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Hootie Hoo

About this design:

My father-in-law gets loads of vintage jewelry from estate sells, so sometimes I get some pretty neat stuff! He gave me this owl pendant a few years ago and prior to this I only wore it on a gold chain! After I saw Val's(JustImagine) owl piece, Symmetry is for the Birds, it inspired me to finally do something with my owl pendant! Thank you for the wonderful inspiration!


Various gemstone beads, various czech glass, beads, owl focal, 24 gauge bronze, copper and silver wire, 4mm antiqued copper jump rings, antiqued copper s-clasp, leaf charm

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    Mary S - Sweet Chick says:

    LOVE it!!!

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    D Ballheim says:

    This is adorable. I usually don’t like whimsical designs, but this one is so bright and unique.

  3. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    OMG! This is absolutely awesome!! Love the owl! :D

  4. Mahala93 RockChick
    Mahala93 RockChick says:

    so all the colors1

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    Lee D says:

    That pendant is so cute! And I love how you used the rainbow of colors!

  6. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Too-whoo, Too-whoo cool! (whoo) :)

  7. Sonali
    Sonali says:

    So cute! Love the owl and the bead and color choice in the necklace.

  8. SweetBirchDesigns
    SweetBirchDesigns says:

    Thank you-whoo sooo very much chickies! :)

  9. Elis Mom
    Elis Mom says:

    Such a cute design, Jess! Congrats on being a featured project!

  10. SweetBirchDesigns
    SweetBirchDesigns says:

    Thanks sooo much Susie! I didn’t even see that until after I read your comment!

  11. Asia
    Asia says:

    Love the owl,colors and congrats :)

  12. SweetBirchDesigns
    SweetBirchDesigns says:

    Thanks a bunch Asia!

  13. Nata S
    Nata S says:

    Very harmonious flow. An eye-catcher and a pleaser. Love it!

  14. Jewelry by Shannon
    Jewelry by Shannon says:

    I love this piece … had to come back and look at it a few times. The colors are amazing, fun and refreshing! :-) SLS

  15. Beadlady3 aka Cindy
    Beadlady3 aka Cindy says:

    Beautiful & colorful! Ditto all the above! :)

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    N radon says:

    Just saw this necklace. I love the wonderful colors and arrangement of it. Not to mention the cutie owl! So great that your father-in-law is interested in estate sales. I love vintage pieces and old glass beads I have been fortunate to find at some sales.

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