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Aurora Damask

About this design:

My inspiration: A picture of northern lights in Alaska in winter. The picture is very vivid with Blues and Green lights, with hits of gold, swirling in the sky over tall pines and sloping snow drifts.I created this piece to reflect the dancing green / gold/ blue.


I used all Vintaj hardware, chain, blanks, Vintaj deco emboss Lily Damask folder, Vintaj press, along with Czech glass beading, Swelligant Patina in green gold, metal sealant, and blue/ green / gold silk ribbon woven into the chain.

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  1. Valley Girl
    Valley Girl says:

    This is really lovely… Looks like alot of work!

  2. JenniferLynn
    JenniferLynn says:

    The silk ribbon is beautiful especially woven through the chain. What a great design the colors are great together. Love it!!

  3. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Incredible piece…great workmanship and the colors on the focals are simply gorgeous.

  4. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    What a wonderful creation!! Love the design! LOVE the color! :)

  5. Asia
    Asia says:

    Love the design, you captured the colors of aurora borealis perfectly :D

  6. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Very pretty!

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    qltldy10 says:

    So beautiful- love the colors! I am just now putting together a ‘bag’ with similar colors, you have inspired me to to go look for your metal pieces!

  8. Elis Mom
    Elis Mom says:

    Beautiful design. Ilove the vintaj embossing folders. Was is very hard to use the swellegant patinas?

  9. Julie Shane
    Julie Shane says:

    OH!!! Love the little details and dangles. It adds sparkle to an already shining piece.

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    Luna Chick aka Coral says:

    I just love this!

  11. Frida
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  12. Granny Nancy
    Granny Nancy says:

    Oh WOW! Exquisite!

  13. RLMerder Designs
    RLMerder Designs says:

    Thank you! Will add some more from some mew listings in my Etsy shop :) (RLMerder Designs)

  14. RLMerder Designs
    RLMerder Designs says:

    About the swellegant patinas.. not hard just difficult to determine when you are done letting it sit. If you wipe down too soon it won’t really take…patience it the key :)

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