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diamonds and rust

About this design:

Trying to shake things up a little, this piece is proportionally different from many of the others I've made. It features a smaller, more subtle pendant (about 25mm square) and it's suspended from a longer combination strand. Th black quartz beads from Lima, while mostly translucent, have a pretty pink/orange cast to them.


Black rustic quartz from Lima Beads, hematite twists, frosted glass pendant.

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  1. aikerada
    aikerada says:

    I really like this design & the way you’ve “posed” your piece for the picture. Very eye appealing!!

  2. KittyMom Linda
    KittyMom Linda says:

    Well, different, but still unmistakably YOUR design. Love it. It sure is a great neutral!

  3. Goldie H
    Goldie H says:

    Another beautiful design! Looks like it would complement lots of different outfits!

  4. Chippy Chick aka Lindys
    Chippy Chick aka Lindys says:

    Very classy necklace! I like the shiny hematite with the quartz, nice contrast. Love it!

  5. Green Eyed Lady Chick
    Green Eyed Lady Chick says:

    Gorgous another fantastic piece, love your style!!

  6. karen blasdel
    karen blasdel says:

    Fabulous, love it. Fave!!

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    Lee D says:

    Great design and wonderful beads. Gorgeous necklace! Into my favs.

  8. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    I love it! The hematite looks gorgeous.

  9. Linda Talbott
    Linda Talbott says:

    This is beautiful, very classy. I love the Hematite with the Black Quartz, and the pendant is just right.

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    Waterfall says:

    Very beautiful.

  11. Dragons Chicky
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    Orchid Betty says:

    Love it beautiful design!

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    Lynda aka DivaChick says:

    Beautiful, Susan!

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    Valley Girl says:

    Love this look… Beautiful.

  15. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    This is really nice,nice stones too.

  16. Elaine aka Belly Chick
    Elaine aka Belly Chick says:

    Very pretty, Susan. At first glance, the pendant looked like a tiny open book…I love that about it!! :-D

  17. Vampire Chickie Ravin
    Vampire Chickie Ravin says:

    Classy and beautiful! And yes, the pengant soes look like an open book, how cool is tha, since I am an avid reader, that just ROCKS!! You Go with ya bad self, woot!

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    Faithful Chick aka Faith says:

    Not sure where you are but I like this very much I guess it was a while back but I’m playing catch up and checking in on people. Hope you are well

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