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Topic: broken jewelry + black ribbon =moon bracelet, I love it!  (Read 2061 times)
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« on: March 20, 2008 08:46:45 PM »

I started with the tarnished pearly broken flower, added it to the irregular silver/black disk from an odd broken earring.Wired it to some black net ribbon saved from a package,added a piece of black yarn I had to cut off my daughter(she'd tied it around her neck for a necklace!). Found if I tied it in a knot, it'd be almost impossible to undo.Found a silver star tac pin.Voila!
The family goes to the coffee shop once a week so DH and DD can play chess. I bring a bag of assorted craft supplies.So I had to put my hand on the scanner when we got home. Grin
I like this.

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« Reply #1 on: March 20, 2008 09:07:58 PM »

That looks great! I love how the jewelry all matches. Whenever I stick things together they never look right because they have different amounts of tarnish etc.

My favorite part about it is how you only see a scribble shape until you look closely.
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« Reply #2 on: March 20, 2008 09:32:38 PM »

Thanks! I got lucky finding two pieces that wentwell together.It looks a little better in real life-scanners don't make for the best pictures. Grin
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« Reply #3 on: March 21, 2008 06:33:22 AM »

I am in love with this bracelet! If only I had a clue when it comes to jewellery... lol
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« Reply #4 on: March 21, 2008 04:20:19 PM »

That's gorgeous.  The silver, the black ribbon, and the pearls are lovely together.
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« Reply #5 on: March 21, 2008 07:33:19 PM »

Thanks everybody! I keep thinking I'm going to make jewelry with my odd bits and pieces, and sell them. Then anytime I do make something, I end up liking it too much to part with it. And I just bought a ziplock bag of broken jewelry for 3 bucks! It's going to be fun playing with it.
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« Reply #6 on: March 23, 2008 08:33:44 AM »

Thanks everybody! I keep thinking I'm going to make jewelry with my odd bits and pieces, and sell them. Then anytime I do make something, I end up liking it too much to part with it. And I just bought a ziplock bag of broken jewelry for 3 bucks! It's going to be fun playing with it.

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yess, you will sell it to meeeeeee, WHIRRRRRRR  Wink
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« Reply #7 on: March 23, 2008 02:17:34 PM »

Thanks everybody! I keep thinking I'm going to make jewelry with my odd bits and pieces, and sell them. Then anytime I do make something, I end up liking it too much to part with it. And I just bought a ziplock bag of broken jewelry for 3 bucks! It's going to be fun playing with it.

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yess, you will sell it to meeeeeee, WHIRRRRRRR  Wink

Hee,hee,thanks! Great hypnotism skills, but sorry, I love it too much,even if it is a pain to fasten. Must...resist...whirring...
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