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Topic: Foray into Jewelry - Inspired Earrings  (Read 572 times)
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« on: August 07, 2009 08:43:51 AM »

I'm a little bit of a jack of all trades, master of none type person. This isn't my first first piece of jewelry, but it's the beginning of me attempting more then simple single strand bracelets/necklaces.

These earrings were definitely from memory of seeing something by someone else probably a couple years ago. I can't remember were I saw them or who I saw them from, but I give any credit to you from my take of them.

« Last Edit: August 07, 2009 12:39:58 PM by Mfupi - Reason: To show photo in post » THIS ROCKS   Logged
« Reply #1 on: August 08, 2009 06:25:04 AM »

« Reply #2 on: August 08, 2009 11:45:06 AM »

These are great!

« Reply #3 on: August 09, 2009 07:04:13 AM »

ooooh! these are fun! i have a pair i made awhile back where i had a spiral around a pretty marble.  Good work!

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« Reply #4 on: August 10, 2009 07:56:11 AM »

very fun! the only comment I have is that you might want to close the spiral somehow, I have earrings of a similar style to this and the dangle is always coming out and getting caught sticking out weirdly  Grin

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« Reply #5 on: August 11, 2009 07:16:31 PM »

Thanks all!

As for closing the spiral, I had thought of that after the fact. I didn't use the proper kind of wire for the earrings and they were much harder to manipulate then I had anticipated.  Learning curve of it, I guess.
Emi Ramsey
« Reply #6 on: August 12, 2009 07:36:53 AM »

at least it means they should hold their shape well - such a toss up between something easy to work with and something that won't pull out of shape if it snags on something (and I am terrible with getting things snagged)

live and learn, right?  Cheesy keep crafting, these are super cute either way.

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