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I made this copper wire spiral just to see how big I could make it. It's about 5 inches in diameter and is made with 12ga wire. Now that I've made it what do I do with it? Please feel free to make suggestions.


12ga copper electrical wire

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  1. dolllady aka Pam
    dolllady aka Pam says:

    Maybe string some beads on it, add a loop on top and attach it with a beaded loop to attach it to a chain.

  2. SC Bead Crazy
    SC Bead Crazy says:

    Wirewrap with cupchain inside, daggers outside?
    Or fill inside with two-hole square tiles with a button in the center? Your creations always inspire me. Can’t wait to see what you do with it!

  3. Beady Little Eyes
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    Hmmm… kind of draws you in like a black hole or a tornado. It’s fun to just look at as is. Maybe just hanging artwork.

  4. Robin nursechick
    Robin nursechick says:

    I don’t know what your décor is in your home, but why not make some others in different sizes. Connect them or not and make a wall décor with them? ok maybe you think that’s weird, but my house is very eclectic with lots of antiques and groupings on my walls-that’s what I’d do. Did I say I love it? I love it-its totally cool!

  5. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    I’ve thought about hanging it horizontally and using it like a mobile with little moving parts of some kind. Endless possibilities…….

  6. Beady Little Eyes
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    LRC – A mobile sounds like fun. Please post it after it’s made. (Or whatever you make)

  7. Crystal Canary
    Crystal Canary says:

    I see a sun catcher for a window, with different sorts of crystals & beads wire wrapped inside. Take the end & loop for hanging. After the inside is beaded, add hanging from the bottom, longer crystal beaded stands. Wow…see the sparkle!

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