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Left Overs

About this design:

I had the pendant for a while and I just could not come up with a design so I started looking through some of old beads and I tried to match the colors of the pendant and this is what I came up with.


Tigers eye, Bronzite, glass beads and the pendant is made out of wood.

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  1. doktordesigns
    doktordesigns says:

    Looks like a 5-course Zagat rated meal to me! Love the warm colors and complex texture.

    Shani, I hope you will participate in the orphan bead swap we’ve been discussing–looks like you have a special talent for odds and ends. :)

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    K H says:

    Great necklace!!!! I think that using leftovers generates some of the most creative pieces!!! :)

  3. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    What a great necklace and earrings set, Shani! That pendant is fab — I would never have guessed it was wood! Love your design! :D

  4. Fashion Chick aka SC
    Fashion Chick aka SC says:

    Great pieces!

  5. Sandra Martinez
    Sandra Martinez says:

    WOWZA! Bronzite and tigereye??????????? Great combo and fabulous necklace!!!

  6. Shani
    Shani says:

    I agree with KH leftovers make you think outside of the box and it inspire you to come up with something different.

    Dok. Thank you for the great comment and I would love to be a part of your Orphan program.

    Lynn, Fashion Chick and Sali Jo Thank You so much. Sali Jo I kept second guessing myself with the combination of the Bronzite and the Tigers eye when it was finished I was satisfied.

  7. Happy Chick aka Harriet
    Happy Chick aka Harriet says:

    Inspired!!! Very pretty! :D

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    Dora H says:

    Great Creation !! I would’nt have guessed that was a wood pendant !

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    Brenda H says:

    When I first saw this I thought the pendant was Bronzite. I’ve used two similar wood pendants and they’re patterns and coloring are very pretty, but I never thought of these combinations… it’s a beautiful necklace!

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    Deb D Grammy Chick says:

    What a wonderful use of “left overs”, Shani! This is absolutely gorgeous, and, like Lynn and Dora, I would never have guessed that the pendant was wood. Just goes to show what thinking outside the box can inspire! :D

  11. Linda Talbott
    Linda Talbott says:

    I really admire people who combine semi-precious stones with wood. I’ve seen many wonderful designs, and yours is kind of the epitome. What was a wonderful surprise was when I looked at the enlarged view and saw the vermeil spacers. They are a beautiful accent to the other beads Very beautiful ~ Linda

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    Faithful Chick aka Faith says:

    Beautiful creation. Goes to show there is not much out there that is not able to be made into something wonderful. It just takes more time and thought to have it all come together.

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