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Topic: Old 70s Clip-On Earring Reborn as Focal  (Read 1011 times)
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« on: November 05, 2009 08:33:27 AM »

I found these old 1970s HUGE gold-colored go-go clip-on earrings at an estate sale. I had some small gold go-go stampings, so I made a matching set of a necklace and earrings. I used the small stampings on the earrings and the one of the old earrings as the focal on the necklace. The chips are amber.


I think it looks much better as a focal than it originally did:


I'm really getting into 'recycling' old, ugly/broken costume jewelry into something (hopefully) cool and wearable.

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« Reply #1 on: November 08, 2009 10:48:52 AM »

FAB!  I am also into "up-cycling" old jewelry right now.  This is just super!
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