A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Craftster is for freely sharing how to make things! Don't post pics of things you sell in hopes of getting some sales or we'll have to bust out the LIMBO stick on you! Wink
Total Members: 308,115
Currently Running With Scissors:
361 Guests and 4 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: I spent most of yesterday making stuff...  (Read 1546 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
False_desire
Offline Offline

Posts: 369
Joined: 23-May-2006

A one woman jewellery workshop...


View Profile
« on: July 14, 2008 07:23:17 AM »

These are some photos of some of the stuff I made yesterday. My photos aren't the best but you get the idea... If only I could take decent photos *sigh*. everything looks much better in real life, I promise Wink.

This is my sisters favourite necklace I made yesterday, it's really nice on but these roses never photograph well for me:



The next one is a locket I made using vintage components (same photo problem). I'm thinking of making these for a couple of my friends who have their birthdays coming up in August:





As I'm onto lockets now I may as well put the rest of the lockets next. The first one is made using a vintage locket & rose cab, actually, most of the lockets are made using vintage parts... I like the way the bottom two are very simple.







Next are examples of me going crazy with flowers, I can never seem to make something in one colour, so I made these in four. The first one is a bit zoomed out so you can see the whole area, the others have the dangly bits too but I the pictures are close ups. The white and gold one looks so pretty in real life, I think it's very pure.









This is a similar necklace but with a swooping swallow this time:



And finally the simplist one of them all, I call this the ocean necklace. It's like the teal one I made the other day, the beads are an amazing colour, especially when the light hits them.

THIS ROCKS   Logged

laurenlouise
Offline Offline

Posts: 58
Joined: 25-Jan-2008

I knit, therefore I am


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #1 on: July 14, 2008 09:14:58 AM »

They are gorgeous! I love roses and I love lockets, very inspirational x
THIS ROCKS   Logged
RachelKristin
rude crude & tattooed
Offline Offline

Posts: 3628
Joined: 18-Feb-2007


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #2 on: July 14, 2008 10:56:59 AM »

absolutely beautiful collection...i adore the vintage lockets & sparrows...actually all of them are gorgeous. wonderful job!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
craftydebs
Offline Offline

Posts: 787
Joined: 25-Jan-2008

Just too busy being fabulous!


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #3 on: July 14, 2008 05:13:05 PM »

Very pretty indeed!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

May you be in heaven for thirty minutes before the devil even knows you are dead.- Old Irish Toast

http://wists.com/craftydebs
loca4crafts
« Reply #4 on: July 14, 2008 09:02:47 PM »

These are great.  I especially like the first necklace with the rose and the bird.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

structuredchaos
« Reply #5 on: July 16, 2008 07:08:13 AM »

These are gorgeous, I'm in love withthe white and gold.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

False_desire
Offline Offline

Posts: 369
Joined: 23-May-2006

A one woman jewellery workshop...


View Profile
« Reply #6 on: July 17, 2008 09:28:56 AM »

Thanks everyone Smiley, I'm not usually a big fan of gold jewellery but the white and gold did work really well together, it looks very pure. That said I think the rose locket is probably my favourite, I wish I could photograph them better Sad.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

rednekchik
« Reply #7 on: July 18, 2008 04:00:01 PM »

very beautiful necklaces!!!! where did u find the swallows?
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Betty B. Cake
« Reply #8 on: July 20, 2008 08:47:53 PM »

I really love the swooping swallow! I would pay top $$ for a necklace like that.
Simply beautiful...
THIS ROCKS   Logged

When life gives you Lemons...Squirt them in the eyes of your emenies!
skuldintape
Offline Offline

Posts: 236
Joined: 28-Mar-2008

Cats and chemistry


View Profile
« Reply #9 on: July 21, 2008 08:44:31 AM »

Wow, they're all really elegant. I love all the charms, especially the black roses.
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



Latest Blog Articles
February 22, 2017 Featured Projects
Tute Tuesday: Ballet Flats
Practically Perfect Paisley

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2017, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.