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Going Tribal Necklace


About this design:

I absolutely love tribal jewelry especially African so I decided to try my hand at doing some and this was one of the results. It is such a statement piece. It turned out better than I hoped.

Components:

African mudcloth batik beads, 20mm black coco saucer beads, Bali silver cone beads, Bali silver toggle, Bali silver spacers, copper spacers and the pendant piece was made by the Wodaabe tribe in Niger, Africa.

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  1. Asia
    Asia says:

    Love it :D

  2. B Jones
    B Jones says:

    This is a work of art, you should be very proud!

  3. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    Wow! Love the effect of the black coco saucer beads and that pendant is amazing!!

  4. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    This is gorgeous!

  5. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    This is just absolutely gorgeous!

  6. Sonali
    Sonali says:

    Amazing textural piece – what a creative concept.

  7. Elis Mom
    Elis Mom says:

    Love it!

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    Ed C says:

    Great combination of focal and your work. They go together os well they could have been made by one person

  9. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Fabulous!

  10. KatsAllThat
    KatsAllThat says:

    This is beautifully done…

  11. 2day
    2day says:

    Very unique. And I see the geometrics are the focal point.

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