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Argyle Socks


About this design:

I know - another seed bead tube. Yawn. Yet, so fun to make. This is a Russian spiral. I like the way the large seed beads go in one direction and the tiny green ones in the other direction. Reminded me of argyle. I made the pendant opening large enough to slip off the necklace. Herringbone stitch on the pendant top.

Components:

Seed Beads - 8/0 in black, blue and transparent pink/peach. 15/0 seed beads in light green. 5x12 mm rectangles, pink/peach glass round faceted beads, silver colored clasp

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  1. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    I’ve seen Argyle socks, Argyle sweaters but never Argyle jewelry. What a novel idea. Your Argyle pattern is beautifully crafted with great color. Do you also do plaids and checks? :D

  2. Robin nursechick
    Robin nursechick says:

    Wow! This is my favorite one so far. I love the pattern and colors you chose. Do you follow a pattern with your pieces? Your right it does look like argyle pattern. It’s beautiful!

  3. Beady Little Eyes
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    Thank you ladies. This design is actually easy to do once you get started. It’s very repetitive. Potomac Beads has a nice tutorial. LRC – I don’t know if I can do plaids and checks but maybe I’ll try. I think checks would work with the herringbone stitch.

  4. dolllady aka Pam
    dolllady aka Pam says:

    Great necklace! I like the pendant piece also and the beaded bail.

  5. Crystal Canary
    Crystal Canary says:

    The colors & pattern are so very cool! :)

  6. Beady Little Eyes
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    Thank you all for your comments. Have a great day!

  7. kye
    kye says:

    Spiral ropes are so cool! I love looking at your work. The title cracks me up but it does look like argyle. Wonderful work!

  8. Beady Little Eyes
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    Thank you Kye..

  9. Beauty Sought Khristin
    Beauty Sought Khristin says:

    This is so pretty and well done.

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