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Dove


About this design:

I fell in love with this sweet ceramic Dove. I didn't like the plain metal hanger, so I wrapped it and added a few swirls... to match His swirls!
Lots of mushroom buttons: shiny and matte multi-colored Celsian plus shiny and matte crystal Celsian. I love love love the mix of colors and texture.

Components:

Ceramic Dove pendant. Glass mushroom button beads. Vintaj Pinapple beads=LB. Vintaj peanut cable chain=LB.

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  1. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    So cute…I love the little bird and the button beads.

  2. Asia
    Asia says:

    Love this bird, looked at the beads too, but I have quite a collection of Unicorne teardrops so I passed them, I like that you mixed different finishes :D

  3. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    Awesome combo of beads, Julie. Very versatile set :)

  4. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    Love your beautiful dove and your combo of beads are so nice together.

  5. Laud
    Laud says:

    Love the bubbly, light feel of this, as though the bird could truly fly away. Good one!

  6. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    They look like a string of onions. :) Lovely, Julie! You have just been cranking these out! :)

  7. Elis Mom
    Elis Mom says:

    Love this one, Julie! The pendant is too cute, and the whole piece is just wonderful and full of whimsey.

  8. KatsAllThat
    KatsAllThat says:

    This is so pretty…I love your dove…

  9. Crazy Beader
    Crazy Beader says:

    Another great find to inspire a set, Julie ! The dove is so much better with the swirled connectors, and I love what you have done with the mix of bead colors and finishes to showcase the dove.

  10. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    Julie, this set is so pretty! Love that dove!!

  11. Medieval Momma
    Medieval Momma says:

    All the components go so well together, this is just lovely!

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