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« on: September 13, 2007 05:48:05 PM »

I made some octopus earrings for a swap, and I am absolutely in love with making these now.



I used earring pins with a loop on the end, and strung beads onto thin pose-able wire for tentacles.  The head is one giant bead with two smaller ones hot-glued onto it.  I know there are only 6 tentacles, but they were starting to get a little heavy and I didn't want to damage anyone's ears.
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« Reply #1 on: September 13, 2007 05:57:33 PM »

Very Cute
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« Reply #2 on: September 13, 2007 05:57:49 PM »

I'm in love!
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« Reply #3 on: September 13, 2007 05:59:26 PM »

super cute! i want them now

jeez, al this octopus stuff on craftster, but it works because they're so cool, haha
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« Reply #4 on: September 13, 2007 06:01:54 PM »

Those are adorable!  The world needs more hexopi, anyway!
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« Reply #5 on: September 13, 2007 06:04:16 PM »

very unique! the hot glued ones looked like they are fired on and meant to be there.
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« Reply #6 on: September 13, 2007 07:28:59 PM »

Damn, girl. Those are so cute you hurt my feelings.
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« Reply #7 on: September 13, 2007 09:55:06 PM »

Those are simply wonderful.  Great work!
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« Reply #8 on: September 15, 2007 12:52:03 PM »

those are so cute!
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« Reply #9 on: September 15, 2007 12:59:46 PM »

That is adorable! I love it!
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