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Laura McCabe -Eiffel Tower Bracelet










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  1. Wow, Das ist ein super schikes Armband. Ich habe schon mal den Ring von Ihr gefädelt. Respekt!!! Hast du auch Aikos benutzt?
    LG
    Birgit

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    1. Thank you Birgit, this bracelet is really amazing, I love it! I had no Aikos, only miyuki delicas 11/0 and toho 15/0

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