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Funky pearls

About this design:

I like pearls but most necklaces with pearls are so formal. So I tried to jazz this one up.


Pearls, sterling silver, and a few left over faceted garnets thrown in for good measure.

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    KPJEWELS says:

    I don’t care much for pearls but I like what you have done with them here.

  2. martham
    martham says:

    It’s a bit hard to tell from my picture, but it hangs asymetrically.

  3. leafy river
    leafy river says:

    Wow, innovative design and nice color choices!

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    K H says:

    I like this – it looks like the work of an experienced beader. It’s both artsy and lawyerish. z:)

  5. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    Very cool pearl necklace, Martham!!! I thought it might be an asymmetrical piece — thanks for confirming that. I love the design — very casual (for pearls — LOL) and fun! Love the addition of the garnets and SS to your piece! :D

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    Cotopaxi Chickie Sue says:

    Martham, great color choices and marvelous design! Your pearls are lush! It’s interesting to me that most people are totally shocked when you tell them these are pearls – they only expect pearls to be round, and white or cream! LOL!

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    Starsparkle Spiral Chick says:

    The colour combination is great & I love the use of the stick pearls plus the Bali beads :)

  8. Leigh D
    Leigh D says:

    Very Cool!!!

  9. martham
    martham says:

    Thanks for the nice comments. I really liked the lemony green pearls, which make it stand out. With many of the same beads I made another even less formal funky pearl necklace which is more random. I threw some quartz crystals in that one. I take a picture later.

  10. Happy Chick aka Harriet
    Happy Chick aka Harriet says:

    Very nice design and great colors!! :-)

  11. Chicky ChaCha
    Chicky ChaCha says:

    I love the colors together also. Very pretty!

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