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About this design:

I was just playing with layering the filligree and here is how it came out. Don't know if I will take it to the meeting on Monday or list it in my etsy store (trymydesigns). Is ist too much? This puppy is pretty big! lol


brass filigree pieces, jumprings, green and brown silk hand dyed fairy ribbon

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  1. karen blasdel
    karen blasdel says:

    Oh WOW, I love it. Not too big at all. Fave!!!!

  2. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    Very nice, and some people like them big.

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

    Wow D I really like it!!1 when did you open your etsy site/ I’ll have to check it out!!!

  4. Diane Cauley
    Diane Cauley says:

    Thanks so much Karen & Lynn :D It measures 3″ by 3″. I guess thats not too big at all.

  5. Diane Cauley
    Diane Cauley says:

    Hi Deb! I’ve had it opened since late last year and have not sold a thing :( Right now I only have 2 things listed so I think I may throw this one up tonight. And thanks :D YFIBs, Diane

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    Faithful Chick aka Faith says:

    This looks wonderful I love the combination. I’m afraid I’m not into big; but as others said there are those who are. Now Let This Old Grammy Get In Your Face Young Woman! How do you expect any of us to go to your site (might I remind you we’ve seen your beautiful creations) to even make a purchase of your lovely designs. Please Please (I am now using my sweet Grammy voice put your website address on your profile and be sure it works. I had a devil of a time getting onto anybodys Artfire sites. Plus do you have a first name or do I just keep calling you “D”. I probably saw it at one time and wrote it on my chick list; but I don’t know where that is right now and I am lucky to remember my grandchildrens names (the ones I’ve only been with a couple times) Well shoot that’s not saying much I’m lucky to remember my own name (couldn’t remember how old I was at the doctors the other day)

  7. Aqua Chickie Cat
    Aqua Chickie Cat says:

    You use the formal form of address, “Ms. Cauley”.

  8. Diane Cauley
    Diane Cauley says:

    Just changed my screen name and no longer anonymous lol! Scary, now the serial killers on the site will find me lol! Ha-ha :) Aqua Cat. Made me laugh. Faith, I always forget how old I am and don’t know how old my brother and sister or my mother are either. I will work on the website address for sure Faith :) Thank you. Both of you gave me a good giggle and put a smile on my face. This has been a terrible day for me. Take care!

  9. Green Eyed Lady Chick
    Green Eyed Lady Chick says:

    Diane you are the Queen of Filligree! Another great piece really love this one, a fav!!

  10. Frida
    Frida says:

    The QUEEEN OF FILLIGREE oh yes Beth I’am with you on that! Love this! Fave!

    Diane you seems like a beautiful and wonderful person. I think your stuff is awesome and think that there are many people that want to buy and gonna appricate your stuff, cuz you are tallented! Wish to see a pic of you smiling to the world, sunshine in your face! I send you some energy! Ohh almost sounds like I would go down on my knee and make a proposal LOL don’t worry :) Hope I make some sence :) Hugs

  11. KittyMom Linda
    KittyMom Linda says:

    Faith, who wound you up this morning already girl, sounds like you are having a ball today!! How did the wedding go, have you heard anything from them yet? Diane, this is beautiful, and definitely not too big. Check out the fashion mags – mega size is in. I think this is gorgeous.

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    Valley Girl says:

    I love this… I would buy, wear it and love all the compliments I received… Love the ribbon also.

  13. Cuban Queen Crazy Chick
    Cuban Queen Crazy Chick says:

    Wow, Diane, your designs just keep getting better and better! Too much? Too big? NO WAY!! :D

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    Judith Ann Boyer says:

    Go big or go home!!:) I live by that motto!! LOL..This is adorable, I would buy anything you made I love all your pieces…

  15. Harmony on Strings
    Harmony on Strings says:

    Another winner, yours always are.

  16. Violet
    Violet says:

    Diane, this is amazing !! I love it !!! And BIG is definitely in right now….
    Like Linda said, all of the fashion magazines are highlighting big jewelry !!!!

  17. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    You, my filigree friend, had better BEWARE of Simon Le Filigree. He is not a serial killer but he’s a collector and he collects filigrees and the fancy things that come with them. Beware, oh Queen of Filigree, this fashion forward filigree may be a foible to fantastic for Simon not to filch! Now say that 10X as fast as you can. :D

    BTW.. Love it!

  18. KittyMom Linda
    KittyMom Linda says:

    Oh oh, Little Round Chick is wound up too – everyone must have spring fever – yippee!

    KPJEWELS says:

    Maybe Diane needs a chicky name, like Filigree Chick. LOL. Love the filigree.

  20. Buster Browns MoM
    Buster Browns MoM says:

    This is awesome “D”… your work with the vintaj brass is brilliant!!

  21. Jewelry by Shannon
    Jewelry by Shannon says:

    Love it too … BIG is in.

    … and so nice to meet you Diane! Convo above had me smiling. SLS

  22. ChickyD aka Debra
    ChickyD aka Debra says:

    Very, very, very KEWL, Diane! I like it very much, indeed!

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