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A Very Symmetrical Design


About this design:

I had this marvelous idea... It bombed. Had another idea... it didn't work either. So there I was with 2 copper circle pieces in search of a new design.
I finally came up with another idea and it worked!

I had the gorgeous Czech beads and I wanted to combine them with the fabulous copper chain from LB. The necklace worked out fairly well but the ear rings? What a pain in the wazoo! Ear rings, simple ear rings, and they didn't want to be put together. I fussed with them made a couple of false starts and finally got somethings acceptable. I probably should have shelved them and saved my self a lot of frustration.

But the Czech beads are sooooo fabulous.....

Components:

copper wire, copper chain, Czech fire polished beads, tiny crystal beads and seed beads

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  1. Asia
    Asia says:

    You are right they are fantastic, so is the design :D

  2. Julie Shane
    Julie Shane says:

    I like the little earrrings. They have character! The necklace is just as FAB as your other pieces. I like a symmetrical piece for a change! ;) I also like how you alternate the pieces within the circles.

  3. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Thanks Asia.
    When I went back to buy the extra beads only 3 strings were left. I thought about buying all three but decided to leave one string for some other lucky beader. :D

  4. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Thanks Julie. Ear rings with character…. OK I can accept that but they may get taken apart so I can start out fresh. :D

  5. foxhill designs vt
    foxhill designs vt says:

    Fabulous design!

  6. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    This one is definitely my favorite. I love how the Czech beads are encircled…love the Czech beads!!

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    JC Hamm says:

    I love your design and the color of those czech beads are truly beautiful.

  8. beadinggma
    beadinggma says:

    Beautiful design. Czech beads are the best!

  9. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    One thing you could do to the earrings without gutting them is to slide one bead onto the fishhook in place of the little coil. I think they are fabulous as is, but I have done that trick on some of mine and it can really help sometimes. :) The necklace is superb!! DOn’t you dare touch that! :) !!!!

  10. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    Great design!

  11. Gemme Designs
    Gemme Designs says:

    Very nice design, I don’t know what your other ideas where but whatever it took to get to this was worth it! :D Luv the colors and the harmony of it all!!

  12. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Thanks everyone. This is a great way to start the day. :)

  13. Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked says:

    Absolutely gorgeous Czech beads and your necklace showcases them so well. Glad you persevered with the earrings too. Beauties!

  14. Jeannes Gems - Gem Chick
    Jeannes Gems - Gem Chick says:

    I love your mistakes!!!
    favorite colors!

  15. Crazy Chick Frida
    Crazy Chick Frida says:

    Gorgous design :D Love the earings too!

  16. KatsAllThat
    KatsAllThat says:

    WOW…LOVE!!!!!!!

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