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Kazari Teal

About this design:

This is my very first posting! A new friend on LB has encouraged me to here goes. So many of you have inspired me and started my creative juices flowing. I love all you do fellow beaders. They say that imitation is the best form of flattery!


Kazuri Teal. Kazuri beads, amazonite (LB), turquoise(LB), black swarovski pearls, a lampwork bead, bali bead caps, silver daily spacers, picasso glass, a sterling silver S clasp.

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  1. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Welcome to the wonderful universe of the Design Gallery. It is a great place to hang out and meet fab jewelry artists.

    BTW your design is gorgeous. Love the colors and the beautiful beads. Post more! :)

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    Faithful Chick aka Faith says:

    Lovely and welcome to this very addictive site.

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    Vampire Chickie Ravin says:

    Welcome to LB!! And allow me to say FAVE, this is a rockin’ neccklace, and going right into my favorites!!

  4. CAS
    CAS says:

    Super gorgeous LeighAnn!! I love how you blended all the colors from the Kazuri so that they seem an extenstion of the stone, lovely!


  5. The Dud
    The Dud says:

    LeighAnn, what a perfect fist posting! I’m looking forward to seeing more of your designs.

  6. Sandra Martinez
    Sandra Martinez says:

    What a beauty. Love the colors and the bead combos! Not your first design tho….huh? Maybe your first to post here? Don’t be did great!

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    Mary - Sweet Chick says:

    Welcome to the Gallery LeighAnn!
    This is beautiful! Love the colors in this piece.
    And I’m very happy your friend convinced you to post it! :-D

  8. Shanti P
    Shanti P says:

    I’m a big fan of the Kazuri beads – very pretty design. Welcome aboard!

  9. Linda Talbott
    Linda Talbott says:

    Welcome to the Design Gallery … love your necklace; all the different elements work so well together. I agree with whomever said post some more. : )

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    LeighAnn F says:

    Thank you all for your kind words. It is kinda nerve racking making your first post public. You all are such talented artists!

  11. KittyMom Linda
    KittyMom Linda says:

    WELCOME! See, that wasn’t so hard was it. Your piece is great and we all EXPECT to see much more from you. Into my faves.

  12. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    Welcome to LB, and like your necklace.

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    Lynda aka DivaChick says:

    Leigh Ann, this is absolutely beautiful! You had nothing to be nervous about. Thank you for sharing with us, I hope you’ll post more soon, and welcome to LB! :)

  14. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    Leigh Ann, I’m so glad you found the Design Gallery! This necklace is so lovely! Great colors and fabulous design! :D Welcome!!!

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    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    Welcome to design gallery beautiful necklace love the colors!!!

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    Jeannes Gems - Gem Chick says:

    Welcome Leigh Ann!
    I love your combination of beads. They complement each other so well.
    And the colors are favorites of mine!
    Looking forward to more of your designs!

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