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The Purple Lotus


About this design:

I thought the lotus flower would make a beautiful bracelet! I knew that I wanted to use the purples, blue and the ochre patinas, however I didn't even realize until I was uploading this and naming it, that the colors were incredibly close to the real thing! My husband said it must have been in the back of my mind somewhere! ;)

Components:

vintaj arte metal oval blank, vintaj patinas, various czech glass, various shell and rice pearls, various jumprings, handmade clasp, headpins

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  1. KatsAllThat
    KatsAllThat says:

    Beautiful colors…it almost looks like a paw print in the middle. Lovely.

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    Mary S - Sweet Chick says:

    Ha! Kat beat me to it! I saw a paw print too!
    A kitty in the lotus patch! :-D
    Another beautiful design, Jess! You’ve been busy!

  3. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    Another gorgeous design! You are on a creative roll! :D

  4. Asia
    Asia says:

    Another winner :)

  5. Miannda
    Miannda says:

    Gorgeous combination of purple and bright yellow!

  6. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Great design and I love the color! :)

  7. SweetBirchDesigns
    SweetBirchDesigns says:

    Thank you very much for the wonderful comments! :)

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    Janet Miriam says:

    gorgeous! the colors are to die for!

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    Adya D says:

    Beautiful! Color, beads, lotus flower, “paw print” and all!

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