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Remember Me ~ Remember You


About this design:

I originally made this bracelet to cheer a friend who was fighting breast cancer.
sadly, my friend Denise lost that fight Friday, Oct 10th., hence the title.
Please remember to get your yearly mammograms & checkups, remind those you know & love to do the same!

Components:

ruby crazy lace agate (from Lima Beads:),faceted rock crystal, silver p lated beads, & findings, pink glass, "believe"

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  1. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    Mavis, please accept my sympathies on the loss of your friend Denise. I’m sure she was loved and cared for by many people who miss her greatly.

    This bracelet is a loving tribute to her and a reminder to all women to take care of their health. Very beautiful, Mavis!

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    trinkets says:

    Thank you Lynn.
    Denise was as you describe, very joyful, great love of life,a totally positive person & yes, we do & will miss her terribly~

  3. Carola
    Carola says:

    I’m sorry for the loss of your friend.

    The bracelet is just lovely.

  4. Pam
    Pam says:

    A beautiful bracelet for a beloved friend. . . .Denise will always be in your heart.

  5. Cotopaxi Chickie Sue
    Cotopaxi Chickie Sue says:

    Mavis, I am so sorry for your loss. Your description of Denise sounds like someone we would all have enjoyed.

    Your bracelet is a lovely tribute to Denise, and a reminder to us all that annual checkups are important.

  6. Its Herr Jewelry
    Its Herr Jewelry says:

    I’m so sorry for your loss.

  7. Sali Jo GemsChica Chick
    Sali Jo GemsChica Chick says:

    I wondered when you had been….now I understand…Denise sounds like she touched alot of lives….sorry for your loss.

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    Deb D Grammy Chick says:

    My deepest sympathies on the loss of your dear friend, Mavis. I, too, lost a good friend to breast cancer, and I know what a painful loss it is. Denise sounds like a wonderful person, someone we all would like to have known. I know that you will always carry her in your heart.

    Your bracelet is a beautiful tribute to someone so special in your life, and a caring way to remind all of us to pay attention to our own well-being.

  9. Smoky Rose
    Smoky Rose says:

    Deepest Sympathies, Mavis. I trust Denise is now in a far better place.

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    Mary S - Sweet Chick says:

    I’m very sorry for your loss Mavis.
    Your bracelet is a lovely tribute to a wonderful friend.

  11. Debbi aka Sparkle Chick
    Debbi aka Sparkle Chick says:

    My deepest sympathy Mavis on the loss of your brave friend Denise. The bracelet is indeed a loving tribute to her and a definite reminder to us to get that yearly check-up.

  12. Claire F
    Claire F says:

    My deepest sympathy. A loving and wonderful tribute to a beautiful lady.

  13. FaeryGoth Chick
    FaeryGoth Chick says:

    I am sorry for your loss. What a lovely gesture of yours! This is so beautiful. Thinking about you… Hugs

  14. Happy Chick aka Harriet
    Happy Chick aka Harriet says:

    Such a sweet and touching tribute to your friend. Lovely bracelet, and I am sorry for your loss.

  15. Sunny Chick aka Diana
    Sunny Chick aka Diana says:

    Thoughtful gift to your friend and now others…just beautiful. Your effort to raise awareness is another gift you’ve given your friend and us beaders.

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    Brenda H says:

    Beautiful bracelet! I’m so sorry for your loss and Denise’s family!

  17. Dora H
    Dora H says:

    Just wanted to say what a beautiful bracelet, with alot of of meaning. I also wanted to give my condolences

  18. Fashion Chick aka SC
    Fashion Chick aka SC says:

    Mavis, please accept my condolences on the loss of your friend. Your bracelet is beautiful and such a loving gesture.

  19. Wemai Coffee Chick
    Wemai Coffee Chick says:

    I’m so sorry for your loss! What a nice thing to do for your friend when she had a hard time. You have been a good friend for her I’m sure, think about that when it’s hard for you! It’s a very pretty bracelet that you can wear to remember.

  20. Michelle
    Michelle says:

    Mavis, my condolances. This is a very beautiful bracelet, your dear friend would have loved it. I too have just a lost a dear friend recently 27th Sept. It will nice to have something to remind you of her in such a special way.

  21. Steph
    Steph says:

    Beautiful bracelet and sorry for your loss. My friend is also facing this and she will not be alone. She has a tough road ahead of her, she will be going in for her operation soon and then have to go through chemo and radiation. It is something that a cure has to be found for.

  22. Valentine Chick
    Valentine Chick says:

    What a wonderful way to honor your dear friend. Please accept my sympathy. Take care.

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    trinkets says:

    Thank you all so much!!
    I’m a little overwhelmed by all of your kind comments & that you took the time to send them~
    I hope for the best possible outcome for all your friends & family who are fighting cancer & other serious health problems.
    Sincerely,
    Mavis Thompson

  24. WaterburyJewels
    WaterburyJewels says:

    The bracelet is beautiful and the name is so touching….I send my sympathy to you and your friends family…..

    Sincerely,
    Donna

  25. Kate L
    Kate L says:

    Beautiful bracelet, thank you for sharing the story of your friend. I hope your memory of her and the inspiration she brought to you is a comfort.

    Kate

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