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Dancing on a Rainbow

About this design:

These Rainbow Soocho Jade beads are so "juicy" looking. I discovered these beads in a beading magazine a few years ago, and found that Lima carried them. I enjoy working with natural brass, so couldn't help matching them up together. I added a few fuchsia Swarovski crystal bicones to highlight the great rainbow colors.
This piece is one of my many made this year for sale at our Christmas bazaar.


Rainbow Soocho Jade, Fuchsia Swarovski crystals, Natural Brass

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  1. Chicky Bear-Tara
    Chicky Bear-Tara says:

    This is fabulous! Very beautiful! I love the dragonfly and the way you put it on the necklace.

  2. S Marlow
    S Marlow says:

    Thank you! Brass is so great to work with; it can be shaped and is quite “giving”.

  3. Chicky Bear-Tara
    Chicky Bear-Tara says:

    I like brass and copper. They both seem pretty easy to work with!

  4. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    I agree about brass and copper, ladies! :D

    What a fabulous double-strand necklace/earrings set! Such a great design! :D

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


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    Margareta says:

    Very lovely, nice earrings too!

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    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:


  8. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    Oh I love it! :D That dragonfly is the bomb!

  9. Dragons Chicky
    Dragons Chicky says:

    Yummy, love the soochow jade!

  10. karen blasdel
    karen blasdel says:

    I love the colors in the soocho jade, and the dragonfly looks awesome!!

  11. Gemme Designs
    Gemme Designs says:

    This is so fresh and lovely, I luv it, I might borrow the idea, I luv dragonflies and your colors are just well, so juicy!! :0)

  12. S Marlow
    S Marlow says:

    Thanks Gemme Designs by Johanne. Go for it!

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