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Raspberries and Cream

About this design:

In this set I decided to use the toggles as a toggle for necklace and two of toggles as earrings :)


Czech and Japanese beads, brass and hemp cords.

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  1. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    So pretty! I swear that you do this in your sleep,or have a team of specialists working for you on the sly..hee hee hee ;)
    Toggles for earrings is a great idea!

  2. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    Funny girl…lol

    Thank You, Nancy! :)

  3. Batticat
    Batticat says:

    Beautiful work! The toggles are a great choice for earrings.

  4. Laud
    Laud says:

    Agree. The toggles add a special touch.

  5. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    Love the colors, and the toggles are a fantastic idea for the earrings.

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    Beadaholic1 says:

    This is fabulous Julia! Love the toggles in both places…ingenious idea!

  7. JenniferLynn
    JenniferLynn says:

    I love all of your designs! Clever touch w/the toggles for the earrings & I like how you attached the seed beads w/the chain.

  8. Chicky Zee aka Alice
    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    Lovely set!

  9. Gail Layne
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  10. Elis Mom
    Elis Mom says:

    I hate to sound repetitive, but the toggles as earrings are great! Beautiful set, Julia!

  11. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    Thank you all, so very much!!! I am glad you all like the idea of toggles as earrings :) I was hopping you would! ;) :) You are the best!

  12. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    Very pretty, and a neat use for the toggle clasp.

  13. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    Thank you, Lynn!:)

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