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« on: February 13, 2013 07:38:09 PM »


This necklace was made after seeing some beautiful copper wire pieces by the artist Finyx on Etsy, his work can be seen at http://www.etsy.com/shop/finyx

I received a length of gunmetal chain as a freebie with a purchase and wanted to use it to make a "manly" necklace that would go with pretty much anything in my closet. The wire was originally just a large gauge aluminum craft wire. Once the piece was bent into shape I painted it with black nail polish, then used sandpaper to sand away part of the wire. The end result looks very much like oxidized silver.
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« Reply #1 on: March 10, 2013 08:28:40 AM »

Fabulous!  The wirework is fantastic and the finish gives it a really polished, professional look.  Pinned!  <3
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I have an Etsy store now, thanks to peer pressure: http://www.etsy.com/shop/MazikeenStudios
I'm also trying to make 7 things a week for a year.  http://mazikeenstudios.blogspot.com/  (Warning: this is usually pretty behind!)
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« Reply #2 on: June 09, 2013 02:42:10 PM »

I wish I was as gifted to bend wire as you are! Now I want this necklace so bad!
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