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"Salvage Operation"


About this design:

"Salvage Operation" I made the mistake of trying my first woven bezel with sterling silver and when the wraps were uneven and messy looking I was still reluctant to waste all that silver, the Solution? .. Sparkly little gemstones of course!!

Components:

Unknown stone cabochon, Sterling Silver, Amethyst, Peridot, Garnet, Sapphire (orange), Black Spinel, Citrine, Aquamarine, Lapidalite Jasper, White Moonstone, Sterling silver chain and handmade clasp

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    K H says:

    OMG, this design is PERFECT! Like the happiest accident ever! :)

  2. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    Shannon, Katherine is so right about your happy accident! The crystal colors are perfect with your focal and look as though they were meant to be there all along! Love this! :D

  3. KatsAllThat
    KatsAllThat says:

    All I can say is…God Bless your mess because it’s fabulous!!

  4. Elaine aka Belly Chick
    Elaine aka Belly Chick says:

    Very cool…love the colors! I know what you mean about being reluctance to waste any wire, especially silver! :-)

  5. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    It’s a knockout!!!!!!

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    olive penguin says:

    This is wonderful! I love the textures and the colors. I love it! Great job! :)

  7. Shannon J
    Shannon J says:

    Thank you everyone! :) this is another one of those pieces that seems to find its own way to perfection… :D

  8. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    Don’t you just love it when that happens, Shannon? 8)

  9. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    By the way…Orange Sapphire? Gimme gimme!!

  10. nancykathryn
    nancykathryn says:

    A gorgeous “mess”, love it.

  11. Purple Chick aka Violet
    Purple Chick aka Violet says:

    What a beautiful “mess”…
    I love how you turned it into a real beauty instead of throwing it away !!!

  12. Luna Chick aka Coral
    Luna Chick aka Coral says:

    Violet said it perfectly when she called this a beautiful “mess”. Just stunning.

  13. Shannon J
    Shannon J says:

    Thank you all again! :)

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