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Finished Octopus Necklace

About this design:

Big, and heavy, but pretty cool!


Yellow Jade, copper wire, silver seed beads, dark topaz seed beads, copper rondelles, red adventurine, Muscovite, Citrine, yellow dyed jade, faceted maroon jade, and faceted black fire agate.

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    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    Ravin this is beautiful!

  2. Vampire Chickie Ravin
    Vampire Chickie Ravin says:

    Thanks so much Alice! I worked REALLY hard on this, I really like this customer, she’s an absolute sweetheart. I really enjoyed making this entire necklace! :D

  3. Sonja
    Sonja says:

    So very beautiful!!!! Hope your client appreciates all the hard work<3

  4. Vampire Chickie Ravin
    Vampire Chickie Ravin says:

    Thanks Sonja! She LOVED the Octo, she decided she wanted it on a more elaborate beaded necklace as opposed to a chain once she saw it. We sat down and discussed what she wanted, the only thing she knew she wanted for sure was the faceted maroon jade, she told me to just be creative with the rest, this is the result!

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

    i love this ravin you did a great job on it!

  6. Sonja
    Sonja says:

    Great job!!!! It turned out beautiful!!! Glad you went more elaborate with it as well;)

  7. Vampire Chickie Ravin
    Vampire Chickie Ravin says:

    Thanks Stormy D! And thanks again Sonja! Yah, I’m glad I did too, I love it, heh, if it wasn’t already sold, I’d keep it for myself, lol ;)

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    Science Chick Runs Sibes says:

    Just awesome, Ravin. I love the octopus and I bet your customer loved the finished work.

  9. Mahala RockChick
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  10. Pam
    Pam says:

    Beautiful work!

  11. FaeryGoth Chick
    FaeryGoth Chick says:

    Looking good Ravin :-)

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    Copper Penny says:

    Very lovely Ravin, and congratulations on the sale. Your wrapping is great.

  13. Wemai Coffee Chick
    Wemai Coffee Chick says:

    Great work, Ravin! :-)

  14. Mommykat Bubbly Chick
    Mommykat Bubbly Chick says:

    What a fantastic piece of work! Ooh, great wire work, and the finished necklace is so beautiful!

  15. Jewelry by Shannon
    Jewelry by Shannon says:

    Just beautiful Ravin. The faceted maroon jade looks so pretty with the yellow jade and octo! SLS

  16. Jade aka Caryn
    Jade aka Caryn says:

    awesome job with octo! Congrats on the sale

  17. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Your octopus is so cool. I just love it!

  18. JulzJewlz
    JulzJewlz says:

    Ravin, this is beautiful!! I love that you combined your tiny twisted personality (this comment is not meant to be derogatory it is said with much love, and admiration. And with personal knowledge of a twisted personality) with the beautiful beads.

  19. Joyce M
    Joyce M says:

    This is so neat!!! Fantastic job on the pendant! He’s too cute!

  20. Carola
    Carola says:

    Very nice…

  21. karen blasdel
    karen blasdel says:

    Excellent job on your “Octo” Ravin, wonderful wire work!!

  22. Dragons Chicky
    Dragons Chicky says:

    WooooHoooo!!!Loving this Ravin!!! :)

  23. Happy Chick aka Harriet
    Happy Chick aka Harriet says:

    Outstanding!!! Applause, applause!!!! :D
    Can you tell I really like this? ;)

  24. Chicky Bear-Tara
    Chicky Bear-Tara says:

    Fabulous Ravin! I love your octopus and the the necklace looks great with it! Lucky friend! BTW, how’d you do on the wire wrapped dragonfly? I made some more with copper wire. I think I’ve got it down now.

  25. Pam E aka funky tulip
    Pam E aka funky tulip says:

    very cool

  26. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    Ravin, I just saw this! It’s a WOW!!

  27. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    Very cool Ravin!!! you have a neat octopus there.

  28. Lyric Chick aka Bev
    Lyric Chick aka Bev says:

    Ravin, this turned out REALLY nicely. Great sense of design and balance with the beads. Your twisted little twisting fingers do you proud! Hugs

  29. Vampire Chickie Ravin
    Vampire Chickie Ravin says:

    Thank you so much everyone, as tough as this was, I had so much fun making it!! She lives pretty far from the jockey Lot so only gets into Anderson every now and again, she’ll be getting it on the weekend of the 18th. She LOVES any and all jade, and ANYTHING strange and unusual, so I need to be on the lookout when I do actually have the $$ to start re-investing, heh!

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