Instructables: exploring - living - jewelry - silver - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 08:11:42 PDT BLOX v1.01 Golden Snitch Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Golden-Snitch-Ring/
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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 12:30:52 PDT
Beaded Bracelet with Clasp http://www.instructables.com/id/Beaded-Bracelet-with-Clasp/
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Wed, 1 Jan 2014 18:11:12 PST
Wire Wrapped Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Wire-Wrapping-Basics/
Wire Wrapped Pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/1QK3/HPFZQOMA/FOL1QK3HPFZQOMA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/1QK3/HPFZQOMA/FOL1QK3HPFZQOMA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/1QK3/HPFZQOMA/FOL1QK3HPFZQOMA.SMALL.jpg Rhonda Chase Design About five years ago I was making ceramic pendants and looking for special custom settings when I found wire wrapping. Wire wrapped settings require few materials and tools and use no heat or glue. They are so versatile that once you have the basics down you can create a beautiful setting for anythi...
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Fri, 20 Dec 2013 16:44:39 PST
Recycling Old Hoop Earrings http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycling-Old-Hoop-Earrings/
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Thu, 11 Jul 2013 17:01:13 PDT
Mechanical blooming flower ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Mechanical-blooming-flower-ring/
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Mon, 8 Jul 2013 12:23:06 PDT
Faeries Frost Sterling Wire Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Faeries-Frost-Sterling-Wire-Pendant/
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Wed, 26 Jun 2013 13:56:23 PDT
Circle rings http://www.instructables.com/id/Circle-rings/
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Sun, 16 Jun 2013 10:11:23 PDT
DIY Gold, Silver & Copper Pendants! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Gold-Silver-Copper-Pendants/
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Fri, 26 Apr 2013 20:53:38 PDT
A simple Sterling Silver Band Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/A-simple-Sterling-Silver-Band-Ring/
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Fri, 26 Oct 2012 20:41:06 PDT
Waveform Necklace & Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Waveform-Necklace-Bracelet/
Waveform Necklace & Bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/DZVS/H2ULRBT6/FTQDZVSH2ULRBT6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/DZVS/H2ULRBT6/FTQDZVSH2ULRBT6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/DZVS/H2ULRBT6/FTQDZVSH2ULRBT6.SMALL.jpg bzabiz Get an unique necklace or bracelet, by recording your voice! The design of this necklace is generated from any kind of audio sample, its shape represents the audios waveform. Send a love message, record the first words of your child, use the hook of your favourite song - it's up to you. Check my we...
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Thu, 31 May 2012 18:26:11 PDT
Coffee Bean Earrings http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Bean-Earrings/
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Sun, 29 Jan 2012 23:24:35 PST
Silver Heart Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Silver-Heart-Pendant/
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Mon, 25 Apr 2011 15:21:47 PDT
Make a silver ring for 25 cents http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-silver-ring-for-25-cents/
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Mon, 9 Mar 2009 19:39:37 PDT
Hand-made Earrings http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-made-Earrings/
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Wed, 27 Dec 2006 17:28:42 PST
A Simple Wire Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Simple-Wire-Ring/
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Sat, 3 Nov 2007 09:41:25 PDT
How to solder (for Jewelry purposes) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-solder-for-Jewelry-purposes/
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Mon, 31 Dec 2007 13:01:58 PST
Cool Wave Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Cool-Wave-Ring/
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Thu, 20 Dec 2007 09:12:02 PST
Southwestern Style Sterling Silver Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Southwestern-Style-Sterling-Silver-Necklace/
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Thu, 25 Jan 2007 17:43:22 PST