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About this design:

Used up some left over beads with some copper accents. As I get older I am drawn to reds more and more. Love the lobster claw clasp!


Lima: Antique copper lobster claw. Along with dark red oval jade bead, Lampwork bead, Swarovski crystals, Cathedral bead, red czech glass beads, and miscellaneous copper beads and twisted jumprings.

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  1. PPR
    PPR says:

    So very pretty. Great colors and design!

  2. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Love it!

  3. Laud
    Laud says:

    I love red, too. Very creative way to use those leftover beads–looks like you intended this combo all along.

  4. Blooming Ideas
    Blooming Ideas says:

    Thanks so much! I recently was given someone else’s stash of beads they were no longer using. That lone red lamp work bead was among them and has been just waiting for months for me to use it. I was happy I had on hand a decent enough supporting cast of beads.

  5. Beadlady3 aka Cindy
    Beadlady3 aka Cindy says:

    Oh this is a perfect mix of “left-overs”. I almost said ‘misfits’, but everything fits perfectly here!

    Don’t you love it when cool beads come your way?

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    JustImagine - Val says:

    And these left overs are yummy! Beautiful!

  7. Blooming Ideas
    Blooming Ideas says:

    You all made my day! Thank You Very Much! :)

  8. Asia
    Asia says:

    Nice leftovers BI, love it :)

    KATHERINE T says:

    I agree your inspirations are wonderful!

  10. Crazy Beader
    Crazy Beader says:

    Red is my favorite color and you have combined some terrific reds here – - love your whole design and especially the giant lobster clasp !

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