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A whale of a necklace!

About this design:

I’ve had the vintage button pendant for a long while and love to wear it and decided to put it on a chain. Saw the lovely toggle on Lima—reminded me of scrimshaw and then had the green goddess bead in my stash—words are perfect! So much fun!


Brass chain and toggle, prehnite stick pendant, Green Goddess Studio pendant, vintage whale button pendant.

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  1. Robin nursechick
    Robin nursechick says:

    This is awesome! I love the whale pendant! The pieces look just perfect together. Greens are one of my favorites and the prehnite is gorgeous!

  2. Beady Little Eyes
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    So pretty JG but I can’t read the words. Love the whale pendant and the greens.

  3. J Gaye
    J Gaye says:

    Beady Little Eyes–” Bathe in all of the tides of nature in all her streams and oceans at all seasons” Thoreau

  4. Beady Little Eyes
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    Beautiful. Thanks JG. Love Thoreau also.

  5. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    What a unique and beautiful collection of items. The first thing that caught my eye was the background color of the whale button and the prehnite stick pendant. All of the components look like they were made to go together.

    I was reading about whales last night. There is an orchestral piece by Alan Hovannes. The title is take from a verse in Genesis “.. And God created great whales.” The piece includes actual songs of the humpback whales. They are my favorite whale.

  6. Crystal Canary
    Crystal Canary says:

    ‘There be whales here!…’ The Prehnite stick matches so perfectly with the whale pendant. The Thoreau quote is a nice touch too. A unique & special piece.

  7. dolllady aka Pam
    dolllady aka Pam says:

    “Thar she blows, sir.” Whales are so soulful. They certainly drew the attention into your beautiful pair of necklaces.

  8. J Gaye
    J Gaye says:

    One necklace, Pam… linked with a cool toggle!

  9. SF Girl
    SF Girl says:

    Beautiful – love all of the components you used! The green of the whale pendant and the prehnite remind me of the ocean, which is perfect for this piece.

  10. kye
    kye says:

    This is such a special necklace. All the components work so well together. A vintage whale pendant paired with that prehnite stick and words by Thoreau? Beyond fantastic! Wow!

  11. J Gaye
    J Gaye says:

    Wow—thanks for all the love—wasn’t sure about the brass but did enjoy seeing it all come together.

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