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Brighten up my heart!


About this design:

This one was made late last night when I had a sudden attraction to my yellow Jasper and Chinese Turquoise. Since valentines day is coming up I thought it appropriate to throw in some Celtic heart wire work.

Components:

Yellow jasper oval beads. Chinese Turquoise chips. 20 gauge Copper wire colored in gun metal. 1 mm leather cord

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

    My first thought when I saw this out of the corner of my eye was “that’s pretty.” Now I see on closer inspection just how much work when into it – such beautiful wire work. Beautiful piece!

  2. Beadling
    Beadling says:

    Gorgeous! The color combination is lovely and the wire work is fabulous. Really nice piece!

  3. Chicky Zee aka Alice
    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    Lovely and great wire work!

  4. perlym
    perlym says:

    Love how you wrapped the leather thru the hearts–straight to favorites

  5. Crazy Beader
    Crazy Beader says:

    Great design – - your hearts are stunning and the way you incorporated them with the leather is inspired !

  6. Beadaholic
    Beadaholic says:

    Great design, and the color combo is perfect!

  7. Charmed4Life aka Marysu
    Charmed4Life aka Marysu says:

    I love your design! I may have to play with something similar, it’s so well thought through!

  8. KatsAllThat
    KatsAllThat says:

    WOW, I love how you did those wire hearts and the pop of yellow from the jasper really catches your eye.

  9. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    Love the colors, especially with the gunmetal wire! Great design, you and Angela had the same idea. Wonder if it has anything to do with the approaching Valentines Day? :-)

  10. Asia
    Asia says:

    What a work, love the additon of leather :D

  11. SquirrelGirl aka Angela
    SquirrelGirl aka Angela says:

    Very pretty and great design. I love that you strung it on leather.

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