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  • SquirrelGirl aka Angela
    SquirrelGirl aka Angela on “Earthy Mix”:
    “Love this, and your pendent is outstanding!…” read »

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    S KatollakaSue on “Owl's Nest”:
    “It's a really beautiful piece. Love the colors and components, and am severely envious of your…” read »

  • Medieval Momma
    Medieval Momma on “Owl's Nest”:
    “I love that owl bar too! The beads you put with it are perfect!…” read »

  • Beadaholic1
    Beadaholic1 on “Owl's Nest”:
    “Thanks kye! I found a site that sells Mag-Lok clasps for 1.99 and they…” read »

  • kye
    kye on “Owl's Nest”:
    “Vintaj sells a natural brass magnet clasp I use a lot. It's really strong and matches…” read »

  • Annabel
    Annabel on “Owl's Nest”:
    “Gorgeous. Love the colours and the focal.. How can you go wrong with owls…” read »

  • Beadaholic1
    Beadaholic1 on “Owl's Nest”:
    “Thanks everyone! Kye and Moogie.....helpful tips are always appreciated.…” read »

  • kye
    kye on “Owl's Nest”:
    “I can see why you fell in love with that owl bar. It is so neat.…” read »

  • Moogie
    Moogie on “Owl's Nest”:
    “I love the colors of the beads & how well they go with the bar &…” read »

  • Maggies Mom
    Maggies Mom on “Owl's Nest”:
    “Ditto! and a Fave!…” read »

  • Deb Harding
    Deb Harding on “Owl's Nest”:
    “So cute. Beads are also pefect compliment to the bar. I love your chain and jump…” read »

  • Sophiebug
    Sophiebug on “Owl's Nest”:
    “This is so cute! Love the colors!…” read »

  • dolllady aka Pam
    dolllady aka Pam on “Owl's Nest”:
    “Absolutely, positively stunning!! You have found the perfect beads to go with the darling bracelet…” read »

  • Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked on “All wrapped up...”:
    “Thanks, again! I am in total agreement about Rena over at Jewelry Making Journal...lots of…” read »

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    Kerrycasey1956 on “Paint Drops”:
    “Will you be getting any more of the multi color teardrop chain in? I would love to…” read »

  • Sophiebug
    Sophiebug on “All wrapped up...”:
    “I bow to your superior skills with wire! This is stunning, just so unique! Lots to…” read »

  • Sophiebug
    Sophiebug on “Celestial Connection”:
    “This has an "other-worldly" look. The colors and balance are perfect. And the focal! Really beautiful.…” read »

  • Sophiebug
    Sophiebug on “Earthy Mix”:
    “The pendant is drop dead gorgeous! The whole piece is lovely and the clasp! Very nice!…” read »

  • Sophiebug
    Sophiebug on “Bronze Beauty”:
    “This is stunning! I love the colors and I, too, am a huge fan of bronze.…” read »

  • Moogie
    Moogie on “Bronze Beauty”:
    “Awww, thanks everyone. You're the best! Got the little bells from Lima! They ARE cute! And…” read »

  • Moogie
    Moogie on “All wrapped up...”:
    “Hey Lynda, I know I wrote a comment but I don't see it here... So, I love…” read »

  • Medieval Momma
    Medieval Momma on “Bronze Beauty”:
    “Wow! This is so amazing! I never would have thought of putting all this together but…” read »

  • Medieval Momma
    Medieval Momma on “Earthy Mix”:
    “The beads look fabulous with your pendent! I know how difficult it can be to take…” read »

  • C Ferguson aka Annie
    C Ferguson aka Annie on “Earthy Mix”:
    “Gorgeous pendant - what a wonderful job you have made with it. The filigree echoes…” read »

  • C Ferguson aka Annie
    C Ferguson aka Annie on “Bronze Beauty”:
    “Just gorgeous Moogie. Such a rich looking set. There is so much to look…” read »

  • Snnje B
    Snnje B on “Bronze Beauty”:
    “Love it!…” read »

  • kye
    kye on “Bronze Beauty”:
    “Oops!!! I meant to say bronze.…” read »

  • kye
    kye on “Bronze Beauty”:
    “Beautiful set!I agree with Fresh Baked- I keep looking at the necklace and find something new…” read »

  • kye
    kye on “Earthy Mix”:
    “This is sooo beautiful! Love how the filigree compliments the detail in the pendant.…” read »

  • Annabel
    Annabel on “Earthy Mix”:
    “Love that pendant! Very pretty.…” read »

  • Beadaholic1
    Beadaholic1 on “Earthy Mix”:
    “Thanks so much everyone!…” read »

  • Moogie
    Moogie on “Earthy Mix”:
    “Oh you are so good with polymer clay! Did you play with Playdoh alot as a…” read »

  • beadinggma
    beadinggma on “Earthy Mix”:
    “Your work keeps getting more beautiful!!! The pendant is gorgeous and you have a knack…” read »

  • Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked on “Bronze Beauty”:
    “Such a rich mix of metal and beads...especially on the layered necklace. Every inch has something…” read »

  • Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked on “Earthy Mix”:
    “The pendent is beautiful! Looking forward to seeing more of your PC work.…” read »

  • Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked on “Celestial Connection”:
    “Fun and edgy set of jewelry...Love the iridescent colors!…” read »

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    S KatollakaSue on “Bronze Beauty”:
    “A beautiful, simply elegant set where every element speaks affectionately with every other one. I'd wear…” read »

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    S KatollakaSue on “Earthy Mix”:
    “Pendant, gorgeous. Beads, also. What really catches my attention is the clasp arrangement! It's really pretty…” read »

  • Deb Harding
    Deb Harding on “Earthy Mix”:
    “Absolutely beautiful! This caught my eye as soon as I opened the page. I love your…” read »

  • dolllady aka Pam
    dolllady aka Pam on “Earthy Mix”:
    “I love the pendant! The beads enhance it so well, also. The colors are…” read »

Christmas Stars


About this design:

Last Christmas present. (Whew) Another example of my bargain shopping. Ruby crystals are from LB's special buys, so sparkly. Glass pearls were a clearance came with bead caps. Chain is from my stash. Stars are Swarovski Crystal elements bought at Big Lots. Clasp is Swarovski Crystal elements purchased at Big Lots. Only thing full price was sterling silver beads.

Components:

Ruby Crystal Rondelles. Large white glass pearls. Small white glass pearls. Silver bead caps. Sterling silver beads. Silver oval connector. Swarovski Crystal elements stars. Swarovski Crystal elements clasp. Chain.

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Read the comments (or add your own)

  1. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    I will take better photos in the morning.

  2. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    Delicately beautiful! Someone is going to be very happy with this present!

  3. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    I agree with Maria — this is so beautiful & delicate! Love the design, too! :D

  4. Peggy3
    Peggy3 says:

    very nice. you’ve been busy :)

  5. Medieval Momma
    Medieval Momma says:

    This is sweet!

  6. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Thank you Maria, Peggy, Mediieval Momma, and Lynn. Havemt seen you lately Lynn.

    MERRY CHRISTMAS EVERYONE!!!!

  7. Asia
    Asia says:

    This is another beautiful work, great bargain shopping too :D

  8. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Thank you Asia.

  9. Valley Girl
    Valley Girl says:

    What a great gift. Very lovely.

  10. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Thank you Valley Girl. Have a Merry Christmas.

  11. Laud
    Laud says:

    Merry Christmas to you. I love the little stars, and red, crystal, pearls–all good!

  12. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Thank you Laud. Merry Christmas.

  13. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    So pretty!!! You’re right about the sparkle.
    I’m loving the stars,and the little splashes of ruby. Nice work!

  14. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Thank you Nancy. I’m giving this to my sister-in-law’s mother who loves swarovski crystals. So I’m hoping she lokes it.

  15. Miannda
    Miannda says:

    Very fun and delicate!

  16. Elis Mom
    Elis Mom says:

    I am sure she will love it. It’s lovely with the pearls and crystals.

  17. Frida
    Frida says:

    Very pretty :D

  18. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Thank you Miannda, Susie and Frida.

    She did love it.

  19. Elis Mom
    Elis Mom says:

    Was there ever any doubt?

  20. Retro By Design
    Retro By Design says:

    Beautiful money saving necklace.,,,

  21. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Actually Susie there was some doubt. She’s not an easy to please or get along with woman. So I had some anxiety. :/

  22. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Oops forgot to.say thank you Retro by Design.

  23. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Beautiful! I wish I had your canny shopping sense AND your design sense!! :)

  24. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Thank you Becky. I’ve seen your picks Becky and your designs. You have plenty of design sense. As far as.shopping sense. What can I say….I’m always looking for deals and buying things for future use. I also look in unexpected places. Its just part of my nature.

  25. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    You, my friend, are a SHOPPER! Great design! Love it! :D

  26. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Thank you Nancy. (right)

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