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So Purple

About this design:

Fell in love with the clear Czech glass rice beads. So I made a trellis and added flowers.


Seed beads 11/0 -Terra Pearl Lilac, Toho #1 Opaque Lustered Light Beige and Delica Matte Forest -, 15/0 seed beads - Crystal Clear (for the clasp), 6 mm Glass Purple Flowers, 6 x 4 mm Alexandrite Czech Glass Rice Beads, 25 mm Silver Plated Magnetic Clasp

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    thegreenzebra says:

    Beady, this is Magnificent! Love the colors, your pattern and the intricate vine on the side, incredible detail. You work magic!

  2. dolllady aka Pam
    dolllady aka Pam says:

    Splendid necklace! The sparkle makes it look like two hole squares. The close up then revealed the intricate trellis and vine. Wow! You rock the world of beads stitching.

  3. Beady Little Eyes
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    Thanks Pam and GZ. This one was so much fun.

  4. Robin nursechick
    Robin nursechick says:

    Wow! This is awesome, Beady! I love the way you have flowers climbing the trellis. You did a magnificent job !

  5. Phoenix
    Phoenix says:

    Another work of art! Pretty and delicate- great job BLE!

  6. K Ralston
    K Ralston says:

    What a beautiful piece BLE. Love the rice beads and the vines on the one side. I forgot to check in yesterday and everyone has been so busy! I like necklaces with the V neck like this one.

  7. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    What a novel design. Love your purple trellis and its little green “leaves.”

  8. Beady Little Eyes
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    Thanks everyone!

  9. kye
    kye says:

    This is so pretty and amazing. Such a delicate beauty.

  10. Crystal Canary
    Crystal Canary says:

    Nice! I love the vine & the airy feel of the clear beads you used for the trellis. The way they reflect the light seems both feminine & fresh. You come up with the most interesting designs–it’s always a joy to see what you’ll post next!

  11. Beady Little Eyes
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    Thanks CC and kye for your sweet comments. Crystal – Yes, it’s quite sparkly.

  12. sweetjane
    sweetjane says:

    This has got to be one of my all time favorites of yours!! Adding the trellis was ingenious !

  13. Beady Little Eyes
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    Thanks so much for the lovely comment sweetjane.

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    C Edmonds says:

    This is gorgeous!! The clear beads resemble ice cubes, and I love the “vine” effect,too!! I received my first order today and can’t wait to get working with the beautiful beads I chose!

  15. Beady Little Eyes
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    Thank you C Edmonds. Can’t wait to see what you make with your new beads. Yay.

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