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« on: May 17, 2010 08:01:04 AM »

Finally attempted some feather jewelry. Buying feathers at Michaels is really not a good plan - by the time i had my test feathers trimmed to the right size, the main stalk of the feather (quill?) was too thin and weak to hold up to wire wrapping. anyway, found these black and red feathers that were a bit sturdier and it worked out well. i think i will also pick up a lighter gauge of wire for future projects- the thick wire looks nice but was tricky to wrap without snapping the delicate feathers.

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« Reply #1 on: May 17, 2010 08:40:34 AM »

Those are beautiful.
Great Job!
I especially love the red feather ones
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« Reply #2 on: May 17, 2010 10:15:31 AM »

Awesome! I wisted the black ones!
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« Reply #3 on: May 18, 2010 08:30:55 PM »

Very cool looking..I have a couple packs of feathers and have not done anything with them so far..some copper chain and peacock ones would look awesome I am thinking...
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« Reply #4 on: May 19, 2010 08:41:43 AM »

Oh I love them! I wish I could make earrings like that!
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« Reply #5 on: May 25, 2010 07:06:49 PM »

yeah can just agree, the black and red ones are a perfect contrast! Really pretty
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