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Leaves


About this design:

Lampwork by Jane Myrsky.

I saw something like this in Stringing. I'm not sure how I feel about it anymore, I've been thinking about taking it apart.

Components:

Lampwork, silver beads, HT silver, GS silver clasp, shell donuts, seed beads

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  1. Gemme Designs
    Gemme Designs says:

    I think this is awesome Gunilla!! My only comment would be that you could have more of these beautiful shell donuts with the leaves on the front of the necklace, but I sure wouldn’t take it apart!! Such a nice combo and the pendant is gorgeous :)

  2. Gemme Designs
    Gemme Designs says:

    Gunilla, does your pendant turn on its backside when you wear the necklace? I’m looking for a way to avoid that with mine :)

  3. Gunilla B
    Gunilla B says:

    Thank you Johanne! I’m not sure yet what I’ll do with it. I mostly wanted to show Jane’s bead. The pendant is wrapped with silver wire and bead caps quite snuggly and doesn’t turn that easily.

  4. Gemme Designs
    Gemme Designs says:

    Ok thanks, I will try that, mine is not so snug :)

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    D D Mystic Chick says:

    I like it as is …think it’s cool! unique! and has a nice balance to it… what would you want to change?

  6. FaeryGoth Chick
    FaeryGoth Chick says:

    I like it a lot, please do not change it! It looks so pretty :-)

  7. Gunilla B
    Gunilla B says:

    Thank you chickies! If I take it apart I will make something else entirly as this design is mostly copied.

  8. Wemai Coffee Chick
    Wemai Coffee Chick says:

    A very nice design, Gunilla! I’m looking for a nice way to use my Bird-clasp, maybe I will use it in a necklace like you!?

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    Faithful Chick aka Faith says:

    Gunilla this is very modern in style rather avante-garde. Is really a statement piece. I am sure you could find something nice to wear it with. I knew right away this was one of your pieces. Thank you for sharing. Beautiful.

  10. Gunilla B
    Gunilla B says:

    Thank you so much Wenche and Faith!

  11. Green Eyed Lady Chick
    Green Eyed Lady Chick says:

    OOOOH please do not take it apart it’s gorgeous and has all my favorites in it!!!

  12. Gunilla B
    Gunilla B says:

    Thank you Beth! I haven’t made up my mind yet.

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    Orchid Betty says:

    This is really a unique and beautiful piece, wonderful design! Please don’t take it apart!

  14. Gunilla B
    Gunilla B says:

    Thank you Betty!

  15. grama rose aka stormy
    grama rose aka stormy says:

    Really really pretty i love it the way it is!!! beautiful pendant!

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    Judith Ann Boyer says:

    This is so adorable!! Love it…:)

  17. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    There are so many things I love about this necklace! The colors are beautiful. I love the texture the silver leaves and shell donuts provide. The pendant is exquisite. I think it is absolutely gorgeous!

  18. karen blasdel
    karen blasdel says:

    Very lovely design!!

  19. Gunilla B
    Gunilla B says:

    Thank you everyone and happy Mother’s Day!

  20. Jewelry by Shannon
    Jewelry by Shannon says:

    I really like this one too … what is it you don’t like about it?

    I could picture the green seed beads part being folded in half so it’s double the thickness giving you room to add more beads somewhere to balance the rest of it, so I was wondering what it was that was making you think about a redo. I like it the way it is though. SLS

  21. Gunilla B
    Gunilla B says:

    Thank you Shannon! I guess what’s bothering me is that the design is more or less borrowed.

  22. KittyMom Linda
    KittyMom Linda says:

    Borrowed or not, this is fabulous! I love it and wouldn’t take it apart, but if you will never wear it because of that, disassemble to your heart’s content!!!

  23. grama rose aka stormy
    grama rose aka stormy says:

    I think magazines and such are there for us to get ideas as long as you change it up alittle I think your fine …..besides that I’m sure your pendant is different….:)

  24. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    This is sure neat, and love the little leaves you tucked in..

  25. Pam E aka funky tulip
    Pam E aka funky tulip says:

    I agree — keep it as is. Think of the design as “inspired”, not borrowed. We all get our ideas somewhere — you just know where! and the colors are gorgeous together

  26. Gunilla B
    Gunilla B says:

    Thank you everyone! I’ll have to think about it some more before I decide what I’ll do.

  27. Deborah C Dallas
    Deborah C Dallas says:

    I WOULD NOT TAKE THIS APART!

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