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Opal delight


About this design:

This long necklace is one that I love very much. Also a project I did with a friend of mine :-) I had this strand of black rainbow opal beads and did not really know what to make of it. One day it hit me and this is the result.

Components:

Black Rainbow Opal, Lava Rock, Glass beads, Swarovski crystals, Plastic beads, Pewter beads



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  1. Leigh D
    Leigh D says:

    I love the mix of bead types – very pretty!

  2. CAS
    CAS says:

    Beautiful Sarah! I love mixing bead types too, and this piece came out lovely. I would never have guessed that there were plastic beads involved, very nice choice. :D

  3. FaeryGoth Chick
    FaeryGoth Chick says:

    Thanks for the positive feedback! Usually, I am not that fond of plastic beads but these (the large grey ones) were so pretty I couldn’t resist.

  4. Jane MS
    Jane MS says:

    I love this. What an intriguing piece with the large grey beads on the sides. Very pretty.

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    Jeannes Gems - Gem Chick says:

    Very nice! you certainly can’t tell that those gray beads are plastic.

  6. Fashion Chick aka SC
    Fashion Chick aka SC says:

    Nice combo!

  7. Happy Chick aka Harriet
    Happy Chick aka Harriet says:

    Really nice! Good selections for your design. :-)

  8. FaeryGoth Chick
    FaeryGoth Chick says:

    Thanks for the kind words!

  9. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    Sarah, what a gorgeous necklace!!! I love the combo of colors and bead types! I agree — the large gray stones do not look like plastic at all. Great job on this! :D

  10. FaeryGoth Chick
    FaeryGoth Chick says:

    Thanks Lynn!

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    Vee aka Dream Chickie says:

    Beautiful!!! I love it when a design idea just hits you. :D

  12. FaeryGoth Chick
    FaeryGoth Chick says:

    Thanks Vee :-)

  13. lilys mimi-chickie
    lilys mimi-chickie says:

    another cool design, very fine art work!!! thanks again for sharing your creativity to inspire and encourage. peace, be love, lily’s mimi

  14. FaeryGoth Chick
    FaeryGoth Chick says:

    Thanks again :-)

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