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Suggestions Please!

About this design:

With Valentine's almost here, I wanted to make the beads just simple. For some reason, I'm getting into doing bracelets more than necklaces. I added shells, one with beautiful browns & the other with grays. However, I think it needs somemore "pop". I'm thinking a metal heart charm. Suggestions & Comments Wanted!


Polymer Clay beads, Sterling (plated)chain & clasps, Shell beads from Blue Moon

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    Vampire Chickie Ravin says:

    I think a heart charm would be perfect on this, though I like it as is as well!!

  2. Violet
    Violet says:

    I like this , very pretty… but yes, for Valentines Day a heart charm would be nice ….

  3. grama rose aka stormy
    grama rose aka stormy says:

    it looks good enough to eat the shells look like candy to me..I guess I’m craving…if it where me i would add a few little drops just to make it “bling”….

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    Jeannes Gems - Gem Chick says:

    pretty beads!
    Great bracelet designs! Love the idea a little heart dangle. I’d probably add some silver daisies or heishi’s for some brightness.

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    Kimberly f says:

    I love it they it is, but you can add a heart charm and maybe some clear crystal for a little bling-bling, not to much so that it want take away from the orginal design. Love it.

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    B Stafford says:

    Thank you for all your wonderful comments & suggestions!

  7. KittyMom Linda
    KittyMom Linda says:

    What a grand design. I love it just the way it is, but you can add a heart charm on and remove it when you don’t want to be so sentimental. I think it whispers Valentine without shouting it. I LOVE the way you used the shells. Great job.

  8. Happy Chick aka Harriet
    Happy Chick aka Harriet says:

    I like this!!! :D
    Princess Purple Butterfly Chick says “You make nice jewelry. I think YES to put a heart on it for Valentine. That will be very pop and very charming, and my favorite shapes are hearts.” :D

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    Faithful Chick aka Faith says:

    A beauty I think I would leave it alone. I am not much on dangles. The bracelet says Happy Valentines day without shouting. Very Nice.

  10. Linda Talbott
    Linda Talbott says:

    This is beautiful. I love the way you combined the different elements. Great statement!

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    B Stafford says:

    I want to shout out thank you to all you great ladies, and fellow beaders! Your suggestions & comments, mean the world to me! Thank you!!!

  12. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    I love the idea of adding a heart charm and possibly adding some “bling” via crystals or silver spacers. Beautiful! :D

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