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All About the Pink

About this design:

I've been off work for the last couple weeks due to having surgery for an odd eye disease. It's made it somewhat difficult to do any beading. But now I'm on the mend and my eyes are much better. I'm going back to work on Monday, brought a new dress for the occasion, and needed something to wear with it. I have a hard time working with pink, but I LOVE how this turned out!


Pink jade faceted rounds, black onyx faceted rondelles, pearls, peach moonstone rounds and wheels, seed beads, and sterling silver toggle. All from Lima, my LBS, or gem/bead show.

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  1. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Pink is not my go to color either but it really works well with your design. Isn’t it great when you can make your own jewelry to coordinate with what ever you want to wear. Definitely one of the perks of being a jewelry artist.

  2. K Ralston
    K Ralston says:

    This is SO pretty. All my favorite things, like pearls and moonstones. I don’t do much pink either but this totally works. Moonstones are my favorite stone of all. I have a lot of them but no pink ones. Glad you are better.

  3. Granny Nancy
    Granny Nancy says:

    I love pink clothing and wish I owned more of it. I have a ton of pink beads and don’t know how I’ll ever use them up. If anyone wants any, I’ll be glad to sell them half price.

  4. Beady Little Eyes
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    Very pretty EM. Love the moonstone wheels. This looks great with the graphic top.

  5. dolllady aka Pam
    dolllady aka Pam says:

    Beautiful to infinity and beyond! I love pink with my favorite purple. This is beautiful on its ery own. If the last pic shows it with your dress, you will be the best dressed.

  6. kye
    kye says:

    I’ve only made one pink necklace. This makes me think I should work with pink more often. It’s so beautiful. You’ve used a wonderful mix of shapes and colors. I’m so glad to hear you’re feeling better. Your necklace is perfect for your new dress. Beautiful! Beautiful!

  7. Medieval Momma
    Medieval Momma says:

    Pink and black are perfect together! Very feminine and sweet.

  8. Robin nursechick
    Robin nursechick says:

    I love your necklace. The mix of shades is perfect. Very pretty!!

  9. Crystal Canary
    Crystal Canary says:

    Oh, this is gorgeous! Pink is very hard for me too–but you absolutely hit a ‘home run’ on this one. The selection of beads you chose look amazing together. Awesome! :)

  10. franny
    franny says:

    I hope your return to work went well…I luv that u made it a special occasion to enjoy with your lovely new beautiful necklace & dress. Did you make an elegant or sassy entrance? Just realised I could steal (um, borrow) your necklace to go with my bracelet…oh & the dress as well!

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