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« on: May 10, 2011 05:20:46 PM »

I bought the tutorial from theringlord.com . . .  and they turned out quite impressive and oh so stunning! If you know helm/parallel chain you would have no problem making your own!!!
Note that they are the BIGGEST pain though to actually get in the skirts the way you want them :S . . . they look great closed in the lotus position or opened!

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I love 'em!!
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« Reply #1 on: May 10, 2011 05:40:03 PM »

Wow, those are stunning. I especially love the two toned ones. I may just have to look up the tutorial.
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« Reply #2 on: May 10, 2011 05:40:46 PM »

Guess I have to learn how to chain now.  
These are awesome!
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« Reply #3 on: May 10, 2011 06:39:01 PM »

Those are beautiful. Very impressive looking.
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« Reply #4 on: May 10, 2011 07:00:11 PM »

wow!  those are gorgeous!   Shocked
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« Reply #5 on: May 10, 2011 08:33:57 PM »

I love these! They look so simple (though I'm sure they weren't) and absolutely beautiful! Going to have to check out that tutorial and learn how to chain (is that what you call it?).
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« Reply #6 on: May 10, 2011 09:12:00 PM »

These are terrific! I can't let myself take on another craft though, no matter how tempted I am!
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« Reply #7 on: May 11, 2011 12:38:26 AM »

These are so pretty! I can't imagine how long they must have taken to make... but the effort was certainly worth it!
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Wohhh  Shocked those are super cool! I love how they fold up on themselves too!
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« Reply #9 on: May 11, 2011 03:53:58 AM »

thank you all for the comments! The rings are stainless so it took a while longer just for that reason since I am used to working with aluminum.

I love these! They look so simple (though I'm sure they weren't) and absolutely beautiful! Going to have to check out that tutorial and learn how to chain (is that what you call it?).

chain, maille, chain maille . . . . it's all the same Smiley Here's a link to the ring lord's PDF's if you want to check it out . . . 5.25US for a tutorial is pretty reasonable!

http://theringlord.com/cart/shopdisplayproducts.asp?id=199&cat=Downloadable+Chainmail+Patterns+%2B+Instructions
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