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Cavewoman Romance 2 - the mating ceremony

About this design:

so my imaginary caveman won his womans heart with the pyrites and river stones... now she needs something special to wear for the mating ceremony.. :D Did cavemen have wire?? No?? well I guess my caveman was very smart because he invented copper wire!! LOL And he got the girl!! ;)


Raw Florite nuggets and Copper wire

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  1. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    Wow! This is so beautiful! Love your wirework. The florite looks so pretty with the copper wire! That cavewoman is one lucky gal! ;)

  2. Green Eyed Lady Chick
    Green Eyed Lady Chick says:

    OOH so so cool, absoultely love this set!!!
    great wire work!

  3. grama rose aka stormy
    grama rose aka stormy says:

    Wow really different I love those flurite nuggets and the copper wire you made a complete set down to the ring….quite amazing!!!

  4. KittyMom Linda
    KittyMom Linda says:

    Well, no wonder he got the girl – anyone who could invent copper wire is good enough for me – I’d have all my jewelry needs met!!! Great story too.

  5. Jewelry by Shannon
    Jewelry by Shannon says:

    Linda, I thought you would enjoy this story! What a cool necklace … SLS

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    Cotopaxi Chickie Sue says:

    Very unique! Love those fluorite nuggets, and what you did with them! Clever wirework – no wonder the caveman got his mate!

  7. Shannon J
    Shannon J says:

    Thanks ladies! I’m still not too sure about the pendant on this one..seems a bit too delicate for the big nuggets.. any suggestions??

  8. Jewelry by Shannon
    Jewelry by Shannon says:

    Hmmmm, well I went back and looked at the pics.

    You could ‘chunk it up a bit’ if you were to wire wrap in the other direction one more layer (so you would have the initial wire, the wire that curves off to the left now, then a third layer that curves off to the right … I’ve seen that recently and it looks very pretty).

    Then you could add smaller beads across the middle of the center circles.

    And if it still looks too delicate in person, you could add the smaller beads you added to the middle of the circles wire wrapped along the bottom of the of the current wire wrap (skipping the 3rd row noted above).

    Why don’t you put it on a jewelry bust and let all the ideas people will send you swirl about for a bit before you do anything? It’s pretty even if you do nothing, but I can envision a chunkier look on the pendant portion. Best wishes! SLS

  9. Shannon J
    Shannon J says:

    thanks for the ideas Shannon.. I think I will just let it sit for a while and see what comes up…

  10. Gunilla B
    Gunilla B says:

    The nuggets are stunning! They’re really pretty with the copper wire. Love it!

  11. FaeryGoth Chick
    FaeryGoth Chick says:

    I totally love this set!

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