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  1. Robin nursechick
    Robin nursechick says:

    Had all the info and 2 additional pics – none of that posted. Is anyone else having this problem?

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  2. kye
    kye says:

    Your earrings are so striking! Such a creative use of components and design.

    Yes I have had the same problem when posting my designs the last two times. I’ve finally managed to get everything to show but after going back in and editing it several times. It’s very frustrating.

  3. Robin nursechick
    Robin nursechick says:

    I guess I’ll put the information down here. These are Czech dagger beads tied together with fireline. Added a Swarovski bead and assorted findings. These were super easy to make!

  4. Robin nursechick
    Robin nursechick says:

    Another pic -these dagger beads are so cute!

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    Mary - Sweet Chick says:

    Gorgeous! Love your creative use of daggers!
    May I ask, how did you finish the fireline? ….tie a knot & glue? Thanks!

  6. Robin nursechick
    Robin nursechick says:

    I tie off with 2-surgeons( double) knots and then burn the little tail with a “thread zap II” by BeadSmith. That a handicap little tool!

  7. Robin nursechick
    Robin nursechick says:

    Handy little tool(that was spellcheck) above.

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    Melody F says:

    All of these earrings are interesting. The first pair remind of Roman warriors from movies for some reason. Maybe like the leather flaps hanging below the metal helmet. Nice work!

  9. Medieval Momma
    Medieval Momma says:

    These are absolutely adorable!

  10. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    It has been my experience when dealing with electronic device they behave in a very cavalier manner. You can’t trust them. That’s why you have a child who is an electronic tech. Enough condemnation of electronics.

    Your ear rings are fantastic! The first pair reminds me of tiger lilies, the second pair of peacocks feathers and the last pair are just plain regal looking. Love ‘em all!

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    Gunilla M says:

    Love your creative use of the dagger beads!

  12. tomasina
    tomasina says:

    All machinery can sense your level of need, and react to it! Remember when you needed a Xerox in a hurry? It’ one of Murphy’s laws can’t recall the number, but it goes “The tendency of machinery to behave as it was designed to do will always decrease in inverse proportion to the urgency of need of the user.”
    That said, I love the earrings – they look like a cross between Zulu warrior ornaments and part of an ancient Roman helmet!

  13. CAS
    CAS says:

    And I see a Russian crown in the 3rd pair. They are all super oooohhhh … aaaahhhh gorgeous!!!

  14. Robin nursechick
    Robin nursechick says:

    Y’all are right – the dagger earrings do resemble St. Basil’s cathedral in Moscow.

  15. Kimberlywilliams60
    Kimberlywilliams60 says:

    Oh wow these are so creative !!! Love the medieval look !!

  16. J Danhaus
    J Danhaus says:

    These are wonderful! They remind me of a spectacular patch of tiger lilies my mother kept at the home where I grew up.

  17. Beady Little Eyes
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    Wow. So pretty. What a great look.

  18. Crystal Canary
    Crystal Canary says:

    Very original & unique design! I’ve never seen daggers used in this way. What a bold statement they make!

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    R Bowers says:

    Love these. Can you try again to post the directions? Thanks

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