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Fit for a Queen


About this design:

I've just aquired a bunch of Kyanite beads,and have designed something for the Queen. I thought she needed something more casual with this dress.
(Kyanite rocks my world).

Components:

Kyanite squares and ovals,Freshwater Pearls,SP wire,spacers,jump rings and SS filled wires.

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  1. Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked says:

    Lucky you to own such a great stash of kyanite. And so beautiful with the pearls!

  2. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Thanks,F.B. I couldn’t decide what to design first,so I went with a simple sea side theme.
    Kyanite is such a dreamy mineral. I did a super zoom pic to share it’s beauty with anyone may not be familiar with it.

  3. Asia
    Asia says:

    Oh, Kyanite and pearls :D

  4. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Thanks Asia. All of a sudden,it just seemed right. ;)

  5. Eeka Mouse
    Eeka Mouse says:

    Beautiful, elegant.

  6. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Wow I’ve found another new favorite gem. Lovely earrings…lol…love how you adorned the Queen.

  7. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Thanks Deb. It’s a great stone,isn’t it? I sez to to the Queen,I sez..”Your dress is bit pouffy there Elizabeth. How about we tone it down with the hand crafted ear bobs?” I guess she’s ok with it. I still have my head. LOL ;)

  8. KatsAllThat
    KatsAllThat says:

    Those are really great Nancy..and a beautiful blue. I have green kyanite that I haven’t used yet. Love the display against the queen’s image…

  9. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Thanks,Kat. Ohhh Green Kyanite? Yum! ;)

  10. Crazy Chick Frida
    Crazy Chick Frida says:

    The queen must be pleased :D Lovely!!

  11. Michelle
    Michelle says:

    Nancy, I love these earrings ! I love them on the photo too, very imaginative of you ! Very lovely colour and I love them with the pearls !

  12. gypsyheartCin
    gypsyheartCin says:

    I know these have been up for awhile but you just tickled me pink with that description.

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