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toothfairy51
« on: March 17, 2012 01:05:42 PM »

I haven't been here for a while!


Anyway, Here's the cool new earrings that I just made today.
C&C welcome
*UPDATE* Here's the second pair I just made. Used shell  birds.
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« Reply #1 on: March 17, 2012 03:15:07 PM »

Fascinating shape to those, do they spin? They look like they would.....
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« Reply #2 on: March 18, 2012 09:23:49 AM »

The color is so beautiful. What did you make these out of?
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« Reply #3 on: March 18, 2012 11:37:16 AM »

They do hang and swing freely. They won't spin all the way around because of the design.
They are made from 20 gauge Aluminum craft wire and I had gotten one of those cheap stretchy bracelets, that was broken, from a friend, who paid $3.00 at JoAnns for it. It's one of those bracelets that has double holes, strung on stretchy cord and has that shaped dyed shell on it.
I love them, too! Thanks for the comments.  Kiss
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« Reply #4 on: March 19, 2012 03:34:18 AM »

They look almost exactly like Marsha Neal's earrings in Step by Step wire jewelry; current issue.

Good use of adapting materials at hand.
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« Reply #5 on: March 19, 2012 06:04:42 AM »

I haven't been here for awhile either...
The earrings are lovely. I like how you recycled and use what you had on hand.
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« Reply #6 on: March 19, 2012 12:44:52 PM »

They look almost exactly like Marsha Neal's earrings in Step by Step wire jewelry; current issue.

Good use of adapting materials at hand.
They ARE from Marsha Neal! I just LOVE this design!
I also LOVE to 'upcycle'. I use mostly second hand stuff, instead of buying new. It's lots of fun.
I should have given credit to Marsha in my first post... my bad. Cool design. I just made another pair using a bird carved out of some kind of shell.
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