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Serenthia
« on: December 19, 2011 01:22:42 PM »

Hi there! Just thought I'd like to show you what I made yesterday. I recieved some house keys in a supply swap a while ago and it wasnt until yesterday I came across these beautiful little things http://mysalvagedtreasures.blogspot.com/2011/03/visions-of-spring-repurposed-jewelry.html
that I thought I might give it a go too! They were super duper fun to make, I made them all in one afternoon because I was having so much fun I couldn't stop!
So here are my keys that I made into pendants or hanging ornaments, made from broken jewelery, buttons and gems Smiley










I think this one is my favourite Smiley
Thanks for looking Smiley
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« Reply #1 on: December 19, 2011 01:27:26 PM »

What a great idea, lovely work  Grin
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« Reply #2 on: December 19, 2011 01:30:31 PM »

Great way to recycle mysterious keys...they are quite lovely...love the last one in particular...they all look very medieval to me!
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« Reply #3 on: December 19, 2011 01:41:16 PM »

  Shocked Oh pretty and there are lots of keys floating about my place that are in need of this. Thanks for posting this is very great and hate to say that I wouldn't have thought of doing it myself. Embarrassed

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« Reply #4 on: December 19, 2011 01:44:40 PM »

Great work. I love them! What a great use for those keys.
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« Reply #5 on: December 19, 2011 02:04:51 PM »

Thank you!! Absolutely go and try it! So much fun.. I just need to find some more keys now! Haha!  Grin
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« Reply #6 on: December 19, 2011 03:32:17 PM »

I have sooooo many mystery keys around my house!!! Can't wait to do this!
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« Reply #7 on: December 19, 2011 04:39:22 PM »

Pinned they are so fabulous!  Beautiful job!
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« Reply #8 on: December 19, 2011 07:12:41 PM »

Great way to recycle mysterious keys...they are quite lovely...love the last one in particular...they all look very medieval to me!

Yes actually now that I think of it, they do kind of look like maces or hammers dont they! Especially the last one. Haha Smiley
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« Reply #9 on: December 20, 2011 01:23:00 PM »

Those are gorgeous!  I've often felt frustrated at not knowing what to do with lonely non-vintage keys... this is a real inspiration.  Not to mention yet another fine example of how *everything* looks better when it's blinged up   Grin

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