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    Today, 09:14 AM
    ericw replied to a thread Silk cord in The Lowly Beaders' Club
    Cathy, it's an interesting idea. I appreciate several chains rather than one, but it work because chains are heavy, I am not sure that it would be...
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    Today, 03:17 AM
    Day 257: Golden South Sea strand from Eiko Pearl, South Sea Keshi choker from Kojima Pearl and golden South Sea studs from Mikeyy's suitcase.
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    Today, 03:05 AM
    Thank you, Katbran, BWeaves, and JerseyPearl! Day 256: Feather pearl necklace from Kojima Pearl paired with multicolor pastel Tahitian necklace...
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    Yesterday, 11:10 PM
    I second Wendy from Pearlescence. She chooses her pearls carefully in Hong Kong herself and is a long standing member here on the forum. Not having...
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    Yesterday, 10:43 PM
    ericw replied to a thread Silk cord in The Lowly Beaders' Club
    Yes Pearlescence, as I have yet written, vegans hat also silk, but like in any nonsense's mass, you find more or less devotees, also more or less...
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    Yesterday, 10:29 PM
    ericw replied to a thread Silk cord in The Lowly Beaders' Club
    So kind of you, Cathy. I must tell you that i have also visited this site ( I have searched in all the web). I know this solution which give "chinese...
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    Yesterday, 10:14 PM
    pattye replied to a thread Holiday Wish List in Tahitian Pearls
    Thank you, Red, JP and PD! I do the dark patina finish on the chain myself. Now I can really see how large your pearl is Lilpearl, you might need...
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    Yesterday, 10:03 PM
    pattye replied to a thread Holiday Wish List in Tahitian Pearls
    Thank you, BWeaves, the pearl already had a 2mm hole when I got it from John Tu. It was in the bargain dish ($6, lol) because of the funky top. ...
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    Yesterday, 09:35 PM
    BWeaves replied to a thread Holiday Wish List in Tahitian Pearls
    JP: Hehehehe, I like the way you think. Although, that would make it look a lot like my Everything Bagel rope, and I don't need two. But I'll...
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    Yesterday, 09:29 PM
    I would guess the Queen's real pearls are naturals from the Persian Gulf. At least the strand she wears the most.
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    Yesterday, 07:49 PM
    ericw replied to a thread Silk cord in The Lowly Beaders' Club
    Yes, Vegans are against pearls, of course, look: even against milk! against everything meaning the death or any animal suffering (most of them are...
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    Yesterday, 07:35 PM
    ericw replied to a thread Silk cord in The Lowly Beaders' Club
    Thank you Pella, so glad to read your compliment! I know the link you have the kindness to give us: these cords are really made with natural silk,...
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    Yesterday, 06:55 PM
    ericw replied to a thread Silk cord in The Lowly Beaders' Club
    I find that leather is too much fragile, breaks unexpectedly, and in France, we have a strong move, we call "vegan", which philosophy is to prohibit...
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    Yesterday, 04:44 PM
    ericw replied to a thread Silk cord in The Lowly Beaders' Club
    Thank you, Pearl Dreams, to look for solutions with us. Unfortunatly, these cords, shown on your link, are a kind of shibori cord, made with tissue,...
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    Yesterday, 04:30 PM
    pattye replied to a thread Holiday Wish List in Tahitian Pearls
    BWeaves, LOVE the 3 necklaces together! to me, the small differences in color are more interesting than perfect matches and catch the eye more! ...
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    Yesterday, 10:49 AM
    BWeaves replied to a thread Holiday Wish List in Tahitian Pearls
    I wonder if the whole batch is pinked or just my strand. I may ask PP. But the pinkiness is growing on me BECAUSE it's different from my other...
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    Yesterday, 10:47 AM
    I really love that feather pearl necklace, too. And the chunky knit of the sweater really balances that HUMUNGUS rope. Wow!
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    Yesterday, 09:12 AM
    ericw replied to a thread Silk cord in The Lowly Beaders' Club
    I have found silk rattail still about twenty years later, but I think that there were europeen silk manufacturers which made them, but they are all...
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    Yesterday, 02:48 AM
    Thank you, Cathy, BAS, kalmen, BWeaves, Pareltje, JerseyPearl, Fidgetnator, lary, and annie! Day 255: I can't get enough of my Kojima feather...
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    12-15-2017, 11:25 PM
    BWeaves replied to a thread Holiday Wish List in Tahitian Pearls
    My baroque akoyas are here. 9mm is one of my favorite sizes. Easy to wear, but still pretty big for akoyas. They're actually not baroque enough...
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    12-15-2017, 11:16 PM
    The Tahitian rope is stunning, and so are the SoC mabes. I can't wait to see neck shots of the Fijis. I took my Kojima Tahitian tin-cups out for...
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    12-15-2017, 11:10 PM
    The real Queen's triple doesn't nest evenly, either, and it always gets hung up on her neckline, which drives me nuts. But yes, I'm in the The...
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    12-15-2017, 10:16 PM
    ericw replied to a thread Silk cord in The Lowly Beaders' Club
    Thank you Pareltje! But so sorry, I have also tried to find this kind of cord on this site: they have no rattail natural silk cord, only shibori, or...
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    12-15-2017, 08:26 PM
    What a great choice! Congratulations to Jennifer!
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    12-15-2017, 07:38 PM
    Hi every beaders! I am looking for 2mm diam. natural silk cord, the kind of "chinese" cord ( woven silk, I think) we call in frensh "queue de rat"....
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    12-15-2017, 07:21 PM
    battah replied to a thread Jewelry safes/storage? in Other Stuff!
    It isn't too too bad. Our house can get dry in the winter from running the heat all day, but we usually use a humidifier etc if it gets too dry. We...
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    12-15-2017, 06:44 PM
    luvglitz I can't wait to see the Fijis! They seem to be such a mystery, I'm looking forward to seeing some in person at some point. annie,...
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    12-15-2017, 06:39 PM
    battah replied to a thread Jewelry safes/storage? in Other Stuff!
    jeg that's a good point, I could leave it open most of the time. What I need is something I can close up when we have a cleaning service come, but...
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    12-15-2017, 03:37 PM
    pattye replied to a thread Jewelry safes/storage? in Other Stuff!
    Annie, Some bank vaults are humidity controlled, you might check to see if that's true for you. I I recall hearing that one could put a damp...
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    12-15-2017, 03:22 PM
    JEG, Aww, seeing the Maui Divers at their benches would be so interesting. Too bad about the no photo rule. Love the sand-snow-man! Triple love...
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CPAA Pearl Specialist
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