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Alice

About this design:

A depiction of Alice's journey through Wonderland. After all: "No wise fish would go anywhere without a porpoise." - The Mock Turtle
Beautiful cabochon. Necklace 8 bead rope on one side and 2 - 3 bead ropes on the other side. Some little charms and mushrooms for ambience. Thanks again Robin - so fun.

Components:

11/0 seed beads - many colors - mostly Opaque Luster Light Beige - Black - Mint green, 15/0 seed beads - Transparent beige, 20 mm mushrooms, little charms - key -tea pot - card - 6 mm stones (2) , LB Tierra Cast toggles (2) Ant. Gold Plated, Tierra Cast 8 mm Leaf Bead caps, 8/0 Seed beads Turquoise

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  1. Beady Little Eyes
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    2 more pics

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  2. bojo ranch girl
    bojo ranch girl says:

    So wonderful. Love all the different elements.

  3. sweetjane
    sweetjane says:

    How wonderful is this!! I love everything about this necklace…you did a super job!!

  4. Robin nursechick
    Robin nursechick says:

    oh my gosh! Beady, she is absolutely wonderful-Im smiling, smiling and smiling some more. Each little detail is so appropriate, “When I used to read fairy tales, I fancied that kind of thing never happened, and now here I am in the middle of one” The Rabbit. You have so outdone this. Those little mushrooms are adorable. great work and depiction! What a journey! I think I’ll take some tea!

  5. Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked says:

    Such imagination! Love all the little details to enjoy on this necklace…Alice would treasure it I’m sure.

  6. Beady Little Eyes
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    Thank you all so much.
    Robin – Glad I made you smile.
    One last quote – “If you don’t know where you’re going any road can take you there.” – The Cheshire Cat

    The bottle is filled with Glow in the Dark nail polish.

  7. Stingray
    Stingray says:

    I love all of the clever detail in this.

  8. Robin nursechick
    Robin nursechick says:

    beady did you bead your necklace in separate strands? how did you do that?

  9. Beady Little Eyes
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    Thanks Stingray.
    Robin – yes – one side is 2 strands. I added the mushrooms then twisted and sewed them together. Reduced it from 6 beads to 4 and made a loop around the fob. The 8 bead strand I also reduced and looped it around the fob for drapiness.

  10. kye
    kye says:

    Oh my BLE! This is such a special necklace. You are so creative. There is so much to admire about this clever design. So well thought out and magical. The stopwatch idea is fantastic! Wow!

  11. Jogi
    Jogi says:

    I just love this! You are so creative!

  12. Beady Little Eyes
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    Thank you both so much.

  13. Crystal Canary
    Crystal Canary says:

    Beady, Every detail is perfect! Now let’s see… ‘one pill makes you larger, and one pill makes you small, and the ones that mother gives you, don’t do anything at all.’ Go ask Alice… What an amusing & fun-filled piece!

  14. Beady Little Eyes
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    Funny Crystal – thanks.

  15. Crystal Canary
    Crystal Canary says:

    Isn’t it funny how we remember lyrics from songs that we heard when we were young–yet now, we’re always asking where we set the keys?! :)

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