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Frenzified Fun necklace

Added Jul 2, 2011

by loyl8

Wauwatosa, Wisco...






Ever since I saw Jaims’ anthropologie inspired necklace she made; I have been collecting and rummaging for the prefect beads for this. I used her tutorial and I finished it today and have not taken it off. I did a different color combo and made it a little longer. I just kind of winged the length. I did run into a slight issue of not enough wire when I was almost done, but I tied on more wire and hid it within. So far so good.

My closure I should have made either bigger for the bigger clear stone of a little smaller for this one I used. I made a fix post pics and used some more wire to pull some of the beads together at the bottom and then added my “made with love” heart and a jump ring to hide it. It has not fallen off yet….knock on wood. The bigger circles are a little heavy so they don’t stand up as much (not sure if I should have used heavier beadlon or not).

I am going to make some for my family for the Holidays I think, maybe in pastels or black…who knows. I am in love though!!! I’m going to try at least. Thanks Jaims :)

Material Notes

Freshwater pearls, seed beads, bugle beads, crystals, metal beads, glass beads, vintage beads, semi-precious stones, crimp beads, beadalon (thinner one), jump ring, heart bead made with love. my fave is the ones that look like little eyes…hehehe




Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter
Garment Type
Beach, Bohemian, Casual, Evening Wear, Other, Preppy, Romantic



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    Jul 12, 2011, 04.10 PMby missycas17

    very nice, love all the colors.

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    Jul 4, 2011, 03.43 AMby wildflower31

    how fun!

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    Jul 4, 2011, 01.42 AMby leann west

    it looks great. A fun necklace! love it.

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    Jul 3, 2011, 06.21 AMby jaims

    Ahh!! It looks so good!! I’m super glad my tutorial was useful :D

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      Jul 3, 2011, 08.16 AMby loyl8

      thanks soo much i am in love with it!! your style is soo adorable. thanks again. love your blog

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    Jul 3, 2011, 03.19 AMby runningwithscissors1

    How cool! I hadn’t seen the other post, so thanks for sharing. I love it!

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      Jul 3, 2011, 08.16 AMby loyl8

      thanks to jaims we can all have such an adorable necklace…thank you

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    Jul 2, 2011, 05.01 PMby artepart

    Like the circels and the different colours and beads,it’s a very happy necklace.

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      Jul 2, 2011, 07.28 PMby loyl8

      it makes me happy too thanks

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    Jul 2, 2011, 03.35 PMby crazykitty5

    just love it!

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      Jul 2, 2011, 07.28 PMby loyl8

      super fun to make you should try..thanks :)

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    Jul 2, 2011, 01.14 PMby inskirt

    So fun!

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