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Topic: old necklace and earrings + fabric scraps = statement necklace  (Read 1455 times)
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« on: May 27, 2010 12:20:34 PM »

let me just preface this with the fact that I forgot to post this a few weeks back and was prompted to post it when I saw this amazingness by miss ireen.

Mine is not nearly as awesome, but I'm proud of it nonetheless.

I have a wedding coming up and I bought a really nice dress and wanted a statement necklace to go with it.  I didn't want to drop the insane amount of money that Anthropologie is asking for its necklaces and I was inspired by local artist Bean and the Sprout.

I started with a really ghastly necklace, a pair of earrings I no longer wear, a lone earring and a bunch of fabric scraps.

I ended up with this:


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« Reply #1 on: May 27, 2010 12:42:12 PM »

I've seen these popping up all over the place and I love them. Yours turned out gorgeous!
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« Reply #2 on: May 28, 2010 08:25:17 PM »

This is lovely!  Would be great for the bride to wear as well, depending on her style of dress and so forth Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: June 03, 2010 08:40:21 PM »

Beautiful! I'm inspired to try to make one myself!
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