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"Blood From a Stone"

About this design:

Red Spinel! What can I say? I just love these little stones.
I've had them for a while now,and just purchased some big juicy Quartz Crystals.Decided they were meant for each other. I think the Spinels look so pretty, as they move around the Quartz pendant. I did simple loops and stacked them on jump rings,so they would have movement.


Tiny Red Spinel,Clear Quartz Crystal,SS ball headpins (28G), SP headpin 20G,SP Daisy spacers,SS chain and bail.

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  1. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Spinel in any color is gorgeous! Love’em all! Love your pendant, too. The red with the crystal has a wonderful glow. Love, love, love it! :D

  2. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Thank you L.R.C. I’ve just seen a listing for some raw multi colored Spinel. They look delish! I wonder how many people have been “fooled” into buying it for Ruby. I read that it happened in one of the crown Jewels..ha ha! I’m not sure if my Quartz is natural or Lab. It’s far too clear for natural I think. No matter..I love the facets.

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    JustImagine - Val says:

    Oh so pretty!!!

  4. KatsAllThat
    KatsAllThat says:

    Really beautiful!

  5. Wemai Coffee Chick
    Wemai Coffee Chick says:

    I love necklaces like this! Gorgeous piece!

  6. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:


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    olive penguin says:

    I love this! It’s wonderful. The spinel is beautiful. The quartz is amazing. :D

  8. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Thanks, O.P.!

  9. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    So beautiful! :D

  10. Dragons Chicky
    Dragons Chicky says:

    Amazing beauty in a tiny package :) !!

  11. gembeans
    gembeans says:

    So pretty!! I need this to go with the 1ct 6mm round red spinel gemstone I purchased a month ago (yea, I’m bragging)! If I may ask, where did you get the spinel rondelles? Beautiful pendant!

  12. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Thanks everyone!
    Gembeans…you’re the lucky duck,with the 6mM!! I’m sorry that I can’t remember where I got the little beads.
    Checked my Etsy anad Ebay accounts,and can’t find them. :(

  13. gembeans
    gembeans says:

    Thanks bunches for checking…you’re a sweetie.

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