A friend of mine at work needed her ID chain restrung. I didn't make the original, but was honored that she thought of me. She had one color scheme. Here's what I had to start with:
I don't have a whole lot of this color, but I did find some others to work with in my stash o' stuff:
I like different shapes and sizes, and found some complementary beads that worked out well. After a waving of the hands, abracadabrafoshizzlewhammy! and here you have it:
I like the focal bead. coolio.
I have yet to show it to her. I'll see her tomorrow. and OF COURSE, with a magnetic clasp.