Search:

Type: Posts; User: linda.wald

Page 1 of 14 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.51 seconds.

  1. Replies
    255
    Views
    24,508

    You see, I have a cousin who delights in giving...

    You see, I have a cousin who delights in giving people t-shirts with funny or interesting sayings...
  2. Replies
    255
    Views
    24,508

    Some lovely freshwater pearls. I had to keep them...

    Some lovely freshwater pearls. I had to keep them in a box when I wasn't working on them because Oreo (the bad kitten!) kept dragging them around. She seems fascinated by certain strands of pearls,...
  3. Replies
    255
    Views
    24,508

    Thank you all! Now I have a stone called K2,...

    Thank you all! Now I have a stone called K2, named after the mountain in the area it was found:
    77508
  4. Replies
    28
    Views
    851

    That is a breathtaking pearl! Works well with the...

    That is a breathtaking pearl! Works well with the fwps.
  5. Replies
    24
    Views
    732

    I saw these, or similar ones labeled "freshwater...

    I saw these, or similar ones labeled "freshwater akoya" and messaged the shop owner to ask what they were. She replied:

    hi, is freshwater pearl, used same culture technology as akoya , have...
  6. Masik, I am so sorry to hear all this! No wonder...

    Masik, I am so sorry to hear all this! No wonder you are feeling sick... reading it, I am not feeling frightfully well myself. You are doing the only thing you can: letting everyone know what...
  7. Replies
    7
    Views
    472

    Those are lovely! What size are they, and where...

    Those are lovely! What size are they, and where did you get them? Beautiful colors!
  8. Replies
    255
    Views
    24,508

    Thank you, Douglas and Pattye! The desert rose...

    Thank you, Douglas and Pattye! The desert rose jasper was listed as coming from Mexico. It is a fascinating stone. I'm adding a close up picture, to see the marvelous patterns:
    77263
    I used the #20...
  9. Replies
    255
    Views
    24,508

    Thank you! And now Desert Rose Jasper: 77247

    Thank you! And now Desert Rose Jasper:
    77247
  10. Replies
    40
    Views
    13,254

    That looks very interesting... thanks Douglas! I...

    That looks very interesting... thanks Douglas! I ordered a copy.
  11. Replies
    255
    Views
    24,508

    Here is something I hadn't seen before: lavender...

    Here is something I hadn't seen before: lavender moonstone, strung with regular moonstone:
    77155
    77156
  12. Replies
    255
    Views
    24,508

    Both the akoya keshi and today's sample (amethyst...

    Both the akoya keshi and today's sample (amethyst and citrine) were done on 10# power pro. That is almost the smallest thread I have, and the drill holes were tiny. I ruined several fine needles in...
  13. Thread: My pearls

    by linda.wald
    Replies
    1,681
    Views
    162,189

    Wow, lovely pearls! Where did you find the carved...

    Wow, lovely pearls! Where did you find the carved octopuses? They are amazing.
  14. Replies
    255
    Views
    24,508

    I do the latter! I see a strand I can't resist,...

    I do the latter! I see a strand I can't resist, and wait until I find what I want to put with them. Although, sometimes I have ideas ahead of time, like the pyrites and amethysts, but the purple and...
  15. Replies
    15,446
    Views
    2,437,929

    Sticky: Opa? I thought that was Dutch (according to my...

    Opa? I thought that was Dutch (according to my husband who is Dutch)? What languages do you speak/read, Douglas? I learned French in high school, Russian in college, and German in graduate school,...
  16. Replies
    19
    Views
    1,826

    We look forward to seeing them!

    We look forward to seeing them!
  17. Replies
    27
    Views
    2,780

    It's a beautiful ring, and a wonderful design...

    It's a beautiful ring, and a wonderful design with the small diamonds. But I know how you feel -- when I get something for myself for christmas, my husband takes it away and wraps it, and I have to...
  18. That is a WOW! To share my cortez naturals,...

    That is a WOW!

    To share my cortez naturals, that I got from Druzy Design. Yes, they are tiny! The wire wrapping was done by Iris, at Antiqua (10922 W Pico Blvd, right near PP!):
    76659
  19. Replies
    255
    Views
    24,508

    Here are some pyrite beads and amethyst nuggets,...

    Here are some pyrite beads and amethyst nuggets, a challenge because the pyrite beads had very large holes, which swallowed the knots:
    76627
  20. Replies
    15,446
    Views
    2,437,929

    Sticky: Thanksgiving pearls: goldens and my Lil Bub...

    Thanksgiving pearls: goldens and my Lil Bub shirt!
    76612
  21. Replies
    64
    Views
    4,147

    Very lovely... thank you, Douglas! More tomorrow?

    Very lovely... thank you, Douglas! More tomorrow?
  22. Replies
    64
    Views
    4,147

    Pictures, Douglas! Pictures!

    Pictures, Douglas! Pictures!
  23. Thread: My pearls

    by linda.wald
    Replies
    1,681
    Views
    162,189

    Lovely goldens; beautiful pictures!

    Lovely goldens; beautiful pictures!
  24. Replies
    255
    Views
    24,508

    Thank you, everyone! I got some nice akoyas from...

    Thank you, everyone! I got some nice akoyas from Kong's Pearl, and couldn't figure out how to string them. Then I got some Ethiopian opal beads, and that was that:
    76493
    And a close up:
    76494
  25. Replies
    47
    Views
    2,817

    That's a nice looking bracelet. I, too, look...

    That's a nice looking bracelet. I, too, look forward to more. For what it is worth, I've been wearing pearls (and other jewelry) with t-shirts and sweat-style pants. Sometimes my husband and daughter...
Results 1 to 25 of 337
Page 1 of 14 1 2 3 4