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  • Annabel
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Marrakesh Express


About this design:

Somehow this vermeil and natural colored gemstone bracelet reminds me of the song by Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young called Marrakesh Express. If it's been a while since you've heard it, give it a listen. Great song ... and love these gemstones with the pearls! SLS

Marrakesh Express Lyrics
Artist:Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young

Whoopa, hey mesa, hooba huffa, hey meshy goosh goosh.

Looking at the world through the sunset in your eyes,
Traveling the train through clear Moroccan skies
Ducks and pigs and chickens call,
animal carpet wall to wall
American ladies five-foot tall in blue.
Sweeping cobwebs from the edges of my mind,
Had to get away to see what we could find.
Hope the days that lie ahead
bring us back to where they've led
listen not to what's been said to you.

Wouldn't you know we're riding on the Marrakesh Express.
Wouldn't you know we're riding on the Marrakesh Express,
they're taking me to Marrakesh.
All aboard the train.
All aboard the train.

I've been saving all my money just to take you there.
I smell the garden in your hair.
Take the train from Casablanca going south,
blowing smoke rings from the corners of my m m m m mouth.
Colored cottons hang in the air,
charming cobras in the square.
Striped djellebas we can wear at home.
Well, let me hear ya now.

Wouldn't you know we're riding on the Marrakesh Express.
Wouldn't you know we're riding on the Marrakesh Express,
they're taking me to Marrakesh.
Wouldn't you know we're riding on the Marrakesh Express.
Wouldn't you know we're riding on the Marrakesh Express,
they're taking me to Marrakesh.
All on board the train,
All on board the train,
All on board!

Components:

See Above.

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Read the comments (or add your own)

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    Jeannes Gems - Gem Chick says:

    Beautiful design, Shannon!
    The many varied elements work so well together!

  2. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    Great song and beautifully designed necklace! The design has an exotic look to it, Shannon! :D

  3. Beadlady3 aka Cindy
    Beadlady3 aka Cindy says:

    With the title and having the song lyrics here, you totally nailed it! Gorgeous bracelet!

  4. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    Oh, this rocks! Love the song and love, love, love this bracelet! :D

  5. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    Gorgeous! Love this, Shannon!

  6. Pam E aka funky tulip
    Pam E aka funky tulip says:

    Great song, and absolutely beautiful necklace!

  7. Chickie Nonnie T
    Chickie Nonnie T says:

    Absolutely gorgeous, I love it!

  8. FaeryGoth Chick
    FaeryGoth Chick says:

    stunning!

  9. Orchid Betty
    Orchid Betty says:

    Love the harmony between the different shapes and components, gorgeous design!

  10. karen blasdel
    karen blasdel says:

    Another absolute beauty!!!

  11. DMYJewelryDesign on etsy
    DMYJewelryDesign on etsy says:

    Love this bracelet, so very pretty

  12. Wemai Coffee Chick
    Wemai Coffee Chick says:

    Wow – wow – wow!!!!This is amazing, Shannon!! Great design and mix of components – love it!!

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    Deb D Grammy Chick says:

    Shannon, this is absolutely marvelous! I love that song, and it perfectly matches the mysterious, exotic look of this bracelet. Fave! :D

  14. Mahala RockChick
    Mahala RockChick says:

    Beautiful!

  15. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    This is stunning, and I love the song too!!!!

  16. Lyric Chick aka Bev
    Lyric Chick aka Bev says:

    This looks like CSN sounds…smooth, flowing, and tight!!!!! I have seen them 4 or 5 times and it only gets better!!!David Crosby is my hero, even though I think this is a Graham Nash song. Glad to see ther are other Chickies infected with transferring the energy of music into the beauty of beads.

  17. Jewelry by Shannon
    Jewelry by Shannon says:

    Thank you all for your wonderful comments. This bracelet sold very unexpectedly tonight! SLS

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