Monday, July 29, 2013

Bling

My friend Ronnie loves her bling.  Especially BrisingBeads bling.  :)  When she asked for a "colorful" necklace for her birthday, I broke out the sparkle.

The fabulous Ronnie Fabre!
I've had a music note focal stashed for quite a while, so I added this in amongst the bling.  I think it makes a nice touch, don't you?

Bling detail

Overall, I think outlining all of the colorful cabs helps define each one.

I added short fringe in spots, for some extra texture.

The best thing about this necklace?  It made a friend happy.  :)


4 comments:

  1. Ronnie is lovely, and so is the necklace -- each one brings out the sparkle in the other. :)

    Making things for friends is pretty cool, isn't it? I made Mr. Sequin a beaded ring two years ago, and he wears it all the time. (Except in summer, when his fingers swell up like sausages.)

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  2. Superb work, my friend! Love the textures and the colors and it looks fantastic on Ronnie. <3

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  3. I love the treble clef and the musical notes! They are so perfect for that necklace because it actually sings with gorgeous color. I can almost hear the song, but it's a bit outside my decibel range. I bet it's a lively number that gets people up and dancing reflecting the joy in all that beauty. It looks perfect on Ronnie.

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    1. Ronnie is a singer/Vegas performer, as well as a music teacher, so that's the inspiration. But I love your comment that the piece "sings with color." How lovely, Liz. :)

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