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Green Turquoise & Drops


About this design:

This was alot of work, but I am pleased with the end result. I love greenish turquoise, so I figured I might as well make some out of PC! And of course, I had to made some earfobs to match!

Components:

Handmade PC focal and earfobs, handmade PC beads, Czech teardrops, 6mm turquoise shell beads, Czech bronze leaf beads, 8mm bronze glass pearls, 6/0 Czech rootbeer seedbeads, antique gold chain, jump rings and lobsterclaw clasp and gold and bronze Artistic wire- 20gauge.

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  1. Granny Nancy
    Granny Nancy says:

    Yes that was a lot of work but the results are amazing. What a great set. I’m a turquoise blue and aqua girl as well as purples so I can appreciate what you’ve made.

  2. Beadaholic
    Beadaholic says:

    Thanks so much Nancy!

  3. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    So beautiful! I really like the focal with its swirly blue-green color. But all the little beads wire wrapped on the chain are what really makes this standout! Beautiful chain also.

    PS: I hadn’t heard the name “earfob” in ages!

  4. N Taylor
    N Taylor says:

    Wow. Fabulous. And I bet the weight isn’t bad either. When I design with the fuller woman in mind I go for the nice light weight materials. Not everyone is a size 4. Some great ideas here. Thank you for sharing.

  5. Beadaholic
    Beadaholic says:

    Thank you Deb and N Taylor!

  6. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Very cute!

  7. beadinggma
    beadinggma says:

    Wow, your skill with PC just keeps getting better.

  8. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    Wow! The turquoise focal is beautiful! I love how you paced it to the side with all the smaller wrapped beads in the center. I think they really draw the eye and give your turquoise focal more impact than it would have in the center. Wonderful piece!

  9. Chicky Zee aka Alice
    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    Beautiful!

  10. Blackcat Designs
    Blackcat Designs says:

    These are so amazing. I think I will have to try my hand at pc beads.

  11. Asia
    Asia says:

    I love what you did with PC and the design is beautiful :D

  12. SquirrelGirl aka Angela
    SquirrelGirl aka Angela says:

    Your clay pieces are gorgeous, and the design your created for them is so pretty. I love the colors too! :)

  13. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    Love all your clay pieces, and this is another fantastic set!

  14. Beadaholic
    Beadaholic says:

    Thank you Asia, Angela, Wanda and all…you made my day! Glad you like the set!

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