Beckham’s Barn Rock & Gem Shop - Email newsletter - December 17, 2007 


Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to  all!


Time is running out to finish up that Holiday shopping so we wanted to remind you of our special hours until Christmas.

Weekdays and Sunday - 1 until 6:00
Saturday - 9:00 until 5:30

LAST MINUTE GIFT IDEAS
Fresh Water Pearl necklace and dangle earrings sets designed by our Alice, using Swarovski crystal, sterling silver toggle clasp and Bali spacers.  
5mm white FWP...$47.50   -   7x5mm oval lilac FWP...$38.95
6mm cranberry color FWP...$52.50
6mm bronze tone with leaf toggle centerpiece...$49.95
Elegant 19” white FWP, 8mm knotted with GF beads and clasp...$78.95.
Matching ear studs: 7mm...$9.25 pr. or 10mm...$11.50 pr.

MORE READY MADE JEWELRY ITEMS
Stretch bracelets...$14.95.  Large wafer center with 3 strands of color coordinated beads around.  Examples:  Aventurine wafer with shades of green aventurine, citrine and clear quartz.  Other styles use sodalite, rose quartz and ocean jasper.
Aquamarine chips, stretch cord...$5.95
A Best Seller:  large tumbled chip stretch bracelets of amazonite, carnelian, Botswana agate, clear quartz, mix and more...$3.95 ea. or 3 bracelets for $10.00.
Sterling silver pendants and earrings with citrine, amethyst, peridot, garnet and more.
Sterling silver open heart pendant outlined with 3mm rubies or sapphires...$34.95

STERLING SILVER CHAINS
New shipment of Rope, Snake and Box chains in many sizes and lengths.

TEA CANDLES
Visualize a good fist sized chunk of rose quartz with a flickering votive candle set in the core drilled center.  How relaxing and soothing!  For only $17.95 you can please your gift recipient with one. Or choose silky white or soft orange selenite...$14.95 and up.  We also have sculpted sandstone, sponge calcite, sodalite and more.  These make a lovely gift but be sure to get one for yourself too.

FOSSILS
Polished Ammonite pairs.  Small 1” pairs for $3.50 pair.  Exquisite larger pairs, some with tiny quartz crystals, priced from 2-1/2” for $49.95 to 6” for $148.00.
Large trilobite plate, 10” x 8-1/2”, from Morocco...$98.50
Multi orthoceres plates, black and white, start at 9x7”...$36.50

GEODES
Baby Trancas, size of large walnut...$.50 each or 6 for $2.00
2-1/2” Trancas broken open to reveal white chalcedony formations...$2.50 ea.
Coconut size with inside crystals tending toward amethyst and smoky...$35.95 pr. up.  Some single halves...$14.95 up.

OCOS
Little crystal lined geode slices, polished...$1.50.
Beautiful little matched pairs in a box..$3.85 up.  

BEAD STRINGERS
The Winter issue of Stringing magazine is in.  Photos of great design ideas and instructions for jewelry making.
Still time to run in and get supplies to finish your stringing gifts.
Fresh water pearls in colors of eggplant, 8mm...$11.95. Nude shade, 9-10mm...$19.95.
Plenty of beads of aquamarine, tourmaline, African opal and Peruvian opal, beautifully patterned jaspers, amethyst and more.
X-TREME sterling silver coated Soft Flex, sizes .014, .019 and .024.

BOOKS
New! Rocks and Fossils, a Visual Guide, hard cover...$29.95
Also new - Agates, Treasures of the Earth...$35.00
Smithsonian Rocks & Minerals, hard cover...$40.00
Geodes, Nature’s Treasure...$21.95

MINERAL KITS
Several kits available which show a nice size specimen of several minerals.  
Mineral of Mexico, 8 specimens...$9.60
Minerals of Colorado, 8 specimens...$12.50 or 24 specimens...$22.50
Worldwide Minerals, 35 specimens include gold and silver crystals...$39.85

GIFT CERTIFICATES
If you just can’t decide, we offer gift certificates.  They are sure to please.

Best Wishes for the holidays and a good new year.

SOAPSTONE FOR CARVING
Just arrived!  New shipment of excellent carving material from Oregon...$3.00 per pound.

GIFT CERTIFICATES
If you just can’t decide, we offer gift certificates.  They are sure to please.

Best Wishes for the holidays and a good new year.

Joan Beckham and Tom Maxwell
Beckhams Barn Rock and Gem Shop
www.beckhamsbarn.com
803-781-3589