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Ode to The Dalai Lama

About this design:

I was looking for a focal to use with some big carnelian beads and chalk turquoise barrels that I’ve had just waiting for the right focal; and Lima Beads had this great Tibetan focal. I put a small carnelian cabacon on each side, added some Tibetan-looking pewter beads I’ve had for years, and attached it all to a wonderful LB chain.


Large carnelian nuggets (H/D), medium chalk turquoise barrels, pewter spacer beads, LB antique silver chain and my antique pewter clasp.

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  1. dolllady aka Pam
    dolllady aka Pam says:

    Gorgeous! I could see this worn with a chocoate brown top, a turquoise sweater, a little black dress. It s great for all year long!

  2. Kathryn R
    Kathryn R says:

    Thanks, Pam! Those are some cool ideas!

  3. Annao
    Annao says:

    I like the color choice, the pendant as well. I can see my self walking around with it on. Turquoise brightens it up.

  4. kye
    kye says:

    Really pretty. I like the chunky colorful beads with that pendant. Nice!

  5. Medieval Momma
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    ClovisakaLois says:

    Terrific fit for the pendant! I love that pendant, also in the gold, and the antique silver with the metal color. The colors look great together!

  7. Kathryn R
    Kathryn R says:

    Thanks much!

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