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CaliPunkRockGirl
« on: June 16, 2006 02:54:56 PM »

I've been admiring all the beautiful pieces here!

Here is a few pieces I've made recently. I'm looking to start my own business selling my wares soon and would appreciate any and all feedback.

http://www.flickr.com/photos/23jewelry/

thanks!
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five10A
« Reply #1 on: June 16, 2006 04:51:11 PM »

They're beautiful!  I especially love the light blue and yellow multistrand necklaces.
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« Reply #2 on: June 16, 2006 05:32:15 PM »

Your stuff's really pretty. I love the turquoise one with the shells...because I like turquoise and I like shells hehe...but yeah, they're all very pretty.
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« Reply #3 on: June 16, 2006 06:22:40 PM »

very pretty!
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« Reply #4 on: June 16, 2006 06:23:43 PM »

how did u make the blue crystal earrings?
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crafty_cool
« Reply #5 on: June 17, 2006 07:11:12 AM »

nice stuff, I like blue crystal earrings and necklace
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CaliPunkRockGirl
« Reply #6 on: June 17, 2006 12:55:29 PM »

thanks everyone for the compliments! happy to hear its not just pretty to me  Wink

for the crystal earrings, I take a piece of wire with a lot of extra length at the top(24 gauge works best for me) and round it into a semi oval shape... add beads and wrap the top leaving a circle (can't remember the technical term) at top to attach to earring wires, then I make another circle at the bottom and wrap again, add crystal drops and voila. I got the idea from my hairdresser and have made about 7 pairs so far.

just bought an attachment for my camera so I can use a tripod. I took 40 pics yesterday but almost none turned out cause I needed to be more steady. will post more.

thanks again for all the encouragement. when I start my business, I'll be sure to post the URL so you can purchase if you like.
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« Reply #7 on: June 17, 2006 05:48:37 PM »

You have a real eye for balance, and it shows!  I really like your earrings..they look feminine, eye catching but not overwhelming, and lightweight.  All important things, in my book!

You did say "any and all feedback" so...here goes...the *only* bad-ish thing I see is this:  your wire wraps are a little loose, so if you could tighten up the wraps, it would be perfect all around.

Pretty pretty!
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