The November COM reveal: lunar hare 

What a month! This month the challenge was truly challenging. The fabulous component is a clasp, a coin clasp made by Niky Sayers. And its an Irish hare coin.

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Niky’s COM offering

Now I love this as the hare is “my” animal. And I am of Celtic/Irish descent. And it looks like a full moon, and brings to mind the lunar hare that is my icon, and new logo. SO clearly this is destined for me to keep!

I knew I waned to make a bracelet – as that best shows off the clasp as focal. And there I got stuck. Because there e are SO MANY options. OK _ something I can wear daily with my Fitbit. ( I like my Fitbit, but MUST accessorize/disguise it.)

 

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A few of my favorite things, including related pieces by Niky in my stash!

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Or do I want to go chunky?

I debated so much… my favorite stones? chunky statement stones? symbolic stones chosen for their attributes to make it more of a talisman? And my favorite stones won!

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I know that this is an exceptionally simple, dare I say boring design. But I it means a lot to me and I will wear it all the time!

On a side note, here are some of these gems attributes: 

  • Garnet: unyielding strength, increasing willpower, vitality. 
  • Moonstone: the magic of the moon – encourages communication by promoting clear thinking, inspiration and receptivity
  • Labradorite: For self-discovery, it is excellent for awakening one’s own awareness of inner spirit, intuition and psychic abilities.
  • Smoky quartz: endurance, fostering serenity, calmness and positive thoughts,to protect and ground one physically and spiritually

Thanks to Niky for a lovely piece – and thanks for understanding my simple design choices…

Please visit my team mates and our guests! Enjoy!

Guest Designers

Art Element Team

11 thoughts on “The November COM reveal: lunar hare 

  1. Claire says:

    Oh, I love it too! All the subtle colours from the stones, the wonderful shapes and how you combined them. I am not sure whether I agree that this is a simple bracelet 🙂

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  2. Kathy Lindemer says:

    Your special bracelet looks great with your Fitbit. I know you will wear it a lot. It has such a special connection to you. I love the gems you selected to include for their meaning.

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  3. niky sayers says:

    I love your bracelet Jenny! I love that it is wearable and that you have used my favourite stones too and your post is a delight to read, thank you!

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  4. Lindsay S says:

    It’s beautiful Jenny, simple doesn’t matter when it’s the right thing! I love that we both used labradorite, it just seemed to fit with the coin, didn’t it?

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