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Denim Spirals


About this design:

Just had to find someplace to try Angela’s instructions for the Leaf Spirals ! Had started this necklace and decided to try the toggle as a side focal. Added the tagua nut to balance the design, and made two more Leaf Spirals for the earrings. (Would have used 20 Gauge wire for the toggle if I had any - - -). Finished length of the necklace is 23 ".

Components:

From Lima Beads: African Paper (denim, w/white) Rice 20x10-11mm. Czech Glass Montana Blue Round 3mm, Tagua Nut Cream Tube 20-30x5-8mm. From Other Sources: River Shell Heishi 8mm, Czech Glass Opaque Ivory Bicones 6mm, Gold-plated spiral rounds, Brass Wire 20 Gauge.

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  1. beadinggma
    beadinggma says:

    Your spirals are to die for, love the whole necklace.

  2. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    Wow! Your spirals came out great!! Love the whole design.

  3. Crazy Beader
    Crazy Beader says:

    Tried some spirals out of Artistic Twisted wire, too – - had some scraps, including a big spiral with some extra wire attached. Made “double” spirals both round and leaf-shaped. Think I might use them as charms one of these days – - -

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  4. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    Love the these two colors together, and your spirals are fantastic! Gorgeous set Paula!!

  5. Medieval Momma
    Medieval Momma says:

    Beautifully done!

  6. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Very nice!

  7. KatsAllThat
    KatsAllThat says:

    Well done!

  8. Asia
    Asia says:

    Great set and your wire work is perfect :D

  9. SquirrelGirl aka Angela
    SquirrelGirl aka Angela says:

    You did an awesome job on the clasp! But your necklace design is the true winner, I love it! The clasp you made just enhances your already beautiful piece. Your twisted wife ones are really cool too!

  10. Crazy Beader
    Crazy Beader says:

    Thanks for your comments everyone – - and particularly Angela who inspired this design !

  11. Beadaholic
    Beadaholic says:

    Lovely design, and your spirals are perfection!

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