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Clusters? Drops ? Dangles?

About this design:

A friend suggested I make different designs of these (what ever you call them) that could be switched between long chains, short chains, neck rings, leather cords. So I did and here are a few of them.

You can see they are made with a variety of beads, metal pieces and some with a pearl hanging from sections of chain and ready to attach to what ever.


glass beads, seed beads, stone, crystal, metal pieces, clay, tiger eye. turquoise and pearls

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  1. Maggies Mom
    Maggies Mom says:

    I especially like the turquoise one; great way to use up leftover beads!

  2. Robin nursechick
    Robin nursechick says:

    very nice! I like all of them!

  3. kye
    kye says:

    Great idea and great look.

  4. Medieval Momma
    Medieval Momma says:

    Great idea! I like the pearl one best but they are all wonderful. How do you plan to attach them?

  5. Beauty Sought Khristin
    Beauty Sought Khristin says:

    These would be great as interchangeable jewelry! You could do so much with them! You could almost make a “harp” out of wire and wear them as charms! Great idea and so pretty!

  6. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    MM, I plan to put a jump ring on the end of each chain. The cluster can hang from it or a lobster claw clasp can be used to make it even easier to switch them. This is a quick and easy way to add a focal to almost any thing.

    Thanks for the nice comments everyone. :)

  7. Kathryn R
    Kathryn R says:

    Love these clusters! So fashionable and I’d love to see them on a fine long chain.

  8. Moogie
    Moogie says:

    What a great idea! I like all your choices for your drop clusters.

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