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The Days Grow Long

About this design:

Saw all of the leaves hanging and falling so I made a brooch. So much fun.

Components:

Many colors of 11/0 seed beads.

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  1. Robin nursechick
    Robin nursechick says:

    Oh my goodness Beady! This is perfect in every way! The colors are a beautiful blend of fall colors. Love it!

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    bluedog says:

    Yep, you have all of the beautiful fall colors! What size is this? Did you do a pin back?

  3. Maggies Mom
    Maggies Mom says:

    Very pretty!

  4. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    I do like your color choices for this brooch. Autumn colors are my favorite. This may be a pin but it would look great framed as a picture.

    We don’t get much autumn color except for the liquid amber trees. Oh well that’s the price you pay to live in almost perpetual sunshine except for May gray and June gloom.

  5. Beady Little Eyes
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    Thank you all.

    LRC – I haven’t seen a palm tree in over 15 years. I had a wonderful mission fig tree in my yard – delicious. There are many things I miss. Especially the Pacific.
    But here I am with the falling leaves. (I enjoy them also.)

  6. Beady Little Eyes
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    bluedog – It’s a little over 2 inches with a regular pin back (the kind that closes over the pin)

  7. kye
    kye says:

    How beautiful is this?! The colors you chose are so rich and luscious. Perfect representation of fall leaves.

  8. sweetjane
    sweetjane says:

    The perfect little Fall brooch!! I would wear this no matter what I had on!

  9. Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked says:

    Beautiful little piece to dress up a fall sweater or coat! I could also see it pinned to a hat or knit cap!

  10. Beady Little Eyes
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    Thanks sweetjane and Fresh Baked. I like the idea of pinning it to a hat.

  11. Crystal Canary
    Crystal Canary says:

    I love autumn with all the changing leaves and colors. Nice interpretation transferred literally into jewelry!

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