Now for something different, check out this lamp work glass bead made by Maine artist, Rhonda Madden. It has vines and lavender dots and hot pinks. I thought the glass design picks up the hot pink flecks in this oval cabochon cut gemstone perfectly. The bezel is fine silver and all other metal work as well as the 20" box long chain is sterling silver. The pendant dimensions are 2 1/2" x 3/4".
This is my favorite Necklace of the Rhonda Madden Collaborative Collection. The bead has such dimension and life! It is flowers with vines on a periwinkle blue background. I think it is a masterpiece...I teamed it with a lightweight yellow stone. I'm not sure if the stone is amber or yellow opal but I love it! The box chain that comes with this piece is 30" long. The dimensions of the pendant are 2 5/8" x 1 1/16".
This Groovy Swirl bead is made by Maine artist, Rhonda Madden. It has great shape and color. It is perfectly paired with a turquoise cabochon. The bezel is fine silver and the rest of the metal work as well as the box chain is sterling silver. The length of the chain is a whopping 30" long! The total measurements of the pendant is 2 3/4" x 3/4".
The long lampwork bead in this necklace is a creation by Maine artist, Rhonda Madden. It has beautiful wavy swirls of green and maroon. I teamed it with a pyramid cut blue chalcedony gemstone. The bezel on the chalcedony is fine silver and all of the other metal work is sterling silver. It comes with an 18" sterling silver box chain. This is a great year round necklace. The dimensions are 3 1/4 x 3/4".
The gorgeous glass bead in this necklace is a creation by Maine artist, Rhonda Madden. I've paired her bead with a light piece of Rutilated quarts and it works out great. The setting is fine silver and sterling silver. The pendant measures 3 1/2" x 1 1/4" and it comes with a 20" chain.
Crazy Lace agate and art glass by Rhonda Madden set in Fine silver bezel with sterling silver accents and 20" long chain. The measurements of the entire pendant are 3 1/2" x 1" including the bail and the tiny nub on the bottom.
The Austrialian Opal in this bold necklace measures 2 1/16" x 15/16". Yes, it sure is a boulder of a boulder opal! It is strung to 18 1/4" on lovely lavender peacock pearls and facetted smokey quartz briolettes, with peach pearl accents. It also comes with an additional 5.5" peackock pearl extender to wearit long or short. Both the necklace and the extender have sterling silver spring ring clasps.
This large freeform black opal is stunning. the black opal measures approximately 32mm x 13mm. The shank is a split wire freeform. The bezels are 22k and the shank and underbezel is 14k gold. This ring can be sized to any size that you desire. Just let me know what your needs are.
This bracelet is all tourmaline with a sweet 14k yellow gold wavey charm in the center. It has a spring ring clasp and every bead is matched up on both sides.
This unique design includes an Australian Black Opal, Tanzanite, and an 8 x 6mm oval Columbian Emerald. It is set in 22k and 14k gold and is strung on 14k gold waves. The length is about 17 3/8" with a traditional pearl clasp that has a built in safety.
This emerald cut ruby is about 16mm x 10mm. The bezel is fine silver and the shank is sterling silver. It is about a size 7 1/4 but I'm happy to size it differently, if needed.
These are pretty dangle earrings in sterling silver with fresh water cultured color enhanced pearl and Onyx accents.
This necklace has five well matched pink tourmaline baguette cut focal stones with microfacetted peridot briolette accents in between and smooth roundel peridots in the back.
The watermelon tourmalines in this necklace are deeply saturated in color. I have strung them on rhodolite garnet roundel beads to best pick up the richness of the pink in the tourmaline slices.
This unusual asymmetrical necklace has tourmaline pebbles as the central pendant. The rest of the piece is comprised of tourmalines, garnets, andalusite and color enhanced freshwater cultured seed pearls.
This pretty purple Australian boulder opal has been bezel set in sterling silver and strung on wave beads with amethyst faceted bead segments in between the waves. There are amethyst and blue topaz dangles off the opal as well. It has a sterling silver spring ring clasp.
This beautiful and feminine watermelon tourmaline checkerboard cut "paddle necklace" has rare indicolite (blue) tourmaline accents and is strung on tiny freshwater, cultured seed pearls. It has a sterling silver clasp.
This stunning green tourmaline necklace has large, very well matched tourmaline teardrop shape green tourmaline beads and micro facetted appatite accents. It is strung on teeny tiny round peridot beads which creates a delicate and feminine design.
This stunning pink tourmaline necklace has very well matched tourmaline baguette cut beads and micro facetted blue sapphire and pearl accents.
These briolette cut jasper beads are some of the first briolette beads I ever found. This classic wave design makes them extremely feminine. They are nicely cut and petite in scale for jaspers, which are usally cut on the larger size. I have accented them with coral color beads which I believe are genuine coral but I'm am 100% sure because they were part of a parcel of mixed beads. They look is great and the stones are affordable.