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Unakite Splendor


About this design:

I challenged myself do use a gem that is not used much. I wanted to make a beautiful necklace that could be work anytime.

Components:

Unakite, Red Jasper, Czech Glass, Glass, Silver plater spacers & antique silver clasp, and a green stone pendant.

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  1. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Lovely! the pendant looks like serpentine.

  2. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    This is a beautiful set! Unakite is such an interesting stone. I LOVE that orangy/green combination. You did a wonderful job! The green teardrop beads are lovely,and add lots of sparkle.

  3. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Love the.pendant. I would say you met your challenge.

  4. Laud
    Laud says:

    Great colors, very lively. I like unakite, and you’ve paired it so well. The pendant is a perfect dark note.

  5. Asia
    Asia says:

    Beth, you changed my view of the Unakite, this is beautiful :D

  6. Crazy Chick Frida
    Crazy Chick Frida says:

    Lovely colors that makes me wanna have spring now ;) I think you have done beautiful designs.
    I’m planning a unakite design I think it’s a cool gem.

  7. Julie Shane
    Julie Shane says:

    VERY nice Beth!
    I’ve used unakite before, but always kept the colors subtle. I really like the bright green glass beads because they add sparkle and really “brighten up” the subdued unakite.
    The red jasper is great… it gives me the idea to add a bit of coral or copper to unakite. Dang it! Now I have to tear apart a few old pieces and make them new again! ;)

  8. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    Beautifully done, Beth!

  9. Jade aka Caryn
    Jade aka Caryn says:

    I love this. The Colors pop and I’m pretty sure I have the exact same components in my stash. Thank you for giving me some ideas with the green glass. I’m constantly thinking I need to have them in groups of three. I like what you’ve done here!

  10. Lady425 aka Beth
    Lady425 aka Beth says:

    Thank you everyone!

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