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flutterbysea
« on: February 06, 2012 12:49:17 PM »

Hello!

I Love beads. I have way to many yet i keep buying more, Seed beads in particular are nearly impossible for me to resist, so when I saw this challenge back in the beginning of January I know I had to do it, then I (of course) completely forget about it for the entire month of January. so this is what I came up with in the 4 days I had left.

I've never tried beading like this before so it was a lot of trial and error, I'm pretty happy with the outcome, but I think I need to make some super long shoulder dusters Smiley

I added jump rings to the top so I can switch them out on my gold Lever Backs (I'm allergic to everything else), that's why the tops look a bit weird.





The necklace pendent thing was an after thought, I ran out of time so It's just strung on a cord for now, not really sure what I'm gonna do with it yet.

SIDE NOTE.

I also made a mermaid and a faerie!
Little creatures made with seed beads and wire, made up as I went along. pretty useless... but cute!:)



Comments and critiques always appreciated Smiley
« Last Edit: February 06, 2012 01:35:22 PM by flutterbysea » THIS ROCKS   Logged
Antidigger
« Reply #1 on: February 06, 2012 01:20:55 PM »

There's some beautiful beading there. The necklace makes me think of peacock feathers.
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morus
« Reply #2 on: February 07, 2012 03:43:28 AM »

Lovely bead work!  Lovely hair too!
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« Reply #3 on: February 09, 2012 05:42:22 PM »

I love the mermaid!
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« Reply #4 on: February 10, 2012 09:41:50 AM »

Thank you Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: February 16, 2012 02:08:44 AM »

Everything is beautimus! I really like the blue necklace.
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EllaRain
« Reply #6 on: February 18, 2012 08:49:18 AM »

I need those blue earrings (Also I would not mind having your hair to hang them against), but I definitely need the earrings  Cheesy.
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« Reply #7 on: February 20, 2012 10:16:39 AM »

They're all lovely, but I really love your "useless" mermaid,  she's so cute.
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