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« Reply #30 on: August 01, 2008 11:00:55 PM »

Thank you, Grannystylee.
Hoxierice, that choker you got from Frosty772 is very similar to the two choker's I've made and it looks very elegant yet punkish (and I  l o v e  punkish stuff). I've made mines on nylon but this one seems to me to bi made on wire. Am I right? I suppose it'll keep shape better that way. Frosty, very, very nice work. And the bag... I have a friend who'd love to have it.

« Reply #31 on: August 02, 2008 12:49:00 AM »

Im so glad that you liked the choker!!  Its the second project ive ever completed to I was very very worried about it turning out right.  I swear I spent a week or more trying to find a beaded project I felt comfortable doing (my limited skills that is) with beading.  Im quite pleased with it!!  As far as presentation.  Dont worry about it.  Sometimes I wrap.....Sometimes not like I should.  No biggie!!!  I will try to get a pic of your lovely choker ASAP.

Cayca I have seen some of your necklaces/choker on here!!  Very lovely!!  Its (the one above)is made with Silver Tiger Tail (at least thats what the bead gal told me.... name is not on the roll).  I was a bit worried it was too stiff for the necklace but maybe its meant that way and just my inexperience still LOL.  The bag was made from scraps that I had (and desperately needed to clear out Cheesy)

Thank you everyone!! Im glad you liked it

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« Reply #32 on: August 02, 2008 06:04:25 AM »

I'll check my post office box when I'm at work on Monday and see if mine came in yet. I CANT WAIT!

I love everyone's creations!!!!!!!

Here are grannystylee's swap items I sent.

Her choker:

An extra gift (a clothespin doll made from Alicia Paulson's directions):

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« Reply #33 on: August 02, 2008 07:20:55 AM »

Wow, the gallery's expanding at a rate now! Great work everyone Cheesy
« Reply #34 on: August 02, 2008 02:42:51 PM »

The choker nasty_wench made looks even better in person if you can believe that!  The tear drop beads are faceted.  I love all the shades of green!  It fits perfeclty, funny thing my first attempt at a project used the excat same ribbon but black!   When my hair is down you only see the beaded part.  This is very well made and so cute!  I'm wearing it to work tomorrow.
    The clothes pin doll is adorable!  All packed up pretty and everything, I am very pleased!!
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« Reply #35 on: August 02, 2008 03:32:31 PM »

Thank you thank you thank you Altair!

I LURVE my choker!

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« Reply #36 on: August 02, 2008 03:47:44 PM »

Are those all beads?  Another really creative one!
« Reply #37 on: August 02, 2008 06:45:32 PM »

wow,ladys these are beautiful!!!, every one has put so much work in to there chokers!!! Shocked
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« Reply #38 on: August 02, 2008 08:23:19 PM »

altair, very cool! Reminds me crochet, actually.

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« Reply #39 on: August 02, 2008 08:51:07 PM »

So many beautiful chokers!
I agree Fleur I have seen a similar design with crochet. It's on my to do list (which will never get done!).

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