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Topic: Breakfast at Tiffanys - Tassels: my first earrings  (Read 1385 times)
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« on: August 04, 2006 08:35:15 AM »

I made my first pair of earrings as a swap angel for the Pink Swap http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=94074.0

They're similar to those tassels Audrey H. wears in Breakfast at Tiffany's and those sported by some Manga characters.

I decided to add a fabric hoop as a change. A girl asked me to make a similar pair for her so I need feedback on what you think. Good, bad, so so? They're my first so criticisms are more than welcome

My earrings:

Tiffany's (with beads) :

« Last Edit: August 04, 2006 11:14:50 AM by Clarity » THIS ROCKS   Logged

« Reply #1 on: August 04, 2006 09:03:00 AM »

I really like them. I'm always on the look out for different earrings and these look great! I think the fabric hoop makes a nice touch.

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« Reply #2 on: August 04, 2006 11:02:30 AM »

thanks for that, I'll try and make some more in alternate colours

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« Reply #3 on: August 04, 2006 03:32:06 PM »

I love your earrings, are they heavy?
I remember those from the movie, they were actually earplugs, she took them out when she answered the door all tired/hung over. I can't remember what I had for lunch, but I remember this from a movie I saw 15 years or more ago...
Anyway, yours are way cuter, I like how you did the fabric loop.

« Reply #4 on: August 04, 2006 04:11:05 PM »

Thanks for complimenting Smiley

Actually, they're incredibly light and dangle sweetly. They took a while to make but it was worth the effort. I'm going to make a few more and list them on my upcoming etsy. A few people have been encouraging so I'm chuffed with my design. Translation "chuffed" - London speak for quietly pleased Smiley


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