“The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common.”
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
I added some of my own beads from my stash, as well as a gorgeous"wisdom" ceramic bead by Diane Hawkey, also from Fusionbeads.com.
With a few different gauges of sterling wire I created 'barbells' that I twisted to secure the ends of the olive leather cord, as well as using them sporadically as accents in my links.
I drilled another hole in the bottom of toggle and used it as a part of the focal, along with the olive Lucite leaf and the ceramic wisdom bead.
The overall effect is organic and simple:
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* If you are interested in purchasing this piece, it is for sale in my etsy shop.