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  • 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 »

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

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

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

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

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    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 »

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    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 »

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    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 »

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    Mahala RockChick on “Here Comes The Sun”:
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    Mahala RockChick on “Fall Tones”:
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  • Harmony on Strings
    Harmony on Strings on “Tiger Eye”:
    “I love copper and you really are the master.…” read »

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    Harmony on Strings on “Gifted”:
    “Very,very nice.…” read »

  • G Layne AKA Gail
    G Layne AKA Gail on “I took a Class”:
    “Wow! I agree with Donna, this piece looks very complicated but you certainly did fantastic with…” read »

  • G Layne AKA Gail
    G Layne AKA Gail on “Gifted”:
    “Oooooo! Wonderful tribal design!! Love the African clay beads and the wood spacers really set them…” read »

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    S Katoll on “Gifted”:
    “I've never seen such interesting wooden beads, and you've really highlighted them here. The African clay…” read »

Dreaming of the Beach


About this design:

It was raining & cool here today. I was sitting at my beading table looking out my window thinking I'll be on the beach this time next month! :) I don't know if I can part with this one, hubby said I should keep it.

Components:

LB's, Amazonite (rounds, rondelles & barrels), Pendant, center drilled pearls, brushed sterling silver tubes, SS chain, rounds, and charms.

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Read the comments (or add your own)

  1. grama rose aka stormy
    grama rose aka stormy says:

    Very pretty I love those earrings too! Wonderful blue!!!

  2. Jade aka Caryn
    Jade aka Caryn says:

    I like the earrings too

  3. karen blasdel
    karen blasdel says:

    Love the colors, perfect for the beach!!

  4. Travelin Chick-marlene
    Travelin Chick-marlene says:

    instant fave – just add salt water. seriously, this is gorgeous

  5. Vampire Chickie Ravin
    Vampire Chickie Ravin says:

    Fave! Definitely a keeper!!

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    Orchid Betty says:

    Wow love this set, everything is beautiful the pendent is awesome the necklace design is gorgeous and the earrings are wonderful! A favorite!

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    BayLady says:

    Inspiring!! This is PRECIOUS! Excellent Amazonite… I love the lay out of the beads too. Nice use of curved tube beads.

    I’d keep it ~ lol :-D

  8. Green Eyed Lady Chick
    Green Eyed Lady Chick says:

    Lovely and so right for the summer!!! I would keep this one, you did an outstanding job! A Fav!

  9. KittyMom Linda
    KittyMom Linda says:

    Instant Favorite – KEEP IT = KEEP IT!!! Those earrings have the most beautiful silver sell beads. Love it all

  10. Linda Talbott
    Linda Talbott says:

    I love this. The pendant is gorgeous, and I love all the different components, including those two white stick pearls. Breat design.

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    Mary - Sweet Chick says:

    KEEP IT!!! :-D
    The whole design is gorgeous! Dressy…..Casual…this one is so versatile!!

  12. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    It’s a keeper for sure! Love the little starfish. Such a fabulous color for the beach. Gorgeous, just gorgeous! Love the biwa pearl accents, too!

  13. Cuban Queen Crazy Chick
    Cuban Queen Crazy Chick says:

    Oh wow, I LOVE this!! Love what you did with the pendant. So cute!

  14. Natures Precious Gems
    Natures Precious Gems says:

    Thank you ladies! When I first saw the pendant, I thought what am I going to do with this! It was larger than I anticipated. I think the charms and chain help bring the scale of it down. Now I wish I would have bought another one :)

  15. Marian C
    Marian C says:

    This is exquisite!

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    Evelyn W says:

    This is gorgeous. I agree with hubby, you should definately keep this one, or make another one for yourself and give this one to me, lol, jk. Great job!!

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