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« on: October 03, 2009 09:47:56 PM »

Hello!  I'm a new member, so if I'm doing this wrong, just poke me and I'll fix it. Smiley  I also hope that this idea hasn't been posted ad nauseum (sorry, if it has!)

Anyway, last January, my extended family took a trip to the beach and I collected seashells while I was there.  Inspiration struck while I was looking through them a few days ago and I came up with seashell angel ornaments.  Not only are they darling (in my not-so-humble opinion!) but they're a lasting reminder of a fabulous vacation with family!

 

 





So, outside opinions?  Do they look like angels or is it so late I no longer have accurate perception?  Smiley
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« Reply #1 on: October 07, 2009 07:22:24 AM »

Those are adorable Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: October 08, 2009 02:50:08 PM »

ommg I LOVE these!!!! What a cute idea!!!! Kiss
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« Reply #3 on: October 08, 2009 05:05:26 PM »

Thank you so much!  They were really easy to do, too (though I advise against burning yourself with hot glue.  It did nothing to add to the angels! Wink )
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« Reply #4 on: October 08, 2009 11:29:48 PM »

Those are precious, did you put anything along the edge of the big shells or were they just naturally lined like that?
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« Reply #5 on: October 09, 2009 04:42:37 PM »

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Those are precious, did you put anything along the edge of the big shells or were they just naturally lined like that?

I went around the edges with a gold paint pen since when they were glued together, the "body" sort of blended into the "wings".  Also, I like how it coordinates with the halo and the ribbon!

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