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Spring Rain Necklace


About this design:

When I think of Spring Rain, I think of fluidity and movement. This necklace is longer than what I would usually consider. I had a difficult time photoshopping it...but here it is. The necklace makes a "tinkling" sound when I walk, just like rain on the windowsill.

Components:

This "contest" was personal for me...Getting me out of my comfort zone. I stink at wrapped loops, but wanted a design that would look best with them. I really made an attempt to use everything in the necklace kit, and I did, except for the African Glass Rounds. I have another idea for them. I added the Arte Medal chain. Oh yeah! Using the Vintaj Patinas was really fun!

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    olive penguin says:

    This is beautiful! Nicely done! My wrapped loops aren’t perfect either, yet I tell myself it adds ‘character.’ ;) I love your design.

  2. Elis Mom
    Elis Mom says:

    I think imperfect loops DO add character! Thank you so much!

  3. Cathy H Chocolate Chick
    Cathy H Chocolate Chick says:

    I love your design – it looks so pretty. You did a wonderful job with the patinas. :)

  4. Elis Mom
    Elis Mom says:

    Thank You! Applying the patinas was really fun! So much potential there!

  5. Rocky D
    Rocky D says:

    Love this design! The colors fit this piece perfectly.

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    JustImagine - Val says:

    I’m amazed at how much of the kit you used. Beautiful work!

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    N radon says:

    Such a beautiful design. You did a great job on this. I don’t do enough practice of wrapped loops. My wire seems to twist no matter how firmly I try to hold the pliers.

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    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    Lovely you a great job with this !

  9. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    What a beauty! ;)

  10. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Beautiful necklace! Love the color and perfection is so over rated. :D

  11. Elis Mom
    Elis Mom says:

    It IS, isn’t it?

  12. Poms Forever aka Donna
    Poms Forever aka Donna says:

    BEAUTIFUL! I LOVE THE NECKLACE AND THE COLOR! GREAT JOB!

  13. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    I love this!!

  14. Eeka Mouse
    Eeka Mouse says:

    pretty necklace! don’t agonize, wrapped loops get easier (and more even) with practice. (I find it easier if I hold the wire coming out of the bead horizontal, and wrap in a vertical circle.)

    —O

  15. L Hethcox
    L Hethcox says:

    I like this one. Thank you for showing it to us!

  16. Chicky Bear-Tara
    Chicky Bear-Tara says:

    Beautiful!

  17. Mary Brady
    Mary Brady says:

    So pretty. So much fun!

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