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Granny Smith Apples with Blueberries


About this design:

I have fallen in love with Czech glass table cut oval beads which I purchased from Lima Beads. I made a necklace for myself from the blue ones and got so many compliments that I decided to create a piece with another color, in this case, apple green. I used five of the green ovals and highlighted them with navy blue seaglass. I found some tiny pewter square frame beads and put one navy Swarovski crystal in each one. I was pleased with the results.

Components:

apple green table cut oval beads, navy blue sea glass, pewter square bead frames, Swarovski crystals, silver plated accent beads, toggle clasp

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  1. Beadaholic
    Beadaholic says:

    Great color combo, and the crystals add just enough sparkle!

  2. DayLilly aka Del
    DayLilly aka Del says:

    Very pretty. I love those beads.

  3. Beadlady3 aka Cindy
    Beadlady3 aka Cindy says:

    Lime & navy are very interesting together, I really like it! Haven’t been drawn to those beads before, but your design makes me see them a little differently! :)

  4. Granny Nancy
    Granny Nancy says:

    I love this color combo in particular but the whole necklace is gorgeous.

  5. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Lovely piece! I especially like how you used the squares. :)

  6. Sylvia H
    Sylvia H says:

    Thanks for all your comments. Lime and navy is one of my favorite color combos. Look so good with summer white.

  7. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    The apple green is stunning next to the navy blue beads! I love how you used the square beads here!

  8. SYD Sydney H
    SYD Sydney H says:

    You really know how to put beads and things together; what a beautiful job you did

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

    I love those beads, too – a beautiful piece.

  10. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    Love the contrast of the different shapes. The color combo is stunning!

  11. Chicky Zee aka Alice
    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    Beautiful piece!

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