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A Touch of Sparkle


About this design:

These beads are absolutely gorgeous in person! I got lucky and managed to buy one strand of them when I had to go to a dr's evaluation out of town. They are rough cut Blue Topaz with a thin Titanium coating on some sides for a touch of oilslick/rainbow sparkle in the sun. No two are exactly alike. I wanted to make them stand out, so I kept it simple and just wrapped two of them and attached them to a pair of handmade Earwires I bought from an artisan online.

Components:

Solid Copper Artisan made Earwires, Solid Copper Wire round 26 Gauge; Solid Copper JumpRings; Blue Topaz rough cut top drilled (Briolette style) nuggets with a thin titanium coating on some sides.

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  1. SYD Sydney H
    SYD Sydney H says:

    Those are neat. A boho necklace would go perfect with them

  2. KatsAllThat
    KatsAllThat says:

    I adore those rough cut topaz stones. It’s great you kept it simple to make those stones really shine!

  3. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Oh how pretty. I’m a huge fan of rough cut stones. I agree that it’s best to keep it simple,and just let them shine. Yummy color!

  4. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Wowzers! These are great ear rings! Love ‘em and love the blue topaz. So unusual to see them in a rough nugget form. Great design! :D

  5. SeaBeads
    SeaBeads says:

    beautiful. . . I want these! :)

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