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« on: December 04, 2008 07:59:59 AM »

I made this with black agate and glass for the base. The colored beads are agates, dyed howlite, and glass. My fave flowers are pressed glass with black Swarovski crystals for centers. There's a total of 6 strands.
Try really hard to ignore my gigantic face.  Tongue



Anyways, I miss Texas and this was a little cure for some homesickness I've been feeling.
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« Reply #1 on: December 04, 2008 08:14:55 AM »


this is so gorgeous.  the black really sets off the brilliant colors, and you look lovely wearing it.  Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: December 04, 2008 08:21:02 AM »

Your "gigantic face" looks pretty and it works well with the lovely necklace you're wearing.   Cheesy

I like it a lot!  I love how the colors pop against the black.  Very pretty!
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« Reply #3 on: December 04, 2008 10:03:48 AM »

Very nice.  The twisted strands are beautiful.  And from one misplaced Texan to another, I fell your pain.  I wish I could make something that awesome when I'm feeling homesick!
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« Reply #4 on: December 04, 2008 10:23:27 AM »

How pretty!




The necklace is nice too Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: December 04, 2008 11:14:18 AM »

Thanks!
I really need some real Mexican food. Some Cancun style tacos. mmmmm..... *sigh*

I made some rather large earrings that go with this but I haven't taken a picture yet. Probably should do that  Tongue
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« Reply #6 on: December 04, 2008 11:36:59 AM »

This rocks!  I love the colors on the black, they really POP!
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« Reply #7 on: December 04, 2008 12:43:23 PM »

very pretty - both you and the necklace.

one of teh few things I miss about texas is the food. Chuy's in Austin... Pancho's Mexican Buffet.

good bbq - hmmm hungry now.
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« Reply #8 on: December 04, 2008 03:53:59 PM »

Oh how pretty. I  live in Texas and know how you feel. If you want I can mail you some tacos? Cheesy I really love this necklace.
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