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remove earing-stud?

How can I remove a stud earring that has been stuck to its butterfly back for5 years +

Fiona R.
August 2012
take it to jeweller he will put it in an ultrasonic bath for a small fee it uses sound waves to clean it and free it and no damage

August 2013
First try rotating it as you try to release it.
It sounds as though it has dug into the pin and made a ridge.
If there is room push it further up the pin to expose the ridge then gently file the ridge down with a nail file

GB in Wales
September 2012


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