Earrings Galore

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Project by dustynewt posted 1103 days ago 1872 views 19 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I can’t bring myself to toss interesting cut-offs away. I have found a way to use them up. EARRINGS! Wooden jewelry is HOT right now. These wooden gems are fun to make and lightweight and comfortable to wear.

The above photos are in Paduak, Manzanita, Gaboon Ebony, Olive, Bloodwood and Zebrawood.

Thanks for looking!

-- Peace in Wood ~

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Grant Davis

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#1 posted 1103 days ago

Very cool, my GF loves different earings and things like this. I may have to surprise her with some.

-- Grant...."GO BUCKEYES"

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#2 posted 1103 days ago

these are awesome!

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#3 posted 1103 days ago

Very nice. Where do you purchase the hook for the ear ring?

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

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Dale J Struhar Sr

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#4 posted 1103 days ago

Pretty neat!

-- Dale, Ohio

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#5 posted 1103 days ago

Dusty, They look great. Love working on things like this, because my wife gets involved with them as well and works on the finishing.

Larry, You can buy findings for them at most craft supply stores or online.


-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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#6 posted 1103 days ago

Dusty, Wow they look awesome, simple but elegant. Beautiful work.

-- Monty Q, Columbia, South Carolina.

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#7 posted 1103 days ago

Thanks, everyone, for your input. I got the sterling hooks at Michael’s, a chain of craft supply houses here in Central Florida. Then, as I started selling them I got a quantity deal on Ebay.

-- Peace in Wood ~

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#8 posted 898 days ago

What do you use to cut the pieces so tiny?

-- Andrew - Albany. NY

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#9 posted 898 days ago

I use a 12” Craftsman bandsaw with a 1/8” blade, and sand to 600 grit by hand. Then three coats of lacquer and caranuba wax

-- Peace in Wood ~

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