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Re Do For Nancy

About this design:

Nancy saw this in my shop and questioned why I used the color beads I used. Well, I didn't have any purple beads at the time So....she sent me Amethyst and more. This is what I came up with...which she likes.

Components:

ceramic owl, Amethyst, not sure about the blue beads, ringy copper chain, iridescent spacers and copper hook and eye, Czech glass flowers and waxed linen

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  1. Kimberlywilliams60
    Kimberlywilliams60 says:

    Oh my goodness this is adorable!! I LOVE owls and this one is no exception!!

  2. dolllady aka Pam
    dolllady aka Pam says:

    Beautiful owl necklace! The little owl is terrific!

  3. Granny Nancy
    Granny Nancy says:

    I told Jane I want to wear it for a while — I “LOVE” this necklace as I do owls. Then I will give it to my granddaughter when she graduates college in 2024. She’s going for a Masters in Environmental Engineering. If I don’t last that long, it will be noted in my will.

  4. Jogi
    Jogi says:

    This is so pretty! The owl has so much personality. Nancy, I can see why you were particular with it. Great job, Jane!

  5. K Ralston
    K Ralston says:

    Nancy has the best beads and you make awesome use of them. That owl is to die for, he’s so cute. I know it will sell if you put it in your shop.

  6. K Ralston
    K Ralston says:

    Sorry Sweetjane I see that Nancy has dibs on it, LOL. She will enjoy giving it to her granddaughter when she graduates. It already has a legacy attached to it. How cool is that?

  7. sweetjane
    sweetjane says:

    Thanks you all!! I will be glad to send that to Nancy…that and anything else she wants. We have a great system going. Besides, she says she has another purple owl to send me.

  8. Crystal Canary
    Crystal Canary says:

    Oh my, this is absolutely beautiful! I love how the purples are pulled out of the focal with the Amethyst beads. It’s great how the owl’s big eyes just speak to you. I’ve been wanting to purchased some of Majoyoal’s creations–I love her work. Does anyone know if there are customs when purchasing from Spain? Nancy, your granddaughter will forever treasure this piece.

  9. sweetjane
    sweetjane says:

    Crystal…I’ve never purchased anything from Spain…but frequently in the U.K. and France..never encountered any customs.

  10. Beady Little Eyes
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    Beautiful owl and necklace. Love the mix of the Czech glass flowers and chain.

  11. Robin nursechick
    Robin nursechick says:

    I love this little owl! I’ve purchased mine from majoyoal in Spain- I’ve not had any problems with custom charges. I also get those little yarn beads from Spain and didn’t have customs. Back to your owl-I love the amethyst with the owl!

  12. Crystal Canary
    Crystal Canary says:

    Robin, thank you for your input on the customs charges. :)

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