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Lapis Necklace and Christmas Ornaments

Lapis Necklace and Christmas Ornaments by Chris Rehkop - featured on Jewelry Making Journal

by Chris Rehkop. (Ashland, MO) These beautiful lapis and bronzite stones inspired this necklace design. I think it has a Byzantine look to it. It will travel to Hawaii in January for a fundraiser sale. The show’s theme centers on blue and gold, regardless of the medium. The Christmas ornaments pictured are embellished with jewelry […]

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Re-Purposed Glass & Abalone Pendants

Re-Purposed Glass & Abalone Pendants by Ronald P Black - featured on Jewelry Making Journal

by Ronald P Black. (Grand Ronde, OR) You know the saying, “One Man’s Trash is another Man’s Treasure”. Well, I was really fortunate to acquire scrap glass from a very well known Glass Blower and Abalone Shells from Divers. I thought to myself, there must be a use for it all and so the story […]

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French Style with Victorian Pendant

French Style with Victorian Pendant by Cate - featured on Jewelry Making Journal

by Cate. (Satellite Beach, FL) A mixture of different sizes and types of beads and spacers along with a Victorian style Pendant that just seemed to go together well. I thought it was fitting to display it on this French background. Cate Cates Creations Catelain

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Sculpted Wire Bracelet Series by Thyme2dream

Sculpted Wire Bracelet Series by Thyme2dream by Karla Hall - featured on Jewelry Making Journal

by Karla Hall. (Topeka, Kansas) This new series of “sculpted wire” bracelets were originally inspired by Rena’s Leaf & Vine Filigree Wire Bracelet tutorial. I chose to start with a twisted wire base (three strands of 18 gauge) and left about 3 inches on each end for the shaped pieces. I added just a bead […]

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