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Violet


About this design:

Wearing 'purple bubbles' today, but didn't have a pair of earrings to go with. Just a simple pair of danglys, forged and embossed copper link with violet gilder's paste, amethyst drops, amethyst rounds, and copper wire.

Components:

Copper and amethyst

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  1. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Wow! This has to be one of my favorite designs on this site! :) Love it!!!!

  2. Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked says:

    Copper and lavender are great together and love these earrings!

  3. Blooming Ideas
    Blooming Ideas says:

    Nothing like filling the need you had with your own handmade earrings! Fantastic!

  4. Jane MS
    Jane MS says:

    Fantastic!

  5. SquirrelGirl aka Angela
    SquirrelGirl aka Angela says:

    What a fantastic design! I love the soft lavender against the copper. Great job!

  6. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    Love it :)

  7. PPR
    PPR says:

    rootware: OK, how many orders do you have for these beautiful earrings :) Purple is one of my favorite colors. Nicely done.

  8. rootware
    rootware says:

    PPR… be happy to put them on my etsy site. I want to make them in a few other colors as well. Thank you all for the very kind comments!

  9. PPR
    PPR says:

    rootware: I would love that! How do I find you on etsy?

  10. Miannda
    Miannda says:

    I have a soft spot for copper :-) These are beautiful!

  11. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    So pretty!!

  12. foxhill designs vt
    foxhill designs vt says:

    Great design!

  13. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    What a great design. There’s a lot going on,but the focals still say “look at me!!” Beautiful work.

  14. Chickie Nonnie T
    Chickie Nonnie T says:

    Beautiful and so feminine! Love it!

  15. Susannabeads
    Susannabeads says:

    Really beautiful and very feminine. Purple and copper are the perfect combination.

  16. FaeryGoth Chick
    FaeryGoth Chick says:

    love these beauties!

  17. Asia
    Asia says:

    Love it, have a question too do you need to seal the gilder’s paste so it does not rub off ?

  18. rootware
    rootware says:

    If you don’t seal the paste, like any kind of wax it will eventually rub off. I tend to seal mine with a spray sealer…It also helps the copper from becoming dark with age. I would imagine others have an opinion on this too!

  19. Asia
    Asia says:

    Thank you for the info :D

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    Ldi designs Laurie says:

    Truly beautiful and serene. Just gorgeous!

  21. Granny Nancy
    Granny Nancy says:

    These are just the cutest earrings. SO DIFFERENT! The necklace is awesome as well.

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