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About this design:

Borrowed Elaines' idea for the cuff frame, smaller wire and hammered


Copper wire from HD and blue crazy lace agate, rondells from LB's

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  1. MoonBell
    MoonBell says:

    Love the blue and copper combo! And the wirework’s awesome as well.

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    Dora H says:

    Thank you MoonBell…cooper goes so good with some many different stones. :)

  3. juju
    juju says:

    very cool!!!

  4. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Aren’t you the clever one. :D Love what you have done with the TALL loops.

  5. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    Just beautiful!!!

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    Dora H says:

    thank you Lynn, Nancy and Juju. The basic frame work was borrowed for our “Elaine” aka Belly Chick

    she made a cuff also , but somewhat different :)

  7. FaeryGoth Chick
    FaeryGoth Chick says:

    very pretty!

  8. Elaine aka Belly Chick
    Elaine aka Belly Chick says:

    Love it….and the name of it!!! :-D

  9. Pam E aka funky tulip
    Pam E aka funky tulip says:

    great cuff … love the colors

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    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    Dora this is awesome and great wirework!

  11. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    Fabulous cuff! :D

  12. karen blasdel
    karen blasdel says:

    Dora you did an excellent job on your cuff, I love it!!!

  13. Cuban Queen Crazy Chick
    Cuban Queen Crazy Chick says:

    Love this :)

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    LeighAnn F says:

    Lovely cuff!

  15. Arja A
    Arja A says:

    Hi Dora, I love your loop-cuff. So nice and love combination of copper and turquoise colors!

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    Deb D Grammy Chick says:

    This is a great cuff, Dora! I love the turquoise with the copper, and you could do a lot of variations on this design! What gauge wire did you use? :D

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    Dora H says:

    Thank you everyone :) … Deb the wire is 8 ga. I believe.

  18. Jewelry by Shannon
    Jewelry by Shannon says:

    Ahhh, this is great Dora. Just love it!! SLS

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    Dora H says:

    thank you, Shannon :)

  20. Jewelrybyirina
    Jewelrybyirina says:

    Great bracelet! What is HD(you said wire from HD)?

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    Dora H says:

    Thank you Irina…HD is home depot :)

  22. Jewelrybyirina
    Jewelrybyirina says:

    Thank you Dora,
    I did not know there are wire in HD:)

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    K H says:

    Dora, this is a super bracelet. The loops are just about perfect!!! I saw it the other day, but didn‘t have time to stop and write a comment. (That’s what happens when you surf while listing to music on hold – darn it, they pick up the call just when you get interested in something. Cest’ la vie.)

    Irina, Home Depot has the best wire. It is located in the electrical department on a big machine that looks like a ferris wheel. Tell the clerk that you want bare copper electrical wire and he will cut it for you and write up a ticket to take to the checkout. The wire is sold by the foot. Some of the wire is sold with several strands twisted together (14G comes with 6 strands and 12G comes with 7 strands. Just the strands apart as you use them. The really fat wire is sold in single strands. Don ‘t try to cut that with your good wire cutters, get a cheap pair from the floral supply department at Walmart or Dollar Tree. Fat wire may also need to be warmed to soften it before you start bending it.

  24. Jewelrybyirina
    Jewelrybyirina says:

    Thank you so much!
    Going to HD on Monday!!!

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    Dora H says:

    I have also bought wire at a local electrical store…They were even nice and strpped it for me..I goy alot of different gauges in the piece I bought…LOL

    Thank you KM… :)

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    Gramnan says:

    My husband is adding rooms in our attic, and using lots of wire. I use the scraps. When I was in a jewelry store in Italy the cameo artist noticed my earrings and bracelet. Love to use free stuff.

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