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« on: May 14, 2008 10:29:24 PM »

I made this for a swap, and I couldn't just let it go without giving it it's own topic.

I've never done anything like this before, so it took me hours -and that was just me staring at the fabric piles and beads trying to make them make sense in my head.  Smiley  Anyway, I love the result. It's a combination of fabric remnants, fabric glue, some handsewing, beads, buttons and other random bits.









I just realized that these pictures were taken before I put the other end of the closure on. I searched everywhere for some black elastic rope before realizing I could just cut a hair tie in half.  Hopefully I will make more of these at some point, and hopefully the next ones will take less time.
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« Reply #1 on: May 14, 2008 10:34:20 PM »

Wow. It looks like it took you forever, but was well worth it in the end! Fantastic job
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« Reply #2 on: May 14, 2008 10:40:40 PM »

That's really striking!  No wonder you're excited and proud.
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« Reply #3 on: May 15, 2008 01:17:41 AM »

Absolutely gorgeous.
At a watch face and it would be ideal. Pretty and functional.
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« Reply #4 on: May 15, 2008 03:57:00 AM »

I love the mixed media aspect of it. Nice colors also
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« Reply #5 on: May 15, 2008 04:03:50 AM »

oooh I love this.  Good work making sense of all your piles of fabric and beads... wonderful.  Smiley
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This is really beautiful! Good job Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: May 15, 2008 08:01:04 AM »

Totally awesome!! I'm jealous of the reciever D: It looks like it took you FOREVER!
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