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Impress Me


About this design:

This is from a fresh pick I did with the same name.

Components:

Impressions Jasper, Chocolate Matte shell pearls, Slate shell pearls, Toho matte iris grey and beige picasso ll/0, Antique brass 1-3 connector is all from LB. Antique brass chain and clasp my stash, seed beads 6/0 also my stash.

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  1. Laud
    Laud says:

    Beautiful. A little tribal; a little beach; all good!

  2. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    I remember that pick. And oh my gosh this is beautiful! Like Laud said its beachy…but not a USA beach.

  3. Peggy3
    Peggy3 says:

    I’m guessing that’s jasper?
    Love how all the muted blend together and stand out at the same time

  4. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    Thank you Laud, Deb and Peggy!

    Yes Peggy it’s Impression Jasper. The czech glass beads from my pick didn’t match the jasper. They were more blue instead of the greenish undertone I found the jasper to have, once I saw it in real. Either did the ribbon. I would be taking a wild guess, but I think the Aventurine Heishi I order might go with the Impression jasper also. Guess I will see when it arrives.

  5. Asia
    Asia says:

    I remember the pick and I love how you brought interest to the Impression Jasper :D

  6. Elis Mom
    Elis Mom says:

    It could be Bahia Honda in the Keys! I love impression jasper(so much that I hoard it), and this necklace is a fave!

  7. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Very, very nice, Wanda! I have my own hoarded stash of undyed Impression Jasper. :)

  8. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    Thank you Asia, Susie and Becky!

    I’m not a big fan of the dyed impression I have to admit. But when I received this undyed stuff I was like a little kid in a candy store. I was so impressed with it(hehe)!

  9. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    I love the Impression Jasper also and this is gorgeous!!

  10. Granny Nancy
    Granny Nancy says:

    Oh yes, this is an amazing piece. Love your work. So talented.

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    Ann-a706 says:

    chocolate makes it tempting with all the other beads, beautiful!

  12. Beadaholic
    Beadaholic says:

    I love this piece….it’s beautiful and goes will with your tile too! LOL

  13. Beadaholic
    Beadaholic says:

    Sorry…..make that “goes WELL” with your tile! LOL

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    M McMenamy says:

    This pieces is so nice and feminine and can go with a lot of things. I did’t know how to use a three connector on one chain. Thanks for showing this necklace. I just love it.

  15. Crazy Beader
    Crazy Beader says:

    Love the stones and what you have done with them, Wanda ! A gorgeous necklace – - -

  16. Medieval Momma
    Medieval Momma says:

    I remember this as a pick and it impressed me then and the necklace impresses me now. Wow!

  17. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    beautiful necklace! :)

  18. ginAveri aka Dee
    ginAveri aka Dee says:

    I love this necklace, especially the colors and stone combination.
    Beautiful!!!!!

  19. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    Thank you all for your kind comments, you are all just so AWESOME!! :-D

  20. Julie Shane
    Julie Shane says:

    Wanda!!! Brown pearls with light blue impression jasper??? “Would’ve thunk it?” You are SO clever. This is SO soft and feminine and lovely. I especially like the little softer layers to balance witht he chunky layers. LOVE THIS ONE!!!

  21. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    Thanks your Julie!!

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    Ed C says:

    Love natural Impression Jasper and hatr the dyed stuff. I have made two necklaces using it. I like the multi strands. Great necklace,

  23. RLMerder Designs
    RLMerder Designs says:

    Really beautiful!

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