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« on: June 06, 2012 07:29:31 PM »

Today I started working on the pile of crystal pearls I had leftover from my niece's wedding.  I named the necklace Gracie after the niece who inspired it.  Of all the large crystals I got for the wedding I think the checkerboard faceted is my favorite, it also has a slight twist to it.  The scary part is that I made this with just some of the loose pearls I had.  There are unopened packages of 250 left.  So I really have to start making some more jewelry.  The necklace is lovely, nothing like a classic piece of jewelry.  Here are some pictures.





Thanks for looking!  I appreciate any comments!

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« Reply #1 on: June 07, 2012 01:24:35 AM »

I love the simplicity of this and I think you chose the crystal perfectly.
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I own too many beads!


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« Reply #2 on: June 07, 2012 08:20:58 AM »

Ooo Lois, this is very pretty.  Love the crystal and pearl combination.
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« Reply #3 on: June 13, 2012 03:50:40 AM »

This necklace is very pretty Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: June 13, 2012 09:55:59 AM »

Thanks everyone for the complements.  I'm thinking of making the necklace a double strand of pearls.  Sometimes it is hard to know when to stop!
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« Reply #5 on: June 14, 2012 12:35:15 PM »

Double strands make me think of my mother, lol.  I like your interpretation better!
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« Reply #6 on: June 14, 2012 09:35:49 PM »

Thank you!  It is so easy to make beautiful things with pearls!
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