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Turtle Cove


About this design:

I received the polymer clay pendant from Karen Robinson. Not a fan of orange, I knew I had to play off the turquoise color. LB came to the rescue with the beads.
ps - sold at trunk show!
with very simple matching earrings.

Components:

8mm turquoise magnesite, copper fwp, copper coiled spacers, polymer clay pendant from Karen Robinson on etsy, very heavy copper wire for bail

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  1. Diane Cauley
    Diane Cauley says:

    this whole necklace is beautiful! I especially love the turtles on the focal. Congrats on your sale :)

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

    When I first saw this, I thought — Jeanne?!?!?! Orange?!?!?! I know you’re as big a fan of orange as I am!!! ROTFLOL 8O

    You made the right choice in playing up the shades of turquoise and using copper as your accents, Jeanne — this is beautiful! Love those teensy turtles!!! :D

    Congrats on the sale! Was the rest of the show a successs, too?

    Happy Mother’s Day, Jeanne!!! :D

  3. Jewelry by Shannon
    Jewelry by Shannon says:

    That pendant is something and those tiny turtles are just too cute. You played up the same colors I would have too … congrats on the sale!! SLS

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    Jeannes Gems - Gem Chick says:

    Thank you, ladies! The pendant was kind of an extra with a purchase from Karen and probably not what I would have chosen, but it did grow on me. I have to admit that I wore this piece once, and it was fun to weat.
    Lynn, I consider the show a success and a learning experience. I sold 12 pieces, but what I learned is I have to raise my prices.
    Hope you’re having a great mother’s day. Did you get to see the “babies”?

  5. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    Congrats on your sale, Jeanne! This is so pretty! Love that pendant!

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

    Congrats on the sale of this beautiful necklace!!

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    RubberT aka Plucky Chick says:

    Way too cute!!

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    Mary S - Sweet Chick says:

    I know what you mean about orange! But this has just enough to add more to the tropical feel of this piece. I LIKE it!

  9. karen blasdel
    karen blasdel says:

    I love this one Jeanne!! congrats on the sale!!

  10. DMYJewelryDesign on etsy
    DMYJewelryDesign on etsy says:

    Beautiful focal bead and you did a great job accenting it with the turquoise beads. Congrats on the sale!

  11. Arja A
    Arja A says:

    Congrats Jeanne :)

  12. Purple Chick aka Violet
    Purple Chick aka Violet says:

    Beautiful, and congrats on the sales !!!!

  13. grama rose aka stormy
    grama rose aka stormy says:

    I love it! Great job!

  14. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    Jeanne, this is so beautiful! Congrats on the sale! :D

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    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    Congrats on the sale .Lovely necklace!

  16. J Clare
    J Clare says:

    I’m not surprised this sold right away!

  17. Chicky Suz aka Susan Z
    Chicky Suz aka Susan Z says:

    I love this piece, the opendant is terrific! You have chosen the great beads to complement it!

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    Faithful Chick aka Faith says:

    Sometimes maybe volume to make up for the lower price could be a good thing. You might get a lot of calls for more shows (home) or return purchasers at the next show. Pricing would definitely be very difficult with the economy the way it is. I always remembered in my job in retail department store, “If they are there they are looking to buy; but always looking.” lol

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    Jeannes Gems - Gem Chick says:

    Volume is definitely a good thing, Faith. Considering my customers were all clients of the salon who didn’t know I would be there I’m happy. But I do hope for more volume the next time. And there will be a next time. The salon owner asked if I’d like to come back in the summer. :)

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    Faithful Chick aka Faith says:

    this piece is adorable I too love the turtles.
    ecuse the typing mr murphy kat has been ill and is laying on the desk and I just cannot bring myself to move him.

  21. CAS
    CAS says:

    Orange????? Jeanne????? Out of the comfort zone and out of the park! Oh so cute! I’m so happy that the show was a success, congratulations. Up those prices a tad too, remember summer is a “rich” time in the Hamptons.

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