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Blue Blue Sky Necklace (goes with earrings posted a while ago)


About this design:

This is the 'extreme' wire wrapped sterling necklace I started working on after I finished the Blue Blue Sky Earrings. The 2 large London Blue Topaz stones move gently as you wear it, as do the other smaller stones! It's fun to wear either dressy or casual.

Wanted something curving and simple to hold the beautiful step-cut and fan shaped London Blue Topaz which measure as follows:

London Blue Topaz Chubby Step Faceted Briolette - 12.35 Carats

London Blue Topaz Fan Cut Focal Briolette - 14.95 Carats

Finished with lots of wire wrapped dangling stones in white topaz and micro-faceted white and sky blue topaz.

Components:

See above.

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  1. Shannon J
    Shannon J says:

    Oh my goodness!!! wow Shannon this is fantastic!!! those stones are to die for!! definately goes in the faves!!

  2. Jewelry by Shannon
    Jewelry by Shannon says:

    Thanks Shannon! Those stones are really so pretty when you see them in person … hard to not love London Blue Topaz!! SLS

  3. Skittles mommy
    Skittles mommy says:

    Be-u-ti-ful! Love this!

  4. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    This is a gorgeous piece!

  5. grama rose aka stormy
    grama rose aka stormy says:

    Shannon this is a beautiful necklace the stones you used are priceless! Someday maybe! I love all the wire work and the nice flow with all the beads!!! A winner for sure!!!

  6. Mommykat Bubbly Chick
    Mommykat Bubbly Chick says:

    Shannon, as always, your work is amazing! I think this is so incredible, just loving the blue. Really nice job with the wrapping too

  7. FaeryGoth Chick
    FaeryGoth Chick says:

    Gorgeous Shannon!!

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    LeighAnn F says:

    Looks awesome! Love blue stones and these topaz are awesome.

  9. Jewelry by Shannon
    Jewelry by Shannon says:

    Thanks you all for checking this one out! SLS

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    Faithful Chick aka Faith says:

    Wow. Yes love the blue topaz stones. Wonderful wirework.

  11. Daisy Chick - Dawn
    Daisy Chick - Dawn says:

    The blue topaz are to die for! wonderful necklace and you can dress it up or down! Great JOb!

  12. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    Shannon, this is exquisite! :D

  13. Jewelry by Shannon
    Jewelry by Shannon says:

    Thanks a lot Faith, Dawn, and Martha!! SLS

  14. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    Shannon, your pendant is stunning! Wonderful colors! :D

  15. Jewelry by Shannon
    Jewelry by Shannon says:

    Thank you Lynn Eileen!! It’s definitely a pendant for someone who loves blue or has blue eyes!! SLS

  16. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    Oh Shannon!! This is beautiful!!! and those gems are something elts, so elegant..

  17. Jewelry by Shannon
    Jewelry by Shannon says:

    Thank you Lynn … aren’t those gemstones pretty??! Sparkle, sparkle!! SLS

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    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    Gorgeous!

  19. Jewelry by Shannon
    Jewelry by Shannon says:

    Thanks a bunch Alice!! SLS

  20. Arja A
    Arja A says:

    Love, love, love that London blue topaz! amazing blue. Your desing really gives space and value to fine topaz.

  21. Jewelry by Shannon
    Jewelry by Shannon says:

    Hi Arja, thank you!! I’m actually wearing this one today to work! SLS

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