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    First-graft Pearl Senior Guide Member Abi's Avatar
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    Default Starting over in making my tahitian strand

    Hello my dear PG family, hope to see some of y'all in Tucson at the seminars or around . I mentioned in another post about my stolen purse with my tahitian strand/earrings and Edison pendant/earrings. So today I dropped by the Pueblo Gem show to take a quick gander around, and found 2 strands that brought me close to tears. The pearls aren't perfect, but most of the pearls had a close resemblance of the ones on my tahitian strand! I knew they weren't exactly them, but I felt that I was meant to find them. I brought them home.
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    "The heart of man is very much like the sea, it has its storms, it has its tides and in its depths it has its pearls too."-Vincent Van Gogh

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    Pearl Scholar Senior Pearl-Guide.com Pearl Expert pattye's Avatar
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    Abi, I'm so happy for you; the pearls look amazing and lustrous! Excited for you to model them for us!
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    Those strands are really lovely - great colour and lustre. It was meant to be ! Do post your finished necklace !! Well done !

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    What a great find, Abi!

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    Rare Pearl Senior Pearl-Guide.com Pearl Expert Marianne's Avatar
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    You have some beautiful pearls again, Abi. I am glad they "spoke" to you.

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    Wonderful that you found another strand with all the qualities you wanted. These are beautiful, look forward to seeing them strung.

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    First-graft Pearl Senior Guide Member Abi's Avatar
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    Thank you everyone! 2 more from last night and this morning after a little pearl bath.
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    I have to refresh my memory of restringing.

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    Those strands are so lovely. Your necklace will be gorgeous!

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    Abi I'm so happy you found those 2 strands, that called to your heart! Lovely pearls ... congratulations!
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    Traveling Pearl Senior Pearl-Guide.com Pearl Expert jeg's Avatar
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    So glad they found you, Abi! I hope you’ll post the finished strand.

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    First-graft Pearl Senior Member Simply adorned's Avatar
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    Abi, your new pearls are gorgeous! Enjoy!

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    Third-graft Pearl Senior Pearl-Guide.com Pearl Expert Charlotta's Avatar
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    They look beautiful Abi

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    Beautiful strands, lovely colors Enjoy
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    Gorgeous pearl colors and shapes. They really pop after their pearl bath. I'm so glad you found them, and looking forward to seeing the finished necklace.

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    I'm glad you found some beautiful pearls and can go back to enjoying wearing Tahitian pearls.

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