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Halfsies

About this design:

It seems I've broken one of my design rules. The one were I try to do things in odd numbers. But I wanted to see what a half and half design would look like. Hmmm....what rule should I break next? This is fun.

Components:

Weave Got Maille jump rings for the Half Persian 4 in 1 chainmaille weave, 18 & 20 gauge wire, Peruvian Turquoise 8mm rounds (LB), and my handmade clasp for the necklace.

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    Mary - Sweet Chick says:

    When it comes to design “rules”….All of ‘em!!
    This is really cool! Balanced in it’s dichotomy….beautiful! I think you’re on the something here. :-)

  2. dolllady aka Pam
    dolllady aka Pam says:

    So super pretty. I love the combination of turquoise and the chainmaille.

  3. Beady Little Eyes
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    I love this also. Half and half is so much fun. The turquoise beads are beautiful with the 2 tone chainmail. Just beautiful.

  4. K Ralston
    K Ralston says:

    Rules? We don’t need no stinking rules, LOL. The turquoise is beautiful. Chainmail looks hard to do. You do it very well. It’s perfect.

  5. sweetjane
    sweetjane says:

    I always love your chainmail pieces….they are always right on! This one is no exception. I have always thought rules were made to be broken.

  6. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Hey I’m into asymmetrical and these aren’t that different. I do like the contrast between the metal and stone and the colors and textures. Great color and design.

    Now about those rules…. According to Vladimer Lenin, the godfather of communism, “Rules are like piecrust… made to be broken.” (Actually he said promises are like pie crust… but I’m sure he would have felt the same way about rules.)

  7. Crystal Canary
    Crystal Canary says:

    Standout & exceptional set! Using the two different colors in the chainmaille has such a ‘smart’ and stylish effect. I love it paired with the warm tones of the Peruvian Turquoise! Isn’t it great to step outside our own rules when creating? This really is beautiful work Kye! :)

  8. kye
    kye says:

    Thanks for the positive feedback. :)

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