This tutorial shows you how to create an elegant BLOSSOM DROP PENDANT with 49 close-up photos and detailed step-by-step instructions.This tutorial is ideal for a beginner/improver as includes a number of WIREWORK TIPS to help you master some of the techniques of shaping wire, making open spirals, hammering and wrapping wire, as well as useful explanations on how to make your pendants and earrings symmetrical and matching.MATERIALS YOU WILL NEED: 20 gauge soft round wire 26 ...
An early 20th century pair of sapphire and diamond pendent earrings. Of openwork inverted lotus shape, millegrain-set throughout with old brilliant and single-cut diamonds and calibré-cut sapphires, to an articulated line surmount of old brilliant-cut diamonds and square-cut sapphires, diamonds approx. 1.00ct total, later fitting, length #afs 9/5/13
An early 20th century pair of sapphire and diamond pendent earrings
A pair of art deco black opal and diamond pendent earrings, circa 1925 Each claw mounted drop-shaped black opal, suspended from an articulated surmount composed of collet mounted old brilliant-cut diamonds spaced by two millegrain-set single-cut diamond sections, length 4.4cm., cased by Hardy Bros. Ltd., Australia
A pair of green and pink tourmaline and diamond pendant earrings each earring designed with a single pear-shaped green and pink tourmaline, joined by a marquise-cut diamond; estimated total tourmaline weight for the pair: 21.25 carats; mounted in eighteen karat white gold.
A pair of art deco jade, diamond and onyx pendent earrings, circa 1925 Each circular cabochon jade surmount suspending a pendant of calibré-cut onyx highlighted to the centre with single-cut diamonds, terminating with a carved jade drop with a rose-cut diamond set cap, length 6.5cm., cased by Spink & Son