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Glow Faceted Dangles


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I created these shimmering earrings with 12mm Opalite faceted teardrops... I love the way the light catches with every move. Sparkly. Shimmery. Goodness.... I had been holding on to these beads for too long... it was their time to shine...


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  1. grama rose aka stormy
    grama rose aka stormy says:

    Very lovely did you make your wires? very nice job!!!

  2. FaeryGoth Chick
    FaeryGoth Chick says:

    Fabulous earrings!

  3. Linda Talbott
    Linda Talbott says:

    These are beautiful. I think the faceting of the Opalite also shows it off well.

  4. Cuban Queen Crazy Chick
    Cuban Queen Crazy Chick says:

    Magical!

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    Jeannes Gems - Gem Chick says:

    These are gorgeous!
    May I ask -What guage wire did you use?

  6. Diane Cauley
    Diane Cauley says:

    Wow! I love these :) great design!

  7. Gina P - Delta Chick
    Gina P - Delta Chick says:

    Gorgeous!!!!!

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    Reet says:

    Lovely!

  9. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    They certainly do shine. :D
    Excellent choice for ear rings.

  10. karen blasdel
    karen blasdel says:

    Beautiful earrings!!!

  11. MoonBell
    MoonBell says:

    Lovely pieces. I think they stand well on their own. (Good wraps, too)

  12. shimmer chick
    shimmer chick says:

    Thanks everyone!!! sorry it has been a few days since I have been on here.
    For my long earwires I use 20 gauge wire.
    To hang the Opalite bead I used 24 gauge.

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