Tuesday, September 25, 2007

ABC Wednesday - J




J is for Jade Necklace.......




macro of an intertwined jade and pearl necklace



Ten years ago I received a beautiful Jade necklace as a birthday gift from my husband.

Each bead is distinctly different and the necklace is hand-knotted between each stone.

It is a vintage piece of estate jewelry, and I cannot help but wonder about the previous owner who enjoyed this beautiful piece also.

Entwined with a string of pearls, it makes a neat macro image with soft colors and smooth, polished textures.









15 comments:

  1. Hi Kathy,
    I think lonk is a better word....lol, your URL picture looks good.

    Cheers Mark

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  2. Kathy - we're on the same wavelength! Wish I'd had you here last night, I had a devil of time taking my photo and ended up with something just purely for the content as the quality escaped me. :(

    I should have followed your great example - super photo, I love the mystery of the previous wearer too!

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  3. Beautifully shot by joining together two different gems. If only it can talk. What tales it can tell about its previous life.

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  4. Jade has always been my favorite. It really looks beautiful with those pearls!

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  5. Kathy you reminded me something. One year I took my first digital camera and photographed all my gifts. I don't have much room to display them, so I packaged them into boxes, and once in a while when I am bored I go through images to look at them, lol. BTW this is very nice neckless, and the photo itself. Like the color contrasts. Anna :)
    PS My internet blew on me again, I was lucky to get my one post out, oh well.

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  6. What wonderful photos... I bet that jade necklace is lovely... I used to make beads at one point: they were only Fimo though!!

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  7. WFW - your photo came out great - love the heart shape!

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  8. That's funny Anna about picturing your things to look at them! I hope your internet connection get fixed soon!

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  9. Thanks for visiting, Gledwood!

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  10. It looks gorgeous. You have a lovely husband and I won't share your post and picture with my wife. The photo matches the beautiful color and that present from your husband is priceless.

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  11. What a nice necklace and and gift, colours are great, Jade is a great colour source. Looks lovely with the pearls

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  12. What a beautiful piece of jewelry!!

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  13. Perfect J post. I love the composition and colors. Jade is truely beautiful.
    Thanks for visiting my blog an your kind comments. Come again anytime.

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  14. What a beautiful photo for your J photo; I love the caption, too.

    Thank you for finding my J photo and for putting my blog on your list.

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