Aug 17, 2012

Link Challenge Blog Hop


Back in July there was a call out for designers to work with a product that I had never ran across so of course I put my name in the hat.  And I was very happy to find out that Charming Peggy had selected me to be one of the designers working with acrylic links.

Now these links are much larger then anything I have worked with before and my first thought was to design a bracelet.   Digging thru my stash I found some murino style glass and a necklace was born using the acrylic links along with the glass on wire-wrapped links and a silk strand.

So without further ado...




Now that you have seen my humble offering be sure to check out everyone's masterpieces.


Shelley Graham Turner  -  www.shelleygrahamturner.blogspot.com
Miranda Ackerley - http://mirandack.com
Mary Govaars - www.mlhjewelrydesigns.com
Denielle Hagerman  - www.somebeadsandotherthings.com
Janeen Sorensen  -  http://wildvanilladesigns.com/
Audrey BĂ©langer  -  http://esperianterra.blogspot.com/ 

And last but not least be sure to hit our hostess's blog to vote on the design that you liked the most.
Peggy Johnson   http://charmbarn.blogspot.com/  

14 comments:

  1. I love the blue and green glass.

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  2. So beautiful! I especially love the color combination that you chose!

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  3. Great colour combo! And those don't_know_how_to_describe_them beads are great!

    Ambra

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  4. A great piece. The colors are oustanding with those black links. And I really like the silk strand as the clasp/tie on. Nice.

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  5. The lamp beads and the lumpy glass beads add not only color to the black links...but a cool texture to the piece..nicely done!

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  6. So many people are say that these links were so much larger than they had expected. I think that is funny because in my shop I sell much larger links.
    I love that you used the ribbon and glass beads with the links, it really shows how versitile they can be.
    Thanks for participating!

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  7. I too like your choice of glass color to go with the black links. Makes for a very classy looking piece. Well done.

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  8. Sometimes I forget how good black looks with blue. Thanks for the reminder!

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  9. Hi Shaiha,
    Beautiful necklace. I love the blue beads with the black links, so pretty.
    Therese

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  10. I love the blues with black - very lovely...

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  11. Shai, those chunks of blue glass are the perfect compliment to the links. VERY, very pretty!!

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  12. Those are really fun beads with the links and the scale is perfect. Great job!

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  13. Very beautiful.. I love that color blue.

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