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Angel Baby

About this design:

Fell in love with the button but wasn't sure what to do with it. Started fiddling around with the leather and ended up with this.


Suralya and Pearl Leather, Larimar, Yellow Jade, Blue Lace Agate, Beryl Morganite, all from LB. Jet crystals and antique silver plated hearts from stash.

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    BeadWitchedSara D says:

    I think this is greatly gorgeous and beautiful and appears to be a very meaningful necklace. Such inspirational necklaces like this one. Way cool!!!!~~

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    Beadaholic1 says:

    All those hearts are to die for! Love them!

  3. Asia
    Asia says:

    Love the button and the design, colors are so soft and perfect :D

  4. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    I love this necklace Gail. The rings that are on the cord are really beautiful. The button is adorable. It reminds me of the necklace I made for my sister-in-law for Christmas last year.

  5. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Clarification….I did not have the fancy slide on rings like you have. Just extra large closed jump rings. Are they pandora or a pandora type product because I really like them.

  6. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Love this!!

  7. SquirrelGirl aka Angela
    SquirrelGirl aka Angela says:

    So pretty! Your design is bold yet has a softness to it. I like how you used the rings to hang more charms around the heart pendant. Super cute!

  8. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    Thanks for the kind words everybody!

    Deb, You’d be proud. Those rings came from charms a woman was literally selling on the side of the road for a dollar a piece. I just took the charms off and used the rings. :-)

  9. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Oohh I am proud!!! A steal of a deal!!

  10. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    Love the design and all the hearts. Gorgeous Gail!

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