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Royal Scarab

About this design:

Technique from a bracelet I saw in a magazine (the 3-wire stringing). The bug got wrapped because he looked too plain.


Seed beads, bugle beads, brass, carnelian

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  1. jewel  in NP
    jewel in NP says:

    I do not know you but you rock,
    I love everything you have posted, your wire work is awesome. keep on posting

  2. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    This is divine! Love the way you wrapped the bug! Wow! You posted some exquisite designs. 8O This is probably my favorite of the bunch. Although they are all breathtaking!

  3. Elaine aka Belly Chick
    Elaine aka Belly Chick says:

    I slammed this one straight into my faves!! Love it!! :-D

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    Mary - Sweet Chick says:

    That little bug has always fascinated me but I never had a clue how to use it.
    THIS is perfect! :-D I love how you created this and the colors are great!

  5. Dora H
    Dora H says:

    how precious …

  6. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    What a fab necklace design — love how you’ve decorated the scarab beetle! :D Great earrings, too! :D

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    Orchid Betty says:

    Wow, love the way you wrapped the scarab, beautiful design!

  8. Chicky Suz aka Susan Z
    Chicky Suz aka Susan Z says:

    Awesome design, love the scarab!

  9. Green Eyed Lady Chick
    Green Eyed Lady Chick says:

    This is a fabulous set! Love the design and your scarab!!

  10. MoonBell
    MoonBell says:

    This got an “Ooh!” and then an “Ahh!”, and went right into my favorites.

  11. Jewelry by Shannon
    Jewelry by Shannon says:

    I agree, oohhhhh, ahhhh, very nice. SLS

  12. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    Oh I like this and love the beetle,,,

  13. Leigh D
    Leigh D says:

    Such a fabulous and creative design and love the use of the bug!! :-D

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