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Vintage Ring

About this design:

Just got off the phone with the store owner and have an appointment next Monday to show my jewelry. Yay! This is one of the pieces that I am bringing in. Just bent the filligree around a mandrel and used a jump ring to secure swarovski crystals :)


filligree piece, headpins, jumpring, swarovski crystals

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  1. KittyMom Linda
    KittyMom Linda says:

    How clever is this? I’m so happy that your store deal seems to be going well. You sure seem to have found your style niche here. Love it – into the faves folder for me!

  2. Diane Cauley
    Diane Cauley says:

    Thanks Mom Linda! Just got more in the mail today so I’m doing some speed beading before next monday. Probably a few redos also. I want everything to be perfect and the bracelets big enough before I take them in :) Hugs!

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    Valley Girl says:

    Nice work and good luck to you. I sure the store owner will love everything you have made.

  4. Vampire Chickie Ravin
    Vampire Chickie Ravin says:

    Fave! This is so very cool!

  5. Vampire Chickie Ravin
    Vampire Chickie Ravin says:

    I wish I had a ring mandrell, heehee.

  6. Diane Cauley
    Diane Cauley says:

    Thanks Ravin & valleygirl! I’m a little nervous but nothing ventured nothing gained and I can’t keep it all :D

  7. Diane Cauley
    Diane Cauley says:

    You can use a wooden dowel or a pipe or a curtain rod as a mandrel also Ravin ;) Seek one out and you shall find one among your household stuff

  8. KittyMom Linda
    KittyMom Linda says:

    I wish I had a ring mandrel too. I could kick myself for not getting one last year when a place was going out of business. I thought “oh, I’ll never use that” I am so dumb!! It was like, $2.00!! Can ya believe it?

  9. Vampire Chickie Ravin
    Vampire Chickie Ravin says:

    Ooooooooooooo….::lightbulb ove me noggin, bright one too, halogen even:: Muahahhahahahahahaha!!!! Oh, Mom L, that bites…if only huh? If wishes were horses I’d have a ranch!!

  10. Vampire Chickie Ravin
    Vampire Chickie Ravin says:

    coolies, thanks D! :D

  11. Violet
    Violet says:

    Very clever idea and great design !!!!
    The shop owner should love this one !!!

  12. Harmony on Strings
    Harmony on Strings says:

    The store owner should be delighted with your work!!

  13. Mommykat Bubbly Chick
    Mommykat Bubbly Chick says:

    Awesome use of Vintaj! :D

  14. The Dud
    The Dud says:

    Wow, this is wonderful! Good luck with your appointment next week – you’ll do great!

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    Faithful Chick aka Faith says:

    Your things are so cool I like all of the things you have made. You are right you cannot keep it all…… OOOhhh My I’d like to try but Ted will just begin to take it to his big new shed where one of my good cherry bedroom dressers and an extra……etc. etc. He thinks closets should be bare. If only Ha ha ha.

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    Faithful Chick aka Faith says:

    Beautiful ring the colors are perfect for this.

  17. Jewelry by Shannon
    Jewelry by Shannon says:

    Wow, very pretty … best wishes!! SLS

  18. grama rose aka stormy
    grama rose aka stormy says:

    I love this sorry i must have gone right by and I don’t know how…I got my ring mandrel at firemountain…this is so fun!!! YFIB Deb

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    Dizzy Chick Lori Z says:

    Wow, you are sure good with the Vintaj pieces! The ring is great and I really like the crystals you chose to use too. They remind me of antique glass.

  20. Diane Cauley
    Diane Cauley says:

    Thank you Lori! I keep breaking from the gallery to go work with my Vintaj :) I’m going to post one I just finished in a second here lol

  21. Joyce M
    Joyce M says:

    Nice!!!! I love all these lacy filigree pieces! Fantastic work!

  22. Green Eyed Lady Chick
    Green Eyed Lady Chick says:

    Very cool D! Love it and I’m sure the store owner will love all your pieces!! Good luck :)

  23. Frida
    Frida says:

    WOW WOW!!! Favorite ! oh oh me love!

  24. KittyMom Linda
    KittyMom Linda says:

    Frida, glad to see you on the site. Are you feeling better today? Take it slowly. I guess you totally lost yesterday, huh? Are you still with mom?

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    Judith Ann Boyer says:

    Soooo adorable!! Good luck D! :) You will do fine, your pieces are terrific! :) You go girl!!!

  26. liannallama
    liannallama says:

    congrats! It’s beautiful!

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