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Dream Valley Mothers Day

Good afternoon everyone, hope you are well :-) I am still struggling with my health so I am very sorry I have been quiet-I am hoping it'll clear up soon and I can be back with you :-)
Its Mothers Day in the UK and so we have this as our theme this time at Dream Valley Challenges
I chose to make my mother some gemstone jewellery in her favourite colours as my present to her.
I used Malachite, Adventurine, Green Goldstone and Swarovski crystals alongside flowery bead caps and matching screw clasps.
I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

Thank you for looking and for all your lovely comments :-)


  1. A lovely present. So pretty.
    Heike xx

  2. Hello, What a gorgrous set, beautiful colours Lisa :)

  3. What a lovely set of jewellery, love the way the flowery bead caps really set the beads off beautifully. A lovely gift.

  4. lovely jewellery love the colours x

  5. your mum will this beautiful jewellery.
    hope you feel better soon. sue xx

  6. Hello Elaine!
    Lovely jewellery and the colours.
    Thank so much visit my blog:)
    Hugs Kaija<3

  7. Hello Elaine I hope you are well. A gorgeous set of jewellery and love the colour of the beads.

    Linda xxx

  8. hope you are well again really soon what a gorgeous set of jewellery x

  9. Beautiful set I love the colour, hope you feel better soon. Chris xx

  10. Love the unusual colour of this set
    Linda x

  11. Elaine, what lovely, pretty work, your Mum must be thrilled. I hope you are feeling much better and brighter soon, Elaine.

  12. Fabulous necklace and bracelet - your Mum will love them

  13. These are gorgeous. I bet your Mum was thrilled. Hope you're feeling better soon.

  14. What a gorgeous the colours together...x

  15. so gorgeous elaine.really love the colours.
    i hope you feel better soon.

    xx coops xx

  16. beautiful my lovely, you're very talented.
    big hugs maria xxxx

  17. Stunning colours and a stunning collection of beads. Such a special present.

    Take care and keep well,
    Claire x

  18. A very beautiful necklace. I hope you feel better soon,
    Thanks for joining us at Crafty Creations,

  19. Wow such beautiful jewellery, gorgeous. That Craft Place Challenge Blog :-) Kezzy x


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