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Madagascar

About this design:

I have been commissioned by a friend to give a second wind to this fabulous vintage red amber from Madagascar. The weight of the 13 olive shaped beads on the original design was quite extensive and my friend's Mom wasn't wearing it anymore. So I proposed to distribute the weight on a longer necklace and not use all the beads. She wanted a black chain and some ribbon, so here it is!! I hope they both like it, I know I do :D

Components:

Gunmetal chain, bead caps and toggle clasp, Madagascar vintage red amber olive beads and black silk ribbon.

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  1. KatsAllThat
    KatsAllThat says:

    What a lovely way to repurpose the amber. I just love it.

  2. dolllady aka Pam
    dolllady aka Pam says:

    What a great remake of a vintage piece. It certainly should be lighter and more easy to wear.

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    Fresh Baked says:

    A fresh and bold approach to design. Sure shel’ll get lots of compliments on the necklace!

  4. Asia
    Asia says:

    Amber is gorgeous and you made it looking modern :D

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    pearlsandme aka Monica says:

    Agree this looks easier to wear! Such lovely beads!

  6. DayLily aka Del
    DayLily aka Del says:

    Very nice design. It looks fresh and modern.

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    Junebug says:

    Those beads are beautiful.

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