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Creamy Swirls

About this design:

When I opened my package of goodies from "gemstone day" the freshwater shell nuggets fell along side the African opals. I thought they were amazing together. Who'd've thunk it?

Of course I have to have a couple stretchy bracelets to stack.
Here's the irony: When I started searching in my stash, I found another strand of the shell nuggets. I must have fallen in love with them twice! Now I'll have to get more African opals and create a necklace.


Freshwater shell nuggets. African opal rounds 6mm and 8mm. Lots of Vintaj and TierraCast brass findings.

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  1. Laud
    Laud says:

    Great combo. I have some clam shell rounds–never thought of them with the opals, but you’ve given me a wonderful idea. Thanks!

  2. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    VERY very nice!!! I have a bunch of African opals. Now I have to have that shell!!! This is too fabulous!!!

  3. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    What fab pieces you’ve created Julie!

  4. Elis Mom
    Elis Mom says:

    Love these!

  5. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    I really love this! Very nice.

  6. foxhill designs vt
    foxhill designs vt says:

    Gorgeous work, Julie!

  7. Asia
    Asia says:

    Fantastic, planing too to do something with the same stones based on my pick “Seafoam”, just love this :D :D :D

  8. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    Be still my heart! LOVE, LOVE, LOVE! 8O

  9. CAS
    CAS says:

    Pretty … pretty … pretty!!! I love the soft off-whites together.

  10. Crazy Beader
    Crazy Beader says:

    Perfect combination – - like you, I’ve ordered something again that I forgot I had. Think that’s how we define our favorites !

  11. Frida
    Frida says:

    Ohhh now me too want those shell nuggets :P Fab colorcombo! Awesome designs, the flowers add a touch of cuteness!

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