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Larissa-Rasputin
« on: August 11, 2011 02:55:05 PM »

Some of these were for the recent Hair accessories swap and some were for a friend.








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« Reply #1 on: August 11, 2011 04:18:02 PM »

I really love the peacock earrings, I've been wanting a pair exactly like that!
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« Reply #2 on: August 11, 2011 04:43:40 PM »

Love the peacock earrings do they tickle your neck? Ha! Ha!
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« Reply #3 on: August 11, 2011 05:07:03 PM »

Thanks!  They do dangle down to my friends shoulders.  She loves them but has not mentioned any neck tickling, I am sure they would though!
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« Reply #4 on: August 14, 2011 11:47:42 AM »

I LOVE your peacock creations! I love peacock anything, and those are truely some gorgeous things!

Im following you on pinterest now Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: August 14, 2011 12:26:29 PM »

Thanks!  I live peacock stuff myself.
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« Reply #6 on: August 15, 2011 07:37:01 PM »

I am utterly in love with the peacock hair accessory!!  Would you mind if I ask how you made it & how you curled the feathers & made them stay???   Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: August 16, 2011 06:56:32 AM »

Not at all!  I actually used the edge of a spoon to curl them.   You n eed to hold them firmly at the base and pull with the spoon with varying pressure depending on how much curl you want.  Start easy then increase pressure.    It's glued to a piece of felt and slides on a headband.  I gave it to my friend and she's worn it several times and the curl is still there.
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« Reply #8 on: August 16, 2011 07:38:26 AM »

Wow! Thank you. Grin  I seriously can't wait to make my own!  I just got some peacock feathers in the mail yesterday so seeing this definitely boosted my inspiration!
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« Reply #9 on: August 16, 2011 07:41:19 AM »

Would love to see any pictures if you make something!
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« Reply #10 on: August 16, 2011 08:09:50 AM »

Absolutely!
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« Reply #11 on: August 17, 2011 07:40:42 AM »

I love the 5th picture down, it's just has so much presence!
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« Reply #12 on: August 30, 2011 04:46:41 PM »

Thanks!  My friend had vibrant red hair and it looks absolutely gorgeous up against it.
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« Reply #13 on: August 30, 2011 08:48:05 PM »

These are gorgeous!! I love peacock feathers and those earrings are just fab Smiley

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« Reply #14 on: October 18, 2011 09:06:20 PM »

Love all the peacock ones. Smiley

How did you get the feathers to curl like that? My family owns peacocks so I have an abundance of feathers to use up, but I've never seen a curly one before!
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« Reply #15 on: October 18, 2011 10:16:09 PM »

I am a total sucker for  hair accessories.  Your peacock fascinator is gorgeous!  PERFECT for a winter wedding!
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« Reply #16 on: October 22, 2011 10:04:43 PM »

Love all the peacock ones. Smiley

How did you get the feathers to curl like that? My family owns peacocks so I have an abundance of feathers to use up, but I've never seen a curly one before!

Thanks guys!  I used the back of a spoon to curl the feathets, just make sure to keep a form grip on their base so you don't pull them out.
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