Necklace delivered today and approved! I related some of the "saga" and made Ingeborg laugh!
On a serendipitous note, I thought I had made the necklace slightly too long but it turns out that Ingeborg was going to ask me to do just that and forgot to phone me!
In other news, I sold this necklace and bracelet to a neighbour of ours, out here on holiday.
I made the bracelet specially to go with the necklace for her. I also made this bracelet:
to go with this necklace:
but the lady liked the silver and purple ones best. I'm not sure whether to list these in my Etsy shop or the new Bluetina website. Both places urgently need more inventory but the new website has not been fully indexed by Google yet, so I'm not getting a lot of hits there. I'll think about it!