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Cabochon jewellery with a twist

Did not know we could use cabochon in this way too!!
Red Coral Earrings Sterling Silver

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Cabochon – what are these?

Cabochons are flat back resin pieces or components ,which are widely used in jewelry making.
Usual designs of cabochon are flowers, classic Victorian style or vintage style picture of a queen, angel etc.

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In jewelry making,a cabochon setting is usually required as it can’t be used by its own.  Usually it is pasted into the setting or a filigree connector.

As I said these are the most usual methods.  Gold petal accessories in zibbet.com ,has used the same cabochons to make unique hair clips, magnets, ear studs etc. …

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This is what I call ‘ thinking out of the box’.

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