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Under the sea


About this design:

I decided to experiment with a sea glass.
Here is a set I got

Components:

sterling silver, freshwater pearls, sea glass

Additional Images:



Read the comments (or add your own)

  1. karen blasdel
    karen blasdel says:

    What a beautiful set Irina!!!

  2. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    Irina, this is gorgeous! :D

  3. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    This is so pretty, I love the soothing color of the sea glass.

  4. Mahala RockChick
    Mahala RockChick says:

    Very pretty! This is a great photo of your work also!

  5. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    Irina, this set is gorgeous — love that shade of blue and the way you layered your pendant is fabulous! :D Great photos, too! :D

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    Reet says:

    Adorable set! Love design!

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    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    Irina this is fabulous!

  8. Jewelrybyirina
    Jewelrybyirina says:

    Thank you very much,
    I guess, my ‘photo’ skills are improving:)
    I am glad you like it!

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    Faithful Chick aka Faith says:

    MMMMM, mmmmmm,mmmmmm, mmmmmm. I think I love this. That sea glass is a gorgeous shade of blue and the silver is so striking with it. The pearls are a perfect finishing touch. :P

  10. Jewelry by Shannon
    Jewelry by Shannon says:

    That sea glass color is very eye-catching. And your pics are great! SLS

  11. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    Very pretty set!

  12. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    WOW! This is a gorgeous set. The blue color of the sea glass really emphasizes the sparkle of the silver.

  13. Joyce M
    Joyce M says:

    Gorgeous set!!

  14. Linda Talbott
    Linda Talbott says:

    Incredible. I love the PMC shell over the sea glass; it’s so beautiful.

  15. Mommykat Bubbly Chick
    Mommykat Bubbly Chick says:

    This is a beautiful piece of sea glass! Love the charm, this is wonderful! Great Job, Irina!

  16. Violet
    Violet says:

    This is so stunning !!!!
    I adore sea glass and this is a beautiful piece !!!

  17. Vampire Chickie Ravin
    Vampire Chickie Ravin says:

    Fave! This is just beautiful, love that vibrant blue!!

  18. Chicky Bear-Tara
    Chicky Bear-Tara says:

    This is beautiful! I love sea glass.

  19. Jewelrybyirina
    Jewelrybyirina says:

    Thank you so much!!!

  20. Travelin Chick-marlene
    Travelin Chick-marlene says:

    Added to my favorites – even before posting this accolade – gorgeous – love it.

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