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Old 2012-12-15, 9:21pm
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Well that is pretty Suzy. Is it Cranberry Sapphrine or Sapphrine Punch? i have some of both and have never gotten a hint of blue.
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Old 2012-12-16, 4:17am
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It's the cranberry, but you can see the blue really well in the older sapphrine. I know I posted pictures way back when it first came out. Let me see if I can find them.
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Old 2012-12-16, 4:27am
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I can't find it but I do remember it was seltzer sappharine I was thinking about.
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Old 2012-12-18, 11:56am
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I like the transparents. Is your addy in RAOK? If not pm me and I'll send you a butt load of pastel purples.
OK, you were totally not kidding! This is a ton of glass, THANK YOU SO MUCH! I can't wait to torch... I love these colors as a base for frit, especially in the sage and olive family, or for copper green stringer. I'll have to send you some beads!
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Old 2012-12-18, 12:01pm
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I can't find it but I do remember it was seltzer sappharine I was thinking about.
I love the sappharine seltzer... actually, I love all of the sappharines. They are weird, but they have a kind of ethereal gemstone-like quality to them that I like a lot. I usually just use them by themselves, but a hint of frit or powder on them is also nice.
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Old 2012-12-18, 12:58pm
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You are very welcome Kalera. I would love Kalera beads
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Old 2012-12-19, 8:07pm
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I love the sappharine seltzer... actually, I love all of the sappharines. They are weird, but they have a kind of ethereal gemstone-like quality to them that I like a lot. I usually just use them by themselves, but a hint of frit or powder on them is also nice.
Does that mean if I send you my Sapphrine stash I get a Kalera bead?

I can make almost any glass look good with the right frit, but I can't overcome the weird yellowish cast on Sapphrine Punch.

I have some odd Sunset Coral that is almost as bad.
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Old 2012-12-19, 8:26pm
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I have some odd Sunset Coral that is almost as bad.
The odd lot light batch?
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Old 2012-12-19, 8:57pm
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The odd lot light batch?
I do believe that's the one.. I think I liked the regular Sunset Coral.
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Old 2012-12-19, 9:38pm
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Because I'm curious, can someone tell me who makes "sappharine" colors & who sells them? Are they 104?
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Old 2012-12-20, 4:06am
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Oh I love that odd sunset coral. Was it the recent one that was a sappharine? It's really pretty etched. I use it for my flower disc earrings.

Eileen, it's a Bullseye color. 90
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Old 2012-12-20, 7:16am
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Thanks Suzy, I'll write it down & hope I can find the note when I get some 90 to play with (because I just know I will!)
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Old 2012-12-20, 7:30am
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I've been thinking about these Superman beads you've been showing in this thread.... Paypal is insisting I verify my account 'cause my spending is now limited, and it's probably about time that I do so, so once I can spend again I'm going to post a WTB: All Your Superman thread in the Garage Sale.

I've been working on a new design and this stuff would be absolutely perfect for it.
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Old 2012-12-20, 8:24am
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Because I'm curious, can someone tell me who makes "sappharine" colors & who sells them? Are they 104?
They are Bullseye. Coe in the range of 90.
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Old 2012-12-20, 10:58pm
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Oh I love that odd sunset coral. Was it the recent one that was a sappharine? It's really pretty etched. I use it for my flower disc earrings.
I bet is is a Sapphrine, it has the same ickiness that the SAPU has.

If someone wants to trade something for it, I'll weigh it all up tomorrow. I think I have about a half lb. of each.
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Old 2012-12-21, 10:12am
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I'll trade Elizabeth. Is there a BE color you want?
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Does that mean if I send you my Sapphrine stash I get a Kalera bead?

I can make almost any glass look good with the right frit, but I can't overcome the weird yellowish cast on Sapphrine Punch.

I have some odd Sunset Coral that is almost as bad.
Ummm YES Of COURSE!

I need to get into my studio... I owe two people beads right now! This weekend is going to have to be a torching weekend.
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Old 2012-12-23, 4:20pm
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I'll trade Elizabeth. Is there a BE color you want?
Sweet. Do you have any of the Sunflower and Clear odd lot? Or any of the pale tints?
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Old 2012-12-23, 9:48pm
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Ummm YES Of COURSE!

I need to get into my studio... I owe two people beads right now! This weekend is going to have to be a torching weekend.
Cool. I'll check weights tomorrow when the kids leave to go to their dad's.
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Sweet. Do you have any of the Sunflower and Clear odd lot? Or any of the pale tints?
I probably have the sunflower and clear odd, but this is going to have to wait until after the NY.
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I just found this thread!!! Well, I just don't get bored with color. I have a hard time disliking any color. Oh, well.
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Old 2012-12-24, 11:53am
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I probably have the sunflower and clear odd, but this is going to have to wait until after the NY.
No worries. It will still be here.
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