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Bohemian BIG BALL

About this design:

It was a crazy challenge.


Big brass ball, brass bead caps,yellow opal 20 mm, my own copper clasp, sari silk and the trusty liver of sulfur.

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  1. Julie Shane
    Julie Shane says:

    Really? Now you’re just rubbing salt in the wound. We’re all in pain looking at our designs compared to yours. You ARE the champ already…

  2. KatsAllThat
    KatsAllThat says:

    Very nice, earthy design!

  3. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    OMG! That is such a hot necklace. I would so wear that. Now I’m wanting a big ball! Seriously this looks similiar to the jewelry I see on the Slashknots etsy store and I drool for her stuff. Good job!

  4. Frida
    Frida says:

    Ohhh I so in love with this one!

    Asia the fun thing, I was looking at those opal beads to my project but the bronzite I got discont on (if I remember right). Now I have bought these opals too when I had my last POD.

  5. Julie Shane
    Julie Shane says:

    I’m coming back already for another look. Such simplicity. Amazing.

  6. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    I love this, Asia! Fab design!!

  7. Asia
    Asia says:

    Frida, I got that opal for next to nothing in the BGBM, nobody wanted it probably due to size, but the beads are gorgeous.

  8. Elis Mom
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  9. foxhill designs vt
    foxhill designs vt says:

    Gorgeous design, Asia! I love how you used the silk and the asymmetrical placement of the big ball.

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    Mary - Sweet Chick says:

    Oh My Gosh! Asia, this is simply awesome!!

  11. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    This is superb! I have been kicking myself for not buying that opal when it hits POD since I have been drooling over it for months!

  12. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Asia, I can see your studiousness in everything you have posted!! :) I am coming to Alberta for my next procedure! You must be fantastic in your profession!!!!!

  13. Chicky Suz aka Susan Z
    Chicky Suz aka Susan Z says:

    Stunning! Love he big ball!! The design is really great,I too would so wear this!!

  14. Cheryl Black Tag Jewelry
    Cheryl Black Tag Jewelry says:

    OMG-you ladies are coming up with some really nice pieces.

  15. Laud
    Laud says:

    The BB has found its true home. Great job!

  16. Valley Girl
    Valley Girl says:

    What a great design! Love it.

  17. Beadlady3 aka Cindy
    Beadlady3 aka Cindy says:

    Very yummy use of BB!

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    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:


  19. Asia
    Asia says:

    Thank you so much girls :D

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    franny says:

    simply stunning,Asia!…i love this style of necklace & wear it often; & the opals have been in (&out) of my basket frequently, too…superb choice!

  21. Asia
    Asia says:

    Becky, you really are making me blush, but thanks for the confidence :)

  22. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    I’m back looking at your necklace. I just love its style and simplicity so much. I hope you don’t mind that I am thinking about adapting it to beads I have. I have the some aqua shell pearls and a smaller filigree ball in my stash. If it turns out good I will post photos. And try to get them right side

  23. Asia
    Asia says:

    Deb, you are more then welcome, it is a popular style :D

  24. Blooming Ideas
    Blooming Ideas says:

    Seems I’m commenting backwards… newest post to older posts…how many of these big balls did you get? Well the good thing is you are not running out of ways to use them….all your designs are really wonderful! :)

  25. Kate
    Kate says:

    I love this one, too, Asia!!!

  26. Asia
    Asia says:

    Thank you everyone for the comments :D

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