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Swallow the Berry

About this design:

I had these 2 short pieces of viking knit - I think I was going to make bracelets out of them, but it wasn't coming to me. I really liked them together, but had to figure out how I was going to do it. I also loved several pieces I've seen on the design gallery with this wonderful bird, which has been in the center of my table for months! And it finally came together.


copper wire in ant copper and brown, Vintaj bird, blue agate

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    Mary - Sweet Chick says:

    LOVE IT!!! I would so wear this!
    It’s such great satisfaction when you can make something so beautiful out of a few leftovers that are laying around! You have really great ideas Sue!! :-D

  2. CAS
    CAS says:

    So sweet Sue!! I applaud the use of “leftovers” in such a cute and clever design … simply gorgeous chickie!

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    K H says:

    Some of the best designs come from what my Mother would call “the best laid plans of mice and men”. This necklace is simply perfect. :)

  4. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Wow! This is a fantastic use of left overs. Simple and so beautiful.

  5. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    It is a beauty :)

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    Cotopaxi Chickie Sue says:

    Oh my – thank you Mary, CAS, K H, Nancy, and Julia! I’m so glad you like it! Not sure if I’m going to part with this one. It’s just too easy to wear with everything!

  7. Dragons Chicky
    Dragons Chicky says:

    Ohhhh, love this one! I’d keep this, I may want to borrow it!! ;)

  8. Gina P - Delta Chick
    Gina P - Delta Chick says:

    Simply divine!!! A gorgeous go to piece!

  9. Eeka Mouse
    Eeka Mouse says:

    Looks really fine! but the poor little bird, always chasing the berry, but never catching it… like Sisyphus (sp?).

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    Dizzy Chick Lori Z says:

    Mmmm, I love this one too!!!! I’d be keeping it if it were mine! I love the bird, and you do such beautiful viking knit – I can see how you’d be wearing it all the time!

  11. Jewelry by Shannon
    Jewelry by Shannon says:

    This is a versatile piece … love the name too!! SLS

  12. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    This is really nice, did you make the viking knit??

  13. Carrie Prince
    Carrie Prince says:

    Very nice!

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    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    I love this!

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