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Mamma Mia

About this design:

My inspiration here was from watching the Mamma Mia movie (for the 10th time).
It was filmed in the most lush seaside location of Skopelos.
I went to my stash,and used some super inexpensive craft store finds,to represent the water,and a bit of an exotic look. I'm happy with the vibe here,so so little cash-o-la.
I like the final look.


Glass nugget beads,glass pearls,crystal rondelles,and bicones,brass beads,spacers,GP craft wire,jump rings,and GF ear wires.

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  1. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    You make me so jealous Nancy, and cry a little every time I look at a new design of earrings. HaHa jk it’s just cause I can’t wear earrings, and your designs are so gorgeous all the time. I love these ones also Nancy! The blue is so bright and beautiful, and I love how you stacked them. Just simple gorgeous!!

  2. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    Blah… Simply Gorgeous!! Not simple gorgeous.

  3. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Thanks you so much. What a nice thing to say.
    The “blue Quartz” beads were in a bargain stack,that was a tangled mess.LOL I fished them out,and got an 8″ strand for $1.66. :)

  4. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Ha ha ha.It’s thank,not thanks. We need an edit button. ;)

  5. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    LOL No kidding :-D

  6. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    I LOVE the blue glass nuggets!! They remind me of antique crackle glass and you got them for $1.66???? They sure made a gorgeous pair of earwigs!

  7. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    Argggggg! *Earrings!*

  8. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    Love these beautiful “seaside” earrings! Also love “Mammal Mia” and your Polish pottery mug! ( I collect these pieces)

  9. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Thank you,ladies.
    Earwigs,made me literally LOL. :)

  10. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    Think Gail needs to join us in that edit button!!

    Earwigs! That was just to funny!!

  11. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    You guys are hairilous! Love the earwigs! Found some blew quartzs nugs meself. :)

  12. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    Beautiful earrings! :) ;)

  13. No Photo
    Beadaholic1 says:

    I am loving these Nancy…and is that a piece of Polish pottery I see??? I have a bunch of it LOL
    Earwigs…OMG…have you ever seen one of those??? Gave me nightmares!! LOL

  14. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    hairless, to better see the earwigs. :)

  15. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    They look absolutely ferocious! Ewwwwwww!

  16. Julie Shane
    Julie Shane says:

    SO SO pretty. I love the texture-y glass stones mixed with the crystal and pearl. Perfect combo.

    I have to admit that I CRINGE when I think of “Mama Mia” because there is SO much talent on such a corny film. Oh well. Certainly not the worst nor the best film I’ve seen.

  17. Asia
    Asia says:

    Love them, what a bargain you got, and yes this has to be Polish pottery from Boleslawiec :D

  18. Elis Mom
    Elis Mom says:

    Love your earwigs, Nancy! Beautiful combo of elemnts!

  19. Elis Mom
    Elis Mom says:

    That’s elements!

  20. Peggy3
    Peggy3 says:

    Earwings!! Ha ha that cracked me up.

    Beautiful earrings

  21. Granny Nancy
    Granny Nancy says:

    These earrings are gorgeous and I love the story about how “expensive” they were to make.

  22. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Thnks ladies..both for the feedback,and the laughs. All the typos are due to the heat.
    Granny..I pop into A.C. Moore now and then.
    They always have a huge bargain bin thing going on. It’s a real mess,but fun if ya have time on your hands. Gotta love a strand of “pearls” for $1.66. ;)

  23. Michelle
    Michelle says:

    I love these earrings Nancy, they are beautiful! Very pretty! Love them !

  24. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Love the earrings…sorry I missed this before. I have cracked.up laughing at the typos. Thanks…I needed that.

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