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About this design:

A friend of mine requested that I make her a pendant reminiscent of outer space on a chain to match. So I made her this pendant from PMC3 fine silver (clay) end product is 100% solid fine silver (99.999% pure silver) topped with 24k gold highlighting the shooting star. I made the chain from sterling silver wire and iolite beads and finished it all with a handmade clasp. Then I oxidized everything to make it all "pop" and add depth. I hand polished the pendant to a mirror finish which can be seen in a few pics, that's also why the pendant either looks white or blue, it's reflecting its surroundings.

Components:

Iolite, sterling silver wire, PMC3 fine silver clay, 24k gold accent for silver

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  1. Maggies Mom
    Maggies Mom says:

    Wow, Khristin, I am in awe of your creative ability and design! This is so special, and your friend is SO blessed to have you in her life! Everything about this is fabulous!

  2. tomasina
    tomasina says:

    When you ask for inspiration, you don’t stop with the easy stuff! I’d say “bless you,” but I think that’s already been done!

  3. Crystal Canary
    Crystal Canary says:

    Khirstin, your skills always amaze me! This is a fantastic piece and your friend will adore it. I see labors of love in all your work–such a passion for the art of creating. :)

  4. Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked says:

    **Gasp** This took my breath away, Khristin! Beautifully designed and executed…from the PMC pendant to the perfect beaded chain. Your friend must be thrilled with it! Congratulations

  5. kye
    kye says:

    Oh man Khristin! This is so beautiful! You have so many wonderful skills to go along with your artistic ability. This is just divine! Love it!

  6. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    WOW! This is truly a WOW piece. Love the color and design.

  7. Beauty Sought Khristin
    Beauty Sought Khristin says:

    Wow, you guys! I am floored by the kind and generous comments! Thank you so much! I am touched.

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