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For Jenny--warmest hugs

About this design:

The marketing director for the nonprofit where I'm board chair is also moving on. Her expertise increased the sales in our gallery shop (thereby increasing my consignment sales). This is my thank-you to her for doing such a great job marketing the art programs, gallery shows and other events. She prefers silver and was drawn to the warmer toned beads in designs I consigned at the gallery. So...silver and fire agate came to mind.


Fire Agate, silver-plated tubes, beads and clasp.

Read the comments (or add your own)

  1. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    Those silver tubes are the bomb! Gorgeous! 8O

  2. Mommykat Bubbly Chick
    Mommykat Bubbly Chick says:

    Oh, This is so FUN! I like it!

  3. Vampire Chickie Ravin
    Vampire Chickie Ravin says:

    Sweet!! Waaaaaaaay cool!!

  4. FaeryGoth Chick
    FaeryGoth Chick says:

    This is so pretty!

  5. karen blasdel
    karen blasdel says:

    Very pretty, love the fire agate!!

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    Wolfkazzy WolfChick says:

    love this, beautiful combo!

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    Faithful Chick aka Faith says:

    What a wonderful and beautiful gift.

  8. grama rose aka stormy
    grama rose aka stormy says:

    very pretty I’m sure she will be greatly missed!

  9. Green Eyed Lady Chick
    Green Eyed Lady Chick says:

    Beautiful,love the tubes and the fire agate, she is really gonna love this!!!

  10. Linda Talbott
    Linda Talbott says:

    This is really beautiful; she should love it.

  11. MARIA
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  12. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    Gayle, this is so pretty — Jenny is sure to love the combo of silver and fire agate! :D

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    Orchid Betty says:

    Love the effect of the tubes in the design, beautiful piece!

  14. Eeka Mouse
    Eeka Mouse says:

    I love the scalloped effect from the curved tubes. I wish I could see this one in person! Wendi’s Druzi is also superb. I didn’t realize there were any pale ones on that strand – I’d only see the dark ones.

  15. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    This is very nice!!!!

  16. Jewelry by Shannon
    Jewelry by Shannon says:

    This is really pretty!!

    I usually use those tubes for bracelets on each side of the wrist so it’s nice to see them used another way. Thanks for the inspiration. :-) SLS

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    Science Chick Runs Sibes says:

    Thanks for the kind words, all. It makes me feel more confident about Jenny’s reaction when she receives this at the reception this evening.

    SLS–I’ve done some earrings and bracelets using the big tubes and delicate necklaces using more petite metal tubes. I wanted a sinuous necklace for Jenny but the large fire agate rounds needed more sizable tubes so I reached into the bracelet supply box et voila.

    This will be a style I offer in a selection of other beads during my summer shows.

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