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Misty Morning Sunrise

About this design:

The focal bead of fire agate made me think of a sunrise behind thin morning clouds. This is an old design, promptly glommed onto by my wife.


Fire Agate, Pearl. Aventurine, Soocho Jade, Agate, Rose Quartz. Bali silver beads.

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    therainmaker says:

    A very beautiful and well-named piece. Reminds me of early morning fishing epeditions… :D

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    therainmaker says:

    Oops,I meant expeditions.

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    Dora H says:

    John, this is a beautiful piece, so light and feminine creation

  4. Dragons Chicky
    Dragons Chicky says:

    I can almost see the sun! Very nice John. Great glomming on your wife’s behalf!! :D

  5. Leigh D
    Leigh D says:

    John this is absolutely beautiful – I can see why your wife snagged this piece!

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    Reet says:

    I am speechless …. This necklace is so beautiful!!! Love it, love it,love it!!!

  7. Pam
    Pam says:

    Gorgeous design!

  8. WireWrangler
    WireWrangler says:

    Hey John!
    I am not a pink fan….
    I could be a fan of pink for this piece.
    No wonder Mrs John snapped it up!
    Well crafted by the way….

  9. leafy river
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  10. ChickyD aka Debra
    ChickyD aka Debra says:

    Gorgeous! That focal bead is luminous.

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    Rainbow Chick says:

    This necklace looks peaceful. I like everything you’ve shown us, but this one appeals to me.

  12. Jewelry Z
    Jewelry Z says:

    Lovely design

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    Lynda aka DivaChick says:

    Really beautiful, John. I am going a little nuts over the new colored fire agate pieces. I love the crackle in them!

  14. Jane MS
    Jane MS says:

    Spectacular! I love the rings and dangles.

  15. Sandra Martinez
    Sandra Martinez says:

    Another stunning design,John! What a talent you have!

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    Cotopaxi Chickie Sue says:

    This is so soft and wonderful John! You have an amazing talent! No doubt your wife loves that you design jewelry for her! ;-)

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    Jeannes Gems - Gem Chick says:

    This is so soft and feminine, John, yet it still makes a statement.
    I bet your wife want everything you design!

  18. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    John, this is a wonderful design and color combo! I love that fabulous pendant! Your wife is very lucky….. :)

  19. Wemai Coffee Chick
    Wemai Coffee Chick says:

    A very nice creation, John! Lovely colors and mix of beads and findings!

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    Brenda H says:

    So soft and pretty, lucky wife!!!

  21. Mommykat Bubbly Chick
    Mommykat Bubbly Chick says:

    Just lovely! I really like the pendant and the soft pretty design! A winner!

  22. Happy Chick aka Harriet
    Happy Chick aka Harriet says:

    Wow!!! This is so pretty, soft, and feminine. :D

    I really like the whole design, and I can see why that great focal bead inspired this excellent work.

  23. Valentine Chick
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  24. Gemme Designs
    Gemme Designs says:

    Quite beautiful John!!

  25. John M
    John M says:

    Thank you, everyone, for your kind comments.

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    Deb D Grammy Chick says:

    This is absolutely stunning, John! I love the design you created around that beautiful focal. Your wife definitely knows awesome when she sees it! :D

  27. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    Gorgeous , delicate piece!:)

  28. Shanti P
    Shanti P says:

    Drop dead gorgeous! Mrs. John is so lucky!!!

  29. John M
    John M says:

    Thanks, again, everybody!

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