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Roses in the Window


About this design:

I used the stained glass bead mix to make wire wrapped links. they are combined with Vintaj fancy oval chain to make a multi-strand component. I used the Vintaj bohemian tear drops as a chain connector, and the focal is a vintaj brass round blank that I embossed using the nouveau roses embossing folder, Ranger alcohol inks, and the reliefing block, then finished with ice resin. the wire piece that frames it is vintaj parawire in 20 gauge and 24 guage, combined with more oval chain. the dangles at the bottom are more of the glass bead mix on vintaj headpins, and one brass canopy bead cap. This is a total digression from what I am used to doing, but I really enjoyed it, and I love how it came out

Components:

Vintaj brass oval fancy chain, Vintaj brass colored parawire, Vintaj natural brass blank, Vintaj headpins, Ice resin, Vintaj natural brass canopy bead cap, Vintaj boehemian tear drops, vintaj jump rings and lobster clasp, stained glass bead mix

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  1. whimsy girl
    whimsy girl says:

    I made some simple earrings that match the biggest dangle on the bottom of the focal piece. It was too hard to get them all in the pictures though.

  2. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Lovely design and beautiful wirework! I love how you framed the pendant in chain, too!!!

  3. Granny Nancy
    Granny Nancy says:

    What an exquisite Stained Glass Window Necklace and can only assume the earrings are just as beautiful. And yes wonderful wirework – I’m so envious of that talent. I LOVE it all!

  4. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    Your design and wirework are fantastic! The colors and placement are awesome, I’m sure the earrings are a perfect match. Gorgeous piece!

  5. Asia
    Asia says:

    Beautiful work :D

  6. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    How gorgeous! The design is so elegant,and has a very romantic Victorian look. You’re very creative,and I admire you skills..

  7. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Excellent design and definitely eye-catching! :)

  8. Chicky Zee aka Alice
    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    Beautiful!

  9. Batticat
    Batticat says:

    What a clever idea to frame with the chain. This is very fun and fairy tale like. I love it!

  10. SYD Sydney H
    SYD Sydney H says:

    Ditto NancyMC; it looks very English Royal-ish – like someting I’ve seen in pics of the King wearing a cape or ermine robe with something like this over it. You are TALENTED girl

  11. SYD Sydney H
    SYD Sydney H says:

    Someone going to a Rennasance (sp?) fair would love that

  12. Sonja J
    Sonja J says:

    Absolutely gorgeous! I love the vintage vibe to it, and using resin over an embossed piece is a novel idea! Keep up the lovely work! =^__^=

  13. SYD Sydney H
    SYD Sydney H says:

    I’m back – LOL; I can’t get oer the work and SKILL thast went into this. Especially that pendant.

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