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My Version - Xmas Crystal Trees

About this design:

I like to make these a little different sometimes. I only use 3 sizes or margarita flower crystal, and sometimes I use a copper bead cone/cap for the end, or a topaz squashed spacer & bicone for the top. Even adding a crystal rondelle spacer makes it a little more festive! Do you all make & sell these at your shows?

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    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    Cindy these are nice! They are fast sellers!

  2. amkcreations aka Amanda
    amkcreations aka Amanda says:

    I haven’t made them yet, but I hope to. They’re cute.

  3. Jade aka Caryn
    Jade aka Caryn says:

    cute cute cute!!!!

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    K H says:

    I made a pair for myself using the clear AB crystal margaritas. They look like ice-covered pines, and can be worn into January.

  5. Chicky Bear-Tara
    Chicky Bear-Tara says:

    I made some last year for the girls in my department at work. I used birthstone colors for the very top so that each would be unique. The ladies loved them.

  6. grama rose aka stormy
    grama rose aka stormy says:

    Not me but I think they are darling!!!

  7. Beadlady3 aka Cindy
    Beadlady3 aka Cindy says:

    @KH – oh, I like the idea of clear crystal! Might have to try that.
    @Chicky Bear-Tara – I like the birthstone color idea too. That could work for the sisters & SILs.

    This is the first time I did some on GF instead of all SS.

  8. C Clark
    C Clark says:

    Hi Cindy,
    I made some last year but I really like yours. Here are the ones I made.

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  9. C Clark
    C Clark says:

    One More….


  10. Mommykat Bubbly Chick
    Mommykat Bubbly Chick says:

    Cindy, all of these are so cute! I love it, instant sellers….good luck! :D

  11. karen blasdel
    karen blasdel says:

    These are great, bet they sell really quickly!!

  12. Bettys Beads
    Bettys Beads says:

    I’ve made these the last three years for my open house I have the first weekend in Dec. They are great sellers, but I sell more of the crystal ones, because they are more versitle. I use 4 sizes of margarita’s.

  13. Beadlady3 aka Cindy
    Beadlady3 aka Cindy says:

    @C Clark – Love the snowmen! I tried those last year, sold all but one pair. Sometimes with the trees I use peridot and erinite crystals, too, but this year I just got emerald. I also get those small ornaments from a hobby store & make earrings from them. They sell pretty well, too.
    Thanks everyone for the encouragement & sharing!

  14. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    How cute are these! :D

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