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Green Goddess

About this design:

How can one go wrong with turquoise? Here it is encapsulated with Czech and Japanese seed beads. A row of silk copper beads adds hint of pazazz, hopefully without overpowering.


Turquoise cabochon and seed beads

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  1. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Oh my gosh..what a beautiful stone! I woldn’t have known it was Turquoise.Lots of color in there,and you’ve framed it beautifully!

  2. KatsAllThat
    KatsAllThat says:

    That is really a gorgeous stone..and the colors you added around it enhance it’s beauty.

  3. Sonali
    Sonali says:

    Found a new home for this one – my cousin’s wife got it as a present :)

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    Judith Ann Boyer says:

    Gorgeous ! Do you give lessons! I would love to make pendants that are this beautiful!!!

  5. Sonali
    Sonali says:

    Thanks, Judith! I learned from a couple of books – Beading with cabachons and Dimensional bead embroidery. Would love to give lessons if it ever worked out :) .

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