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Connected to the Trees


About this design:

I love greens..all shades. Have had this rainforest jasper aka rhyolite donut from LB for quite awhile. When I got the green garnet nuggets I knew they were a match. Added some landscape jasper and copper.

Components:

45mm rainforest jasper donut, 10mm green garnet nuggets, 14mm landscape jasper, antique copper pendant bail, antique copper bead caps, TierraCast antique copper heirloom toggle from LB.

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  1. Granny Nancy
    Granny Nancy says:

    This is lovely. I like everything about it. In some ways it seems simple but you have symmetry there that is beautiful.

  2. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    Lovely piece!

  3. Asia
    Asia says:

    This donut is fantastic and your choice of beads is excellent :D

  4. franny
    franny says:

    love the woodsy look here, Kat….the moss ,the lichen, acorns etc & the copper bead caps are so apt; i’m glad you showed that detail…can i ask you what everything is strung on? as it looks quite sturdy, huh!

  5. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Wow the garnets perfectly match the donut I guess it was waiting for them. Gorgeous necklace.

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    Mary S - Sweet Chick says:

    Love it!

  7. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Omg…GREEN GARNET NUGGETS!! How fabulous are they with the donut? Green Garnet has so much energy,and is so calming. This is a showstopper,Kat! :)

  8. Laud
    Laud says:

    I’m in love–love green, love forests, love rhyolite, love garnets… Wonderful!

  9. Julie Shane
    Julie Shane says:

    TOO TOO pretty Kat. The pendant is awesome. Love the green garnet of course. I like the tumbled and earthy feel of the whole piece.

    btw: Is landscape jasper similar to picture jasper. I see some of the same markings and colorations.

  10. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Bee yooo teee fullll choices and design!! I LOVE *she screams* all the green!!! :)

  11. KatsAllThat
    KatsAllThat says:

    Thanks everyone!
    @Franny….I used Soft Flex bronze beading wire in the .019 size. Soft Flex wire is stronger in my opinion than any other.
    @Julie Shane…yes, landscape and picture jasper are the same…depends on who’s selling them! :-)

  12. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    Oh, I love it!All the stones I love and great design :)

  13. Gemme Designs
    Gemme Designs says:

    WOW this is awesome!! I thought it was rhyolite, quite similar :D Very rich!!

  14. Gemme Designs
    Gemme Designs says:

    Just read your description fully now, without jumping to comment :D , it is rhyolite, lol!!!

  15. Eeka Mouse
    Eeka Mouse says:

    I love green, and I REALLY love this!

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    Ed C says:

    I really like this necklace. I like the green tones mixed with the brown tones in the picture jasper and the antique copper. So far in my limited foray intobeading I have only worked with silver and gold. I like copper but haven’t yet been able to get through earlier (we are talking many years here) experiences where the copper turned the skin green. I today’s copper treated so that you do not get the green skin?

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    Randa D says:

    I am in Love with your designs!!!

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