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Studded Jasper

About this design:

Lately I've been putting crimp covers on the sides of stones that I wrap onto earrings. I kept going and going on these until I couldn't go any more. I love the studded look on these.


Antique silver crimp covers, faceted red jasper, chinese crystals, headpins, earwires and split rings.

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  1. Wemai Coffee Chick
    Wemai Coffee Chick says:

    Ohhhh – I LUV these!!! I have been thinking about using crimp covers between my beads, and you’ve done it on a ring/wire(?) and it looks great! But where do you buy your ox crimp covers? I have never seen it for sale!

  2. KittyMom Linda
    KittyMom Linda says:

    Um, here I go again but – I got the crimp covers in Michaels. They have also have bright copper, antique copper, and sometimes others. Hope that helps

  3. Eeka Mouse
    Eeka Mouse says:

    These are great! they look medieval to me…

  4. Leigh D
    Leigh D says:

    These are fantastic!

  5. Nicki - Taylored Designs
    Nicki - Taylored Designs says:

    Actually, I got the crimp covers from Firemountain, I have to drive an hour just to get to a Michaels so I end up ordering everything I need. Darn this small town Minnesota! I’m glad to hear they have them at Michaels though. I also have some in antique gold that match brass really well. The circle that the beads and covers are on are from Michaels, I think the brand is Bliss.

    Thanks for the comments!

  6. grama rose aka stormy
    grama rose aka stormy says:

    Very nice..i have used crimp cover on leather when i want to separate my beads it works really well for that also..wonderful earrings….

  7. Violet
    Violet says:

    What a great idea !!! I love these !!

  8. Sali Jo GemsChica Chick
    Sali Jo GemsChica Chick says:

    Love these pretty earrings! Do you live near Hastings MN?

  9. Nicki - Taylored Designs
    Nicki - Taylored Designs says:

    Sali Jo, I’m 2 hours west of the cities….Alexandria.

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    Jeannes Gems - Gem Chick says:

    very cool!

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    Lee D says:

    Love these earrings! They are so cool and unusual.

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    kitty mom jb says:

    I love the studded look. These are definitely a fave!

  13. Diane Cauley
    Diane Cauley says:

    Great design! I LOVE them!

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    Faithful Chick aka Faith says:

    The color is nice also these are neat. (Showing my age I suppose LOL)

  15. CAS
    CAS says:

    Nicki, these are so COOL!! They do look medieval like MerChick said. Very inspiring … mmmmm … I may just have to get some crimp covers myself … :D

  16. Linda Talbott
    Linda Talbott says:

    These are beautiful. Love the contrast. Into my faves!

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    Judith Ann Boyer says:

    Nicki girl! I love these…:)

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    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    Nice earrings!!!!

  19. Puppy Love
    Puppy Love says:

    It reminded me of some toggle rings I have. Hmm! I wonder what they would look like as earrings?

  20. Elaine aka Belly Chick
    Elaine aka Belly Chick says:

    So cool!!! :-D

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