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Oooo Blue Calsilica oooO


About this design:

My original idea was to buy some copper washers from the DIY store but they didn't have any so I made my own with 16g wire.
I kept it simple, nothing "fancy schmancy"!

Components:

Blue Calsilica Jasper, 16g & 20g Copper wire



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    Starsparkle Spiral Chick says:

    Just thought, these Blue Calsilica would look great with some Turquoise roundels wouldn’t they? :)

  2. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    This is gorgeous, Spiral Chick!!! :D Love your homemade “washers”! But I do miss your signature spiral……. :-(

  3. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    Turquoise rondelles would look great with these stones! Great idea! :D

  4. ChickyD aka Debra
    ChickyD aka Debra says:

    I like what you made better than washers! Lovely bracelet.

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    K H says:

    Great bracelet and earrings! Both of the DIY chains have outlets near my office, but alas, they are on the other side of a major “road deconstruction” project. I am looking forward to a day when I can get to those stores (and a few others) without getting so frustrated that I forget what I am looking for.

  6. Sali Jo GemsChica Chick
    Sali Jo GemsChica Chick says:

    WOWZA this is SO pretty! I have always loved blue and copper..but this with the wire work is very very cool!

  7. Sali Jo GemsChica Chick
    Sali Jo GemsChica Chick says:

    You still haven’t said if you use jigs……….

  8. Pam
    Pam says:

    Love it! Beautiful!

  9. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    Beautiful, beautiful! I love it:)

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    Mary S - Sweet Chick says:

    Just my style!! Blue Calsilica Jasper and Copper are perfect together!
    And copper washers from the hardware store……who knew??!!!! What a great idea!
    However, I’m sort of glad the DYI store was out because you made fantastic connectors yourself!
    Great ingenuity!!

  11. Fashion Chick aka SC
    Fashion Chick aka SC says:

    Awesome!! Another item to add to my favorites!

  12. Classy Chick JbyJill
    Classy Chick JbyJill says:

    Spiral Chick~ I love this design! How did you make the flat rings?? Did you take regular copper jumprings and hammer them??? Or did you do something different? Very attractive!!! :)

  13. WireWrangler
    WireWrangler says:

    With your “signature” style so accomplished (an gorgeous), have you thought of “signing” your pieces? An artistic trademark, dangling from the end of the bracelet, maybe a free-form, flowing, copper “somethng”????
    Trademarking is a valuable tool in marketing one’s work.
    Or, not……your work stands well enough as it is without anything else.
    That you work your wire free-form without assistance, adds to the artistic, one-of-a-kind, signature style that would “brand” easily. (IMHO)

  14. Chicky Bear-Tara
    Chicky Bear-Tara says:

    Beautiful!

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    Starsparkle Spiral Chick says:

    Thanks for the lovely comments :)
    Sali Jo ~ No I don’t use jigs :)
    Classy Chick ~ I didn’t have any copper jump rings so I coiled the wire by hand, cut them, filed them then hammered them , very time~consuming! Washers would have been soo much easier :)
    seashellsally ~ that’s a good idea! I could attach something, maybe a little spiral (no!) :)

  16. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    A spiral was my first thought, Spiral Chick! LOL You could do an “S” — for Spiral! ;-)

  17. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Love, love, love the colors and the combo. You do such fantastic work Spiral Chick.

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    Starsparkle Spiral Chick says:

    Thank you LRC, you make me sound like Mother Theresa ;) Only kidding!

  19. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    Careful, Spiral Chick, or we’ll have to change your name to “Saint Spiral Chick” because you’re so perfect! LOL

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    Starsparkle Spiral Chick says:

    You can call me Saint, Lynn LOL :)

  21. Happy Chick aka Harriet
    Happy Chick aka Harriet says:

    How about I just call you “really talented” ?!! Really nice design. :-)

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    Starsparkle Spiral Chick says:

    Thank you Happy Chick!

  23. Valentine Chick
    Valentine Chick says:

    Gorgeous again!!!

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