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  • kye
    kye on “Here Comes The Sun”:
    “This is so pretty. Great choice of stones to go with the pendant.…” read »

  • G Layne AKA Gail
    G Layne AKA Gail on “Festive”:
    “Love the bright colors! A party for your wrist!…” read »

  • G Layne AKA Gail
    G Layne AKA Gail on “River Stones”:
    “Gorgeous! The colors are so serene and restful.…” read »

  • G Layne AKA Gail
    G Layne AKA Gail on “Turtle Beach”:
    “Thanks guys! Becky, I'm with you! More IS more, lol!…” read »

  • G Layne AKA Gail
    G Layne AKA Gail on “Circles with a Sharpie”:
    “Thanks for the step by step! The photos really help, I was definitely trying to put…” read »

  • Tana R
    Tana R on “Gifted”:
    “I looked at the time on my message, it's not really 2:46 am! It's still the…” read »

  • Tana R
    Tana R on “Gifted”:
    “Very groovy, Annie! I have to ask, is it choker style? I imagined campfire and guitar…” read »

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    wellsdalakaJulie on “River Stones”:
    “This looks so peaceful and lovely, with all the elements in perfect balance.…” read »

  • Medieval Momma
    Medieval Momma on “River Stones”:
    “The stones are gorgeous whatever name they go by! I like your choice of smokey quartz…” read »

  • dolllady aka Pam
    dolllady aka Pam on “Circles with a Sharpie”:
    “Thank you LRC! I am anxious to try out your instructions. They are…” read »

  • Mahala RockChick
    Mahala RockChick on “River Stones”:
    “Yes, I believe it is the same stone, just a different name.…” read »

  • Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick on “Circles with a Sharpie”:
    “Well rats! I goofed setting this whole thing up. That's what happens when you…” read »

  • dolllady aka Pam
    dolllady aka Pam on “River Stones”:
    “Love the soft muted colors! It looks like the pendant and the Wild Horse Jasper…” read »

  • C Ferguson aka Annie
    C Ferguson aka Annie on “Tiger Eye”:
    “Wow! This is wonderful. Love these necklaces and tiger eye is a favourite of…” read »

  • C Ferguson aka Annie
    C Ferguson aka Annie on “Fall?”:
    “I too love the bracelets you keep coming up with - you definitely have a wonderful…” read »

  • C Ferguson aka Annie
    C Ferguson aka Annie on “Here Comes The Sun”:
    “I love the soft muted colours - so serene and relaxing. Beautiful design!…” read »

  • Maggies Mom
    Maggies Mom on “I took a Class”:
    “Amazing! Can't believe this is your first time weaving! I am very impressed!…” read »

  • C Ferguson aka Annie
    C Ferguson aka Annie on “Fall Tones”:
    “I love this colour mixture and the design is so appealing - very nice.…” read »

  • C Ferguson aka Annie
    C Ferguson aka Annie on “Turtle Beach”:
    “Ooooh - this is so cool and I love it all especially the turtles. :) …” read »

  • C Ferguson aka Annie
    C Ferguson aka Annie on “River Stones”:
    “This is gorgeous - love the stones - love the design. Fantastic!…” read »

  • dolllady aka Pam
    dolllady aka Pam on “Turtle Beach”:
    “Beautiful Gail! I agree the turtles are such a cute addition.…” read »

  • C Ferguson aka Annie
    C Ferguson aka Annie on “Gifted”:
    “Thank you - still lots of wood beads left to play with.…” read »

  • C Ferguson aka Annie
    C Ferguson aka Annie on “I took a Class”:
    “Thanks ladies. It was fun, but intense. Kept repeating the mantra: single up…” read »

  • puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky on “Here Comes The Sun”:
    “Gorgeous stone combo! And what a cute 'lil furry critter!…” read »

  • Medieval Momma
    Medieval Momma on “Turtle Beach”:
    “Gorgeous!…” read »

  • puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky on “Fall?”:
    “Yummy components and beads! I love your style and aesthetic!!!!!!!…” read »

  • puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky on “I took a Class”:
    “Love the weaving! Must have been a blast! :) …” read »

  • puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky on “Turtle Beach”:
    “IMHO more is more! I love it either way but I am partial to extra details…” read »

  • sweetjane
    sweetjane on “Fall?”:
    “Thanks to everyone for their lovely comments! This was certainly fun to make!…” read »

  • Medieval Momma
    Medieval Momma on “Gifted”:
    “* would look GREAT with *…” read »

  • Medieval Momma
    Medieval Momma on “Gifted”:
    “I love it! Very earthy and ethnic. It would look with a off-white flowing sun dress…” read »

  • Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick on “Turtle Beach”:
    “Glad to know I'm not the only one who fiddles. Great design. Love the soft…” read »

  • Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick on “Gifted”:
    “I like it too. Definitely has an ethnic vibe. Love wood, love all the components,…” read »

  • Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick on “I took a Class”:
    “Wire weaving? You're a "greenie?" I'd say you are well on your way to being…” read »

  • Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick on “Fall Tones”:
    “Fantastic color, excellent design. Love it! :) …” read »

  • Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick on “Here Comes The Sun”:
    “Key boards and computers are not trustworthy..... they are electronic devices with minds of their own. Now…” read »

  • Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick on “Fall?”:
    “Ditto to all of the above comments. This is a great way to welcome fall...just…” read »

  • Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick on “Tiger Eye”:
    “Thanks for all of the compliments everyone. The tiger eye is one of my favorites.…” read »

  • Mahala RockChick
    Mahala RockChick on “Here Comes The Sun”:
    “It's funny because when I type my son's name it always changes it to "sidenote" or…” read »

  • Mahala RockChick
    Mahala RockChick on “Fall Tones”:
    “Thank You ladies!…” read »

Spring 2010


About this design:

These extra large shell chips are so fun and one of my favorites to work with..they are light weight but chunky looking. I love this piece so much I am going to make it a necklace!

Components:

Shell, Large FWP in cream, sterling silver.



Read the comments (or add your own)

  1. Green Eyed Lady Chick
    Green Eyed Lady Chick says:

    Sweet and dainty,love this one!

  2. Diane Cauley
    Diane Cauley says:

    This is perfect! Makes me think of my mom, I think she would love it as much as I would! Can’t wait for the necklace! Beautiful work!

  3. KittyMom Linda
    KittyMom Linda says:

    Ahhhhhhhh, sort of like a mini-vacation just by putting it on. When you make the necklace, will feel like a little bit longer vacation. Seriously though, this is gorgeous. I would make this a staple of my summer wardrobe. Love it.

  4. Chippy Chick aka Lindys
    Chippy Chick aka Lindys says:

    Very sweet and delicate design!

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    Valley Girl says:

    What great colors.. very lovely!

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    Faithful Chick aka Faith says:

    These shells almost look like flower petals at first. Very springy and vacation like. Love this

  7. grama rose aka stormy
    grama rose aka stormy says:

    Gorgeous! I can’t wait to see the necklace wonderful !!

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    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    Beautiful love it!!!!

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    Vampire Chickie Ravin says:

    Gorgeous!! I can’t wait to see the necklace!!

  10. Claire F
    Claire F says:

    Very very pretty bracelet! Can’t wait to see the necklace too!

  11. doktordesigns
    doktordesigns says:

    Sweet, feminine, lovely. :)

  12. Elaine aka Belly Chick
    Elaine aka Belly Chick says:

    Mmmmm…reminds me of orange sherbet…very pretty!! :-D

  13. Pam
    Pam says:

    Love it! Into my favs!

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    Orchid Betty says:

    Delicate and beautiful love it

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    Mary - Sweet Chick says:

    Oh how beautiful!!!! It’s fun and yet elegant at the same time! Lovely for a summer wedding! FAV!

  16. Linda Talbott
    Linda Talbott says:

    I love this ~ very pretty; I hear the beach calling; and yet I love the chunky feel. Great result. Are you going to make another one that is a necklace or turn this one into a necklace? Whatever you do, I hope you post it.

  17. Mommykat Bubbly Chick
    Mommykat Bubbly Chick says:

    Oh, just looking at these shells reminds me of summer!!

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    Judith Ann Boyer says:

    I can see Spring fever has touched all of us!! Ahhh… to be warm again without the slanket!! :)

  19. CAS
    CAS says:

    Beautifully chunky and delicate at the same time, gorgeous … gorgeous … gorgeous!

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    D D Mystic Chick says:

    such a pretty bracelet! would make a beautiful necklace, too! fav!

  21. Joyce M
    Joyce M says:

    Very pretty, delicious!

  22. Cuban Queen Crazy Chick
    Cuban Queen Crazy Chick says:

    Wow, this is SO pretty. Looks like flower petals.

  23. Happy Chick aka Harriet
    Happy Chick aka Harriet says:

    Really pretty!!! :D

  24. Wemai Coffee Chick
    Wemai Coffee Chick says:

    Gorgeous, Judith Ann! :-)

  25. Fashion Chick aka SC
    Fashion Chick aka SC says:

    This is gorgeous!!

  26. Cecilia-Gems of Heaven
    Cecilia-Gems of Heaven says:

    Beautiful !

  27. Gemme Designs
    Gemme Designs says:

    Absolutely awesome, so delicate and precious!

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