The Moon Is Smiling ~ Multiway black Onyx beaded necklace with Sterling Focal

Regular price €125 EUR


This versatile beaded necklace design is one that has been a long time in the making. I dearly wanted to increase the 'wearable' aspect of wearable art, by multiplying the ways a piece can be worn. Several prototypes later and you are looking at the result - based on the concept of pearl necklaces that clasp with a side-focal, I introduce the BMMBX multiway necklaces. The strand can be worn as intended, doubled over with the focal to the side-  more choker-style with the layers closer together, or one long, one short for a 1920's vibe. Furthermore, the focal can also be worn to the centre, or taken entirely off the beads and slipped onto a cord or chain for a more understated look. The beads can also be worn by themselves. Check out the attached video so you can suss out all the ways this can be worn!

The sterling silver focal Is a cast from my sculpture ‘The Moon Is Smiling’. The dainty size contrasts sweetly to the drama of the very long strand which allows for great draping. The strand itself features lava stone and onyx, the matteness of one playing on the shine of the other. Either end of the necklace is furnished with a sterling silver hook to allow it to be fastened to itself or the focal. The resulting effect is very urban-witch-chic.

You will be getting this beaded necklace and pendant pictured.

At a Glance:

  • Sterling silver 925 setting
  • Dimensions of pendant: 1.25"X 2.5"
  • Necklace Length (just the beaded necklace): 45”
  • Necklace closure: hooks onto focal or itself.
  • Necklace beads: onyx and lavastone
  • Pendant can be worn solo, on own chain/cord
  • Finished weight of focal + beaded necklace: ≈ 100g
  • Antique Patina Finish
  • Marked, signed and dated

All handmade jewelry is delicate, and in the course of a lifetime strung beaded necklaces will need restringing, which you may fix yourself if you are crafty, at your local jeweler, or contact me to do for you if you would like. Take off and wear gently, and do not tug so as to protect the beads.

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