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Victorian Lace

About this design:

I found this pattern in a book awhile ago, and finally decided to give it a go..


Bronze wire (18 ga), glass pearls and matte glass ovals

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  1. Elaine aka Belly Chick
    Elaine aka Belly Chick says:

    Very cool…straight to my faves!!! :-D

  2. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    Sue, these earrings are fabulous! I love your wirework! :D

  3. MoonBell
    MoonBell says:

    Fantastic! Into the faves.

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    Cotopaxi Chickie Sue says:

    Thanks Elaine! Thank you Lynn! And thanks to you, MoonBell! They are lightweight and airy, and have a nice swing to them! :D

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    Dizzy Chick Lori Z says:

    Sue, these are great!!! I especially like the graceful curves at the bottom! I’m sure they’re gorgeous on!

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    Cotopaxi Chickie Sue says:

    Hi Lori! Long time no talk to! So glad you like these! I didn’t get that email off to you yet….bet you were looking! ;-)

  7. Violet
    Violet says:

    Great earrings, Sue, I love them !!!!!
    Did you patina your bronze, or did it come that way?

  8. FaeryGoth Chick
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    Cotopaxi Chickie Sue says:

    Thanks, Violet! :D Actually, this is bronze color over copper core wire – for some reason, it is harder to work with, cuz it nicks so easily – but the color is so rich!

    Thank you much, Sarah! Your comments are always appreciated! :D

  10. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    Sue, these are fabulous! :D

  11. Violet
    Violet says:

    Thanks for the info, Sue… I bought some bronze wire, but it is shinny…. very pretty and I like it, but I also wanted to have a patina look also and was wondering if I could give it that antique look…. any ideas?

  12. Dragons Chicky
    Dragons Chicky says:

    Oh Sue, Fab earrings for sure! The colors are perfect!

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    Deb D Grammy Chick says:

    Wow, Sue, awesome earrings! I love the look of the bronze wire, and your work is wonderful! :D

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    Cotopaxi Chickie Sue says:

    Thank you, Chickies! :D

    Violet, have you tried patina-ing the wire with LOS?

  15. Eeka Mouse
    Eeka Mouse says:

    very cool!

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