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« on: July 04, 2008 01:23:17 PM »

Proverbs are fun.  Wink

Oxidized both the penny and the sterling silver disk and then I polished them.

What do you all think? I'm new to this kind of stuff.



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« Reply #1 on: July 04, 2008 01:40:31 PM »

That is a great idea & totally cool looking....love it.
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« Reply #2 on: July 04, 2008 02:52:51 PM »

:-O but the exchange rate! You're giving me less for my American thoughts.  Oh, haha. Fair enough then. :-P

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« Reply #3 on: July 04, 2008 02:57:07 PM »

Ha!
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« Reply #4 on: July 04, 2008 02:58:05 PM »

so cute! what a great idea  Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: July 04, 2008 03:01:26 PM »

My mom used to always sing this song called "26 cents" whose lyrics say something like "Here's a penny for your thoughts, a quarter for the call, and all of your momma's love." So it's kind of an ode to my mom. I'm a suck.

Anyway I have another one waiting to be oxidized that is a quarter with a sterling disk saying "for the call." -> Too bad it's 50 cents to use a payphone now. Ha!
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« Reply #6 on: July 04, 2008 03:25:53 PM »

It would also look really pretty with an old wheat penny. I like the stamped pendants, what do you use to stamp them?
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« Reply #7 on: July 04, 2008 04:00:47 PM »

It's neat but I thought it was illegal to deface government property... I hope you don't get arrested!

http://www.cdn-money.ca/cdnmoney/servlet/cmtHelp?help=bill-faq

Okay... so it is illegal, but they don't really prosecute for it so you're in the clear! And you can still tell that it's a penny so... whatever.
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« Reply #8 on: July 04, 2008 04:58:43 PM »

I like your necklace!!! Illegal yes but hey it is for crafty art sooo worth it!
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« Reply #9 on: July 04, 2008 07:11:57 PM »

love it !

bah with the legality's of it lol they are supposed to be getting rid of them anyway Tongue
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