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Banana tree leaves necklace


About this design:

I created a color palette from my Banana tree leaves photo and decided to use the colors to design this necklace!

Components:

Amazonite Blk. Tourmaline Rondelle 14mm, Rainbow Obsidian Round 17mm, Light Green Garnet Puff Coin 30mm, Russian serpentine 8x7mm cube, Quartz, Jade discs, green aventurine, black obsidian, Peridot, Swarovski crystals, silk ribbon, metal clasp and wire!

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  1. Medieval Momma
    Medieval Momma says:

    Cool! How and where did you make the color palette? Somewhere on line or an app. for your phone? I want to play too!

  2. Medieval Momma
    Medieval Momma says:

    Oh yeah, your necklace is awesome!

  3. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Very cool!!

  4. Eeka Mouse
    Eeka Mouse says:

    Love your inspirational photo, and really like how you’ve interpreted it as a necklace!

  5. Crazy Chick Frida
    Crazy Chick Frida says:

    Awesome, earthy :D

  6. Asia
    Asia says:

    Fantastic colors, I have the same knitting ribbon, only used in a bracelet, but it stretches badly, did you give yours an treatment so it does not change the shape?

  7. Orchid Betty
    Orchid Betty says:

    Thanks Medieval Momma, I used Photoshop to create the color palette; here is a link to an easy video explaining how to do it:
    http://www.brandigirlblog.com/.....s0fYXHub0s

  8. Orchid Betty
    Orchid Betty says:

    Thanks Asia. it is a silk ribbon and I didn’t notice any stretches yet!

  9. Orchid Betty
    Orchid Betty says:

    Thanks Puppychick, Eeka and Frida I really appreciate your kind comment!

  10. Crazy Beader
    Crazy Beader says:

    Can’t decide which is more beautiful, the necklace or the photo ! And your photos of the necklace are just perfect, too. Fabulous use of color and materials – - -

  11. Orchid Betty
    Orchid Betty says:

    Thanks a lot Crazy Beader, I appreciate your comment very much!

  12. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Awesome…your necklace looks like you picked it off that tree. Perfect interpretation.

  13. Orchid Betty
    Orchid Betty says:

    Thank you Deb, I relay appreciate your comment!

  14. Medieval Momma
    Medieval Momma says:

    Thanks for the link it was very helpfull!

  15. Orchid Betty
    Orchid Betty says:

    You’re very welcome Medieval Momma

  16. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Love the tranquil quality of the banana tree photo and your color palette is excellent. Oh? The necklace?? It’s pretty great, too! :D

  17. Orchid Betty
    Orchid Betty says:

    Thank you Little Round Chick, I relay appreciate your comment!

  18. Peggy3
    Peggy3 says:

    So pretty. Love the mix of stones and fabric.

  19. Orchid Betty
    Orchid Betty says:

    Thanks Peggy, I relay appreciate your comment!

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