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Autumn Colors

About this design:

This was a past box from my bead club that was on clearance. I love Fall colors as you well know. I added only the chain used, a strip of 10mm cork, and a gold leaf pendant.

Components:

The beads were wood, ceramic, shell, seed beads and glass. All of the beads plus the main copper leaf and one gold leaf. I added a second gold leaf from my stash.

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  1. S KatollakaSue
    S KatollakaSue says:

    A really wonderful use of autumn colors. A fave!

  2. Asia
    Asia says:

    This is beautiful, love the dangles and how you used the cork, great idea :D

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    Moogie says:

    The style of your necklace is great! These kinds of ideas aren’t part of the gallery in my brain! I’d have to see a picture to be reminded to make something similar. So, into my favs!

  4. Sophiebug
    Sophiebug says:

    Best use of cork for the win! Love that, love the colors! Sometimes I see autumn color collections that are rather drab, but yours are the exact opposite. Autumn colors can really be bold and exciting-perfect example here!

  5. sweetjane
    sweetjane says:

    This is just a fabulous necklace! I love your design..very clever and the colors are great!

  6. dolllady aka Pam
    dolllady aka Pam says:

    Ditto to what everyone else has said!

  7. JC Hamm
    JC Hamm says:

    Absolutely gorgeous! !!

  8. Crystal Canary
    Crystal Canary says:

    Luv the burst of color! I think it is cool how you used the cork piece in the front to hang all the goodies from–very unique–and it adds to the earthly feel of the design. :)

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    Poms Forever aka Donna says:

    Thanks everyone! I am glad you liked it. The colors are bright and cherry. Made me happy to make the necklaces! I thought about how I could incorporate all three leaf pendants and VIOLA! I am learning to rivet and put in eyelets. I think they dress up a leather design!

  10. G Layne AKA Gail
    G Layne AKA Gail says:

    The colors are fabulous and I love what you did with the cork.
    Is your bead club like a subscription box?

  11. C Ferguson aka Annie
    C Ferguson aka Annie says:

    I too, am loving your colours in this. The cork with the rivets is such a neat idea. I would never have thought to use it this way. Very nice. :)

  12. kye
    kye says:

    That cork strip caught my eye right away. Very clever design. Really beautiful use of color and texture too.

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