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Bronzite and Brass Necklace

About this design:

For this one I used a 40mm bronzite donut, two tumbled chrysocolla nuggets, some bronzite rondelles and a handful of turquoise picasso beads.

Bronzite was a bit of an acquired taste for me. The donut in this necklace was my first exposure to it, and I admit I was pretty underwhelmed when I got it in the mail. I set it aside until I went on my latest round of bead hoarding, which included the purchase of a bunch of turquoise picasso beads. When I remembered that turquoise and brown is a great color combination, that bronzite donut started to look a lot more appealing. Now I'm in love with the stuff.

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    olive penguin says:

    Another stunning necklace! I love what you have done to embellish the bronzite. The blues are a wonderful combination with the bronzite. I love it!

  2. KatsAllThat
    KatsAllThat says:

    It’s a beautiful combination and bronzite can definitely grow on you. The more you look at it the more you can appreciate it’s natural glow.

  3. BeataViscera
    BeataViscera says:

    Thank you, olive! KatsAllThat, you’re absolutely right. Thanks to my newfound appreciation for it I think I finally know what to do with that last pink calcite focal I bought. :)

  4. FaeryGoth Chick
    FaeryGoth Chick says:

    so pretty!

  5. Jane MS
    Jane MS says:

    I love Bronzite, it combines beautifully with so many things. Love what you have done with it here.

  6. Eeka Mouse
    Eeka Mouse says:

    Looks great! For more bronzite appreciation, check it out in sunlight… gorgeous sparkle & warmth.

  7. Violet
    Violet says:

    Love what you did with the donut !!
    I have always loved Bronzite and this looks great !!

  8. Silver Slivers
    Silver Slivers says:

    Gorgeous! I love the blues with that brown, very earth and sky like. Also, I have a serious case of photography envy, the photos themselves are beautifully done!

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