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    When you think about it, putting holes in your flesh seems like a slightly bizarre thing to do. I just think it's strange that it appears to be more unusual if a girl does not have her ears pierced than if she does.

    Just a thought that came into my head...

    Extra Question: Do any guys on TSR have any piercings?
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    It's jewellery innit. Just another way of 'enhancing' ones image. Piercings can be nice.

    Do any guys on TSR have any piercings?
    The gay ones
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    I've got a labret. Toyed with the idea of getting my bridge done but never followed through with that (workplace discrimination would prevent me from getting a job). I'll probably have my nape done before the year's out.
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    There aren't enough holes on our body.
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    Adornment and religion. For me (Indian Hindu) Mundan is performed to ward off evil, it is a ceremony for babies but as it is so standard people just do it because it's tradition and looks nice.
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    (Original post by Vixen47)
    There aren't enough holes on our body.
    :indiff:
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    I think the real issue is that RI think they can charge me £17.99 for a SINGLE earring. :unimpressed:
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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dnAYgNnA5A0
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    (Original post by Maharaniii)
    :indiff:
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    (Original post by Dani California)
    I think the real issue is that RI think they can charge me £17.99 for a SINGLE earring. :unimpressed:
    When I got my ears pierced a second time from Claire's (quite a few years back now) it was like "Ear piercing is free...but earrings cost £24". In all fairness though those earrings are still in great condition to this day despite the fact that I've worn them to death.

    Cheers!
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    (Original post by iammeyouareyou)
    When I got my ears pierced a second time from Claire's (quite a few years back now) it was like "Ear piercing is free...but earrings cost £24". In all fairness though those earrings are still in great condition to this day despite the fact that I've worn them to death.


    Cheers!
    But the ones from River a island are feather pieces of tat. They last two months and...why do I buy this crap?
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    (Original post by Dani California)
    But the ones from River a island are feather pieces of tat. They last two months and...why do I buy this crap?
    Ohh lol, I was wondering what RI was. Yeah they do overprice their jewellery. I tend to wait until the sale.
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    (Original post by Maharaniii)
    Adornment and religion. For me (Indian Hindu) Mundan is performed to ward off evil, it is a ceremony for babies but as it is so standard people just do it because it's tradition and looks nice.
    This is really interesting. I never knew it was a religious ceremony.
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    (Original post by iammeyouareyou)
    Ohh lol, I was wondering what RI was. Yeah they do overprice their jewellery. I tend to wait until the sale.
    I have to, I'm a poor student.
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    I dunno, my mother got it done on me when I was a babby, not like I had a choice :laugh:
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    (Original post by iammeyouareyou)
    This is really interesting. I never knew it was a religious ceremony.
    cutting hair is part of it as well for several reasons, from beauty to religion to health.
 
 
 
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