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About this design:

I borrowed this swirl pattern from an ad I saw in a magazine recently...not sure who to attribute it to, but I thought it would make a pretty earring. Added clear Czech rondelle.


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  1. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Very elegant.

  2. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Love this! how much did you hammer the crossover at the top? I sometimes hit those too hard/too much. :(

  3. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:


  4. Blooming Ideas
    Blooming Ideas says:

    Beautifully done! :)

  5. Beadlady3 aka Cindy
    Beadlady3 aka Cindy says:

    @Becky – I just used a rubber mallet and tapped on one side then the other, but very carefully. I didn’t want to ‘smoosh’ it. :p

  6. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Just stunning!!

  7. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Thanks for the tip! I think I may be trying to maim mine a little too much. :)

  8. Asia
    Asia says:

    Great work, thanks for the tip :D

  9. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    Vey elegant and swingy. Love the “borrowed” pattern.

  10. Eeka Mouse
    Eeka Mouse says:

    Elegant scrolls. You did a marvelous job of making a pair that match!

  11. Peggy3
    Peggy3 says:

    SO simple and classy

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