Gouldian Finch - Of all the Australian grass the Gouldian Finch is the most striking. it lives in large flocks in the north of Australia on open grassy plains with scattered tall trees near sources of permanent water. Gouldian finches avoid human habitation. (ref: Reader's Digest Complete Book of Australian Birds).
Onyx Necklace--Auspicious Beauty. This exotic Onyx Necklace has stunning symmetry. Interspersing its gorgeous triplets of onyx tube beads are perfect orbs of red aventurine. Gold-plated brass discs, beads and lobster clasp. Hand strung in the U.S.A.
This is the new triplet release by Neela Vermeire created by Betrand Duchaufour. Today I was wearing Bombay Bling, but after a long soak in a hot tub i applied Mohur for the evening. Mohur is meant to evoke the era of the British Raj, the one so often romanticized, probably because of the juxtaposed images of Victorian and Edwardian men and women against the exotic locales of India. Long lacy dresses, leather steam trunks and high tea, - surrounded by the vibrant colors and spices of India