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About this design:

I fell in love with this Green Girl butterfly, so the design started by adding the B. Diamond Swarovski Crystal to it, then I wanted to use the golden sheen obsidian and needed something to balance it, the Sm. Quartz Swarovski Crystal looked perfect! Finally I added pieces of flower weave chainmaille between the stones and crystals and the design was ready!


Green Girl Pewter Butterfly with Metamorphosis written on the back, golden sheen obsidian, B. Diamond and Sm. Quartz Swarovski Crystals, antic metal silver Bead caps, 5 and4mm metal Jumprings!

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  1. Violet
    Violet says:

    This is gorgeous !!!
    Love the butterfly and the way you put this all together !!!!

  2. FaeryGoth Chick
    FaeryGoth Chick says:

    Beautiful necklace!

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

    Very pretty! I love what you did with the butterfly!!!

  4. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    Betty, this is gorgeous! :D

  5. karen blasdel
    karen blasdel says:

    I love this one Betty, the colors, butterfly everything looks wonderful!!!

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    Deb D Grammy Chick says:

    Wow, Betty, this is spectacular! I love everything about it…the whole design is wonderful! :D

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    love to bead aka Donna says:

    Great design. Very pretty

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    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    Great design !

  9. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    Beautiful piece!

  10. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    This is so pretty, I like the butterfly.

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    Orchid Betty says:

    Thanks ladies for tour lovely comments!

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    Orchid Betty says:

    Oh writing error, I meant thanks for your lovely comments!
    There should be a way to fix a comment after submitting it!

  13. Leigh D
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  14. Linda Talbott
    Linda Talbott says:

    Gorgeous! I love Green Girl, and the Butterfly is beautiful. I really like the design and the way all the components complement one another.

  15. Boston Lady
    Boston Lady says:

    Betty, this necklace is great! Funny how we get inspiration with just one item or color. This is very pretty. Thank you for sharing today.

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    Orchid Betty says:

    Thanks for the lovely comments!

  17. Jade aka Caryn
    Jade aka Caryn says:

    Really pretty design. I like the chain and especially love the butterfly!

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    Orchid Betty says:

    Thank you Caryn

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