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One that grandma would like.

About this design:

Wanted to do something with the African donut beads from LB. When I was done, my mother was checking it out and said that this was something that her mom would have loved to wear, especially the blue beads.


African donuts in the green/blue/white, cobalt blue ovals from my stash, picasso green beads from LB and silver spacers. A simple silver hook and eye clasp to finish.

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  1. dolllady aka Pam
    dolllady aka Pam says:

    Beautiful necklace! Many of us would wear it in a heartbeat.

  2. Robin nursechick
    Robin nursechick says:

    Very pretty T! I would definitely wear it! Did you make this for your grandmother? I love blue and green together! I’m sure she’ll love it!

  3. K Ralston
    K Ralston says:

    I’d wear it. It would go with many types of clothing. It’s nice that you thought of your grandmother and mother and the things that they like.

  4. Beady Little Eyes
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    Love the green and cobalt together. Such a lovely necklace.

  5. Crystal Canary
    Crystal Canary says:

    Great way to highlight the African donuts. The color combo is great.

  6. T Tebeau
    T Tebeau says:

    Thanks for the lovely thoughts. I am sure my grandmother would have worn it, but she passed away years ago. It was something that came out of the blue from my mother. Thar made me think of her mother and hence the title. I have been going through my stash and trying to make up stuff from my stash trying to reduce my stash.

  7. Kimberlywilliams60
    Kimberlywilliams60 says:

    This is truly an amazing way to showcase the donuts….love the colors in this piece so much !!

  8. kye
    kye says:

    Such pretty colors and it has a nice flow.

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