We suggested she try vintage copper (or brass) because it's been patinated. Our theory being that the patina might provide a barrier.
Nancy chose a wonderful color combination of turquoise with vintage copper window and cathedral beads for her earrings. But she stuck with silver for the ear wires.
The matching bracelet she created also included a pretty clasp.
Beader Designs #: 660-661
Before You Go :
- What to Do about Copper Jewelry Turning Skin Green
- 3 Tutorials on How to Make Scrolled Wire Connections (with copper)
- Stamped Copper Heart Earring Tutorial with a Twist!
For more tutorials check out my Jewelry Making Tips
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