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Butterfly Gem

About this design:

This is my other gift for my Mom. She likes hummingbirds, dragonflies & butterflies. The labradorite was from a generous friend. I made the clasp...not sure how good it looks. Wrap is sloppy but I don't mind that.


Labradorite cylinders & flat horse eye(?). Amazonite & black tourmaline rondells. Silver bumpy beads. Silver butterflies and danglies. Amazonite chips (LB easter bracelet).

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  1. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Oh Deb..what a divine combination of stones,and the silver bits are just right. Very playful and pretty. I think the clasp is just fine.

  2. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Love what you have done with this, Hon! I know your mom will love it!!! xoxo!!!

  3. Lois D
    Lois D says:

    The perfect eclectic mix of components, just like in nature! I can see all of these busy creatures hovering over a blue pond in the summer. I LOVE the clasp. Did you make it out of a bail like in one of your other creations? Your Mom will love this!

  4. Lois D
    Lois D says:

    That should be “eclectic”. Maybe I should stick to one-syllable words – LOL

  5. Lois D
    Lois D says:

    Oh good grief, I can’t even read my (non-) spelling mistakes correctly. I’m sorry to have sullied your thread with my nonsense, Deb :(

  6. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    HaHaHaHa Lois!!! That was funny.
    Believe it or not the clasp part is a bail and the hook is a Sterling Silver head pin I bent around a small cylinder. Then hammered it some.
    Thanks Nancy, Becky & Lois (especially for.the laugh)

  7. foxhill designs vt
    foxhill designs vt says:

    Fabulous, as always, Deb! :D
    How is Butterball?

  8. Elis Mom
    Elis Mom says:

    Another gorgeous design, Deb!

  9. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Thanks Jolene & Susie. ButterBall is great. He’s a wild boy playing & then just turns inti this little sweetie lover. He’s just really hard to catch with the camera. Mousey used to actually pose…not BB.

  10. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Just added a photo of ButterBall. Its sideways because I cropped it. Sorry…head tilting required.

  11. Asia
    Asia says:

    I’m loving this one too, your Mom is lucky :D

  12. Asia
    Asia says:

    So he does stay still sometimes, he is still very cute :D

  13. Michelle
    Michelle says:

    Love this, very pretty, love the butterflies !
    I love your cute little kitty too !! Aaaahhh ;)

  14. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    Gorgeous, Deb :)

  15. Elis Mom
    Elis Mom says:

    BB is sooooo cute!

  16. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Cuuuuuuuute kitty!!

  17. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Yes he is…even when he’s ricocheting off my leg.

  18. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    BB & Mousey.


  19. Mahala RockChick
    Mahala RockChick says:

    ooh this is gorgeous! I have a similar pendant that I haven’t used…you’ve given me a great idea for a gift for me!! :)

  20. Crazy Beader
    Crazy Beader says:

    A very pretty present, Deb – - and BB is as cute as ever !

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