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Dreaming Of Spring

About this design:

I started thinking of spring when I pulled out the Golem studio lentil flower bead. So I designed around that bead, wanting to pull the purple and green from it.


Golem studion flower lentil and green and white tube beads, purple gemstone bead, lampwork purple and green beads, lampwork small light purple spacers from Pinocean. Czech glass squares and rounds, toho 6/0 and 8/0 seed beads, Tierrcast gunmetal heishi and round beads, gunmetal rope clasp.

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  1. BeadlingatMonsterPajamas
    BeadlingatMonsterPajamas says:

    I love the colors in this, they’re such a perfect contrast. You really did a beautiful job highlighting the flower bead, and I love how you put it off center. Really fabulous piece

  2. Medieval Momma
    Medieval Momma says:

    The Teal and purple are fabulous together!

  3. Lois D
    Lois D says:

    Anything Golem makes me drool! I need a bib with this one :)

  4. Julie Shane
    Julie Shane says:

    NICE!!! Love the mix of floral and geometric. LOVE the purple and teal. Just send this one to my house! :)

  5. Beading Hippie  Shawn
    Beading Hippie Shawn says:

    Very nice work! I love the teal and purple. After you satisfy Julie’s request, you can send the next one to me!

  6. Crazy Beader
    Crazy Beader says:

    Perfect combination of color and texture, Wanda ! Love these colors together and they do sing of Spring – - -

  7. Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked says:

    Just wow! Gorgeous color combo and design!

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

    Yes this is beautiful – love it – one of my favorite color combos!

  9. Asia
    Asia says:

    Gorgeous Wanda, the colors are so fantastic and the flow is awesome, you have a great stash of beads :D

  10. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    What a fascinating mix of colors and patterns.
    Ditto what all the other ladies have said.This one is gorgeous,and makes me think WARM WEATHER!! :)

  11. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    Awesome colors and mix of bead shapes and textures. You managed to take a beautiful bead that is somewhat “girly” and give it a cool, edgey vibe. Love it!

  12. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    Thanks everyone for the kind words! This one came together a lot faster then the heart one, and it was out of my comfort zone for colors. Oh the things you find when you dig a little deeper into that stash :-D

  13. DayLily aka Del
    DayLily aka Del says:

    Love the design and the colors. What a great necklace.

  14. CAS
    CAS says:

    Wanda, this is utterly gorgeous! I’m always eyeing the Golem Studio pieces, but never buying, because I can’t think what I’d do with them … well, now I know … fantastic.

  15. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Just fantastic. One of my fave color combos. That Golem lentil is awesome and you have featured it beautifully.

  16. Beadlady3 aka Cindy
    Beadlady3 aka Cindy says:

    Hey Wanda, keep digging! Especially when you make something dazzling like this! More More! :)

  17. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    Thank you Del, Cas, Deb, and Cindy! I’m glad you all liked it :-D

  18. SquirrelGirl aka Angela
    SquirrelGirl aka Angela says:

    Gorgeous! The colors are fabulous together!

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