Friday, March 29, 2013

Bead Soup Blog Party Reveal!

It's time, it's hear! It's time for us to show off our creations for the 7th Bead Soup Blog Party!

I am really excited! I was partnered up with Patty Miller of Cabaribeads! She sent me a BEAUTIFUL soup loaded with my favorite turquoises and aquas! I was so excited when my soup finally arrived! She made the gorgeous lampwork focal bead and the lovely etched copper heart link.






I was out shopping the day that my soup came and took advantage of a sale and scooped up some larger coordinating beads to go with my soup.  I chose the turquoise howlite rectangles and the dyed ocean jasper.  Both of these colors really played beautifully with that awesome focal bead!





What I finally ended up with when I finished editing out the extra beads form both Patty and my shopping spree, was the howlite, the jasper, the little purple jade beads from Patty, the turquoise glass beads from patty, some copper and purple jade beads from my stash, the focals and the toggle from Patty. I wanted to try an asymmetrical design so I used the heart on one side. I think it came out beautifully!




I want to thank Lori Anderson of the Pretty Things Blog for putting this Blog Hop together! There are almost 500 participants, world wide, in this blog hop! Be sure to check out the other participants reveals! There are going to be some really gorgeous designs! BLOG HOP BLOG ROLL!

Be sure to check out Patty's blog on the second reveal date next Saturday to see what she does with the soup I sent her!

71 comments:

  1. Gorgeous design . Fabulous colors
    Perfect set for people who don't usually pick asymmetrical.
    You have created a perfectly balanced "unbalanced " piece !
    I Love it . m.e. :)

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  2. Absolutely stunning I love what you created with your soup ty so very much for sharing it with us all bye fornow and happy beading

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  3. Beautiful color combination and necklace!

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  4. WOW, you picked the PERFECT beads!! I just love the way this turned out!! ~KM http://kraftymax.blogspot.com/2013/03/7th-bead-soup-blog-party-reveal-33113.html

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  5. That is STUNNING!!!!! What a gorgeous necklace!! I love how you were able to use both focals, and having the heart on the side was genius!!

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  6. Love the color combo on your necklace. It is beautiful!

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  7. Love the color combo! Beautiful and fresh looking! Great job.

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  8. Love you necklace and color scheme!
    Amazing!

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  9. Wow! I love that color combination! I would never thought to put purple with that blue...I love it!

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  10. You made those colors sing, Kimmie. What a beautiful piece!

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  11. Please turn off CAPTCHA for a few days so all we vision-challenged peeps can comment. Took me three tries!

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  12. It sings "Spring" -- very pretty!

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  13. Very special color combination, very beautyful!

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  14. I'm on the 3rd reveal, I'm partecipating for the 3rd time on BSBP, I'm visiting all blogs...
    beautiful color combo, perfect for summer, I love it!
    ciao dall'Italia

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  15. Such lovely cool colors - beautiful!

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  16. I really love how you put the purple and turquoise together in this piece. Lovely lovely job.

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  17. Now THAT is colorful ! So lovely, so amazing !

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  18. You've designed a gorgeous necklace!

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  19. Great jewelry! Love the color combo-one of my favorites. The focal is stunning.

    I’m in the third reveal. Can’t wait.
    kathy

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  20. That is so pretty and how asymmetrical is done! Wow! <3 Love the colors, they are gorgeous together!

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  21. Wow, I love how you used the bold colors and made it such a statement while keeping it all elegant. Very nice!

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  22. Very pretty colors, love the focal!

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  23. Love how this turned out and the colors are gorgeous together.

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  24. These colors together ROCK. I love this.

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  25. Beautiful set, you arranged beads in such a delicate way

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  26. Love those colors together. What a great combo. Lovely

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  27. Amazing color combination! Beautiful necklace.

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  28. Wow! Great use of asymmetry, it really is beautiful. :)

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  29. great necklace , super pattern!

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  30. that is really pretty. i love your color palette!

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  31. Gorgeous. great focal bead you got, and you matched the colors and complimented it well.

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  32. What a nice soup. I love your colors you choose. I like the way each side is similar but different colors. Nice job!

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  33. Love the purple & turquoise together - i'm going to try that combination!

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  34. Beautiful work!! Such gorgeous colors to work with!

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  35. Love your beautiful necklace. So perfect for spring!

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  36. I love what you did on that necklace and the colors just really pop!

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  37. Love the color combinations. Very bright and eye catching.

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  38. A beautiful mix: I love the colours - so happy and cheerful! Gorgeous job

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  39. What an unusual color combination - it looks fantastic !!

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  40. I love the colors in that focal! Great work pulling everything together.

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  41. What a beautiful statement piece necklace!

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  42. Oh my favorite colors and together they look spectacular. Great job!

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  43. Beautiful! Love the colors and how you matched the subtle hues in the focal!

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  44. Love the turquoise and purple together. Very good job.

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  45. I was all "what's asymmetrical about that?" :-D Great effect, it's like the colors melt together in the middle.

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  46. Beautiful design. Love the colors.

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  47. I love the color mixes...they really compliment each other. Your talents are appreciated and I thank you for sharing your creations with us.

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  48. I love what you did...hard colors to work with. You did a great job!

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  49. The focal is gorgeous, and your asymmetrical design makes it pop even more - what a fun necklace!

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  50. I adore that bead you received!! I like how you alternated the design, it's not symmetrical but it's balanced good deal!

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  51. Hmhmhm, yummy focalbead and wonderful refreshing colors! You did a great job with your soup!

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  52. lovely colors and pretty jewelry! Congratulations!

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  53. Beautiful focal bead-I like the way you used it and turquoise and purple-my favorite colors.
    Great work.
    Linda
    Idalouisejewelry.blogspot.com

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  54. LOVE the color combination!!!! That is nothing short of striking and stunning.

    Thank you so much for coming to the party!

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  55. You did a great job of highlighting the beautiful focal bead.

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  56. Beautiful design! Those go perfectly with
    the gorgeous focal bead.
    Very Pretty!

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  57. Beautiful necklace - love the colors!

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  58. Fabulous necklace the colour combo works so well, and the focal and togal look really great.

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  59. Beautiful necklace the colour combo is great, and the focal and toggle really bring it together.

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  60. WEhat a lovely soup, and what a bold and stunning necklace!
    Greetings from Finland :-D

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  61. Amazing colours, and a great necklace! Love it!

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  62. Well, I stopped by Patty's blog, and it brought me here. What a great spring necklace. I really love the bold colors.

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  63. Your asymmetrical design is so perfectly balanced! It came together beautifully. Wonderful job.

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