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PrincessPickles
« Reply #10 on: July 15, 2011 06:18:21 AM »

Gorgeous! Looks like something you'd have to pay a lot of money for if you wanted to buy one in stores. Great job!
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« Reply #11 on: July 15, 2011 03:16:38 PM »

I love it!  This is simply beautiful!  And its totally up my personal style alley!  Great work!
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SuperStinger
« Reply #12 on: July 15, 2011 03:29:41 PM »

Very beautiful!!!!!
What are you using to light it? And how are you securing it? I tried using a balled up string of LED christmas lights (to minimize fire hazard), with some paper glued around the cord inside the star as a 'stopper' to keep the light in about the center as long as it's hanging, with the battery pack left on the cord on the outside of the star for if it goes out (I've heard LEDs last much longer than their batteries) but that leaves me trying to figure out a good-looking harness to hang the battery box from, since the cord isn't really long enough to hang from the ceiling. Also the LED string I found only had 10 lights and I feel it's not bright enough, but the strings I saw with more lights seemed to be plug-in, rather than battery powered, and seemed to have the lightbulbs start too close to the plug to use the cord itself for hanging the star from.
Your star has such a nice even glow, and a slender elegant cord coming out - PLEASE tell what you used, how you did it!!
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danibabe99
« Reply #13 on: July 23, 2011 06:22:49 PM »

That is just lovely. very intricate
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« Reply #14 on: July 27, 2011 09:42:51 AM »

This is gorgeous! Great job!
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annoyinglittlegirl
« Reply #15 on: July 27, 2011 11:06:17 AM »

This is stunning!!
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« Reply #16 on: July 27, 2011 07:14:36 PM »

Lovely! I Wonder How one would glue the sides of bristol together like that?
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« Reply #17 on: July 28, 2011 04:26:19 AM »

Oh my gosh.  I can't even imagine how long this took!  It's beautiful.  Great job!
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UrsulaDiamond
« Reply #18 on: July 28, 2011 04:39:05 PM »

really nice!
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MayhapMurklins
« Reply #19 on: July 29, 2011 06:15:03 PM »

Oh my goodness that's awesome! It must have taken forever to cut and put together.
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