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Blue Oyster Cult--by Blue Oyster Cult

About this design:

A study in assymetry, here juxtaposed against local potter, Kathie Swearingen's, vase (which is not done justice.)


Blue infused quartz agate twists. Natural blue adventurine. Smoky blue coin pearls. Pearlescent rocailles. Lt. blue Swarovski crystals. Sterling rattail, cones, and J-hook clasp and fishhooks.

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  1. Vampire Chickie Ravin
    Vampire Chickie Ravin says:

    Very beautiful, love these shades of blue.

  2. Vampire Chickie Ravin
    Vampire Chickie Ravin says:

    Oh, and another Great band by the way! Heh ;)

  3. grama rose aka stormy
    grama rose aka stormy says:

    I love it! i think blue is really becoming a fav for me..these colors are magnificant!

  4. Jade aka Caryn
    Jade aka Caryn says:

    Lovely design. Going to see BOC this summer. They are playing at work. That is a perfect shade of blue

  5. karen blasdel
    karen blasdel says:

    Gorgeous…beautiful shades of blue!!!

  6. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    Beautiful!!!! Blue

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    Cotopaxi Chickie Sue says:

    You find the coolest shaped beads, and make such unique designs with them! Love the blues here, and really adore those earrings!

  8. Lyric Chick aka Bev
    Lyric Chick aka Bev says:

    Thanks for the kudos, ladies…”would you believe”…those twisted beads came from MJ Designs?

  9. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    Wonderful design, colors, and earrings, Bev! :D

  10. Linda Talbott
    Linda Talbott says:

    Gorgeous … I love the asymmetry and all the different tones and shapes of blue.

  11. Shanti P
    Shanti P says:

    Beautifully designed, and I agree with everyone else – the blue is a terrific shade!!

  12. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    Gorgeous blues! Love the asymmetry. Fabulous design.

  13. Mommykat Bubbly Chick
    Mommykat Bubbly Chick says:

    Lovely blues, great use of shapes & sizes in this Asymetrical beauty! Works really nicely :)

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    Faithful Chick aka Faith says:

    Love the design in this. The stones and pearls are perfect together. The earrings are fabulous. I just love this set and I must say the photography really grabbed me right off. Makes me want to see all your creations. Thank you for sharing.

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    Orchid Betty says:

    Beautiful combination of stones, love the asymmetry in the design!

  16. Boston Lady
    Boston Lady says:

    This piece is stunning. I love the blues you used and how it all laid out so nicely. Great job!

  17. Jewelry by Shannon
    Jewelry by Shannon says:

    Boston Lady, I thought of you when I saw this piece … I think of you as the Boston “Blue” Lady since you posted your blueberry bracelet! SLS

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