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« on: April 23, 2005 11:03:29 AM »

My new earrings...






Anyway, these earrings are made like most other earrings.
1. Cut a piece of tiger tail wire to the length you want the earrings.
2. Loop the wire through the clasp in the back of the pin. You can also take out the clasp in the back if you'd rather make a hole in the pin.
3. Tie a knot with the wire on the pin.
4. Tie the pin/wire to the earring....I used one of the fish hook ones.
5. Ta-dah! You have gorgeous earrings now!
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« Reply #1 on: April 23, 2005 03:27:48 PM »

those are cute I get those all the time, I have got to get my ears pierced!
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« Reply #2 on: April 27, 2005 07:23:52 AM »

i did the same thing a couple of years back on halloween.  it looked great, if i do say so myself, and so do yours
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« Reply #3 on: April 27, 2005 09:32:34 AM »

Very cool! I lvoe those pins, but I always lose them.. now if I ever get two again, I know how to keep track of them Grin
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« Reply #4 on: April 27, 2005 05:11:48 PM »

Dude, those are so cool. May I ask where you got the pins?
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« Reply #5 on: April 28, 2005 01:44:21 PM »

Dude, those are so cool. May I ask where you got the pins?

ditto
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« Reply #6 on: April 29, 2005 11:01:59 AM »

oh wow, this is so crazy, i am doing some like that right now, and gonna put themn on my site,  i didn't know anyone else that did them. i am hammering a nail through to make the hole on the buttons, then putting a jump ring through. can i ask how u make the holes, cos my method is really akward and im constantly hitting my thumb  Cry ouchies....
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« Reply #7 on: May 01, 2005 09:41:33 PM »

around here i usually get the pins from a little fish bowl lookin thing on one of the counters at helzberg diamonds

those earings are awesome I might have to do that with the pins i got at halloween they're orange and have bats on them I heart them lol
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« Reply #8 on: May 06, 2005 05:05:41 PM »

Awww... i love those! where did you get the lil pins?
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« Reply #9 on: May 07, 2005 07:09:40 AM »

the pins are from a jewelry store called helzberg diamonds, or if you go to www.iamloved.org, you can order them (in many different languages) for free, including free shipping. it is a mail-in order, but it's still pretty cool.

for attaching the wire, i actually didn't make a hole. it may be easier to just make a hole, but i just left the actual pin in the back of the pin and tied the wire through the clasp.



you just thread the wire through that little loop the arrow is pointing to. sorry if that isn't clear. hope this helps!
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