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Katy's Rustic Romance

About this design:

This focal piece has been in my collections for quite some time and I never knew extactly what I wanted to do with it. I stumbled acrossed it this morning and I just knew it needed patina!


Amethyst nuggets, Crystals, Pearls and Vintaj Patina, jump rings and wire.

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    JustImagine - Val says:

    I forgot to mention – the color “recipe” for the patina color I needed is: 3 parts agate, 3 parts quartz, 1 part ruby, 1 part amethyst.

  2. FaeryGoth Chick
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    JustImagine - Val says:

    Thank you Faery :)

  4. celticivy
    celticivy says:

    Very Beutiul!!!

  5. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Just gorgeous,and it goes well with the bracelet that you made. I just love those Amethyst,and they go great with pearls! Nice job with the brio wrapping as well. How did you get that wire to lay flat on that teardrop? I can’t get the hang of it.

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    JustImagine - Val says:

    Thank you Celticivy and Nancy. Nancy – the wrapping on the brio is hit and miss for me. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve cut the wire off and started again. I find that holding the loop at the top with my chain nose pliers and wrapping with my fingers works the best. Hope that helps :)

  7. Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked says:

    Just gorgeous…glad you ‘rediscovered’ it today. The last photo on wood just shows it off beautifully!

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    JustImagine - Val says:

    Thanks Lynda! :)

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    olive penguin says:

    Wonderful and stunning!

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    Luna Chick aka Coral says:

    Definitely romantic! This is lovely.

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    Mary - Sweet Chick says:

    Stunning Design! Romantic, with an edgy side!

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    JustImagine - Val says:

    Thank you! I want to patina’s everything I see…must restrain

  13. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Thanks Val!

  14. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Very lovely, very Victorian. Isn’t it amazing how rediscovered things can really sing to you? :)

  15. KatsAllThat
    KatsAllThat says:

    Beautiful patina and design.

  16. Jewelry by Shannon
    Jewelry by Shannon says:

    Wonderful purple patina and love how you used those czech glass flowers!! :-) SLS

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    JustImagine - Val says:

    You are so right Nancy! :) Thank you all! :)

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    Fenya says:

    Very lovely necklace. The focal piece is beautiful!

  19. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    Wow! What a fabulous design! :D

  20. Vee aka Dream Chickie
    Vee aka Dream Chickie says:

    BEAUTIFUL!!! Lovely design as well! :D

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    JustImagine - Val says:

    Thank you all! :)

  22. Michelle
    Michelle says:

    Val, I LOVE this too ! FAB !!

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