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Pendants This Time


About this design:

Yesterday seemed like a good day to make pendants.
The two greenish stones are rhyolite. I've had them for ages.
The fan shaped piece is carnelian which I have also had for ages.
The multi-stone pendant is made from parts of two necklaces that were blah plus the addition of a rich wine colored fire polished bead that is the only new thing in the collection.
The copper disc is one I have had hanging around for a while. I had punched two holes in it but it didn't work with my design idea.
The filigree copper disc is from a pair of ear rings that lost one. I added the turquoise nugget to give it a little extra color.

Components:

rhyolite, carnelian, fire polished and lamp work glass, a pearl, copper, silver filled wire, silver plate chain, turquoise nugget

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  1. Laud
    Laud says:

    My favorite is the carnelian, and I LOVE the way you used the wire like a lightning bolt. I think copper and red are beautiful together. Rhyolite and copper’s a close second. All your pendants are pretty and striking.

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    Mary S - Sweet Chick says:

    AWWWWESOME!!! (She says in a high pitched voice!)
    I have more than one favorite in this bunch! Great work, Nancy!

  3. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    They are all fantastic. Especially the carnelian. But I also lve the earring one…great recycle.

  4. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Apparently I liked it so much I accidently set it as mu wallpaper om my phone. LOL

  5. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    Love the carnelian one the most, but they are all pretty. Love your wire work.

  6. foxhill designs vt
    foxhill designs vt says:

    These are all fabulous, but I LOVE the carnelian one!

  7. Asia
    Asia says:

    Nancy they are all fantastic, I can’t even pick the favorite one, gorgeous wire work :D

  8. Beadlady3 aka Cindy
    Beadlady3 aka Cindy says:

    I’m in love love love! Such beauties, every one!

  9. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Thanks everyone. I’ve been experimenting with the wire wrapped pendants trying to learn how to be more consistent. Seems like too often the wire gets away from me and does things I don’t want it to do.

    The fan shaped carnelian is from a strand of them I bought a long time ago. I didn’t stop to think about how to use such an unusual shape when I bought it. Oh well live and learn. :)

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