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Topic: Blues and Greens and Leaves...my first beaded necklace  (Read 1594 times)
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« on: July 30, 2006 08:27:01 PM »

I spent this weekend working on my very own Henry VIII's Wedding Gift Necklace from the latest AntiCraft issue.  It wasn't hard, just time consuming.

Instead of putting all drop beads on the bottom tier of the necklace, I put a blue leaf on every other point, and the green e-beads on the points between them.  I love how it turned out, and now I'm searching for more beading projects to work on.

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« Reply #1 on: July 30, 2006 08:50:46 PM »

That is absolutely GORGEOUS.

I would wear it allllllllllllll the time if i made something like that, even if it didn't match.

I love it.  Grin Grin Grin
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« Reply #2 on: July 30, 2006 08:56:19 PM »

i love your necklace!!! its very detailed and i really like your color choices.   Cheesy
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« Reply #3 on: July 30, 2006 09:17:01 PM »

Now THAT is stunning!!  Where did you get the leaves?
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« Reply #4 on: July 31, 2006 07:58:14 AM »

WOW.  I adore it.
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« Reply #5 on: July 31, 2006 08:09:16 AM »

That is excellent! Love the colors and the leaves.

I can't wait to see your next project. Wink
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« Reply #6 on: July 31, 2006 06:37:08 PM »

Thank you!  Grin

Now THAT is stunning!!  Where did you get the leaves?
I got them from JoAnn.  My local ones are finally getting stock in, so now I can not only go broke on yarn, paper, and fabric, but also on beads.  These came out of the $2 Touch of Glass blue leaf mix packages.
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