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Mamaphunk
« on: July 26, 2009 06:12:58 PM »

Ok! So, I'm trying so, so hard to actually use my stash of pretty craft supplies instead of just sitting around and looking at them.

This afternoon I sat down and made these pendants, I really like how they turned out!

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What do you guys think?
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BeachFae
« Reply #1 on: July 26, 2009 06:15:31 PM »

How beautiful! I love the colors, they're very fresh. How did you make them? Looks like plastic and glass?
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Tularosa
« Reply #2 on: July 26, 2009 06:23:37 PM »

I agree! The colors are fabulous. Are they buttons?
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roccstarr75
« Reply #3 on: July 26, 2009 06:32:35 PM »

These are really pretty, but I have to admit, from the thumbnail, it looks like food art.  I thought these were going to be little pies or tarts topped with fruit that had been cut into pretty shapes!
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sheriffkarli
« Reply #4 on: July 26, 2009 06:32:58 PM »

I love everything about them!
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kaybiff
« Reply #5 on: July 26, 2009 06:53:28 PM »

Awesome job! And I totally know what you mean about hoarding unused craft supplies! I have a full box or two (or three) of things that look amazing alone that I have yet to make look amazing with something. It's something I hope to break as excellently as you just did!
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« Reply #6 on: July 26, 2009 06:59:21 PM »

Those are so pretty! And you just sat down and made them in an afternoon? Great work, they look fantastic!
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Mamaphunk
« Reply #7 on: July 26, 2009 07:15:11 PM »

Oh wow! Thanks so much everyone!

They're really easy to make. The back is a BIG button, the flowers are vintage stacking flower beads (I found mine on Ebay and Etsy) and the top part is a button with a loop at the back so it can hide everything.

I string them all together with wire and then glue a bail on the back of the button.

Some of the big buttons are from the St. Louis Garment district from the 1920's, a coworker gave me a big bag of them! Jackpot!  Grin
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« Reply #8 on: July 26, 2009 07:36:45 PM »

WOW! They rock!!!
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« Reply #9 on: July 26, 2009 07:40:25 PM »

They are beautiful.  I especially love the one in the 5th picture. 
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