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Morning Monarch

About this design:

Saw this design in the same mag, only it was silver with no crystals. Thought I'd bling it up a little!


18 ga square copper wire, black and topaz swarovski crystals

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    K H says:

    I am going to show this to a friend who is doing an event themed on butterflies!!! This design could be used as party favors that could be upcyled into jewelry!!!!! :)

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    Mary - Sweet Chick says:

    This is beautiful, Sue! Great job with the wire work!
    Great idea too! Love the butterfly theme!

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    Cotopaxi Chickie Sue says:

    Katherine, that’s a great idea! And I’ll bet you could upcycle those party favors in a heartbeat!

    Sweet Mary, I’m so glad you like the butterfly – I wasn’t sure about it, but you’ve given me great encouragement to make more! :D

  4. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    Love your wire work! :D

  5. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    Very nice, and the beads add some interest.

  6. Dragons Chicky
    Dragons Chicky says:

    Way cute! You could even use a longish large hole bead for the body of the butterfly….

  7. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Love the butterfly and you should definitely make more. There are endless possibilities for color. :D

    Sue, check your messages.

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    Dorothy S says:

    Oh, the simplicity of the piece is eye-catching and elegant.

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

    Sue, this is fabulous!!! I love that butterfly — wonderful wirework! :D

  10. C Strecker
    C Strecker says:

    This is a great design! Great Job!

  11. Violet
    Violet says:

    I LOVE this design, Sue !!!
    I am a huge butterfly fan and I love this …
    you must make more in lots of colors !!

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    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    Lovely wire work!~

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    Cotopaxi Chickie Sue says:

    Thank you all for your positive comments! I really enjoyed making this, and I’m looking forward to incorporating several of your suggestions! Hugs to you all! :D

  14. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    Beautiful wire work!

  15. RubberT aka Plucky Chick
    RubberT aka Plucky Chick says:

    Adorable!!! And I love your new hairdo!!

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