Favorites Friday

So it’s been a few weeks since our last Favorite’s Friday but it’s worth the wait because this one definitely qualifies. I had a good idea this one was going to end up on a FF post before it even arrived!

Raw Crystal Quartz Pendant Necklace:


After weeks of browsing, I finally decided on this one from DanaCastle on Etsy. I purchased the gold-dipped necklace with a 28″ chain for myself and grabbed a silver-dipped one for a birthday gift for a dear friend 😉

I also loved this layered option from stella&dot:


And how fun is this, also found on etsy during my search:


Sold by GrizzyLove on Etsy.

Don’t even get me started on rose quartz – I’m obsessed!


From this seller on Etsy.


From this seller on Etsy.

OK, enough swooning. During a mature and sensible moment, I resisted buying all of the above necklaces, and settled on my simple gold-dipped raw crystal quartz pendant. I went simple because I wanted to dress it up and layer it myself.

The greatest thing about this necklace is that each one is different- it’s exciting to open the box to see what you got. The stones are raw and unpolished, giving it a unique and boho look. My stone is bigger than I expected, and I love it! The silver necklace I ordered for a friend is skinnier and longer than my own and I love it just as much!

Here’s how I dressed it up this week:

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Layered here ^^ with a custom made opal necklace (college graduation gift, woot woot! Created by these guys: Petros Jeweler’s).


You can see more of this outfit ^^ on this post.

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Layered here with my gold bar necklace (found in my January Olia Box – read about it here!)

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And with a simple grey tee. Basic and lovely.

What do you think? Thanks for stopping by!