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The Long & Winding Road -- Lennon & McCartney


About this design:

This was a quick grab of 50% off items at my local craft store while the hubby was standing there with that "I'm bored and would you please hurry up" look on his face. The design just sort of came together (hey, another great L&M Song) out of my twisted little mind. I love the round bead...reminds me of the moon.

Components:

Bohemia gunmetal beads, box chain, and findings. Diachroic beads.

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  1. FaeryGoth Chick
    FaeryGoth Chick says:

    It looks fantastic Bev! I agree, that round bead does look like the moon :-)

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

    very cool

  3. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    Fabulous design! :D

  4. Rosie
    Rosie says:

    Great design! Straight into favs. So you actually got your husband to walk in the craft store? Thats amazing, mine won’t even go near the parking lot :)

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    Copper Penny says:

    So funky! Just love all the elements you mixed together.

  6. Jewelry by Shannon
    Jewelry by Shannon says:

    This one is a lot of fun! Love that ‘moon’ bead too! Love the diachroic beads too!! SLS

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    Reet says:

    Adore this necklace!

  8. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    Bev, I love everything about this beauty — the “moon”, the “road”, the overall design! Perfect name for this piece! :D

  9. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    THis is so cool! I love it!

  10. Science Chick Runs Sibes
    Science Chick Runs Sibes says:

    Very funky design…it must have been a fun challenge to create a design as you grabbed items before DH’s patience disappeared.

  11. Lyric Chick aka Bev
    Lyric Chick aka Bev says:

    Thanks for you feedback ladies. Motivates me to go do some more.

  12. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Fantastic elements in your design. Love it. Amazing that you got your hubby through the door. How did you manage that?
    Did you ever notice when husbands want you to go shopping with them they expect you to “ooo” and “ah” over all of their discoveries? Hey, lets beat them at their own game…find something in the tool section or the automotive supply, make them pay for it, take it home and make JEWELRY. And then there is always Home Depot! :D

  13. Lyric Chick aka Bev
    Lyric Chick aka Bev says:

    Yeah, Old Grumpy won’t even allow me to go with him to hardware heaven any more…I look longer than he does…(spend more, too) :) I think we were in the craft store to pick up some of my sons artwork we had framed. Of course, the beads are always the 1st display when you walk in the door,and well…50% off…come on!

  14. Linda Talbott
    Linda Talbott says:

    I love this. You must have been inspired while picking out the components.

  15. Cuban Queen Crazy Chick
    Cuban Queen Crazy Chick says:

    Yes that round bead does look just like the moon! This is such a cool design, Bev, I LOVE it!! :D

  16. Atomic Toad
    Atomic Toad says:

    In the faves.

  17. MoonBell
    MoonBell says:

    Great piece! I guess I’m just lucky, even when he’s not interested, my husband will look at what I’ve made and at least comment “Wow, that’s nice.” :)

    He’s almost as bad as I am in the gems/minerals store, which is where I get my not-online purchases.

  18. Mahala93 RockChick
    Mahala93 RockChick says:

    This is great!

  19. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    Wow that so cool, and a great name too!!

  20. Elaine aka Belly Chick
    Elaine aka Belly Chick says:

    Love it…..a fave!! n:-D

  21. Elaine aka Belly Chick
    Elaine aka Belly Chick says:

    Oops, I meant… :-D

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    Marta a says:

    Awesome!!!!!!!

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