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Simple Crystal Illusion


About this design:

This is a very simple design, yet it's one of my best-sellers! I think the fact that you can dress up or dress down with it and that it'll go with more than one outfit make it a favorite. :D

Components:

Swarovski crystal, sterling silver, Beadalon wire

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  1. Mommykat Bubbly Chick
    Mommykat Bubbly Chick says:

    Ohh, looks like the sparklies float! Nice, and pretty!

  2. Sali Jo GemsChica Chick
    Sali Jo GemsChica Chick says:

    Looks like a faerie necklace! So pretty!

  3. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Don’t you just love designing with exposed wire? It is so light and airy and has unlimited possibilities. Love it! :)

  4. Happy Chick aka Harriet
    Happy Chick aka Harriet says:

    Love these!!! Thanks for sharing! :D

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    RubberT aka Plucky Chick says:

    Elegant! Great for prom dresses or every day wear! Love the sparkle!

  6. Cotopaxi Chickie Sue
    Cotopaxi Chickie Sue says:

    I love making these – you are so right, they are light and airy! Great design, and lovely choice of crystals!

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    therainmaker says:

    Thanks everyone! Wire and crystal is a lot of fun to work with! :D

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    Deb D Grammy Chick says:

    This is a super design…I’ve never tried to make one, but I think I need to find out how to!!! Love these!! :D

  9. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    Yea looks like the beads are floating, very pretty.

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    therainmaker says:

    Thanks! Deb, it’s very simple to make, simply crimp the beads in place on the wire! :D I learned this technique from a book. :D

  11. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    These are beautiful, simple designs! I love working with crystals and wire, too! :D

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