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Post by stacecase on Sat Jun 14, 2014 12:33 am

Ok...not real gold...but...  Very Happy 

I'm still missing a Runes amber for this bracelet (and a Viking Knot Wink), but I will wear it like this for now Smile

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When I am building a theme, I like to look up information on Wikipedia to get ideas. I decided I wanted to do a Viking theme and I learned that amber was an important export good for Vikings, so this seemed appropriate (even though only a few of these are actually amber, the rest are glass).

The center ornament (pale amber with rust ornament) and the Beige bubbles are Trollbeads along with some of the silvers. The rest are artisans: etched and stringers are from DoriWallace, the amber from AmberRegina, and the Goldstone from Pixiebeadcharms, all on Etsy.
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Post by reltan on Sat Jun 14, 2014 12:39 am

Lovely project!!! It is already a success!!!
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Post by Nancy on Sat Jun 14, 2014 12:48 am

This is a great bracelet! I love the story behind it too!
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Post by Blairkj on Sat Jun 14, 2014 1:30 am

Beautiful bracelet!
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Post by AquaAura on Sat Jun 14, 2014 3:29 am

Lovely. One of my favourite combinations, amber and silver!
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Post by Gail201 on Sat Jun 14, 2014 3:40 am

The variety of bead designs and colors makes this interesting. It feels like an amber bracelet to me.
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Post by Beady-Eyed on Sat Jun 14, 2014 4:00 am

It's a lovely bracelet with great ambers & beads and even better silvers. The greyhound lock is stunning! And I really like the knot beads you do have - I wish I could figure out who makes them!
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Post by Trollperle on Sat Jun 14, 2014 8:04 am

Truly wonderful! I am sure every Viking would have loved to wear it, especially with Thor´s Hammer to protect and all the mead resembling lovely beads Smile
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Post by minty on Sat Jun 14, 2014 11:01 am

Beautiful viking combo  sunny 
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Post by Anita on Sat Jun 14, 2014 11:46 am

Beautiful, the Vikings would be delighted.  Very Happy 
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Post by Fee on Sat Jun 14, 2014 12:23 pm

Love this theme stacecase! Oh and we won yesterday,maybe your support helped a lot Wink
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Post by plumbun on Sat Jun 14, 2014 1:33 pm

that's great for all year round. VERY viking  Viking Viking Viking 
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Post by strike on Sat Jun 14, 2014 2:42 pm

Terrific combination stacecase Smile
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Post by mdellanno on Sun Jun 15, 2014 2:13 am

Beautiful... Smile Love your artisan beads.

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Post by ceruleanbluebird on Sun Jun 15, 2014 4:29 am

I would like to make a Viking bracelet. There are silvers that I require from FB and the Viking himself.
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Post by Catsworld on Sun Jun 15, 2014 9:09 am

ah... that is really awesome!  sunny Love cat 
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Post by SilverBells on Sun Jun 15, 2014 10:06 am

Gorgeous!  sunny
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Post by Brightonbelle on Sun Jun 15, 2014 10:13 am

I didn't look to start with because I was expecting gold Trollbeads and they don't excite me very much.  This is so much more attractive.  Love all your delicate glass.  Perfection!
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