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Denim Blues

About this design:

People get in the habit of giving me findings. I get neat stuff sometimes; old buttons, broken necklaces, etc that I pick apart & put back together with other beads & findings I have. This pendant, actually started it's life as cloisonné hair barrette, that I cut in 1/2 & filed smooth. I usually wear it with a white T & denim skirt or capris.


Blue Lapis, silver & glass chip beads.

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    Debbi aka Sparkle Chick says:

    Talk about resourceful and clever! I really like this Becca…it’s casual and so summer/denim friendly..perfect with a white T & capris!

  2. JoanneGirlies Bling
    JoanneGirlies Bling says:

    Gorgeous set. Love that pendant!!

  3. Happy Chick aka Harriet
    Happy Chick aka Harriet says:

    Great way to adapt what you have to make something new and pretty. You get to enjoy this all summer. Nice earrings, too. :-)

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    RubberT aka Plucky Chick says:

    Really nice!

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    Lynda aka DivaChick says:

    I love this, Becca! It really speaks to me and I would wear it every day. Fabulous!

  6. Shannon aka Silly Chick
    Shannon aka Silly Chick says:

    Very cool, Beeca! Love that the pendant was ‘reincarnated’ so-to-speak! Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, right? Just beautiful!

  7. Dangles Designs
    Dangles Designs says:

    Ok, this one got me! This is my favorite piece so far. Becca, you get 5 stars!

  8. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    Becca, this is just adorable! What a clever idea! I love to reuse and adapt, also. Cute earrings, too! :D

  9. moarkgal
    moarkgal says:

    Love the recycling! Very nice.

  10. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    A very interesting and beautiful pendant. Recycling presents a whole new design challenge and you have met the challenge. My friends frequently give me interesting items to reuse and I must admit I really enjoy finding a new way to use old things.

  11. Leigh D
    Leigh D says:

    This is so cool! Very casual but chic at the same time. I have friends and family who also give me old jewelry pieces, jewelry that has broken and so forth to do with as I please and I love it. I find that it is a way to experiment with beads that I would not normally purchase but it also adds a recycled element to my pieces. Good job.

  12. Its Herr Jewelry
    Its Herr Jewelry says:

    Great idea, looks very nice.

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    Mary - Sweet Chick says:

    I love your creativity Becca. And the fact that its recycling makes it just that much more appealing!
    Amazing handy work with the barrette! :-D

  14. Becca W
    Becca W says:

    Thanks Chickies! Hope you all enjoy your day!

  15. Fashion Chick aka SC
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