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Reception Stix

About this design:

I found a piece of magnesite that reminded me of candy - swirls of orange and chocolate on a sweet vanilla background. So I treated that piece of candy to some more chocolate ( in the form of freshwater pearls) and swirls of copper and finished it with a double stand of chocolate suede. Then I named it after those decadent sticks of hard candy that are swirled in chocolate and served at receptions and dinner parties.


12 G copper wire for the cotter pin and hook. 22 G copper wire to link the chocolate pearls/ 20G copper wire to make the headpin for the magnesite bead and to make the coils to finish the pendant and the ends of the suede.

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    Mary - Sweet Chick says:

    Gems dripping in chocolate! What could be better?!
    Love the freeform and natural feel of this piece!
    I’d love to see this on a bust or someone wearing it.

  2. Jewelry by Shannon
    Jewelry by Shannon says:

    Lovely pendant and your copper work is so pretty! SLS

  3. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    Very nice wire work, and love the pendant..

  4. opalgem101
    opalgem101 says:

    Love the wirework and the freedom of this necklace. Very Nice!

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