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« on: September 07, 2006 11:07:31 PM »

This past week I was suckered into babysitting for 4 days straight (meaning I was away from my computer, my craft stash, my hubby and my cats). So, I took along my newest beads (courtesy of my loving husband and mommy), and made the following earrings:



I scanned just one of each, since I couldn't get any decent photos and the scanner seems to try to crop each earring out of the whole image.

Anyways, all the beads are glass, except for the dice & Asian coins. Those are cute little dice beads I found, and painted gold (they were lime green first). The coins came from Ebay. The glass looking hearts are cats' eye (very pretty in person).

Any comments or crits? I will be selling some on my site and on ebay. I will also be making similar ones for the earring binge swap Cheesy Thanks for looking!
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« Reply #1 on: September 08, 2006 08:07:42 AM »

wow you were busy! I really like the style you have going with the curves!
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« Reply #2 on: September 08, 2006 08:15:00 AM »

Wow, those earrings make me wish I had my ears pierced!
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« Reply #3 on: September 08, 2006 02:54:34 PM »

Thank you both! I really do love the curls Cheesy I was playing around, and figured out that they looked great if I curled the eye pin around a vial (for seed beads). I hang them so they point under the ear, giving it an elegant sorta look Cheesy Plus I love that they are easy to make (just like the regular dangle ones), but look much better Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: September 08, 2006 11:27:59 PM »

The curling of the eyepins is brilliant...just brilliant!

It's amazing what crafsters can come up with by using ordinary household items.  Great job!

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« Reply #5 on: September 08, 2006 11:43:11 PM »

The curling of the eyepins is brilliant...just brilliant!

It's amazing what crafsters can come up with by using ordinary household items.  Great job!

Wow, thank you!
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