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Silky copper


About this design:

I made this copper pendant, and sat at my worktable for two months trying to figure out what to do with it. Found some sari silk ribbon and knew just what I wanted to do! Used copper large link chain to structure the piece, and wove the bright mandarin orange silk ribbon ( one of the close ups I tried to get the silk detail- really neat in person). Can't wait to put this over a turtle neck this fall!

Components:

Copper ,copper link, sari silk ribbon, copper beads, citrine nugget,swarovski crystal, handmade dichroic glass beads.

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    Mary S - Sweet Chick says:

    OOOhhhh….OOOOOOO……Aaaaahhhhh!
    Love every detail in this gorgeous piece of art!
    And your copper pendant is simplicity at it’s finest!

  2. Gemme Designs
    Gemme Designs says:

    This is a beauty, everything about it is totally inspired, great work! :D

  3. sweetjane
    sweetjane says:

    I absolutely love this!! A great inspiration for me!!

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    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    Beautiful!

  5. Retro By Design
    Retro By Design says:

    love your work. Definately will try it. Thanks for sharing!!!

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    Janet Miriam says:

    Wow! This is gorgeous, love the color of the silk with the pendant!

  7. Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked says:

    The addition of the silk sure gives your pendant piece visual interest with texture and a great pop of color. Love the woven chain effect too.

  8. Susannabeads
    Susannabeads says:

    Beads, metal and silk sari ribbon – a great mix. I love the copper rings and the bronze pendant, plus the orangey ribbon. The lime green beads give it an exta zing. I love it!

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