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« Reply #10 on: May 03, 2007 01:51:01 AM »



Does it make me a shmuck, that I was at first confused by the above conversation?
Or am I just a piece of jewelry?


......*head explodes*.
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« Reply #11 on: May 03, 2007 01:57:34 AM »

ah, '67...the year I was born  Smiley I love the first piece on the last page (if that makes sense!) I love books as old as me  Grin
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« Reply #12 on: October 11, 2007 09:04:16 PM »



So, staring in a mirror with elaborate jewelry makes you a schmuck? Grin

Kind of harsh for a little girl.

Thanks for sharing the designs. Intriguing!




schmuck = jewelry

My dad said 'schmuck' meant something offensive.  Undecided I don't know who told him this, though. =/
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« Reply #13 on: October 12, 2007 12:55:48 PM »

well, it actually means just "jewelry" in german, but i know it can be offensive in (american) english, to which it came probably via yiddish, i guess.

sorry if i offended anyone!
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« Reply #14 on: November 03, 2007 05:42:40 PM »

 Haha...I'm not offended.  Smiley

I love German schmuck! Especially perlenschmuck! Sometimes I do Google searches in German, and it amuses me a bit to type in the word "schmuck", but I know the results will be lovely jewelry---not "silly, stupid people".  Cheesy

 Have you made any pieces from this wonderful book yet? The book looks like so much fun. I am jealous!
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