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Topic: My first post * AND first try at earrings....(img heavy)  (Read 2955 times)
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« Reply #10 on: December 28, 2005 03:01:05 PM »

Me like! I was instantly drawn the the 2nd b+w ones andthey are Gorgeous! Reminds me of james and the giant peach:)

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« Reply #11 on: December 29, 2005 09:35:51 AM »

On another note, I just checked this again and I really like the pearl earrings with the silver spacer bead, same one as the purple catseye (maybe) with the silver spacer in it...those are simply stunning!  Nice, nice, nice job!

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« Reply #12 on: December 29, 2005 09:57:26 AM »

Excellent work!
I really like the cylindrical white ones with the black wirework. You'd never know you're a beginner. You're gonna do great things, kid.

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« Reply #13 on: December 29, 2005 10:44:34 AM »

Ok, I am kind of a beginner too. And I am planning on going to the bead store soon enough to get materials. So could you possibly list those materials that you used? Like what they are all called. I know you used chain and eye pins, but what else?
That would be very helpful.
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« Reply #14 on: January 03, 2006 10:25:51 AM »

Hmm...Well, I've accumulated so many misc. bead items over the past few months, I'll try to remember what all I used.... Wink
-earwires or fish hook wires (that's what the hooks are called at the craft store I go to)
-22 gauge wire, for most of them
-small and large jump rings
-small jewelry tools to cut and bend the wire

That's all I can think of!  I'm discovering, as many experienced folks here can tell you, that there are tons of different findings that are really nice you can use - But hopefully this will help you start out....
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« Reply #15 on: January 09, 2006 03:56:44 PM »

Those are WICKED AWSOME earrings. very good for ur first time. I love the first black and white pair. they are AWSOME!!! Grin Cheesy

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« Reply #16 on: January 14, 2006 01:17:33 PM »

I think you did a great job on the earrings, very cute!!! Wink
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