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Copper Rainbow Chicklets

About this design:

I found the dyed quartzite at micheals discount section, they remnd me of chicklets!! I made the clasp from 12 gauge wire.I hammered it and patinad it.This is the first time I've ever used the patina. Sure does stink!!! I really like the results. The curly wire spacers ,I just coiled the wire and then stretched it and wrapped it around a knitting needle to create a messy loopy :D This was a fun piece to make. Ihope I did'nt repeat any of the pictures,I never know till I


12 gauge copper wire,20 gauge square copper wire,patina, howlite chips and dyed quartzite.

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  1. Beadlady3 aka Cindy
    Beadlady3 aka Cindy says:

    Those are fun beads. I couldn’t resist them either when I first saw them. Love what you did with them! The squiggly wire part is my fave. :)

  2. gypsyheartCin
    gypsyheartCin says:

    Awww some of them look like little Jelly Belly Jelly beans! I like it…. very spring-ish!

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    Beadaholic1 says:

    I agree with gypsy…jellybeans is the first thing that came to mind….very colorful!

  4. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    Imagine all the colors this would go with! Really cheery and pretty! Love the squiggles!

  5. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Fabulous go-with-any color dress or what ever. The colors remind me of the little candy heart colors but I can see jelly beans, too. Lets face it they’re little confections. Great design! Love the wire squiggles. They look like fun to make. :)

  6. JC Hamm
    JC Hamm says:

    Thank you ladies,the do look like jelly beans.yummmmm, love jelly beans!!!!

  7. SquirrelGirl aka Angela
    SquirrelGirl aka Angela says:

    I love all the colors and they’re right it could go with about anything! I agree that they look like jelly beans and what better time of year to have them!

  8. KatsAllThat
    KatsAllThat says:

    Wonderful colors for spring.

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