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Chilan
« on: February 05, 2012 04:51:01 PM »

Whoo!  My first challenge!



My goal was to create something with a more fashion-y feel out of something cheap Smiley  I made all of the magazine beads.  Both the dangling wooden beads at the end as well as the big wooden round beads at the top were found at the thrift store.  I had to buy the seed beads, though!

Here are the separate layers:


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And on me!

Oh hey, this was my first time using the timer on the camera.  No more mirror photos, thank you very much!

Please let me know what you think!

Oh yeah, I was inspired by this post:
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=308040.0
Thanks for reminding me of how much fun DIY paper beads are!


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« Reply #1 on: February 05, 2012 05:00:35 PM »

OMFreakingG, that is so pretty, and I am pretty sure this is a winner. This has so much impact. So I'm gonna pin it as soon as I get the button on this machine.
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« Reply #2 on: February 05, 2012 06:14:46 PM »

I'm not usually a big fan of paper beads, but this really turned out stunning!  Lovely job!
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« Reply #3 on: February 06, 2012 11:18:56 PM »

 Very nice work, and an inspiration to make some beads!
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« Reply #4 on: February 07, 2012 04:39:02 PM »

Quite the fashion statement! 
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« Reply #5 on: February 09, 2012 12:02:05 PM »

Very elegant!
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« Reply #6 on: February 09, 2012 05:44:43 PM »

This. Is. Amazing. 
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« Reply #7 on: February 09, 2012 05:47:17 PM »

It's amazing. Keep up the good work.
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« Reply #8 on: February 10, 2012 05:15:50 PM »

that's beautiful! amazing job!
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« Reply #9 on: February 11, 2012 10:24:28 PM »

awwwww that is very cool
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