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« on: May 08, 2009 09:50:50 AM »

I've seen lots of these nestlaces around on Craftster recently and decided I wanted one of my very own.


The 'eggs' are made from some beads I had saved a few years ago from a bracelet that broke. The nest itself is made from two different gauges of silver wire and the pendant is suspended from three strands of black elastic.

I fell in love with these long, sterling silver bugle beads that I found recently and these earrings were the first pieces of jewellery I made using them.


The chain and earring hooks are also made from sterling silver and the smaller, darker silver bugle beads are glass.

I hope you like them! Cheesy
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« Reply #1 on: May 08, 2009 10:13:04 AM »

ooooooo...

I want a nestlace just like that so I can always remember the mama bird and her 3 babies right out in our flower bush.  they are so cute!  and they're robins, so your nestlace looks like a robin's nest!  love it!

and your earrings...to die for!  they look like windchimes...I like windchimes...   Wink
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« Reply #2 on: May 08, 2009 10:24:03 AM »

that is the cutest necklace i have seen in forever.
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« Reply #3 on: May 08, 2009 12:59:07 PM »

Very nice! Aren't they fun to make? I love how there's no such thing as "doing it wrong" or "messing up" when making bird nests! Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: May 09, 2009 07:29:44 PM »

I love these little necklaces. When I buy some wire, I'm going to make my own.
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« Reply #5 on: May 21, 2009 04:44:18 PM »

Very cute. And I think this design appeals to many demographics.
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« Reply #6 on: May 21, 2009 09:07:33 PM »

if you had some smaller beads you could make little nest earrings to match your nestlace.

BTW very cute!!!
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« Reply #7 on: May 22, 2009 10:56:00 AM »

OMG! This is so cute. I definitely have to make one...

**Runs to craft station**

I love it!
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