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I Stole From the Maid.

About this design:

Has anyone been watching "Devious Maids" on the tube? It's a guilty pleasure show,but the girls on there have the best accessories ever. This is a design that I copied by doing "pause" and zooming in. (Thanks to HD TV.) LOL ;)
The ones on the show were a gorgeous green that looked like lime green Chalcedony or something similar. I was hynoptized. I don't have the same stones,but I'll find them if it kills me. In the meantime,here's my darker version.


Golden Pyrite (silver tone) Faceted Teardrop 7-8x24mm,8mm Shell Pearls in Charcoal,both from Lima,GP wire,GP beads,and GF wires.

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  1. Laud
    Laud says:

    Sexy! The movement of the dangling stones will definitely catch a viewer’s eye.

  2. JenniferLynn
    JenniferLynn says:

    The way the light bounces of the facets is hypnotizing! Gorgeous!

  3. Michelle
    Michelle says:

    These are lovely Nancy! Living in the UK I don’t know the show you mention. Are your earrings Jet, they look like it? By the way, Mama Mia has been on our TV screens a lot recently on different channels, but I still haven’t managed to see it! I love your ‘Mama Mia’ earrings! ;)

  4. Michelle
    Michelle says:

    They look like Jet !

  5. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    WOW Nancy! These look fantastic! The golden pyrite almost looks smokey to me, and the way they play off the light, fabulous!

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    Beadaholic1 says:

    Very pretty Nancy…I havent watched the show as it coincides with Masterpiece Theatre! LOL

  7. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    Ooo! These are pretty and swingy and shine beautifully! I LOVE the pyrite teardrop!!

  8. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Thank you ladies. The teardrops do look like Jet. (Now I’ll have Paul Mc’s song in my head all day..tee hee)
    I never knew what pyrite was,until I shopped at Lima. They are nicely faceted,aren’t they? A bit hard to photograph tho.

  9. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    These are beautiful…

  10. Chicky Zee aka Alice
    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:


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