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Big Spring Willow

About this design:

This is my entry for the Vintaj Weeping Willow Design Challenge. It was inspired by the time I spent as a child feeding ducks at the duck pond from under a majestic old willow tree. You can see the other entries and vote here:

I wrote a little more about it on my blog:


Vintaj chain, jump rings, filigree ring, branch, wire, altered blank leaves; Czech glass, Swarovski Crystals

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  1. N Taylor
    N Taylor says:

    Nice work. Good luck.

  2. Julie Shane
    Julie Shane says:

    Super cool! I really like the branch and ring as a toggle. :) Beautiful leaves.

  3. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Love it!

  4. Asia
    Asia says:

    Love your design, you already got my vote, as for your question about the jump rings, I used the !% gauge 10mm, but first I enlarged the hole and drilled an extra one on the opposite side, good luck!!!

  5. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Its very nice, your leaves are awesome.
    Its amazing how similiar your design & Asia’s is. But different.
    I guess the website was busy…I couldn’t get in tonight.

  6. Asia
    Asia says:

    Sarajo that was 15 gauge I must have hit the shift button!

  7. Chippy Chick aka Lindys
    Chippy Chick aka Lindys says:

    Pretty! Pretty! Pretty! Good Luck, hope your design wins!

  8. Sarajo W
    Sarajo W says:

    Thanks everyone! This one would probably mean more to me to win than any of the others I’ve done just because of the emotional connection. Fingers crossed.

    Thanks for the info, Asia. I had actually figured out what probably happened and “decoded” your response. I may have to try drilling mine too!

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