! Love it!

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    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    Gorgeous piece KH!

  3. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Wow! What a unique design! Love the way the satin rat tail runs through the chain.

  4. Lyric Chick aka Bev
    Lyric Chick aka Bev says:

    Not my style, but Oh so creative! Different!!!

  5. Cotopaxi Chickie Sue
    Cotopaxi Chickie Sue says:

    Very creative, K H! Fab focal, and such a unique design!

  6. Harmony on Strings
    Harmony on Strings says:

    I’d wear this all the time!

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    K H says:

    Thank you all!! I have a similar necklace that I wear quite often. I am trying to decide whether to keep or sell – I thought I would keep it, but after selling several necklaces I may need to put it into inventory – at least for now.

  8. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    I love it, Katherine! :D

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