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About this design:

This is my second necklace using Sari Silk from LB....I had alot of fun making this one! I used the entire "hank" of silk in this. The metal beads were simply strung on the ribbon; all the rest of the beads were individually hand-stitched. Great project to do while watching TV! LOL

Components:

Indigo Sari silk from LB, assorted glass and metal 6/0 seedbeads, Czech glass teardrop beads, assorted crystal, glass and silverplated metal beads, Artistic 20g silverplated wire, handmade PC end cones, and silvertone toggle clasp.

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  1. pearlsandme aka Monica
    pearlsandme aka Monica says:

    Ooo! This is LOVELY! Would love to wear it, it would go so well with many things, and the color is just amazing!

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    senorbeader says:

    very nice senora,very colorful too

  3. DayLilly aka Del
    DayLilly aka Del says:

    Love this. Great design with silk.

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

    Great design and love the color – unique piece!

  5. S clifton
    S clifton says:

    I love the use of the Sari Silk I have a few pieces of it and wondered how best to use it. Great design.

  6. Blooming Ideas
    Blooming Ideas says:

    Gorgeous! You do amazing work!

  7. franny
    franny says:

    This is stunning!….has a wonderful ethnic yet contemporary look, love the indigo sari silk & your handmade cones….lovely detail…..how durable is the polyclay in this strategic position?

  8. Beading Hippie  Shawn
    Beading Hippie Shawn says:

    amazing! I have to admit, I never would have thought of hand-stiching beads on ribbon for jewelry. Thanks for broadening my horizons!

  9. SYD Sydney H
    SYD Sydney H says:

    I think it’s pretty; isn’t it what is called a scarf necklace? Be a nice winter necklace – with no cold chain.

  10. Beadaholic
    Beadaholic says:

    Thanks everyone! franny–polymer clay in this position–or just about any way used in jewelry making–is durable. I have never had any problems with it.

  11. Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked says:

    What a great, contemporary look! Would really dress up jeans and white shirt.

  12. Laud
    Laud says:

    Beautiful! You’ve inspired me to revisit my Sari silk.

  13. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    Great job with the Sari Silk! I just love the colors of it and the colors you complimented it with!

  14. ErinM31
    ErinM31 says:

    Lovely unique piece with great design, colors, and blend of elements! :D

  15. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    What a fabulous idea and gorgeous result! I’d love wearing this too!

  16. KatsAllThat
    KatsAllThat says:

    Love the colors, the mix..the everything!

  17. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Oh m goodness..I ditto what Franny wrote. I’d LOVE to wear this creation. How unique!

  18. Sonja J
    Sonja J says:

    Very unique and interesting to look it! I love everything about it-it turned out so elegant and lovely! Looks very versatile as well-keep it up! =^__^=

  19. Sylvia H
    Sylvia H says:

    Love this! The colors and all the intricate work are beautiful.

  20. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Ditto to all of the above comments. Great color, excellent design! :)

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