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Unakite Delight


About this design:

I don't know if I like this. What do you think? It's kind of heavy. Eh?

Components:

Unakite donut & rounds, Dk peach seed beads, Green luster seed beads, silver findings



Read the comments (or add your own)

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    Beadaholic1 says:

    Actually, I like it! I think the small beads of the necklace make the focal really stand out. I’m a fan of unakite.

  2. gembeans
    gembeans says:

    I really like this. The added seed beads are just the right touch!

  3. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    I don’t see that as heavy at all. Its a very nice design. Love the color.

  4. Laud
    Laud says:

    Unakite is a bold stone, and donuts always make a strong statement, so don’t think you’ve made too heavy of a piece–the materials are dramatic. I agree that the fine strands of beads add lightness, and what an interesting bail!

  5. Asia
    Asia says:

    I like the use of seed beads, it makes the substantial focal more balanced :D

  6. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    I like this too and I’m not a fan of donuts. The small rounds really set off the focal and I love the bail!

  7. JenniferLynn
    JenniferLynn says:

    Aww, ya’ll are so sweet! Thanks

  8. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    I think it’s lovely,especially for summer. Unakite is a stone you don’t see very often,and it’s very pretty. I like the seed beads,and think they’re a nice compliment to the stones

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    Ed C says:

    I like Unakite and I like the three strands of seed beads. I am wondering though how it hangs when your wearing it. Do the four strands hang in a particular order? Are all the strands the same length?

  10. JenniferLynn
    JenniferLynn says:

    The donut is strung on the green seed bead strand and hangs slightly lower than the rest, since it’s heavier.

  11. michellehudson
    michellehudson says:

    Personally, I would remove the seed beed strands and leave it at a single strand necklace. Just my personal taste.

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