Sparkly Turquoise Earrings

Ahhhh what better way to spend a Saturday evening than sitting down and watching My Fair Lady? As I am writing this, poor little Eliza is trying to pronounce words beginning with H and setting fire to things! What joy.

My favorite part of the movie has to be the embassy ball with that amazing crystal necklace! Which brings me to today’s little beaded piece, which is a mixture of turquoise and crystals.

The idea for this came from my turquoise bracelet which I had made a long while ago. I was really happy with how the beads and crystals worked together so I decided to make a pair of earrings to go with the piece.

I didn’t have any more of the green crystal pieces I had used on the bracelet so for these earrings I substituted them with a pair of turquoise cabochons and for the bottom part of the earring I used a larger swarovski crystal stud earrings which I cut the backs off in order to use as the focal component.

Hope you guys are having a wonderful weekend and If anyone is interested in these earrings they are available on my Etsy.

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4 responses to “Sparkly Turquoise Earrings

  1. Mary DeFrancisco

    These are beautiful. I love turquoise.

  2. Beautiful work … and nice to see someone who takes as much care with the back of the work as the front. 🙂

    • thank you i am always surprised when i see that the backs of some works are unfinished, it seems very odd to me that someone would make something and not finish off the back ! also sorry it took me forever to reply to your comment! this hurricane sandy has been such a nuisance!!:)

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