Sterling silver and green agate

The bead is dark green dyed agate with beautiful perfect banding on both sides. This shade of green required light and neutral coloured wire, so I decided to go with sterling silver. The simple wrapping allowed me to make the pendant double sided, so you can enjoy both sides of this beautiful stone. This is my second pendant made with sterling silver wire. Available on Etsy.    

Winter frost pendant

I gave up. I bought sterling silver wire, and decided to make a few items for those who whine that copper jewellery is not “true jewellery”. Sterling silver is not bad to work with, the wire I’ve got is softer than the silver plated copper I’m used to, so it’s easier not to make mistakes. Unfortunately it’s also about ten times more expensive. This agate slab just rocks! It reminds me of frost, or a winter …

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