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Dragon Scale

About this design:

just got carried away, then when finished, for some reason reminded me of Smaug from The Hobbit..


purple wave agate from LB, sari silk ribbon from LB, purple seed beads, copper seed beads, bugle beads, re-purposed clasp, felt backing.

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  1. Sonja J
    Sonja J says:

    Wow! Gorgeous piece, the colors are so striking! =^__^=

  2. Fatima
    Fatima says:

    Thanks :) Sonja..

  3. KatsAllThat
    KatsAllThat says:

    Really a gorgeous color combination.

  4. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    Striking! The sari ribbon is the perfect compliment to the fabulous colors in the pendant! Love the seed bead strands in the same colors as well.

  5. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    Beautiful work and colors!

  6. A Little Pizzaz aka Judy
    A Little Pizzaz aka Judy says:

    Ditto all of the above – Beautiful!

  7. Asia
    Asia says:

    Beautiful bead work :D

  8. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Gorgeous!! The pendant is beautiful and I love the braid you made to hang it!!

  9. Fatima
    Fatima says:

    Thank you everybody for your kind words <3

  10. DayLily aka Del
    DayLily aka Del says:

    Beautiful. Love the silk and seed bead combo. Beautiful embroidery.

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