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« on: August 10, 2005 04:29:40 PM »

i know it's been done before, but now i have my own. sorry the pictures are blurry ... i don't know what happened with the camera. if i can get better pictures i'll try posting them.




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« Reply #1 on: August 10, 2005 05:58:39 PM »

I would buy them (in Budweiser) for about $5-$6 a pair if the construction is good. Do you do anything to the backs of the caps to keep them from scratching your skin?? Those cap edges can be pretty sharp!
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« Reply #2 on: August 11, 2005 06:11:00 AM »

i had a pair of coors earings and they never touched my face. i tighten the closure of the earing so they can dangle, but not too much.
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« Reply #3 on: August 11, 2005 07:37:53 AM »

Hey!!  Here in Oklahoma, those sell for between $6-$10.  A local shop has mine and they sell like wildfire for $10!!  I'm not complaining!  WOOHOO!!!   Cheesy  I love the birdie ones that you have on the picture!  Rock on with your bottle cap jewelry self!!!
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« Reply #4 on: August 11, 2005 09:18:23 PM »

I made some like that, and they sold well for $3. I keep the price low cause my dad and mom are already on my case for charging more than $0.50 a pair. Maybe I should just ignore them. If people will pay $10 for a pair of earrings that cost almost nothing, well then so be it.....
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« Reply #5 on: August 12, 2005 05:58:12 AM »

If people will pay $10 for a pair of earrings that cost almost nothing, well then so be it.....

That's what I said!!  I mean, the caps cost maybe $0.50 and the materials cost at the most $0.15.  That's a bunch o' profit!!  Let's hope they never come on here and find out all our secrets!!!   Grin
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