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Pink Wheel

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This it my newest component created using the netting technique. I have been on a seed bead kick lately. Not sure what I am going to make with it. Any ideas??


4mm round pink coral, 11mm seed beads

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  1. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    It would make a lovely pendant. How large is it? Or made in winter colors it would be a gorgeous tree ornament. Regardless of how it is used it is a wonderful design with beautiful craftsmanship. :)

  2. Green Eyed Lady Chick
    Green Eyed Lady Chick says:

    Jill this is fabulous! Nancy ideas are very good and depending on size many others things as well, a facal perhaps. It’s lovely whatever you decide!

  3. Skittles mommy
    Skittles mommy says:

    Great piece…I would use it as a focal, but not in the center. Can’t wait to see what you decide to do!

  4. Wemai Coffee Chick
    Wemai Coffee Chick says:

    Wow – how sweet, Jill!

  5. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    What fantastic beadwork, Jill! Love the color — I also would like to know the size of the finished piece. A focal for a necklace or bracelet was my first thought or make another and have a pair for earrings (depending on size). :D

  6. Vampire Chickie Ravin
    Vampire Chickie Ravin says:

    Beautiful, I could see it as the focal on a ribbon necklace, or on a beaded lariat, only have it kinda to the side, with the strands hanging down from it from the side, maybe make it adjustable, so it could be slid up and down for either a choker or long piece that could be worn to the side or front….erm…sorry…babbling..just some things that popped into my over crowded head…

  7. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    Beautiful focal! ;)

  8. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    Would make a great focal..pretty

  9. Cecilia-Gems of Heaven
    Cecilia-Gems of Heaven says:

    Very pretty. I could see it as the focal piece on cream and pink ribbon with a few pearls scattered here and there held in place by knotting in the ribbon. :-)

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    Classy Chick JbyJill says:

    Hmmmmmm….. my wheels are turning!! Thank you for all your posts!! I definitely want to make it a focal, but I think I would like it on the side!!! But I also love the idea of making it into a lariat! Well…..we will just have to see!!
    I also made a green one, so maybe I can do both!!

  11. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    I like your idea of a “side focal” — ooh, and a green one, too! What fun! :D

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    Classy Chick JbyJill says:

    Cecilia~ I love your idea too!! I haven’t worked with ribbon…. How would you attach it to the ribbon? And how would you attach a clasp?

  13. ChickyD aka Debra
    ChickyD aka Debra says:

    Pendant, Jill!!!!!!! It’s gorgeous! I took a class called “Friendship Rings”. They’re similar. Everybody made a bunch. Some people exchanged theirs with each other…..friendship rings. They wear them in groups on necklaces…Some use silver chokers to string them on. One lady has hers strung on a viking knit necklace she made. They make a real statement.

    I’ve been on a seed bead kick, myself, lately. Seed beading is therapeutic for me. I’m wearing seed bead jewelry at the moment…..

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

    Debra, those sound like wonderful ideas for Jill! :)

  15. karen blasdel
    karen blasdel says:

    This is amazing, I bow to all the seed bead makers, it looks so complicated, and my poor old eyes, I don’t think I could do. I agree with the other ladies suggestions. It would look amazing as a focal. I also like the idea of using ribbon, that would be awesome!!

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    Deb D Grammy Chick says:

    This is absolutely gorgeous, Jill! I think all the ideas are worth considering…you could just make more of these and try them all! I do like the idea of the side focal. :D

  17. Chicky Bear-Tara
    Chicky Bear-Tara says:

    This is splendid Jill. I’m sure whatever you make with it will be gorgeous!

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