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Old 01-07-2011, 07:15 AM
Location: Kansas
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I crochet and they are running a lot of necklaces, bracelets and earrings in the pattern books that are made with crochet thread. I have made a couple. Some include beads. Used to wear a lot more jewelry in the old days when I worked in an office but the thread creations are nice because they go so well with everyday around the house wear.
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Old 01-28-2011, 02:56 PM
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I love jewelry a lot.

I wear jewelry with everything (even in my swimsuit I wear a nice pair of small earrings and my ring). But I do coordinate my jewelry to what I wear. If I'm wearing my turquoise and black shirt and my light blue jeans, then I wear my turquoise jewelry.

And the color of my clothes too. Some of my clothes look better with my gold jewelry and others look better with my silver jewelry.
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Old 01-28-2011, 04:41 PM
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I've never been on rings, but I have several chokers I like to wear. I'm a huge fan of bellybutton piercings, though, and I have a collection of over 100 pieces of navel jewelry. I wear one every day; my stomach feels naked without one.
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Old 01-28-2011, 05:00 PM
Location: Middle America
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If it's my taste. Simple, classic, nothing gaudy, rarely gems. Price is immaterial. Uniqueness/handmade factor is a biggie.

Rings are the jewelry I wear most consistently.
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Old 01-28-2011, 08:37 PM
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every body all likes jewelry!!
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Old 01-28-2011, 08:55 PM
Status: "The weather is beautiful:)" (set 9 days ago)
Location: Where the sun likes to shine!!
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I seem to be very picky when it comes to jewelry. I can go into all the jewelry stores in a mall and not even "like" a single thing. My hubby wanted to buy me a special ring...my choice...and no set amount. It took me 2 years to find that ring. I love it but I only wear it when we go out....otherwise I might end up painting or doing some other crazy job with it on.

I have a nice watch but I don't wear watches anymore. I've had my ears pierced numerous times and they have all closed up. I do have one silver necklace that I like.
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Old 01-29-2011, 12:45 AM
Location: norcal
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i have a ton of jewelry. but i dont really wear any of it. i have 9 holes all together in my ears and theres a small stud in every one that i dont take out ever, except on occasion to clean them. i wear a ring on each hand. i feel bad all the jewelry i have because i never wear any of it lol. but im pretty picky too when it comes to jewelry. i have one diamond ring that i wear, but i dont actually care that much for diamonds. the one i have has just a bunch of little chips in it so it sparkles, but it looks antique which is what i liked about it. i pity the man that tries to buy me jewelry in the future lol.
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Old 02-05-2011, 04:54 AM
Location: New Zealand and Australia
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Rings. Earrings. Bracelets. Body piercings. Etc.
Big fan of women who were jewelry, particularly bracelets and body piercings anywhere but not through the nose (looks tackey to me).

As for myself I have have worn rings in the past. Currently wear two necklaces, both with special meaning to me.

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Old 02-09-2011, 04:20 PM
Location: Bay Area
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I like jewelry but only if its diamond jewelry

I have my husband convinced that its better that way, as I only have a few big pieces of each, for example one pair of casual diamond studs, one pair of dressier diamond drop earrings, etc, rather than a thousand items of costume jewelry. Everything I own matches lol!
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Old 02-09-2011, 06:11 PM
Location: Connecticut
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I'm very picky when it comes to my "crowned jewels". I can find the simplest things tacky. Like Betsey Johnson, her stuff is horrible. How can anyone like it?

I do love my Pandora bracelets though.
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