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About this design:

Hello all! Just got my 4th order from LB today and immediately sat down and created this spring-y neckalce. I really like the asymmetry of it, and I think the rainbow lace i wove through the large link gold chain looks pretty neat, but I'm not sure if the entire piece with all it's elements look good together? I like the way the lucite bellflowers came out in the cluster, but I don't know, I feel like the whole thing isn't quite right? Am I crazy and just too critical of myself, or is there something I should change I make this piece better? Let me know what you all think :)

Components:

Czech glass squares and coins from eBay, lucite flowers, glass bellflowers, amazonite mini disks and rainbow silk from LB, textured copper links, gold chain, seed beads and findings from my own stash.

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  1. Crazy Beader
    Crazy Beader says:

    Think you’ve achieved a truly “boho” feel here, Jet – - especially like how everything “hangs” from the focal.

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    M Peters says:

    Cool – love the originality!! (I’m new to this – what does LB mean?)

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    M Peters says:

    Ignore last post – can you say duh?

  4. Medieval Momma
    Medieval Momma says:

    Nothing wrong that I can see. In fact I like it very much!

  5. Beadlady3 aka Cindy
    Beadlady3 aka Cindy says:

    Very boho chic if you ask me! Good balance, texture, funky fun! LOL

  6. DayLilly aka Del
    DayLilly aka Del says:

    Very pretty and delicate.

  7. Jet
    Jet says:

    Thanks you all so much! I am starting to feel a little more confident about this piece now. I think I need a little boost in confidence every once in a while. All the lovely comments really help me feel like my jewelry is “good enough” : )it’s hard to feel proud when compared to a lot of the ridulousky talented designers out there! You guys are the best!!

  8. SYD Sydney H
    SYD Sydney H says:

    I love this; it’s my style; colors are perfect; yep – you’re too critical of yourself

  9. Sylvia H
    Sylvia H says:

    Love your design. You took a walk on the wild side with this one. Great job.

  10. Asia
    Asia says:

    Fantastic, it has the spring feel, I like it :D

  11. Michelle
    Michelle says:

    This is beautiful Jet, I agree with you, I love the asymmetry of it as well, it really is lovely to look at and you notice different things in it every time you look at it ~ even more delightful!

  12. Jet
    Jet says:

    Thank you Michelle! That was such a lovely comment, the best one ive ever received on any of my pieces! And thank you Asia, Sylvia and Syd too! You guys are so sweet I love posting my jewelry on LB! It gives me so much more confidence!
    : ) it’s wonderful.

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