Abby Hook made Dragonfly Hair Barrette or Shawl pin with:
I have scaled up my popular Dragonfly design to form this large hair barrette of scarf/shawl pin.
The wings are formed using a technique which captures the delicate veins and tapering edges of its wings. I have then secured oval Blur Lace Agate beads to the tip of each wing and one in the centre of the wings. I have formed the body with a line of circular Blue Lace Agate beads
which are secured in place using my Kiss Kross wrapping technique.
There is a large wrapped loop at the tip of the tail and the head
which is where the pin passes through. The pin is formed with a double length of wire