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Yoshino Cherry Blossoms


About this design:

Blossoms. Spring. Femininity..

Components:

Toho seed beads 6/0. Miyuki Long Magatama. Silver plated findings. 20" long

Additional Images:



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  1. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    I love the delicate colors in this..very feminine. I also love those longer end cones you used on this one. Very pretty.

  2. Eeka Mouse
    Eeka Mouse says:

    Stunning!

  3. rootware
    rootware says:

    Love love the ‘ombre’ effect with the change in pink and size! What a beauty!

  4. Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked says:

    So soft and feminine…just beautiful!

  5. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    Love the softness of this piece! Beautifully done!

  6. Asia
    Asia says:

    Simply beautiful :D

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    JC Hamm says:

    Stunning piece.I went to class last night to learn this weave, but it will take a looong time(if ever) before I’ll ever beable to do the kind of artistry you do.

  8. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    Thank you, Deb! :) I like the long ones. Too bad I got only one set… Need to go to the store to find them.

  9. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    Thank you, Eeka:) Thank You Rootware, Fresh Baked, Maria, Asia :)

  10. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    JC, Thank you:) You may surprise yourself with the speed you will progress ;)

  11. KatsAllThat
    KatsAllThat says:

    Really gorgeous…I love all of these that you do.

  12. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    Thank You, Kats :) ))

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    Ann-a706 says:

    You always do such wonderful work, if I could do 1/4 of what you do I would be happy. Keep going.

  14. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    Thank You, Ann :) There is Russian website”Odnoklassniki” and there is “Planeta Masterov” Club ( Planet of Masters). You should see some of theirs works! To die for!!!

  15. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Gorgeous!

  16. Crazy Chick Frida
    Crazy Chick Frida says:

    Wonderful femenine :D

  17. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    Thank You Becky and Frida :) )

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