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About this design:

I love any kind of makeovers. This is one of them. I had just one earring made of antique gold.(very big earring) And I turned that earring into antique gold necklace.


Antique gold beads, glass beads.

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    K H says:

    This is simply beautiful – the antique gold piece looks just like it was designed for the necklace!! :)

  2. ChickyD aka Debra
    ChickyD aka Debra says:

    I love this! It’s so beautifully vintage!

  3. Fashion Chick aka SC
    Fashion Chick aka SC says:

    Love how you recycled your earring. The gold and green combo looks really nice!

  4. Dragons Chicky
    Dragons Chicky says:

    Repurposing is good for the soul and the planet and us! The necklace worked up beautifully. A fave without a doubt!

  5. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    Wow — that is one big earring! LOL Good thing you lost one of them, because this one was definitely born to be a pendant! What a fabulous necklace you’ve created with it! Love the colors and your design, Reet! :D

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    Deb D Grammy Chick says:

    Stunning! That earring is a perfect pendant, and the other components really set it off to advantage! Reuse, recycle, repurpose = beautiful! :D

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    Reet says:

    Thank you again for all good comments.

  8. CAS
    CAS says:

    Ooooooo … wow! Simply stunning remake! Glorious recycling piece! :D

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    Atomic Toad says:

    Way cool.

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    Starsparkle Spiral Chick says:

    What a great idea & a fantastic result, the green beads go so well with the gold :D

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    Eric Keith says:

    Wow… a great makeover!!!!!! Love the antique look alot!

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    Mary - Sweet Chick says:

    Wow that was some earring! Talk about door knockers!! ;-)
    It looks MUCH better as a pendant!! Very clever of you and you did a fantastic job with the whole necklace!! :-D

  13. Cuban Queen Crazy Chick
    Cuban Queen Crazy Chick says:

    This is gorgeous. FAV :D

  14. Valentine Chick
    Valentine Chick says:

    I love the green! This piece is absolutely fab!

  15. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    This is pretty cool,great job on the makeover. :)

  16. Happy Chick aka Harriet
    Happy Chick aka Harriet says:

    Makeovers are a fun challenge. I love that you took something you really liked and made it into a fresh new piece! :-)

  17. Smoky Rose
    Smoky Rose says:

    Too cool! and what a great idea!

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    RubberT aka Plucky Chick says:

    So cool!!

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    Faithful Chick aka Faith says:

    This is beautiful Reet. That is a good idea. I may scour antique stores etc. for one piece to design with.

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