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About this design:

I love spirals. When LB got the conch shells and ammonite, I snatched a few!


Conch shell puffs, antique brass ammonites and swirl clasp, African brass, wild horse picture jasper, white agate, bone, Grace Amber Waves lampwork beads, seed beads

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    Beadaholic1 says:

    A gorgeous set…I especially love the Amber Waves lampwork beads.

  2. foxhill designs vt
    foxhill designs vt says:

    I love spirals and this set!!! Gorgeous design, Laud. :D

  3. Old Beaded Lady Chris
    Old Beaded Lady Chris says:

    Hi there Laud,

    You’ve created a fantastic design with the swirls. Just love it and the color scheme just
    adds to the design along with the different beads.
    I just love this !!!

  4. Julie Shane
    Julie Shane says:

    Laud, I absolutely LOVE the earrings. I would have put the larger bead at the bottom, but they are SO pretty this way instead! The jasper is a perfect complement.

  5. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    I totally LOVE this set–especially the necklace!!
    I was in beader’s prison when those shells came and I had to miss out. I hope they get more in!! LB, Are you listening?? And grab us some peanut seed beads, too, while you’re at it. ;)

  6. Asia
    Asia says:

    Gorgeous, just like Becky I missed on the shell beads and I WANT THE PEANUT SEED BEADS TOO !!! :D

  7. Laud
    Laud says:

    Thanks, ladies! Julie, I like things to get thinner at the bottom (unlike my own body…). Becky, Asia, I missed something about those peanut seed beads. Why are they so wonderful?

  8. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    We all want them and Deb suggested subliminal messages for LB. It has gotten to be a little less subliminal and more like screaming. :)

  9. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    It looks like an ancient treasure Laud and I mean that in a very good way. It looks like something worn with a flowing grecian dress.
    Peanut seed beads…just google them and when you see the texture they give as opposed to regular seed beads you will say “I want some!!”

  10. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Apparently they are looking for a good source, good quality beads. So hopefully they are coming.

  11. SquirrelGirl aka Angela
    SquirrelGirl aka Angela says:

    Beautiful set Laud, I love those conch shell puffs too!

  12. Blooming Ideas
    Blooming Ideas says:

    Fabulously designed!!

  13. T Paul
    T Paul says:

    Very pretty and earthy….love it!

  14. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    Oooo! A sea goddess necklace! Beautiful as always!

  15. Laud
    Laud says:

    Sea goddess! I like that name. It’ll be Sea Goddess from now on.

  16. Elis Mom
    Elis Mom says:

    Beautiful, Laud. The color and texture makes it seem like an ancient treasure!

    Maybe Precosia Farfalle beads?

  17. Laud
    Laud says:

    Susie, I didn’t know what those were, so I looked them up. Nice!

  18. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    Great set Laud, those conch shell puffs look fabulous! The colors you chose are awesome as always!

  19. Chicky Zee aka Alice
    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:


  20. Laud
    Laud says:

    Thank you all for your wonderful comments!

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    BeadWitchedSara D says:

    I could so easily be persuaded to fall in love with those spirals, the yellows and everything else in this set of necklace and earrings. Normally I do not like yellows and whites together, but you have interjected some special magic into these designs and I love them. Before long I will go out of my own way to get more whites and yellows and create with these colors.

  22. Eeka Mouse
    Eeka Mouse says:

    Wonderful symphony of swirls!

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