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“December Birthstones”

Description from Debbi aka Sparkle Chick: Happy Birthday December gals & guys!

The traditional birthstones for December are zircon & blue topaz (which aren't available at this time for an LB pick) and lapis.

The modern birthstones are turquoise and tanzanite.

The turquoise stone is also the ancient Polish and Russian birthstone.

The mystical birthstone is onyx.

The ancient Arabic, Hebrew, Italian & Roman birthstone is the ruby.


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    D D Mystic Chick says:

    very interesting, Sparkle Chick! my mom and one of my nieces is December born… today is my mom’s birthday… I need to make her a necklace which I should have done yesterday but just couldn’t get the inspiration to unpacked my stuff and create.

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    D D Mystic Chick says:

    unpack (not unpacked)

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    Debbi aka Sparkle Chick says:

    Happy birthday to your mom Mystic chick! And to your niece as well. We have a lot of birthdays in December here, which as you know, is a bit tough!

    I’m sure you will make the perfect necklace for her today…have fun beading!

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    D D Mystic Chick says:

    Thanks Debbi! and Happy Birthday to those in your family as well!

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    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    Great pick and happy birthday to all the december chickies!!

  6. Anita QoG Funny Chick
    Anita QoG Funny Chick says:

    COOL, Lots of interesting info too!!! I agree with, Alice “Happy Birthday” Dec. Chicks!!!

  7. FaeryGoth Chick
    FaeryGoth Chick says:

    Very pretty pick! I have made a series like that a little while back, with all the zodiac signs and their birth stones :-)

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    Faithful Chick aka Faith says:

    Wowza!! I just learned a heap of information there. Thank you so very much.
    I like knowing all that sort of thing.

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    Debbi aka Sparkle Chick says:

    Sarah, I must have missed your Zodiac signs picks…I’m going to go check them out now!

    Wow! Great picks Sarah…so colorful and they are all so unique, colorful and beautiful!

  10. FaeryGoth Chick
    FaeryGoth Chick says:

    Thank you Debbi, you are sweet :-)

  11. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    What a beautiful pick, Debbi, filled with great info! So glad you’re doing this! :D

    My granddaughter, Kaitlyn Breanne, is turning 2 on Saturday, Dec. 5! :D

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    Debbi aka Sparkle Chick says:

    Thanks Lynn….And a big Happy Birthday to Kaitlyn Breanne! I bet she’s a blast at this age! :)

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