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Soft Stone (Hemimorphite)


About this design:

Hi ladies,
Here's a simple linear earring that showcases a stone you don't see very often. Hemimorphite is only a 4.5 on the hardness scale. I just love it's color. I suppose it should be used in only earrings and necklaces ?

Components:

Hemimorphite squares,SS Melon beads,heads pins,and SP earwires from Lima.

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  1. Lois D
    Lois D says:

    Nancy, so glad you posted your beautiful earrings. I’ve never heard of hemimorphite; I must live under a rock :) Very nice design using those melon beads that I love. Off to check “hemimorphite”!

  2. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    That color in the stone gorgeous. I’ve heard of hemimorphite but I’ve only seen pictures. I may have to get some one of these days…..when I run out of other beads. :D

  3. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Thanks Ladies. Always glad when I introduce anyone to a pretty new stone. It comes in several colors. Thought these were too pretty to be combined with anything else.

  4. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    Gorgeous stone! Pretty earrings!

  5. KatsAllThat
    KatsAllThat says:

    You are lucky in these beautiful hememorphite beads. Most of the ones I see are included..these are so clean! Great earrings.

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    D Luczak says:

    Gorgeous! I love the color and thanks for the introduction of such a beautiful stone :)

  7. Asia
    Asia says:

    Beautiful stone and the design :)

  8. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Thanks Ladies! Kat…you’re right about the stones. If you look closely,you can see these have a flaky look,but I guess that’s common for the structure of this mineral.Such a neat-o color.

  9. Elis Mom
    Elis Mom says:

    I agree, pretty color and classic earrings.

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