For those of you who aren't familiar with Norse mythology, Mjolnir is the legendary Hammer of Thor. It was a war weapon but also it was invoked symbolically to sanctify home and marriage. I love mythology I wanted my own Mjolnir pendant. Traditionally, it is made to look something like the ones on this page:
They are usually made for men to wear, and didn't really suit my tastes. So I got up my courage and decided to make one. I've never used beads in crafts before, I've never done anything with wire and I've never made jewelry before. What I ended up with is this:
I like the colors, and the idea, but unfortunately it's not very well done. Eh well, I'll keep trying and maybe eventually I'll make a new one.