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About this design:

someone made a labradorite necklace a couple of months ago; there have been more since. It's always been a favorite, so I thought I'd have a go.


Puff Lab, chain on hand. LB silver. Drop from LB crystal opal and some tiny crystals that I had.

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  1. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    Beautiful piece! I love labradorite! :)

  2. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Beautiful!! Love the glow!

  3. DayLily aka Del
    DayLily aka Del says:

    So pretty and elegant.

  4. Beadlady3 aka Cindy
    Beadlady3 aka Cindy says:

    Yummy, another of my favorite stones. Brilliant design!

  5. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    They sure do sparkle! Beautiful, Judy!

  6. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Judy..this is stunning!!! I can imagine the flashes of blue coming off those stones. Are you keeping this one?

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

    Thanks for your kind comments everyone. Nancy – no I’m not keeping this one; I’m really not a bracelet person. Question to all of you. The stones tend to rotate and not stay in their proper place – is it ok to put the slightest bit of glue between them so that they stay put?

  8. SquirrelGirl aka Angela
    SquirrelGirl aka Angela says:

    What a pretty design Judy! I love labradorite too and these are particularly lovely stones you have.
    I think it’s fine if they flip around, just me.

  9. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    Beautiful design Judy! It looks fabulous on! I’d let the stone flip too, but like Angela said, that’s just me.

  10. Sonja J
    Sonja J says:

    Gorgeous! I agree with the others, it wouldn’t really bother me if the stones flip a bit, that’s part of its charm. =^__^= I love how you used the little flourish patterned teardrops, they look perfect with the Briolettes!

  11. Asia
    Asia says:

    Love it, the stones are just gorgeous, did you try seed beads as spacers, it might help, but I would not worry about them flipping :D

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

    Did try seed beads; didn’t work.

  13. BeadlingatMonsterPajamas
    BeadlingatMonsterPajamas says:

    Beautiful! Such a nice piece! I also wouldn’t worry about it flipping.

  14. Elis Mom
    Elis Mom says:

    Don’t worry about flipping. It just adds to the “movement” of the piece. Lovely!

  15. DayLily aka Del
    DayLily aka Del says:

    Yes, I agree with Elis Mom. Do not put glue on them. Let them flip, movement is a good thing.

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

    Hi Folks – I have a question. I had a problem w/the lab beads (which I didn’t get from LB) the color I thought was great, but some of them hadn’t been drilled properly and the hole isn’t big enough for me to string them – have you encountered this? Were you able to fix it?

  17. Sonja J
    Sonja J says:

    Do you have a handheld bead reamer? You have to be very gentle, and the ones with diamond tips are the best, but there are plenty of inexpensive sets around that work fairly well.

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

    Thanks for the input – I will invest in one.

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