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Cherry Tree


About this design:

Another entry for the February ABS Challenge. I was thrilled that this challenge came along because I had been struggling with what to do with this very substantial pendant (2 inches in diameter!).

I picked beads that pulled both from the burgundy and peachy tones of the pendant for a mix that is soft but not too girly.

This is the first time I've really done multiple wrapped loops on my links, so I'm really pleased with how well they turned out.

Components:

Ceramic pendant by Nancy Schindler of Round Rabbit, Glass pearls, Czech glass, Unknown semi-precious gemstones (from a mixed strand), Vintaj chain and findings



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  1. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Wow! I love this one also. Beautiful colors.

  2. Julie Shane
    Julie Shane says:

    SO pretty! I like the burgundy on one side and the peach on the other. It’s asymmetrical, but also balanced.

  3. KatsAllThat
    KatsAllThat says:

    This is really pretty!

  4. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    Very pretty!

  5. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Lovely!

  6. foxhill designs vt
    foxhill designs vt says:

    Gorgeous!

  7. Chickie Nonnie T
    Chickie Nonnie T says:

    Beautiful!

  8. Sarajo W
    Sarajo W says:

    Thanks so much everyone!

  9. Crazy Chick Frida
    Crazy Chick Frida says:

    Beautiful!!

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    DbnRose says:

    Eye catching.

  11. beadinggma
    beadinggma says:

    Beautiful design. As a newcomer what is the February ABS challenge??

  12. Beadaholic
    Beadaholic says:

    ABS means art bead scene….I think!

  13. Sarajo W
    Sarajo W says:

    Beadingma, ABS is short for Art Bead Scene…it’s a great blog. They do a design challenge every month based on a piece of artwork. You can check it out here: http://artbeadscene.blogspot.com/

  14. Asia
    Asia says:

    Beautiful and good luck :D

  15. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    OMG I just love the pendant, great job :)

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