Picnic Pendant -- bead weaving

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gwenbeads wrote
on Oct 14, 2010 1:42 PM

Hi,

Here's my newest pendant. I call it Picnic because it reminds me of a picnic blanket. It's a variation on Night Sky weave.

This piece is much smaller than it appears.  The width of square is 30mm (1.2 inches).

Thanks for looking,
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on Oct 14, 2010 2:24 PM

it's very pretty.  i like all the different colors.

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Cindy Daniel wrote
on Oct 14, 2010 4:24 PM

That is adorable!

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Evalie wrote
on Oct 14, 2010 6:50 PM

Gwen,

That came out great, and those metallic colors are scrumptious !

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NicoleT24 wrote
on Oct 14, 2010 7:14 PM

Super cute! Two of them together would make marvy earrings!

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Beadbug333 wrote
on Oct 14, 2010 7:57 PM

Luv the colors!!

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JudyC5201 wrote
on Oct 15, 2010 5:52 AM

Very pretty. I can see the picnic blanket.

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Memoosim wrote
on Oct 15, 2010 7:25 AM

I love the colors.  I can see the picnic blanket to. 

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abney_m wrote
on Oct 15, 2010 8:41 AM

The metallics are awesome! If you don't mind me asking, what is the finish on those seed beads?

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kelle261 wrote
on Oct 15, 2010 11:01 AM

Great colors....awesome.  where would I get a pattern?

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ingrid@38 wrote
on Oct 16, 2010 2:54 AM

That is really beautiful.  I can already think of many ways to use it......drool. 

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gwenbeads wrote
on Oct 16, 2010 1:53 PM

Marcie, they are all metallic finished.  The metallics are my favorites, closely followed by the matte metallics.

kelle261, the picnic weave is a simplification of night sky weave.  The pattern describes how to weave night sky, but in the last page I explain how to modifiy the weave into picnic.  You can purchase the pattern on my website here: http://www.beadinfinitum.com/Kits/index.html#Night_Sky  Thank you for asking.

Thank you all for your kind comments.

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on Oct 16, 2010 2:02 PM

This is really pretty and the fact that it's small makes it even more eye catching ~ the color combo is really yummy!

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beadorigami wrote
on Oct 19, 2010 6:01 PM

Ooo yeah, perfect for a picnic! Especially with its green hues Smile

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Karenra wrote
on Oct 20, 2010 10:06 PM

Very cute! I see the picnic pendant too!

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