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Indian Princess


About this design:

I love the brown matrix in these magnesite slice beads. They seemed so rustic and ancient that I associated them to some of the Indian Cliff dwellings. Oh well, we all know about the strange mind wonderings of beaders.

Components:

Magnesite slices, chips, & nuggets, various wood beads, and Vintaj chain, findings, charm, and clasp hooks.

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  1. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    This is a beautiful set! I think the name for it is just perfect! ;)

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    Copper Penny says:

    Love it, very rustic. You did a great job featuring the Magnesite slices. The bracelet is a fave too.

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    Brenda H says:

    Thank you again ladies! As usual, my pictures do not do justice to the beautiful beads.

  4. Green Eyed Lady Chick
    Green Eyed Lady Chick says:

    I agree very rustic and earthy, I love your design It’s A BEAUTIFUL SET!!

  5. Diane Cauley
    Diane Cauley says:

    Awesome beads to use with the vintaj! this is wonderful!

  6. Skittles mommy
    Skittles mommy says:

    Cool necklace! I love the slices!

  7. Chicky Bear-Tara
    Chicky Bear-Tara says:

    I love this set! Very beautiful and I love the rustic earthiness of the magnesite!

  8. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    This is nice, and you think like the rest of us!!!!

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    Brenda H says:

    Thank you all for your kind words! This site is so wonderful for all of the wonderful beaders that give so much encouragement to each other! I hope that the people of Lima know what this site does for so many of us! Thank you Lima team!

  10. karen blasdel
    karen blasdel says:

    What an awesome set, really like the magnesite slices!!

  11. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    The magnesite slices are fantastic. It is such a great stone. Love what you did with it.

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    Margareta says:

    Very earthy, very much to my liking! Fav, yes!

  13. Jewelry by Shannon
    Jewelry by Shannon says:

    What a beautiful set. Love the Magnesite mixed with wood. SLS

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