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    S KatollakaSue on “Owl's Nest”:
    “It's a really beautiful piece. Love the colors and components, and am severely envious of your…” read »

  • Medieval Momma
    Medieval Momma on “Owl's Nest”:
    “I love that owl bar too! The beads you put with it are perfect!…” read »

  • Beadaholic1
    Beadaholic1 on “Owl's Nest”:
    “Thanks kye! I found a site that sells Mag-Lok clasps for 1.99 and they…” read »

  • kye
    kye on “Owl's Nest”:
    “Vintaj sells a natural brass magnet clasp I use a lot. It's really strong and matches…” read »

  • Annabel
    Annabel on “Owl's Nest”:
    “Gorgeous. Love the colours and the focal.. How can you go wrong with owls…” read »

  • Beadaholic1
    Beadaholic1 on “Owl's Nest”:
    “Thanks everyone! Kye and Moogie.....helpful tips are always appreciated.…” read »

  • kye
    kye on “Owl's Nest”:
    “I can see why you fell in love with that owl bar. It is so neat.…” read »

  • Moogie
    Moogie on “Owl's Nest”:
    “I love the colors of the beads & how well they go with the bar &…” read »

  • Maggies Mom
    Maggies Mom on “Owl's Nest”:
    “Ditto! and a Fave!…” read »

  • Deb Harding
    Deb Harding on “Owl's Nest”:
    “So cute. Beads are also pefect compliment to the bar. I love your chain and jump…” read »

  • Sophiebug
    Sophiebug on “Owl's Nest”:
    “This is so cute! Love the colors!…” read »

  • dolllady aka Pam
    dolllady aka Pam on “Owl's Nest”:
    “Absolutely, positively stunning!! You have found the perfect beads to go with the darling bracelet…” read »

  • Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked on “All wrapped up...”:
    “Thanks, again! I am in total agreement about Rena over at Jewelry Making Journal...lots of…” read »

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    Kerrycasey1956 on “Paint Drops”:
    “Will you be getting any more of the multi color teardrop chain in? I would love to…” read »

  • Sophiebug
    Sophiebug on “All wrapped up...”:
    “I bow to your superior skills with wire! This is stunning, just so unique! Lots to…” read »

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    Sophiebug on “Celestial Connection”:
    “This has an "other-worldly" look. The colors and balance are perfect. And the focal! Really beautiful.…” read »

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    Sophiebug on “Earthy Mix”:
    “The pendant is drop dead gorgeous! The whole piece is lovely and the clasp! Very nice!…” read »

  • Sophiebug
    Sophiebug on “Bronze Beauty”:
    “This is stunning! I love the colors and I, too, am a huge fan of bronze.…” read »

  • Moogie
    Moogie on “Bronze Beauty”:
    “Awww, thanks everyone. You're the best! Got the little bells from Lima! They ARE cute! And…” read »

  • Moogie
    Moogie on “All wrapped up...”:
    “Hey Lynda, I know I wrote a comment but I don't see it here... So, I love…” read »

  • Medieval Momma
    Medieval Momma on “Bronze Beauty”:
    “Wow! This is so amazing! I never would have thought of putting all this together but…” read »

  • Medieval Momma
    Medieval Momma on “Earthy Mix”:
    “The beads look fabulous with your pendent! I know how difficult it can be to take…” read »

  • C Ferguson aka Annie
    C Ferguson aka Annie on “Earthy Mix”:
    “Gorgeous pendant - what a wonderful job you have made with it. The filigree echoes…” read »

  • C Ferguson aka Annie
    C Ferguson aka Annie on “Bronze Beauty”:
    “Just gorgeous Moogie. Such a rich looking set. There is so much to look…” read »

  • Snnje B
    Snnje B on “Bronze Beauty”:
    “Love it!…” read »

  • kye
    kye on “Bronze Beauty”:
    “Oops!!! I meant to say bronze.…” read »

  • kye
    kye on “Bronze Beauty”:
    “Beautiful set!I agree with Fresh Baked- I keep looking at the necklace and find something new…” read »

  • kye
    kye on “Earthy Mix”:
    “This is sooo beautiful! Love how the filigree compliments the detail in the pendant.…” read »

  • Annabel
    Annabel on “Earthy Mix”:
    “Love that pendant! Very pretty.…” read »

  • Beadaholic1
    Beadaholic1 on “Earthy Mix”:
    “Thanks so much everyone!…” read »

  • Moogie
    Moogie on “Earthy Mix”:
    “Oh you are so good with polymer clay! Did you play with Playdoh alot as a…” read »

  • beadinggma
    beadinggma on “Earthy Mix”:
    “Your work keeps getting more beautiful!!! The pendant is gorgeous and you have a knack…” read »

  • Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked on “Bronze Beauty”:
    “Such a rich mix of metal and beads...especially on the layered necklace. Every inch has something…” read »

  • Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked on “Earthy Mix”:
    “The pendent is beautiful! Looking forward to seeing more of your PC work.…” read »

  • Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked on “Celestial Connection”:
    “Fun and edgy set of jewelry...Love the iridescent colors!…” read »

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    S KatollakaSue on “Bronze Beauty”:
    “A beautiful, simply elegant set where every element speaks affectionately with every other one. I'd wear…” read »

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    S KatollakaSue on “Earthy Mix”:
    “Pendant, gorgeous. Beads, also. What really catches my attention is the clasp arrangement! It's really pretty…” read »

  • Deb Harding
    Deb Harding on “Earthy Mix”:
    “Absolutely beautiful! This caught my eye as soon as I opened the page. I love your…” read »

  • dolllady aka Pam
    dolllady aka Pam on “Earthy Mix”:
    “I love the pendant! The beads enhance it so well, also. The colors are…” read »

  • dolllady aka Pam
    dolllady aka Pam on “Bronze Beauty”:
    “Moogie, this is a great necklace to showcase each and every component of this great necklace!…” read »

Cranberry Leopards

About this design:

The dark Leopardskin Jasper beads (LB's) went perfectly with the Plum Jade and Leopardskin Jasper Pendant that I already had.


Leopardskin Jasper, Plum Jade, Czech Fire-polished Glass Beads, Vintage Lucite Beads, Silver-plated beads & findings

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    Jeannes Gems - Gem Chick says:

    You’ve been busy, Christine!
    This is stunning! I love the deep plum tones!
    where do you find your fabulous pendants?

    BTW – Larry was in Mystic today and he didn’t take me! The nerve!

  2. CAS
    CAS says:

    Did he bring back beads at least??? And, yes I’ve been on a bit of a tear lately, I’ve made 9 necklaces in the past week (4 in one day). :D

    KPJEWELS says:

    CAS, this is a fabulous piece.

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    Jeannes Gems - Gem Chick says:

    He did not :(

    So – Is there a reason for this frenzy?

  5. CAS
    CAS says:

    Just the creative juices flowing … :D :D

    You should start whispering in Larry’s ear at night … “Mystic = beads, Mystic = beads, Mystic = beads” … ;)

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    Debbi aka Sparkle Chick says:

    Beautiful purples…love it!

  7. Shannon aka Silly Chick
    Shannon aka Silly Chick says:

    Just Plum Beautiful!!! There is such great contrast in this necklace, CAS! I love it!!

  8. Fashion Chick aka SC
    Fashion Chick aka SC says:

    Great colors, CAS!

  9. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    Well, first I love purples! Second, I love this necklace and pendant! Third, I never would have thought to add the leopardskin jasper to it, yet it is a perfect addition! Great choices, Christine! :D

    Isn’t it funny how sometimes we bead in “spurts” or “tears”? Once those creative juices get flowing, look out!!! ;-)

  10. Cotopaxi Chickie Sue
    Cotopaxi Chickie Sue says:

    Christine, you’re going to have to open your own shop! Another gorgeous Christine Creation! Love the balance, love the colors…oh heck, just love it!

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    Starsparkle Spiral Chick says:

    You definitely need to open a shop! The pendant is gorgeous & all the colors go so well together

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    Starsparkle Spiral Chick says:

    I think I’m spending too much time on here ~ I’ve started using the American spelling of “colour”! :)

    KPJEWELS says:

    Christine, I’m envious. I don’t think there’s any words in the dictionary to describe how gorgeous all of your pieces are. Fabulous. Starsparkle, when you spell using the “ou” instead of “o”, it is the Canadian way, eh. (or British, if you like)LOL

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    Mary - Sweet Chick says:

    CAS, CAS, CAS!! You are just a never ending show of inspiration!! I know you are probably tired of
    hearing this but; I love this too!!! :-D
    Perfect blend of stones and pattern and color…!!

    Are your pendants from E-Bay(of which you spoke of before) or ?????

  15. CAS
    CAS says:

    Yes Mary, the pendants are from my favorite pendant source on ebay.

    Thank you, thank you, thank you Chickys for all of the kind words and encouragement. You … validate me … :)

  16. Dragon Stars
    Dragon Stars says:

    That Plum Jade is to die for georgous! It looks great with the Jasper. Purple has got to be my all time favorite.

  17. FaeryGoth Chick
    FaeryGoth Chick says:

    This is so lovely…

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    D D Mystic Chick says:

    very pretty! plummy purply necklace! luv it!

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    Pendant Moon says:

    Hi Cas,

    I’m not on here often, but have to say I love your work, beautifully put together, looking forward to seeing some more. jan, UK

  20. Anita QoG Funny Chick
    Anita QoG Funny Chick says:

    You’ve been a busy little Chicky!!! Love, love, love it!!!! Keep up the Beautiful work!!!

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