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Purple Rain


About this design:

My daughter Jenny's birthday is this Saturday and she asked for a necklace in purples. I used black gun metal chain and findings so I had to come up with a bail in black for the amethyst teardrop focal. She loves it!

Components:

Amethyst beads in assorted shapes and sizes (most from LB), assorted glass and crystal beads, black gun metal chain and findings, magnetic clasp

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  1. FaeryGoth Chick
    FaeryGoth Chick says:

    Absolutely beautiful! I love amethyst, it looks great!

  2. Chippy Chick aka Lindys
    Chippy Chick aka Lindys says:

    BTW, she already has it on! Couldn’t keep it a secret since she’s visiting with us this month and has watched me create it!

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    Margareta says:

    Another amethyst lover :) This is so abundant and black metal suits amethyst so very well!

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    Orchid Betty says:

    Beautiful bail, love the Amethyst with the black gun metal, fabulous design!

  5. Chicky Suz aka Susan Z
    Chicky Suz aka Susan Z says:

    Lovely necklace! Beautiful design, too!

  6. Green Eyed Lady Chick
    Green Eyed Lady Chick says:

    Wow this is GORGEOUS Lindy!!! Great focal and I’m loving this with the gunmetal, your daughter is very lucky to have such a talented mom! Happy Birthday to her!!!

  7. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    This is breathtaking! What a wonderful gift for your daughter! :D

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    Brenda H says:

    Terrific design! Is the pendant dogtooth amethyst?

  9. Chippy Chick aka Lindys
    Chippy Chick aka Lindys says:

    Thanks for all the inspiring comments! As for your question Brenda, it is dogtooth amethyst or some people call it cheveron amethyst.

  10. Diane Cauley
    Diane Cauley says:

    OMG! I love the purple with the gunmetal! Very inspiring design :)

  11. Skittles mommy
    Skittles mommy says:

    Gorgeous! I am sure your daughter was excited to get this!

  12. Jewelry by Shannon
    Jewelry by Shannon says:

    This is something else … I’m sure she’ll wear it with pride. SLS

  13. Chicky Bear-Tara
    Chicky Bear-Tara says:

    This is beautiful! She’s very lucky to have this made for her!

  14. karen blasdel
    karen blasdel says:

    Stunning!!! I can see why your daughter loves it so much!!

  15. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Gorgeous!

  16. Chippy Chick aka Lindys
    Chippy Chick aka Lindys says:

    Good Morning Ladies! Thank you for all the inspiring comments last week! I’ve been quite busy this past month spending time with my visiting daughter and granddaughters.

  17. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    Linda, what a stunning necklace for your very lucky daughter! I love the gunmetal with purple & your fab design! Great bail, too! :D

  18. Chippy Chick aka Lindys
    Chippy Chick aka Lindys says:

    Thanks Lynn! Glad to see you back on a regular basis! Missed you!

  19. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    Thanks, Linda! Hope you are enjoying your visit with your daughter and granddaughters! :D How old are your grandgirls?

  20. Chippy Chick aka Lindys
    Chippy Chick aka Lindys says:

    Jordan is 6 and Audrey will be 4 on Sept 1. It’s been so much fun! Unfortunaly they go home to CA on Saturday :(

  21. Chippy Chick aka Lindys
    Chippy Chick aka Lindys says:

    Pic of the girls!

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  22. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    What beautiful girls — such wonderful photos and lovely names, too! You must have such a wonderful time with them, Linda! :D

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