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Topic: My First Jewelry! Vintage-y Shrinky Dink and Beads  (Read 1662 times)
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« on: November 12, 2007 03:49:32 PM »

Here goes my first attempt to post pictures...

First, a fun shrinky dink with a couple of beads.. I haven't really mastered how to make a true circle on the other end of the eyepin yet. But I like it anyway!


Another fun shrinky dink necklace:


And last, a pair of wire and bead wrapped hoop earrings:

Thanks for looking!
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digitallasagna
« Reply #1 on: November 12, 2007 03:50:32 PM »

Those are fantastic. I love the second one Smiley
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lacilemon
« Reply #2 on: November 12, 2007 03:51:52 PM »

AWESOME. Where did you get the image tiles?
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« Reply #3 on: November 13, 2007 03:29:56 AM »

I like these - have you seen my bracelets? Great minds think alike! Great job Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: November 13, 2007 06:23:25 AM »


Thanks Guys!

AWESOME. Where did you get the image tiles?
I just did a Google Image search for vintage advertisements, and then edited the pictures to get rid of the words/brand names/etc., and printed them out on shrinky dink paper! The best old ads I found were for Jantzen bathing suits.
I like these - have you seen my bracelets? Great minds think alike! Great job Cheesy
I just checked out your bracelets, they're great! Who'da thunk you could make such great stuff with shrinky dinks!
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« Reply #5 on: November 15, 2007 04:30:48 AM »

It certainly is the best invention ever and have to thank Craftster as I didn;t know about it till I joined!!
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breeba
« Reply #6 on: November 15, 2007 09:28:02 PM »

those shrinky dink pendants are great!
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« Reply #7 on: July 26, 2014 09:20:47 PM »

you did a great job!!
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« Reply #8 on: July 28, 2014 09:17:42 AM »

Very cool...especially loving the shrinky image necklaces!
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