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Thursday, April 12, 2018

Glass Mosaics

It's good to be back here at EE!  Things have been hectic around Casa Meridy for a while now, but I finished these color-drenched new earrings just a couple of hours ago (as I write this on Wednesday afternoon) and wanted to share them with you. 



I'd had these beautiful Cathleen Zaring (Blue Hare Art Wear) charms for a few months, but it wasn't until yesterday that a design idea came to mind.  I probably would never have remembered the gorgeous lampies used here if they hadn't just happened to be on my work table, in a bag paired with something else.  I'd had the beads for quite a few years and had never found the right design for them, but they sure make magic with Cathleen's charms--serendipity!  ❤️


I wire-wrapped the beads and charms together with some pretty copper bead caps, little iris Czech rondelles, and tiny orange-gold Swarovski bicones.  Given the rich colors and the lush detail of both main components, keeping everything else simple seemed right. 

And:  I don't know what happened to March, but clearly I missed a posting here one Thursday and didn't even realize it until much later.  To quote the great Thomas Dolby, "My brain is like a sieve."  My humblest apologies!  ❤️

Thanks so much for reading.  I'll see you in a couple of weeks--have a wonderful Thursday! 
xo
Meridy

19 comments:

  1. Ooh, I love the colors! So spring-like!

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    1. Thanks so much, Kathie! The colors are true knock-outs, I totally agree! :)

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  2. These lampies sure make magic with the beautiful enameled charms. They mirror the colors of the blue/green enamel wonderfully.

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  3. Gorgeous pairing. Beautiful earrings,

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  4. As always, Meridy, Your work is so sweet and refreshing. :)

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  5. These are just gorgeous Meridy! Love the designs!!!

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  6. Gorgeous Merridy such colours wonderful xx

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  7. Meridy, these are stunning and so fun! I love them.

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  8. Just beautiful Meridy ❤️❤️❤️

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