Made the goinks in the band to see if that was a way to shorten the band a bit.
Too many wraps, though: now the decorative goinks are hidden.
My version of a heart ring design I found online, with a couple of variations.
I didn't like the wires crossing through the heart, so I started my wraps on either side of the heart without doing the cross. This means my heart is somewhat adjustable -- not to mention, if I use finer wire it will too easily come apart. I think this is about 12 or 14 gauge wire (it's from the 7-strand copper wire you can buy at the hardware store off a huge spool).
It just occurred to me that there may even be a way to combine the rose with the heart... back to the drawing board.