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"Happy, Happy Birthday"

About this design:

"Happy,Happy Birthday is one of my favorite creations ever. The Krobo beads in the Birthday Cake pattern were my inspiration. I chose to use the green and blue ones with tiny yellow bows. I let the colors in these help me choose the remainder of the beads. The piece also contains 11mm re-cycled glass beads in blue, yellow and orange; stacks of freeform orange magnesite, and silver accent beads. The necklace closes with a tribal looking toggle clasp.


African re-cycled beads in the Birthday Cake pattern, 11mm re-cycled glass beads in orange, blue and yellow, stacks of freeform orange magnesite, silver disc spacers, silver toggle clasp

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  1. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Instant Fiesta! Love the colors and the design you have made with them. :)

  2. SYD Sydney H
    SYD Sydney H says:

    that’s a very striking necklace; had to really look at for about 2 min. before deciding it appealed to me. I love those thin squares and Krobo beads – in any colors.

  3. Peggy3
    Peggy3 says:

    Love it

  4. Rachel-A
    Rachel-A says:

    You are very clever with color; I love seeing your designs :D

  5. Laud
    Laud says:

    Beautiful colors, patterns and textures. An all-around great piece.

  6. DayLily aka Del
    DayLily aka Del says:

    So happy and festive. Love it.

  7. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    Ooooooooo! LOVE! Using the stacked magnesite was a brilliant choice!! It beautifully accentuates the Krobo beads and the recycled glass ties it all together! I want one! :-)

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