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Copper Hues

About this design:

I got the Humblebeads focal because it is very much out of my normal color comfort zone - wanted to challenge myself. I agonized over the bead choices to pull the colors from the pendant. For someone who does not work with oranges I am pretty pleased


Humblebeads focal, Carnelian, faceted orange jade rondelles, czech glass, smoky quartz rondelles, and hand antiqued copper wire and clasp

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  1. Valley Girl
    Valley Girl says:

    I love the colors in this… This is something I would definitely wear!

  2. PPR
    PPR says:

    I also like the colors in your pick. Great design.

  3. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    I think it’s a fabulous design. I love your choice of beads.Do I see carved Carnelian? I love carved beads!! Orange is a very personal choice,isn’t it? People either love it,or the dont.
    I’m a huuuuge fan of orange.You’ve balanced it out nicely,with the metal,and the smoky quartz.

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    Mary - Sweet Chick says:

    Well Leigh, I’ve just put all three of your latest postings in my Favs!
    On this particular piece, I must agree with you about orange. I always have trouble with it myself, so I understand.
    You done GOOD girl! I’d wear this in a heart beat!

  5. Leigh D
    Leigh D says:

    Nancy – YES – There are carved carnelian beads in there – I am a sucker for any and all carved beads myself and unearthed these from my stash!

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    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:


  7. Beadlady3 aka Cindy
    Beadlady3 aka Cindy says:

    This is gorgeous!

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