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In The Garden of Olives


About this design:

I like all the components of this piece, but I will probably re-work it. I need a bail for the pendant I think, or maybe I just need to re-arrange some things.

Components:

Antique brass chain and toggle clasp, flexible wire, 10mm olivine acrylic beads, jet beads, amethyst crystal beads, antique gold fancy metal beads, and mixed bead and antique gold metal pendant.

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  1. Lois D
    Lois D says:

    Your pendant is gorgeous. I love how the stones are framed within. It reminds me of either stained glass or mosaic. Love your design! I’m certainly no designing ‘pro’ – just a beginner – but, I think the simple jump ring from the pendant to the chain allows the pendant to be the focal point.

  2. Lois D
    Lois D says:

    Ooops, trigger finger; didn’t mean to post that fast. Wanted to add (fwiw) that your chain above the pendant compliments the framed stones :)

  3. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    You complimented your pendant well with the bead choices. Pretty!

  4. Beadaholic
    Beadaholic says:

    Thanks so much ladies–I always appreciate the input.

  5. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    Darling piece :)

  6. Granny Nancy
    Granny Nancy says:

    I like your choices for the pendant. Its all very beautiful.

  7. chicky zee
    chicky zee says:

    LOvely !

  8. beadinggma
    beadinggma says:

    Beautiful pendant and chain goes well with design. What kind of metal is it?

  9. Beadaholic
    Beadaholic says:

    Beadinggma: the metal in this piece is antique gold color. I got the pendant on sale and believe me…it was a steal!

  10. Beadaholic
    Beadaholic says:

    P.S.–its so hard to tell in the pics what color the stones in the pendant are–they are amethyst, olivine, jet and also a pearl.

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    Ann-a706 says:

    The non-traditional look is stunning.

  12. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Great Pendant! Love it!

    If you aren’t sure about the design, put it away for a week and don’t look at it. When you look at it again you’ll have a better idea if the design pleases you or needs some changes. :)

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