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Birthday Pearls


About this design:

This is what I made for myself for my birthday this year. Now I have to wrap them up and hide them away until May...

(The pearls are actually lighter than they look in the picture - a lovely lavender with peacock highlights and dynamite nacre.)

Components:

Baroque FW pearls, sterling silver clasp (that reminds me of a mermaid's pearl-adorned hair waving in the ocean current), seed beads as spacers between the pearls.



Read the comments (or add your own)

  1. Cathy H Chocolate Chick
    Cathy H Chocolate Chick says:

    Very pretty – love the clasp!!! Happy Birthday a little bit early. ;)

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

    So beautiful, Eeka! I love all pearls! Your clasp is fab! :D

    Happy birthday a bit early from me, too! When in May is your special day? My baby brother will turn 50 on the 11th. :D

  3. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Won’t you be surprised when you open this gift from you to you? :D
    Happy Birthday a wee bit early.

    BTW Love the pearls!

  4. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    Oh, yes, Eeka — definitely act surprised when you receive this from yourself…..ROTFLOL 8O

  5. Gina P - Delta Chick
    Gina P - Delta Chick says:

    Gorgeous! Lucky you!! ;)

  6. Cotopaxi Chickie Sue
    Cotopaxi Chickie Sue says:

    Pearls are a girl’s best friend! (I know, it’s supposed to be diamonds, but pearls are so much warmer!).

    What a great gift to give yourself! Wherever you hide them away, leave yourself a note so you can find them! Such a beautiful set…

  7. Eeka Mouse
    Eeka Mouse says:

    Thanks, everyone. Yeah, it’s a good idea to leave myself a note so I can FIND the hidden necklace on the 12th… now where did I put that note? :|

  8. MoonBell
    MoonBell says:

    So pretty! I am the opposite… I have had my “birthday” aquamarine beads for 2 years now, and have just not been happy with any design I’ve tried yet.

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