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« on: August 24, 2006 05:21:55 PM »

Hi!

This is a 4-stranded necklace for a friend of mine.  It is made of peridot green glass beads, peridot green multifaceted crystal, and metallic brown Swarovski crystals (over 200 of those little guys.  Can you believe it?) Anyway it was fun to make and I can hardly wait to see a pic of her wearing it.

front view (please excuse my pudgy fingers):
http://i24.photobucket.com/albums/c29/atsuko2005/DSC01349-1.jpg

side view ( so you can see the different lengths):
http://i24.photobucket.com/albums/c29/atsuko2005/DSC01346-1.jpg

It's much brighter in person....just couldn't get the lighting right tonite.  Comments would be great! Thanks!!
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« Reply #1 on: August 24, 2006 06:28:48 PM »

HOLY CRAP, woman!!!!!  It's stinken GORGEOUS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

droooooooooollll!!!!!!!!! Tongue

Rox, it's so beautiful, I'm stunned!  I'm so so so happy it's mine!!! muahahhaaaaaa..all mine.... Grin

Seriously, I'm speechless...it's utterly glamourous and fantastic and gorgeous...Thank you dearly, I'll be forever grateful!!
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« Reply #2 on: August 24, 2006 06:33:23 PM »

beautiful.
can i have it?
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« Reply #3 on: August 24, 2006 06:42:43 PM »

beautiful.
can i have it?

heehee...you'll have to knock me out first! Wink
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1 part dead fish smell
1 part wet leaves
1 part arctic chilled air (not winter chilled variety)
2 parts crunchy walking
a pinch very cold rain
some apples you picked yourself
a few very still moments
a good deal of inner reflection
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« Reply #4 on: August 24, 2006 07:27:52 PM »

You guys!   Embarrassed  Thank you for all the nice words.  Wanting to take someone else's jewelry is the sincerest form of flattery, I think.  Smiley

If you think it's gorgeous now just wait till you see Bubba*tink modeling it!
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« Reply #5 on: August 25, 2006 02:25:29 AM »

yay!
lucky!  Cheesy
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« Reply #6 on: August 25, 2006 11:28:42 AM »

beeeautiful! I love green beads. Really, really nicely spaced lengths, I find that harder than it looks (stringing lots of different lengths that is).
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« Reply #7 on: August 25, 2006 11:58:24 AM »

Hi Lollythetall!!

Thanks!!  You right, it is tough esp when you have to work with a certain pattern and you have to keep to it so sometimes you'll get wonky spacings between the strands to keep the pattern.  Smiley

Green is good!!

Have a wonderful day!!
atsuko
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« Reply #8 on: August 25, 2006 12:06:47 PM »

I want it!!! That's so gorgeous!! It looks vintage and modern all at once. Bubba*tink has great taste in friends!  Wink
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« Reply #9 on: August 28, 2006 01:15:00 PM »

Beautiful! Smiley
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