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Old 04-10-2013, 07:24 AM
 
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Sorry, but there is no such thing as bad luck, nor good luck. Bring the Shells inside, or put them outside.

I use the term, good luck sometimes, but it is only a term. God determines our destiny, not luck.
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Old 11-25-2013, 07:40 PM
 
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I know this is an old post, but in reply to sunrico's Q as to how large do
the conch shells need to be to use them as a horn...

They can be any size from about 5 inches or larger, but you can blow all day and not make a sound!
The tip of the shell needs to be cut off to leave a hole about the size of a dime.
And believe me, it is not easy to cut them off!
You need to blow the shell as you would blow a trumpet, it takes a little practice.

And if your shell has a slice in it where they removed the creature inside you would need to patch up the hole.
Or just start with a shell without the slice.

I look high and low to find conch shells with the tips cut off, then I decorate them with fishnet and shells.
They are used often at weddings and drum circles.

See mine here: https://www.etsy.com/listing/9357602...op_home_active

Seashell Creations Beach Coastal Tropical Decor by julsofparadise
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