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Duo of Tattered Tears - Handmade. Oxidized, textured sterling silver Earrings

$ 61.00

"Duo of Tattered Tears" - Worn & weathered just like your favorite pair of jeans in a flattering layered oval tear shape.. also available in 2" self-locking hoops & a single tear design in separate listings.

COMPONENTS/PROCESS:
Heavy 16 gauge sterling wire has been cut, filed, annealed, meticulously shaped into tear drop shapes, soldered, forged with my favorite hammer, textured with a different hammer (which I am also quite fond of ;) & then given an oxidized patina layer by layer that I removed by brushing & polishing by hand to bring depth to all the nuances & crevices =) .
Playfully dangle from my handforged sterling silver earwires.

LENGTH:
From top of the earwire to the bottom of tear is just a tiny bit shy of 3 inches.

OTHER:
* These are MADE TO ORDER. Please allow 7-10 business days for orders with standard shipping to ship. Rush shipping options are available.

* All pieces are lovingly fabricated by my two little hands (with help from a few pair of pliers, a couple of my favorite hammers & my handy torch) in my loft studio on my little farm in Oglethorpe County, GA.

* Your jewelry will come appropriately wrapped for gift giving (as a gift to yourself or for someone special!).