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this is made from a bicycle innertube!!

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« Reply #10 on: July 21, 2012 08:33:04 AM »

Copper tarnishes.  That's it's makeup.  you can clean it in a jiffy with a solution of lemon juice and salt.  Keep it in plastic container in the refrigerator and it will be able to be used for ages.  And since this piece looks as if it has a glass stone, no harm done.  Just dip it in, rinse it off.

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« Reply #11 on: July 23, 2012 11:13:56 AM »

Really fantastic work. I throw my vote in with Renaissance wax, I'm loving mine!

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« Reply #12 on: July 30, 2012 08:14:58 PM »

After hearing you guys' reviews of Renaissance wax, I ordered some from Amazon and hope to try it soon -- posting the results, of course.

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« Reply #13 on: August 01, 2012 07:05:04 AM »

I love the look of Viking knit, although I've never tried it.  I just love this piece you've made.  If you get bored with it, just let me know, lol.

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