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The One That Got Away

About this design:

I made the big chunky necklace a few years ago for myself because I loved the green-blue, brown veined stone I found at a gem show (I didn't know what it was when I got it, and in retrospect I got a VERY good deal on it). I swore I'd never sell it...
I've since discovered it was chrysoprase, and found smaller nuggets at Lima Beads to make bracelets to sell. I took the necklace with me last weekend to help sell the bracelets... and someone else fell in love with it... I caved, and sold it. Now I need to make a new necklace for myself, perhaps with not quite so huge chunks...


Included Chrysoprase, Faceted Smokey Quartz Rondelles, Sterling Silver.

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  1. FaeryGoth Chick
    FaeryGoth Chick says:

    This is a gorgeous set! Sorry to hear that you sold it, I hope you can replace it soon :-)

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    Mary - Sweet Chick says:

    Oh yeah! I can see why someone snatched it up!
    Glad you can make yourself a new one though!!
    LB to the rescue!! :-D
    Love the smoky quartz with Chrysoprase! Excellent choice!!

  3. Wemai Coffee Chick
    Wemai Coffee Chick says:

    I love this! Stunning!

  4. Joyce M
    Joyce M says:

    Gorgeous! Love, love, love Chrysoprase! This is a beautiful set!

  5. grama rose aka stormy
    grama rose aka stormy says:

    I love it I hope you got a grand price for it as those larger nuggets are spendy..but I guess all can be replaced…beautiful set and she was a lucky one to buy this from you congrats on the sale…

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    Faithful Chick aka Faith says:

    OOOOooooo I too hope you got a huge price for it. It is a wonderful piece. Congrats on bargain, sale, design and all. It was and is a winner in my book also.

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    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    Wow this is beautiful sorry it got awy you can alway make another . congrats o the sale.

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    Lee D says:

    Fantastic set! You must get more chrysoprase to replace this beauty! But definitely congrats on the sale. :D

  9. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    Beautiful! I can see why it sold! ;)

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    Judith Ann Boyer says:

    EeeeK! Love!! I would have bought it!! This is fantastic try to find more of those stones!! :)

  11. Vampire Chickie Ravin
    Vampire Chickie Ravin says:

    Gorgeous!! Love it! Grats on the sale!

  12. karen blasdel
    karen blasdel says:

    Wow, I can see why someone wanted the necklace so bad, it is gorgeous!!! Congrats on the sale, hope you got huge bucks for it!!

  13. Green Eyed Lady Chick
    Green Eyed Lady Chick says:

    This is so gorgeous I love it! Congrats on the sale!!!

  14. Jewelry by Shannon
    Jewelry by Shannon says:

    These beads are amazing … I can see why she wanted it. Congrats on the sale for sure! SLS

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    Deb D Grammy Chick says:

    What an awesome set…I can see why you wouldn’t want to part with that necklace, but at least you can make another one! Congrats on the sale! 8)

  16. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    Very pretty, they say you should wear the jewelry to sell also :)

  17. Buster Browns MoM
    Buster Browns MoM says:

    really nice, I love chrysophase!! I’m glad for you that you sold it.. but now your gonna miss it!!! the next one just won’t be the same.. maybe, with luck it will be better!!!

  18. KittyMom Linda
    KittyMom Linda says:

    I’m sure there is a very lucky and happy lady wearing this somewhere. I don’t know how you let it get away. I certainly hope she appreciates what she has!

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