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About this design:

This piece corresponds with my Pick of the same name. Wow, this piece took a lot of work! I handmade the links and connector piece using Vintaj Artisan Copper wire in 16 Gauge,hammered and textured them, then wrapped them with 24 Gauge of the same. The lampwork beads were bought from a Self Representing Artist on eBay by the name of 5346hollie. I used the garden gate clasp from my Practice Clasps, and the rest just unfolded! Pardon my pictures, I'm tired and just got off of work. =^__^=

Components:

Amazonite Rounds, Aventurine Shard Beads, Green/Blue Faceted Crystal Pendant, Swarovski Crystals from the Seabreeze Mix, Vintaj Artisan Copper Leaf Charm and Parawire in 16 and 24 Gauge, Lots of Solid Copper mother-and-child chain, Solid Copper UFO beads, Solid Copper Etched BeadCaps, Solid Copper oval JumpRings, Headpins and Eyepins, Artisan Lampwork beads

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  1. Ginger Gem Crafts Kerry
    Ginger Gem Crafts Kerry says:

    Ooh Sonja, it’s beautiful! It looks awesome on too. I love wearable jewelry. There is a lot of elaborate stuff out there, but you cant really wear it on an every day basis. This you could wear to dress up anything. Great work :)

  2. A Little Pizzaz aka Judy
    A Little Pizzaz aka Judy says:

    Delicate and beautiful – great wire work!

  3. Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked says:

    Congratulations on a beautiful design! I’m sure you’ll get loads of compliments.

  4. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    Wonderful wire work and colors! Love the the long dangles hanging from the larger ring!

  5. Sonja J
    Sonja J says:

    Thank you, everyone! I keep trying to take better photos of it, but I need better light outside tomorrow for any chance at that. As always, I feel so encouraged by everyone here-makes me want to make more and more! =^__^= Thanks for always helping motivate me!

  6. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    Ooooo! I think this is my favorite piece of yours so far! Love the colors and the handmade links.

  7. Chicky Zee aka Alice
    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    Adorable!

  8. Laud
    Laud says:

    I can see how much work went into this, and yet, it still has a light feel. Great job!

  9. Asia
    Asia says:

    Your work paid off, beautiful piece :D

  10. SYD Sydney H
    SYD Sydney H says:

    Have to disagree with Sonia; I’D wear it on an everyday basis!!! I love it

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