InspirationFX: Green Turtle Earrings

Green Turtle Earrings by: Dwyn Tomlinson These “turtleback” stone mounts are light and airy and pretty in their own right. They take any 12 mm stone or cabochon or – yes – even a bead. I dropped in a pair of 12 mm coin beads. I pushed the 4 prongs into place (using flat nose pliers) to hold the bead – thinking that I would probably have to glue it in – but lo – the prongs are holding the beads fine! I’ve even dropped them a couple of times, and no issues. But a little dot of glue wouldn’t …