“I would wear pink because I knew my future was anything but rosy. I would accessorize myself to the hilt, and I would wear flirty shoes because my world needed more beauty to counter all the ugliness in it. I would wear pink because I hated grey, I didn’t deserve white, and I was sick of black.” I love This quote, from author Karen Marie Moning’s Blood fever! It’s a look into how we prepare ourselves to face the world, and how sometimes the armour we choose is as much for our delight as it is for our protection. In this necklace, made with a fabulous vintage opalescent pink, Austrian crystal brooch turned pendant, hand carved Indian ruby teardrop bead, pink fresh water pearls, Swarovski crystals, gold filled beads and clasp, you might just find the perfect armour to do battle with the everyday realities of life.