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The Year of Jewelry Project 2014 ~ Week 4

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Been keeping up with the projects but not with the blogging. It's OK. No one is perfect.
We all  have room for improvement☺
This is what I finished for Week 4 The jury's still out on the color choices
but they do match the colors in the focal bead 
I do really like the section at the end.  So much so that I am in the process of making a pair of earrings to match that section☺
Overall I would have to say that I guess I am pretty pleased with the finished product.

 I will have it in the store in the next day or two☺
While finishing this piece, I started playing with a chain maille pattern for a bracelet.
For Christmas I got a whole set-up for making my own jump rings (Thanks Honey!!)
So I have been playing around with the sizes and gauges and such with pre-made jump rings to see what I want to coil and cut. I like this pattern and I think I'm going to go two tone when I cut the jump rings, a combination of copper and silver.
I also have a leather wrap bracelet started  and …