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I thought earrings would be a simple and less painful thing to make. The Chrysoprase and Saki teardrops with Apatite chips are going to be for people who have helped me thru this difficult time...referring to having to put Sidney down. Also I have a pair of Green Onyx that I'm waiting on some flower posts.

Components:

Saki teardrops, Apatite, Chrysoprase, Goldstone, Lip Stick Ranch chandeliers, Sterling and copper ear wires.

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  1. Beady Little Eyes
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    Beautiful sweetjane. I love all 3 pair but the lipstick ranch chandeliers are calling out to me. I love how they look with the goldstone and copper.

  2. K Ralston
    K Ralston says:

    You’ve been busy already. These are are wonderful. The first pair is my favorite. Those hoop findings are special. I would like to have some of them.

  3. dolllady aka Pam
    dolllady aka Pam says:

    Beautiful earrings. I’m sure your support friends will enjoy them and think about you and Sidney when they wear them. I’m with BLE that the Iron Horse pair are my favorites.

  4. dolllady aka Pam
    dolllady aka Pam says:

    Sorry about the Iron Horse that should have been Lipstick Ranch. Can’t blame it on autocorrect either!

  5. kye
    kye says:

    How fun are these?! My faves are the Lipstick Ranch pair too. So thoughtful to make your friends something to say thank you.

  6. sweetjane
    sweetjane says:

    Thanks for all your lovely comments!

  7. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    You have been a very busy designer. Love the designs and unusual components.

  8. Maggies Mom
    Maggies Mom says:

    You’ve really gotten into the swing of things quickly, Jane! All three pairs are special, but I love the chrysoprase ones the best.

  9. sweetjane
    sweetjane says:

    Thanks again….Candy, I think I really started back too early and too fast. I was supposed to wait longer. Maybe if I just stick to stringing.

  10. Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked says:

    All are so pretty! But what caught my eye are the rustic pair with goldstone beads. I don’t see many people create pieces with this stone.

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    Melody F says:

    I don’t have pierced ears. How do you know the limit as to how heavy earrings can be? Anybody know? Your earrings are beautiful, sweetjane.

  12. Chicky Red-haired Grammy
    Chicky Red-haired Grammy says:

    I got back to stringing asap, even after thumb joint replacement but was ever so careful about my positioning and quitting when I started to hurt.
    Good luck and have fun!
    Merilee

  13. sweetjane
    sweetjane says:

    Thanks Merilee! I’m limiting my time doing any beading. Especially any wire work.

  14. Crystal Canary
    Crystal Canary says:

    Oh Jane, I love the Lipstick Ranch chandeliers with the goldstone large-holes. Your eye for creativity is awesome. :)

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