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Allure in Pink #2


About this design:

This is going to be a present for our friend son's wife :))

Components:

Rhodonite w/ Pyrite, Luster Silver Crystal, Faceted Black Onyx, Sterling Silver



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    Mary S - Sweet Chick says:

    Well, you’ve been a busy lady!
    Another beautiful necklace! I’ve never tried rhodonite w/pyrite. Looks like it’s not a girly pink but has wonderful warm tones in it!

  2. Sherry from KellerTx
    Sherry from KellerTx says:

    I really like youe necklace. I would like to ask you if your flat beads rotate or turn when the necklace is worn. I have trouble with that and don’t know how to remedy it. I am rather new beading. Also, I look at the beads often on this site, but, they seem expensive to me. Why do you make purchases here. Is it the quality, price or convenience. I quess that’s not a nice question to ask, but, I am curious. I have never ordered anything.

  3. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    Mary, thank you! I love rhodonite w/ pyrite. If you to add pink pearls to it it would be girly , if gray or black you may wear it with the jacket or blouse to work ;) :)

  4. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    Thank You! :)

    Sherry, yes, flat beads do rotate a little bit so to decrease it it is better to put seed beads or just 2-3mm beads in between.

    Sherry, most of the beads here are semiprecious stones, some of them more rare or harder to mine so the prices varies. Lima beads is my favorite place to shop for stones as they are often LESS expensive then other places. In most cases they are what you see or even better!The pearls are of a very good quality too… The staff is very helpful , honest and fun. So, YES! It is quality, price , convenience and trust :)

    You may buy your beads at Micheal’s, but have to warn you the quality is not the same , besides they are way MORE expensive, their strands are only 6″ or even some 4″ long… the pearls are not worth event a look at…

    Good luck in your research and beading!

    Kind regards,

    Julia

  5. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    Sherry — I totally agree with everything Julia wrote to you about Lima Beads — It is the absolute best in quality, selection, prices, and has the most outstanding customer service you will find anywhere!!! :D :D :D Welcome to the wonderful world of beading, Sherry! If you have any other questions, feel free to ask any of us. This is a wonderful site full of friendly, helpful beaders! :D

  6. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    Julia, this is such a beautiful set — love the colors and your design! :D

    Mary — I also love the rhodonite w/pyrite. It’s such a wonderful shade of pink and goes with so many other colors! 8)

  7. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    Thank you, Lynn :) )) I am a member of jewelry club in our community and I sent everyone to Lima Beads. They are the best!! :)

  8. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    Very pretty Julia Love the softness of the pink…

  9. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    Thank You, Lynn g :)

  10. Sherry from KellerTx
    Sherry from KellerTx says:

    Julia and Lynn Eileen thank you both for you answers. Most of the beads I buy are from Fire Mountain. I will now buy some from Lima beads to see what the difference is. Again, thank you. Wish I had sommeone close to where I live to bead with.

  11. karen blasdel
    karen blasdel says:

    Sherry, I used to buy a lot of my supplies from Fire Mountain, but the quality is not really comparable, and I just found it ended up costing me more money to have my orders sent to Canada, and then I had to pay duty and taxes. I can order from LB on a Tuesday and have it in my hand by Friday at a fraction of the cost for freight, and I get good quality gem stones. I have never been disappointed in anything I have gotten from here.

    Julia, I love both your rhodonite designs, it is one of my most favorite stones!!!

  12. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    Thank You, very much, Karen :)

  13. Sherry from KellerTx
    Sherry from KellerTx says:

    Thank you Canadian chicky karen. I am getting encouraged to order.

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