Shop the Thanksgiving Circular + 15% Off through Saturday 11/28... and choose a FREE gift with your order!
The Design Gallery

Follow along with step-by-step beading projects and share your designs with beaders around the world—it’s quick & easy!


Mod Squad Necklace

About this design:

I have a ton of Lucite to go through, so I put this necklace together. I was going to list it on the Etsy shop, but, I'm not so sure....


Vintage Lucite hoops and drops, Amythist cubes, Swarovski crystals, nylon fiber chain, brass lobster clasp.

Additional Images:

Read the comments (or add your own)

  1. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Very cool! Linc ‘n Julie think so, too, but why can’t I remember the 3rd one?? :)

  2. Laud
    Laud says:

    Love the purple, teal and brass!

  3. Laud
    Laud says:

    Oops. Forgot to say that the crystal is wonderful, too. Really adds to the color scheme.

  4. Julie Shane
    Julie Shane says:

    This is GROOVY!!! ;)
    I was thinking Mark or Mike. I just Googled it and the third member of Mod Squad was Pete.

    I say to list it. There are lots of people who are into the vintage feel. This is perfect for a summer sundress.

  5. Julie Shane
    Julie Shane says:

    Or what about a navy turtleneck. That would be so appropriate for Mod Squad.

  6. Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked says:

    Big and bold in design and colors! Love it!

  7. Asia
    Asia says:

    I repeat after Julie, GROOVY, I’m trying to figure out how you connected the rings, you definitely should list that :D

  8. Elis Mom
    Elis Mom says:

    Thanks, Ladies! Asia, i made a wrapped loop with the amy cubes, and used a jumpring to connect the hoop. Then strung them all on beading wire, which I attched to the chain with jump rings.
    I’m thinking I may take out the bit of chain above the hoops to make a more smooth transition. Need to sleep on it…

  9. foxhill designs vt
    foxhill designs vt says:

    Bold and fun design!

  10. No Photo
    DbnRose says:

    Beautiful, Love the colors.

  11. Crazy Chick Frida
    Crazy Chick Frida says:

    Susie, I also think this is groovy and very cool! Just a thought though, how do it hang on a real person? Thinking of the chain. That said, I do love this look and think it so in time, so you should def. list it, my friend :D

  12. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Far-Out! Outta Sight!! Neato!! Right On!!

    Def be decked out wearing this.

  13. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    Wow! What a great piece! Bold and beautiful!!

  14. gembeans
    gembeans says:

    Lovin’ this!

  15. Elis Mom
    Elis Mom says:

    Thanks, Ladies!

    Frida, the whole necklace is very lightwieght. It hangs nicely on a an average size person, but not so well on someone who is a bit “heavier”.

    A friend gave me a big bag of her castoffs. Some is junk, but some can be McGyvered. In with the junk is a nice long piece of vintage brass chain. I just might redo this necklace with the vintage chain rather than the nylon.

  16. Crazy Chick Frida
    Crazy Chick Frida says:

    I think it’s soo cool!! Lucite and all :D Isn’t interesting how different a necklace can be on different peresons. It can be a pain though when it wont hang as one want it to.

Add your thoughts!

  1. No Photo
    YOU say:

    Sign up for a Lima account to comment—it's quick and free!

    Already have an account? Just log in.