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Tile Necklaces

About this design:

I've had these ephemera tiles from Skye Jewels forever, and I finally decided to put them to use. I didn't like the filigree on the first one, but it messed up the tile a bit, so I decided to live with it. The second is a little plain, but I hope it will appeal to someone next week at the Sunday Market.


Ephemera tiles, brass filigree, crystals, pearls, beadcaps, Czech glass flowers, brass chain and clasp, gunmetal chain and clasp.

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  1. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    WOW, Susie!!! I’d buy them both! You have totally mastered the balanced asymmetry and less is more aesthetic that highlights the focals!! I am SOOO impressed!!

  2. Elis Mom
    Elis Mom says:

    Thanks, Becky!

    When is your show? I hope you do well. Your designs are fabulous!

  3. Laud
    Laud says:

    Really pretty. The colors are just the thing for this time of year when everyone’s longing for spring.

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    Beadaholic1 says:

    Really pretty….love the focal on the first one, as well as the colors. I am sure both will sell!

  5. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    I smell Spring! Such pretty design. Especially the pink and green. I adore pink with green..there’s something almost magical in that color combination.

  6. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    I love both of them but especially the butterfly one. That tile is so pretty and your design is pretty. The design on the other tile is gorgeous. So I want both…lol. Now I want tiles like that.

  7. Frida
    Frida says:

    The first one is romatic beauty the other one is simply beautiful and I like that the most :D Two awesome designs!

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    JC Hamm says:

    I love them both,as always you have great designs!

  9. Julie Shane
    Julie Shane says:

    I also love them both! Simple, yet lots of details to enjoy. :)

  10. StonzEntwined
    StonzEntwined says:

    Both fun necklaces and both great for spring! Great color choices!

  11. Beadlady3 aka Cindy
    Beadlady3 aka Cindy says:

    Beautifully simple and perfect!

  12. Asia
    Asia says:

    I love them both Susie, the colors in the first one are so spring like and the second one can be worn all year round :D

  13. foxhill designs vt
    foxhill designs vt says:

    These are great, Susie! The butterfly one is my favorite. Love how you balance the asymmetry in your designs. :)

  14. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Springtime for sure! Love the light and airy look of the chain and bead section. :)

  15. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    Beautiful! Just in time for spring!

  16. Crazy Beader
    Crazy Beader says:

    Love the colors you brought out from the tiles – - super pretty !

  17. Eeka Mouse
    Eeka Mouse says:

    Pretty, pretty!
    Are the tile beads actually on tile, like monopoly pieces, or microscope slides, or ??? Thanks!

  18. Elis Mom
    Elis Mom says:

    Thank you all for the lovely comments! As always, they make my day! :)

    Eeka, The tiles seem to be some sort of wooden product. They are undriiled, but can be drilled anyway you desire. I had a square one with a butterfly that was undrilled, I just wrapped it in a filigree.

  19. Eeka Mouse
    Eeka Mouse says:

    Thanks for the info…. really like the trio of bells on the butterfly pendant.

  20. Jbeadz
    Jbeadz says:

    Oooooooo luv ‘em both!

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