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Cheerfully Colorful!

About this design:

I love the Mardi Gras beads. They are so colorful and truly brings out your cheerful side. I mix this necklace with Turquoise Howlite beads, and solid copper beads. The pendant is made with a Blue Jade cabochon, wire wrapped in copper wire.


Mardi Gras Mosaic Stone Graduated Ladder, Howlite Turquoise, copper wire, copper beads

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  1. SYD Sydney H
    SYD Sydney H says:

    Okay; comments here are to be – honest? You did a beautiful job on this; especially the pendant; it truly looks like a real cabachon ‘setting’. But as a whole it is not to my taste. But the colors are good, very good. I know a lot of people who would wear this in a minute.

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    Truly Free Creations says:

    Thank Sydney. All comments are appreciated. I love making pieces that are bold and unique. Bringing together different colors, shapes and materials to make one cohesive piece is artwork to me. It’s not for everyone but it is a statement piece that stands out

  3. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Instant Fiesta! Cheerful and fun. :)

  4. Beading Hippie  Shawn
    Beading Hippie Shawn says:

    So bright and cheerful! Little Round Chick is right…Instant Fiesta . Also…very nice work, your work on the pendant is outstanding!

  5. KatsAllThat
    KatsAllThat says:

    Fun and quirky with a slight ethnic feel. You used the colors well.

  6. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    I’m a devotee of the Mardi Gras beads also and what you’ve done with them is stunning!

  7. DayLily aka Del
    DayLily aka Del says:

    Completely stunning. I love the wire wrapping. Great design.

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    Truly Free Creations says:

    Thank you everyone for the wonderful comments.

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