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21  JEWELRY AND TRINKETS / Beads: Completed Projects / First Ever Project Post! YAAAAAAAAAAAAYYY!!! on: February 01, 2011 03:30:13 AM
Okay, I've been making jewellery on and off for the past 5 or so years, and while many of my creations have been gifted, I still have a heck of a lot of stuff I've made for myself. And I've been thinking about doing this for awhile, so when I decided to make my mom a bracelet as part of her Christmas gift, using a stitch I've never done before, I planned ahead and took pictures:

Originally, I was going to make this silver with blue, but then I thought, "Nah, she has lots of silver stuff. I bet she doesn't have a lot of blue stuff, though."

It's basically a herringbone stitch with a ladder stitch holding the rows together and then a brick stich at the end. The pattern link is saved somewhere on my computer...
*Five minutes later* AHA!

The only difference between her pattern and my mom's bracelet is that I didn't have any size 15.0 beads at the time and just used 11/0 all the way through. And it's gorgeous, and Mom loves it, so it's all good.  Cheesy

And I loved the stitch so much, that I decided to experiment with a ring  Grin

It doesn't photograph that well, but I like it and that's all that matters!  Smiley
22  JEWELRY AND TRINKETS / Trinkets and Jewelry: Completed Projects: General / Re: Black hematite cubes on: February 01, 2011 02:53:33 AM


*Begins to send you oodles of love*

And I should really start throwing my lovelies up on here. It's pretty much due...
23  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Completed Projects / Re: Bookmark for geeks on: January 27, 2011 01:49:55 PM
Man I must be tired- had to look at it twice to understand...
But yes indeed: Awesome!
24  JEWELRY AND TRINKETS / Trinkets and Jewelry: Completed Projects: General / Re: New Steampunk Creations! on: January 27, 2011 01:47:18 PM
superfantastical stuff here! Love the pin!  Cheesy
25  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Completed Projects / Re: Seussical Stitching on: January 17, 2011 07:42:32 AM
Ho. Ly. Crap!!!
You are my Hero! No, seriously... Hero.
26  JEWELRY AND TRINKETS / Trinkets and Jewelry: Completed Projects: General / Re: My first real foray into jewelry making! on: January 05, 2011 01:44:41 PM
Very nice. Simple and classy.
I was going to say "charming" but me 'n' puns don't go together well Tongue
27  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / Re: TENT PICS! it's a dress that's made out of a parachute...that's actually a tent on: January 04, 2011 11:02:20 PM
This is so awesome! Shocked
How did you even come up with the idea??

And lol Calvervtutrp
WOW!!! This is, without a doubt, one of the greatest articles of clothing I have ever seen. In my entire life. No joke. Not only is it a gorgeous dress, but IT. FLIPPING. TURNS. INTO A TENT. This... this is straight-up Transformers clothing right here. If I manage to survive some kind of crazy apocalypse, you bet your ass I will be running around in a magic tent-dress.

I have one word to say to you:

28  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / Re: New dresses on: January 04, 2011 10:47:06 PM
Absolutely LOVE the purple dress! I would buy it in a heartbeat!
29  JEWELRY AND TRINKETS / Trinkets and Jewelry: Completed Projects: General / Re: 12 down, 7,988 to go (picture heavy) on: January 04, 2011 06:49:17 PM
Why don't you try doing a few ear cuffs with AmeliaLune's tutorial? I bet they'd look phenomenal!
Hm... or cuff bracelets, or just making freeform linked bracelets with eyepins/wire and jump rings...
30  JEWELRY AND TRINKETS / Trinkets and Jewelry: Completed Projects: General / Re: Ear cuff madness on: December 18, 2010 09:20:53 AM
Yeah... the are really gorgeous. I may just have to make some now that my hair is short and they'd stand out ridiculously  Tongue
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