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Inca Roses


About this design:

I've named this piece after an alternative name for Rhodochrosite. The rose motif is echoed in the spacers and floral center bead. (This piece and comments was accidently deleted before. Please repost comments if you want)

Components:

Rhodochrosite flat teardrops 8 by 12mm, Rose Quartz chips, 6mm Lavender Jade, 8mm Cape Amethyst, fucshia Swarovski crystals, silvertone rose spacers, floral center bead, silvertone spacers, silvertone magnetic clasp



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  1. Alyson aka Kitty Chick
    Alyson aka Kitty Chick says:

    KH – (re your comment) – I always use magnetic clasps for my bracelets now, since clasps can be so hard to do up with one hand.

  2. Happy Chick aka Harriet
    Happy Chick aka Harriet says:

    I was intrigued by the title and wanted to look…it is very pretty, and I never knew about the alternate name for this stone. :-)

  3. Alyson aka Kitty Chick
    Alyson aka Kitty Chick says:

    Thanks Happy Chick:-) Rhodochrosite was used so much by the Incans that it picked up the alternate name Inca Rose

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    K H says:

    Oh the things we learn from our fellow beaders – whatever did we do before we had the internet?

  5. Fashion Chick aka SC
    Fashion Chick aka SC says:

    It’s cute!

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

    This is very educational!!! ;-)

    Lovely bracelet, Alyson! Beautiful focal bead with great floral accents! :D

  7. Alyson aka Kitty Chick
    Alyson aka Kitty Chick says:

    I’m so glad everyone likes my jewelry:-)

  8. Chicky Bear-Tara
    Chicky Bear-Tara says:

    This is beautiful. Great job!

  9. Sali Jo GemsChica Chick
    Sali Jo GemsChica Chick says:

    So pretty and feminine…I love Roses and the Incas so I’m in heaven……

  10. Alyson aka Kitty Chick
    Alyson aka Kitty Chick says:

    :-D

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