I love, love, love this necklace!!! I'm totally a sucker for a beaded spiral rope... add crystals and it makes me all weak in the knees and starry eyed. In this rope I wanted to give it a fun texture! As an ambassador for Cousin Corporation I also wanted to showcase some of their beads. The rope itself is made with 4mm bicones in the aqua/gold mirror beads as well as their Crystazzi brand crystals in Crystal A/B and Indicolite!
But to have just a spiral rope alone wasn't enough! I loved this turquoise and orange peacock charm from Cousin too, so I had to dress it up in true Dawn fashion. Add a beaded carnelian component, some great Swarovski crystal copper bicones and BAM!!! Now that's a flirty, fun, sparkly necklace!
|Look I'm on the cover, no really it's just sitting on the cover!|
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It's so great to have this piece back in my hands. It's one of those pieces that seemed to take a LONG time to make... because I was literally going around and around in circles... one inch at a time. Stay tuned for another project I'm working on with Swarovski Flatback crystals now offered through Cousin Corp. It's a little DIY to bling up my new apartment... Can't wait to share!
Peace, love and sparkles!