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Working in the lab,part deux. (Cabin fever)


About this design:

These earrings are so much fun to do.
It's like using twist tie bag closures,and then making a loop. I don't know how I came up with this one,or even if it's orignal.LOL
I'm loving the Long Kidney wires,because you get a really long earring without a lot of wire work.

Components:

8mm crystal rondelles,Silver Filled wire 22g,(dead soft),and long Silver over Steel kidney wires.

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  1. Laud
    Laud says:

    Love the colors and drama!

  2. Granny Nancy
    Granny Nancy says:

    Are those emerald? I jut love a bright emerald color. I like long earrings as well.

  3. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Thanks ladies. yes..drama is a good word.They’re very glitzy,but with rustic wraps.
    The crystals are a darker emerald color,from the Hobby Lobby.

  4. Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked says:

    Totally agree with your assessment of the kidney ear wires. Lots of look with very little work…although I love your wire wrapped beads!

  5. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    Love the colors, and your wire wrapping awesome! Trying to follow it, and I’m going cross eyed :) Beautiful design!

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    Beadaholic1 says:

    These are so pretty…they almost go with Laud’s latest design! I’ve never thought of using the long kidney wires…will have to try those.

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    pearlsandme aka Monica says:

    Fun they are! (My kid’s been watching Star Wars again…) Like the way the wire makes the crystal go rustic!

  8. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    Love the wrapping and the color is just fab!

  9. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Thanks for your kind words,on this chilly day.
    These wraps are weird,arent’t they ? ;)
    My wires are from another souce,but the blue earrings I did have LB’s Kidney wires,which are nicer. Out of stock right now.
    Item 16249,if anyone is interested.

  10. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Love this style, Nancy! Is it stealable? I would like to try my hand at it. :)

  11. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Go for it,Becky. Good luck! I didn’t have a CLUE what I was doing. :)

  12. SquirrelGirl aka Angela
    SquirrelGirl aka Angela says:

    Awesome wire wrapping! I love your design and the emerald color is so great with it. :)

  13. daisymae
    daisymae says:

    LOVE the color of these and the wrapping is AWESOME! :D

  14. Asia
    Asia says:

    Love the wire work :D

  15. KatsAllThat
    KatsAllThat says:

    Always love your earring designs…the way you mix the simple and the glam…perfection.

  16. Khabira
    Khabira says:

    Love the wire work! Always looking for something different to do with my beloved bicones! Thanks for inspiration!

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