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Atomic Galaxy

About this design:

Favorite piece, purchased by a friend. Inspiration for my beading name.


Acrylic beads, gunmetal beads, copper. The copper is all former electrical wire stripped by my husband and son.

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  1. Steve
    Steve says:

    I love how you repurposed the copper to use it in your necklace–and that it was stripped by your husband and son is a great personal touch. Awesome work!

  2. Anita QoG Funny Chick
    Anita QoG Funny Chick says:

    Very COOL!!! Love what you did with the wire!!

  3. WireWrangler
    WireWrangler says:

    Agree with Steve, he said it!

  4. Cuban Queen Crazy Chick
    Cuban Queen Crazy Chick says:

    What an awesome necklace, Atomic Toad!!

  5. CAS
    CAS says:

    Undeniably gorgeous!!!! And wonderfully “green” with the repurposed wire, cudos to your husband and son for their work. And SUPER-CUDOS to you for your artistic flair with it!

  6. Atomic Toad
    Atomic Toad says:

    Thank you all; I’m ridiculously happy with it. I’ve also made several pendants strung on cords with just one of the “atomic” components.

  7. Leslie W Mtn Chick
    Leslie W Mtn Chick says:

    Somehow I want to give you a nicer name than atomic toad, but I’ll mind my own business and just compliment you on your creativity. It’s amazing how great a new creation can feel to wear. I have one with vintaj components, larimer blue, and blue calsilica jasper. It compliments my dark hair and ruddy complexion and I feel so “natural” wearing it.

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    Dizzy Chick Lori Z says:

    Wow, now that’s creative! A fun, and funky necklace! I bet the single pendants look great too!

  9. celestialdesigns
    celestialdesigns says:

    Fabulous wire work. Very thoughtful design. LOVE COPPER!

  10. DJluvs2bead
    DJluvs2bead says:

    What a beautiful way to recycle!
    I love the use of the copper wire,what a great piece!

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