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Finished


About this design:

Finished with just a basic chain and clasp. And yes, the stone is smaller than an American nickel lol

Components:

Labradorite, sterling silver wire

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  1. Robin nursechick
    Robin nursechick says:

    Khristin, your necklace is beautiful and the stone is gorgeous! It looks like you made the chain too- love that as well. I like the stones throughout the chain- gives that’s special touch!

  2. Beauty Sought Khristin
    Beauty Sought Khristin says:

    Thanks Robin! Yep, I made each part of this piece with the exception of the stone, so it is 100% handmade by yours truly! The stones are 3mm to 4mm in size and won’t fit through the bail, so it is quite small.

  3. Crystal Canary
    Crystal Canary says:

    Khristin, the finished necklace is Beautiful! I also love the tiny beads you wire wrapped within the chain–they add just the right amount of sparkle. Your friend with adore this piece. I am shocked at how small the focal stone is–must be hard to wrap such a tiny piece. Did you use the same gauge wire for wrapping both the focal & chain? May I ask what gauge it is? Another fantastic work of art! :)

  4. Beauty Sought Khristin
    Beauty Sought Khristin says:

    I used 18 and 20 gauge for the frame. Then, I used either 22 or 24 for securing the main pieces. To make the chain, I used 22 gauge because it makes a sturdier chain. I try and stay away from anything less than 24 when making a chain, I’ve used 26 gauge when I’ve had to, it just doesn’t make it as “sturdy” and I like to have the security in knowing my items are sturdy enough for daily wear.

  5. Beauty Sought Khristin
    Beauty Sought Khristin says:

    The clasp is from 18 gauge wire

  6. Beady Little Eyes
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    Khristin – Totally beautiful and dainty necklace. The hook and eye clasp are especially appealing to me. Thank you for including so many photos.

  7. Medieval Momma
    Medieval Momma says:

    Gorgeous!

  8. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Wow! A fantastic design! Color of the stone is outstanding and I love, love, love the chain.

  9. dolllady aka Pam
    dolllady aka Pam says:

    Khristan you have done another tremendous job and made an outstanding piece! You have so much talent!

  10. Crystal Canary
    Crystal Canary says:

    Thank You Khristin! :)

  11. kye
    kye says:

    Wow! This turned out so fantastic! I love how small and intricate it is. The stone is beyond beautiful and having the small rounds in the chain brings it all together. So beautiful! ♡♡♡

  12. Beauty Sought Khristin
    Beauty Sought Khristin says:

    Thank you!

  13. Moogie
    Moogie says:

    Gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous! Your wire wrapping skills are amazing. I really miss wrapping. I’m kinda stuck on Kumihimo lately! Keep going friend. You have great talent ❤️

  14. Beauty Sought Khristin
    Beauty Sought Khristin says:

    Thanks Moogie! Miss you love!

  15. Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked says:

    A match made in heaven. Your wire wizardry and gorgeous labradorite!

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