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recycled necklace

About this design:

At the flea market where I sell my jewlery no one wants to pay very much for my pieces, so I am always looking to do things on the cheap. The focal in this piece came from a broken bracelet, the glass smoke rondells from a necklace and the jet beads I bought on line for $2. In all, I think I spent about $4.50 on making this set.


smoke rondells, jet black crystal, black glass focal.

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  1. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    It certainly looks like a lot more than $4.50! You have done an incredible job making this gorgeous necklace. Love it! :D

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    olive penguin says:

    I love the necklace that is a great glass focal. I agree it certainly looks like a lot more that $4.50! They’re both very pretty.

  3. Vee aka Dream Chickie
    Vee aka Dream Chickie says:

    Beautiful!! :)

  4. Rocky D
    Rocky D says:

    Nice work, Kinda a vintage feel to it.

  5. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    Very pretty!

  6. nancykathryn
    nancykathryn says:

    Thanks everyone, I am kinda proud of how this one turned out myself, given the low cost involved.

  7. Stone Treasures
    Stone Treasures says:

    Brilliant! I’ve been picking up some lovely vintage items at a local consignment store and recycling them. Great way to find unusual bead.

  8. karen blasdel
    karen blasdel says:

    Very pretty set!!

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    N radon says:

    This is great NancyKathryn It does look vintage which I have always had a thing for. It looks much more expensive then $4.50. It’s very elegant and I love this necklace.

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    Luna Chick aka Coral says:

    Very nice!

  11. theresasmi47
    theresasmi47 says:

    this is beautiful, that always happends, evan on line I sell cheap evan tho I spend a lot more for the components. Great Job!!

  12. nancykathryn
    nancykathryn says:

    Thanks everyone for the kind comments.

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