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Candy Pearls

About this design:

Leather cord and pearls are always an unexpected mix...a bit edgy...a bit elegant. Love the soft sheen of these fresh water pearls on the black leather. They look good enough to eat!
Thank you, Erin Siegel, for your earring tutorial!
Erin Siegel is posting some fabulous tutorials on her blog. Check them out for great designs.


leather cord, fresh water pearls, sterling silver findings, hand forged ear wires

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  1. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    I think these are just fabuous casual chic!
    Love the soft muted colors you chose for the pearls.Thanks for the attached website. :)

  2. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    These look great. I definitely will check out her blog. Thanks.

  3. Asia
    Asia says:

    Fabulous :)

  4. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Love these!

  5. Jane MS
    Jane MS says:

    Ingenious design.

  6. Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked says:

    Your comments are encouraging. Thank you so much!
    There are so many great jewelry artisans who generously share their expertise. This month, Art Bead Scene is posting a free tutorial each day! Some really great designs. The contributors are decked out in the holiday spirit and we all benefit!

  7. Frida
    Frida says:

    These are lovely cool :D

  8. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    What a great idea! Using this technique is a great way to make coordinating ear rings to go with other Greek leather designs. Obviously I LOVE ‘em! :D

  9. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    These are so cool! Love them!!

  10. Miannda
    Miannda says:

    Really love these and the color combination is gorgeous!

  11. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    BTW, earrings like these sell in the Sundance jewelry catalog for big bucks! :)

  12. Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked says:

    Thanks for the info, LabraBecky! I think I just doubled or maybe tripled my prices.

  13. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    I think these are pretty cool!!!

  14. Chanda C
    Chanda C says:

    I have always wanted to make some earrings with leather, but wasn’t quite sure how to do it. These earrings are amazing!!

  15. Peggy3
    Peggy3 says:

    very nice. thank you for info on erin’s blog

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