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Rhodochrosite Focal Bead Trio; Rough and Finished

Rhodochrosite Focal Bead Trio; Rough and Finished

When I was shopping for rhodochrosite rough I found a chunk of "low grade" material that was pretty sizable and mostly brown calcite veining.  But there was ONE little area that had some GREAT bulls eyes on it.  I got it.  I cut out that section.... Then I cut that piece into three pieces which yielded these three pieces... The teardrop sold immediately but the heart and the freeform are still available as of this writing.  Private message me for details.  

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Purpurite Bargain Auction Closing on Monday!

Purpurite Bargain Auction Closing on Monday!

This yummy natural surface pendant of purpurite is listed in my DVHdesigns eBay store as a BARGAIN AUCTION closing on Monday.  $4.99 starting bid and NO RESERVE!  I have 25 other bargain auctions listed with it to start out the New Year!  Check them all out!  

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New Years $4.99 Bargain Auctions!

A lovely Bumble Bee "Jasper" bead I made. I'm having a year end inventory clearance sale in my eBay store with 26 auctions that are all $4.99 starting bids with no reserves. Great bargain auctions! See my complete work in my DVHdesigns website store or on my facebook page. Click here to go to the eBay auction for THIS BEAD.

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Thankful for 25% OFF Sale on Black Friday

Thankful for 25% OFF Sale on Black Friday

Hi there and Happy Thanksgiving weekend! I'm thankful to be a self employed artist who doesn't have to work a "traditional" job to survive. Somehow I've managed to survive this lifestyle for 25 years, and for that I'm thankful.   I FINALLY have all my inventory of custom cut focal beads, cabochons, fordite, fossil ivory, and everything else ALL for sale on my very own DVHdesigns.com web store! I've been selling online since 2000 but mostly on eBay and then on Etsy. We'll still have bargain auctions on eBay monthly and new work will still go to Etsy for 4...

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Fordite Focal Bead Bargain Auction!

Fordite focal bead I made from contemporary material from a Ford truck factory in Kansas City, Missouri. Also known as "Detroit Agate." One of my many eBay bargain auctions closing this Sunday. For my Black Friday through Cyber Monday SALE get 25% off everything in my DVHdesigns.com web store with coupon code THANKFUL at checkout. I can ship eBay auction wins together with items purchased in my web store. I'm thankful to be able to support myself making unusual beads. Happy Thanksgiving! Click HERE to go to the auction for this item in my eBay store!   Then come back to the...

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