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Cloudy Amazonite


About this design:

Instead of the traditional "graduated" from small to medium to large, I decided to mix these up a little. These are such a soft blue, I hope the pics do them justice.

Components:

Cloudy Blk. Amazonite in 6mm, 8mm, 10mm with tiny silver rounds and a few larger filigree.

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  1. Blooming Ideas
    Blooming Ideas says:

    Love the color and the design. The unconventional gradated works for me! Those filigree beads are among my favorites. :)

  2. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    The color and design are awesome! Love it!

  3. No Photo
    Ann-a706 says:

    Where did you get these filigree

    Where did you get these filigree?

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  4. Beadaholic
    Beadaholic says:

    I like the design, and the color is fabulous. My favorite thing to do is just string beads randomly….it’s good to think outside the box!

  5. Asia
    Asia says:

    I like that you mixed the sizes, it adds more interest to the mono design, the beads are gorgeous, love Amazonite, one of my first beads that I got last year when I started beading :D

  6. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    Fabulous set, Julie!

  7. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Love it! Amazonite is such a pretty stone, especially with silver! :)

  8. chicky zee
    chicky zee says:

    Great design!

  9. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Julie..you’ve outdone yourself with this set.
    It’s stunning. I can imagine how good those stones would feel against the skin.

  10. Nafri aka Nanci
    Nafri aka Nanci says:

    Wow, what a wonderful set. I truly love these matte Amazonite beads. I find myself using them a lot when doing fresh picks. Your choice of beads, placement, and design deserve a big thumbs up!

  11. Julie Shane
    Julie Shane says:

    THANKS!!!
    Irony: I can’t find anything to wear with these pieces. Light blue is not good. Teal is not good. White and beige are boring. I might have to go shopping for a pale aqua top! Yeah shopping!

  12. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    A knockout LBD would be my choice of attire. Or a really nice black top (a tee but not a typical tee) jeans and strappy high heel sandals. The blues would pop against the black. Same idea using dark browns instead. Nothing you wear should detract your eye from the necklace. It should be the star because it is.

  13. Laud
    Laud says:

    Bold and beautiful statement. I like the “mixed up” beads. I’ve used graduated strands without your inspiration, and they’re predictable (i.e., boring). All good, but I wish the pictures were brighter.

  14. beadinggma
    beadinggma says:

    Fab pieces!! Well done.

    Amozonite is one of my favs, but I don’t recall the frosted variety. I’ll have to check it out.

  15. JenniferLynn
    JenniferLynn says:

    I love blue as all of you know and I love amazonite. Great design.

  16. Gemme Designs
    Gemme Designs says:

    This is GORGEOUS!!! Love the stones and different sizes, I would definitely wear this with black. :D

  17. Elis Mom
    Elis Mom says:

    Very pretty! I like how you mixed up the different sizes of stones. Much more interesting that way. I vote for a white, black, or chocolate brown top to highlight this great necklace!

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