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Boho Beauty

About this design:

I was inspired by the beauty, depth of color and variance in the designs in the Terra Agate beads. I was also inspired to create something with a boho chic copper pendant I had and wanted to make a special birthday gift for a friend of mine. I made her 2 necklaces to be worn alone or altered. Both are knotted. I apologize for the bad photography, this was snapped quickly on my way to deliver the gift to my friend to have a record of my design.


6mm Aqua Terra Agate Beads, Copper coated hematite Buddha beads, copper Czech glass “O” beads, copper metallic hematite 3mm cubes, Czech Glass Green Turquoise Picasso Fire Polished Rondelles, Antique Copper Rollo Satellite Chain, Antique copper head pins, bead tips 3mm, and 4mm jump rings. C-lon .5mm turquoise cord, antique copper toggle clasps, and large antique copper etched tribal print crescent pendant. All items from Lima beads except for the pendant, copper plated hematite spacer beads, and antique copper toggle clasps.

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  1. Crystal Canary
    Crystal Canary says:

    DJ, I luv 2 bead too! What a great necklace! I love how you did the focal with the chain-work, and then knotted the rest with the turquoise C-lon. The touch of color the cording adds between the beads picks up the Aqua Terra nicely. Your friend will be ecstatic over this set.

    I looked back at some of your designs, as I hadn’t seen any of your posts before, and wanted to tell you, it’s nice that you’re posting again. I started visiting Lima soon after your last post. Hope to see some more of your designs. I really liked your ‘Sparkle and Smoke’ bracelet with the natural nuggets, which I’m really into right now. Look forward to see some more! :)

  2. Chickie Nonnie T
    Chickie Nonnie T says:

    Beautiful pair of necklaces! I’m sure your friend must have loved them.

  3. Beady Little Eyes
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    Very pretty necklaces. I really like the balance between the tiny and large beads and the colors are great.

  4. Robin nursechick
    Robin nursechick says:

    A beautiful necklace! I love the aqua terra too. You did an awesome job combining the two pieces. The copper is a perfect pairing for your theme and the stones. Thx for sharing your work with us!

  5. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    WOW! Great design and color! Love the aqua terra beads and the gorgeous mix of colors. The focal adds a nice BOHO touch.

  6. DJluvs2bead
    DJluvs2bead says:

    Wow! Thank you everyone for your kind comments! What a lovely community of wonderfully talented people

  7. kye
    kye says:

    Oh wow! I love those aqua terra agate beads too. Your necklaces are just beautiful. Copper was a wonderful choice to accent the rich beauty of the agate. Lucky friend.

  8. Crystal Canary
    Crystal Canary says:

    DJ, I got a partial message from you…go ahead a try again–the messages do go thru even though they look like they don’t! Would love for you to update your profile and tell us a little about yourself and your passions!

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