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Catmom

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I have to stipulate up front that this bet was all hubby''s idea! It was a sucker bet for me.....I couldn''t lose either way. If I won I got something I wanted and if I lost I got something else that I wanted. No brainer for me! I made the bet and ...................................................

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I actually went *Gasp* when I saw that!!! Its
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Hubby lost the bet. I really hoped that he would win but that''s another story. This wasn''t a bad consolation prize. It''s the sapphire and diamond bracelet I have been eyeing for over a year. 1.97 ctw of G VS2 diamonds and 7.20 cts of round sapphires. I''m really sad though because hubby is now stating to everyone that will hear that he will never make a bet with me again.
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Just look at those tiny claw prongs! They are amazing.

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Date: 4/2/2009 4:06:09 PM
Author: Maisie
I actually went *Gasp* when I saw that!!! Its
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Me too, me too!!!!! holy crap - that is absolutely lovely!!!!
 

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Thanks guys! I''m trying with more pics but nothing is going through.
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That is absolutely stunning. One of the nicest pieces I''ve seen!
 

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I hope this doesn''t get eaten too!

Here''s my set. It fits in pretty well don''t you think?
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Wow, you guys are quick!! I love it too. SS, here's a wrist shot.

ETA: This shows the clasp too. It's really hard to find and has 2 small saftey catches that fit underneath that stone.

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All I can say is, next time I go to Vegas I''m going with you Michelle!

LOVELY!!!
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Congrats to you on winning the bet! That bracelet is stunning!!!!
 

Lorelei

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Thats a set fit for a queen Michelle!!!
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"Wow" came out of my mouth. It went straight from my eyes to my mouth without even having to think! So pretty!
Your blue collection is just beautiful!

EDIT - why doesnt my DH make me those kind of bets
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geko, the bet was if we got the house we submitted an offer on down in FL he could get a 52" LCD TV for it and if we didn''t get the house I could get this bracelet. I couldn''t lose. I would have been very happy had he won the bet. I really wanted that house.....sigh but this ain''t a bad consolation prize. We''ll be back on the house hunt in the fall. We only put an offer in now on this one because it was such a great house and location.
 

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Ah, beautiful blues! Catmom, you always get the most amazing jewelry
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That is one gorgeous bracelet, no matter how it was acquired!! Simply stunning! I love the prong and clasp details.
 

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Date: 4/2/2009 4:19:30 PM
Author: Catmom
I hope this doesn''t get eaten too!

Here''s my set. It fits in pretty well don''t you think?
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Well hello all you gorgeous Ceylons......... just positively dreamy! The color is so spot on! Your new bracelet is just gorgeous
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and it sure does
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go with your beautiful ring and pendant.
 

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I love the setting, what a gorgeous bracelet, who makes it?
What a great treat for not getting the house!

(love your ring)
 

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Date: 4/2/2009 4:22:03 PM
Author: Catmom
Wow, you guys are quick!! I love it too. SS, here''s a wrist shot.

ETA: This shows the clasp too. It''s really hard to find and has 2 small saftey catches that fit underneath that stone.
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You better update your ww w/that beauty. hehe
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Gorgeous!!!!!!!!!!!!! I am in love, sigh.
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It''s beautiful! Congratulations on winning the bet.

sheesh, who needs a plasma tv anyways??

LS
 

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Oh my!
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It''s incredible! And that''s definitely my kind of bet! You win, you get something fabulous, you lose you also get something fabulous!

I seriously want to come play in your jewelry box. You have AMAZING pieces!!!!
 

Catmom

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Thanks guys!! I do love it but I really loved that house too.
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Oh well it wasn''t meant to be so that must mean something better is out there waiting for us.
 

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Ahhhh! Stunning! 7 carats of sapphires?? Sigh...

I''m sorry about the house, Michelle, but that is one hell of a consolation prize.
 

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Holy tamole! You have the most amazing collection!!!

G O R G E O U S ! ! !
 

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Oh Michelle I love it
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. In fact, I love your whole sapphire set. I want to come and play in your jewelry box.
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I am so sorry you lost the house, I know how much you wanted it, but another and better one will be right around the corner.

Your bracelet looks so beautiful on your wrist. I just adore it and the color of the sapphires are fantastic.

Love, Linda
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That is just beautiful! I LOVE it!
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I''m still trying to collect on the bet I made with my husband...
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