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Spring Rain - Dance In The Rain


About this design:

Made from the Spring Rain Necklace Kit. I did a little play on words and made my own "Spring(s)" for this design. This was so much fun!

Components:

Spring Rain Necklace Kit 1 Vintaj Arte Metal Waterlily Ribbon Slide 4 African Glass eartly rounds 4 Labradorite Faceted Rounds 6 Luster Blue Crystals 9 Vintaj Arte Metal Jump Rings 1 Vintaj Natural Brass Flower Petal Beadcap 4 Aquamarine Tumbled Nugget Drops 1 8mm Marine Blue Shell Pearl 1 12mm Marine Blue Shell Pearl 5 Czech Glass Muddy Spring Rondelle 2 Smokey Quartz Rounds Other - 1 Vintaj Fairy Petals Bead Cap Vintaj Patinas - verdigris, clay, Moss Agate, Vintaj Chain & Parawire, Gilders Paste - Black

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Read the comments (or add your own)

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    olive penguin says:

    I love it! Metal springs are one of my favorite things to create. :) Great colors and design elements. Great job!

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    JustImagine - Val says:

    Thanks Olive! I spent all day yesterday creating this….5 cups of coffee later, it was done. :)

  3. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Oh,this is just awesome. Day well spent Val! the details are wonderful.

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    J Wells says:

    This is stunning! I love the colors and all of the details; just beautiful!

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    JustImagine - Val says:

    Thanks Ladies! I hope Lima does a few more of these…challenging and fun all wrapped into one! :D

  6. Elis Mom
    Elis Mom says:

    Beautiful!

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    Violet D says:

    Absolutely stunning! The “springs” are a wonderful detail! I love the colors!

  8. Boston Lady
    Boston Lady says:

    What an exquisite design. I love it! The colors are awesome and you really did a great job. Thank you for sharing with us tonight.

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    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    Beautiful!

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    IFSpecs says:

    I love a design where you can tell someone put their heart into it. Absolutely Beautiful!

  11. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    Wow! This is a gorgeous design! :D

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    Vicky W says:

    Val,
    Love the necklace and the way you displayed it.

    Very creative.

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    Gidget K says:

    Love it Val! You are so creative! <3

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    A mann says:

    Absolutely gorgeous!

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    Maga N says:

    This is such a beautiful piece and so creative. I would love one just like it. And the photos to display it were very unique. Good luck, Val!

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    Cher B says:

    You had me at “Dancing in the Rain”! Yet another of your beautiful designs. You are amazing!

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    Poms Forever aka Donna says:

    BEAUTIFUL AND VERY CREATIVE DESIGN!

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    JustImagine - Val says:

    Thank you all so much!

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    R Grizzuto says:

    Very beautiful and creative. A one of a kind piece.

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    Connie Tomaszewski says:

    Awesome <3 It…

  21. Dragons Chicky
    Dragons Chicky says:

    Wow, this is spectacular!You are wonderfully creative! :)

  22. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    Fabulous piece!

  23. Vee aka Dream Chickie
    Vee aka Dream Chickie says:

    So pretty!! :D

  24. Eeka Mouse
    Eeka Mouse says:

    clever!

  25. L Norman
    L Norman says:

    Creative piece and beautifully displayed. This is one piece of many…I am sure of that! Best of luck to you Val!

  26. Farmchick -
    Farmchick - says:

    this is beautiful! I love it! Very creative!

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    JustImagine - Val says:

    Thank you all for the kind words :)

  28. Chicky Bear-Tara
    Chicky Bear-Tara says:

    This is a beautiful set! Love the patina!

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    JustImagine - Val says:

    Thanks Tara. I’ve become addicted to the Vintaj patina’s :)

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    Lindsey says:

    amazing :)

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    JustImagine - Val says:

    Thanks Lindsey!

  32. Mary Brady
    Mary Brady says:

    Love the colors. Love the presentation! Awesome.

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    JustImagine - Val says:

    Thank you Mary!! :)

  34. Stone Treasures
    Stone Treasures says:

    Love your work! Congrats on winning!

  35. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    Val, I thought sure I had already left a very positive comment on this gorgeous necklace of yours! Oops…. 8O

    Congrats on winning first prize in this creative and fun contest! Your design (and title!) are perfection! Love those springs! :D

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    JustImagine - Val says:

    Thank you so much! :D

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