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Pearl Shimmer

About this design:

I made this in a class at Nomadic Notions in Austin. I LOVE wearing it and receive many compliments. It' shimmers much more than in this pic. I may have to take another picture.


freshwater pearls, copper chain & findings, Swavorski crystals, seed beads, and fire polished glass.

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  1. Claire C
    Claire C says:

    Unique and stunning! It shimmers like the heavens.

  2. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    Such a stunning necklace, Debra! It looks beautiful on you!!! :D

  3. ChickyD aka Debra
    ChickyD aka Debra says:

    Thank you so much, Claire and Lynn!!!!

    Lynn, it’s SO GOOD to hear from you! Merry Christmas!

  4. grama rose aka stormy
    grama rose aka stormy says:

    Beautiful!!! I love you back round too!!! looks like a wonderful bead store!!! merry Christmas!!!

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    K H says:

    Debra, this is beautiful! I recently went to a pearl trunk show – so many pearls, so little time!!! :)

  6. ChickyD aka Debra
    ChickyD aka Debra says:

    Thank you, Stormy and K H!

    Oh, I just LOVE pearls! A pearl trunk show sounds fabulous. One can NEVER have too many pearls!

  7. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    I agree Debra…there is no such thing as “Too Many Pearls!”
    Love the necklace. You definitely shimmer in it. :D

  8. amkcreations aka Amanda
    amkcreations aka Amanda says:

    Lovely necklace, so pretty. I also am a bit of a pearl addict, being a June baby, I guess it’s expected, lol. Pretty necklace, love it!

  9. Jewelry by Shannon
    Jewelry by Shannon says:

    This necklace is amazing and I can tell if I make it to Austin I’m going to have to look up that bead store. Great job!! SLS

  10. Wemai Coffee Chick
    Wemai Coffee Chick says:

    Stunning, Debra! Great job!

  11. FaeryGoth Chick
    FaeryGoth Chick says:

    very pretty Debra!

  12. Violet
    Violet says:

    Very pretty… a lot of work… !!!!!

  13. C Clark
    C Clark says:

    Very dramatic, and beautiful. I went to the Nomadic Notions in San Antonio several months ago to find it closed. I miss it. I learned how to knot pearls there and I love to do it.

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    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    Stunnng Debra!

  15. Linda Talbott
    Linda Talbott says:

    Gorgeous … I love the way it hangs, and I bet it’s beautiful, with sparkle, when you move. Fabulous.

  16. ChickyD aka Debra
    ChickyD aka Debra says:

    Thank you ALL so very, very much!

    C Clark, yes, there is only one Nomadic Notions left…the Austin store. The man who owns it used to have one in Houston, Dallas, and San A, too. We’ve been assured the Austin one will not close. Do you live in Texas?

  17. C Clark
    C Clark says:

    Yes, we live in San Antonio. We lived in Austin in the late-60′s when my husband was at UT. We loved Austin then but it really has grown since then.

    I’ll probably have to make a drive over to Austin. I’ll bet you have several good bead stores there.

  18. Eeka Mouse
    Eeka Mouse says:

    Debra, this is gorgeous! I’ve been thinking of doing something with white pearls and copper, but it won’t be as impressive as your shimmering waterfall of a necklace.

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    Copper Penny says:

    This is really lovely, a showstopper. I can see why you are getting so many compliments.

  20. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    A gorgeous piece! Congrats!

  21. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    This is beautiful, love all the dangles..

  22. ChickyD aka Debra
    ChickyD aka Debra says:

    Thank you all for your sweet comments!

    Eeka Mouse, the pearls are actually a soft dusty pink. The round ones seem to change color depending on the light; sometimes they look dusty rose and sometimes pale bronze.

    C Clark, there are at least 3 good bead stores I know of. 2 are actually on the same street within about 3 or 4 blocks of each other. Very convenient….and DANGEROUS :) .

  23. Cecilia-Gems of Heaven
    Cecilia-Gems of Heaven says:

    Girls love their pearls and this is so pretty. It must have taken you quite some time but the turnout is beautiful.

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    Lynda aka DivaChick says:

    Stunning necklace, Debra! I love it!

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