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Puddingstone Necklace

About this design:

I've held onto this gorgeous lamp work bead for far too long. The artist called it Puddingstone which I think is hilarious and fitting.
Finally decided what to do with it this morning.


Lampwork focal, painted (dyed) quartzite nuggets, opaque glass bead, and gunmetal findings.

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  1. A Little Pizzaz aka Judy
    A Little Pizzaz aka Judy says:

    Stunning necklace!

  2. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Oh that is beautiful Lynda!! Gorgeous rich color.

  3. Lois D
    Lois D says:

    Gorgeous, like Deb said :) ! At first quick glance, I thought the lampwork was a real ‘puddingstone’ cabochon made from one of the actual conglomerate rock which bears that name!

  4. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    This is so beautiful Lynda! The colors are fantastic and the lamp work bead is gorgeous! I can see why you hung onto it for a while.

  5. Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked says:

    See you learn something all the time here at LB!! I had never heard of Puddingstone before. I thought the artist just made it up. Turns out it’s a real stone…here’s an image.


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    Beadaholic1 says:

    Gorgeous! I love the colors–the focal bead and opaque glass bead really set it off! Great design!

  7. Jmc
    Jmc says:

    I like it. :)

  8. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    Beautiful :)

  9. Asia
    Asia says:

    Love that bead, fantastic necklace, so you :D

  10. Chicky Zee aka Alice
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  11. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Delicious!!! :)

  12. Bettys Beads
    Bettys Beads says:

    All of the above. Love anything red.

  13. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    Oh wow! Luscious is the first word that came to mind. Those stones are a phenomenal color and I adore the lampwork bead!

  14. KatsAllThat
    KatsAllThat says:

    I think this is really great and love the pop of the red.

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    J Bazata says:

    absolutely love this

  16. Laud
    Laud says:

    Gorgeous elements and design. The metal beads you selected add just that right touch!

  17. Simply Adorned Jewelry
    Simply Adorned Jewelry says:

    The colors are so spectacular and great with each other. Beautiful work!

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