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Topic: Crystal, Uranium, Broken Mirrors, 80s Plastic, Leather and MORE (lots-o-pics)  (Read 4641 times)
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Ophelia.Ophelia
« on: October 28, 2009 11:10:21 PM »

Hi guys!  So I've been busy this week, and have made a bunch of new creations I'd love to share. 

Quartz and spent bullet casing on brass ball chain...



Broken mirror on ivory and navy leather - Tornado!


"Vaseline Glass" or Uranium beads - Vaseline Sunrise
(Uranium glows under black light)



Hemp wrapped wire dream catcher with various stones, gems, brass, shell, and a coyote fang on this cool brass chain I found at the hardware store.


This one was a little different for me.  I'm not used to making things that are so...girly? delicate? This.  But I find the results pretty adorable, surprisingly. 
Brass and faux pastel pink pearl, and a little puffy heart. Smiley


Annnnd 5 of those awesome old school 80s bell clip charm necklaces combined into some sort of madness.




Thanks for letting me share, and I'd love to know what you think. 
Specifically of the flower/pearl/heart necklace, since it's not something I'm used to...

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« Reply #1 on: October 28, 2009 11:16:34 PM »

i really like the glowy necklace! I would totally wear that! Tongue
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« Reply #2 on: October 28, 2009 11:29:14 PM »

I adore the one with the pearls that is off centre,


and Hooooooly crap at all those 80's toys! So many! I wanna know if they make noise when you walk. Smiley
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ambersteele
« Reply #3 on: October 28, 2009 11:40:07 PM »

I'm not usually one much for super girly things either, nor am I a fan of gold, but I still really like that necklace a lot!!  I think it's the asymmetry that makes it work so well- very cool!  (Nice job on your other creations too- I love how different from one another they all are)
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« Reply #4 on: October 28, 2009 11:46:10 PM »

First I want to thank you! I've had one of those little bell clips and my mom (who gave it to me randomly X)) and I have been trying to figure out why someone would want a two-tone pink girl scout with a wobbly head and a bell on a plastic clip. It was the 80's! Makes sense now.

Though I'm not one for bullet jewelry, the one you made is really clever. The glow one is awesome!
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Rico121
« Reply #5 on: October 29, 2009 04:47:28 AM »

There cool, so unique and different. Beautifully refreshing.
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« Reply #6 on: October 29, 2009 05:19:55 AM »

I remember having one of those necklaces and collecting all those charms. I think my favorite was a pink and green rollerskate.
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« Reply #7 on: October 29, 2009 03:40:35 PM »

That Uranium necklace kind of concerns me  Undecided
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« Reply #8 on: October 30, 2009 01:49:08 AM »

Uranium? Really? Is that safe? It's pretty, but it sounds a bit worrisome. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Uranium

I really like the bullet jewelry, that's very nice. Smiley
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« Reply #9 on: October 30, 2009 08:27:56 AM »

i could die over the plastic necklace. just die for it.

also i work selling leathers and vinyls and i never want to throw away samples, but neither do i know what to do with them... now im very inspired!

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