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Dreaming of Nassau


About this design:

My inspiration is the dreamy look of the water,when flying over the Bahamas. Many shades of blues and greens.everything is so crystal clear!

Components:

Genuine stones. Mystic Green Quartz,Apatite,and gemmy quality small Kyanite. All brios wrapped in half hard sterling,attached to sterling silver earwires. I used a couple of small jump rings to get more dangle effect.

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    Beedware says:

    So simple, but breathtaking..love the shades of green and blue!! Love, love, love!!!

  2. Jane MS
    Jane MS says:

    Perfect colors, lovely design.

  3. Eeka Mouse
    Eeka Mouse says:

    so simple yet so elegant – excellent!

  4. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Thank you very much.This is my first posting,and really appreciate the feedback.I’m in love with Kyanite.The good quality beads wtih facets look so similar to Ceylon Sapphire. Yum!
    :+)

  5. MoonBell
    MoonBell says:

    Beautiful!

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    JustImagine - Val says:

    So beautiful!!! I love your choice of color and stones!

  7. nancykathryn
    nancykathryn says:

    Love the colours you’ve put together here, very pretty and refreshing.

  8. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    Fun earrings!

  9. Michelle
    Michelle says:

    Hi Nancy, these are a beautiful combination of blues ! I love them, they remind me of being beside the sea !

  10. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Thank you,ladies! :+)

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

    Such amazing colors — just like the clear waters in the Bahamas! Love the design, too, Nancy! :D Welcome to the Design Gallery!

  12. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Thank you Lynn! I’ve just been looking at your bracelets,and they’re stunning!

  13. gembeans
    gembeans says:

    Ahhh, you had me at blue gemstones…

  14. gembeans
    gembeans says:

    Oops, forgots to say “LOVELY!”

  15. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Gorgeous ocean colors. Love it! :)

  16. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    Such pretty earrings.

  17. D D Mystic Chick
    D D Mystic Chick says:

    love the oceanic colors/drops!

  18. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Thanks so much,everyone!

  19. Elaine aka Belly Chick
    Elaine aka Belly Chick says:

    Very pretty with a perfect title!! :-)

  20. Granny Nancy
    Granny Nancy says:

    You create such lovely earrings. Do you have a web site? Or do you sell privately in shops? or shows?

  21. missroxie
    missroxie says:

    love your designs-beautiful

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