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Gifts from the sea

About this design:

When I saw the abalone shell pendant, I thought what a unique piece to work with. The shell is beautiful on both sides, so I will be able to wear it either way.


Green with gold abalone shell pendant, olive green freshwater pearls, shiva eye coins, Czech yellow ivory with mercury luster English cut beads, crimp beads and covers, bead wire, Greek gold fish hook and eye

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    Beady Little Eyes says:

    Beautiful, Bev. Nature provides us with such unique shapes and colors. Love the way you used them together in this design. Gorgeous.

  2. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Love the very unique combination of abalone and Shivs’s eye.

  3. BevB
    BevB says:

    Thanks, Beady and LRC!

  4. Crystal Canary
    Crystal Canary says:

    Beautiful combination of elements from the ocean. Nice flow in pattern and balance.

  5. BevB
    BevB says:

    Thanks, CC!

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