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« on: July 24, 2012 06:30:21 AM »

Between the talk of the summer Olympics, and all the BBC shows I watch, I've been longing for a trip to London.  Since that's not in the cards at the moment, I decided to turn that longing into a craft project.  This is my latest charm bracelet, which I've affectionately named my "London Calling" bracelet.



The charms are a mix of Tibetan silver, pewter, and enamel and include a crown, postcard, 3 enamel Union Jacks, an enamel double decker bus, a teacup & kettle, royal mail stamp, Underground sign, suitcase, pewter bus, red phone booth and a rose.


The beads are a mix of Czech glass, crystal, and jade beads in shades of blue, white and red.




And as part of the Harry Potter Craftalong, I'm submitting my bracelet as a "Portkey", which requires photos taken on a field trip away from your home.  Hence my bracelet on the paper crane sculpture on the WKU campus.  Enjoy!




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« Reply #1 on: July 24, 2012 06:35:40 AM »

Love love love! This is really fantastic and would be perfect for *my* trip to London in a couple of months...  Roll Eyes

I'm a huge BBC fan, too - TV and radio. Yay!
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« Reply #2 on: July 24, 2012 07:21:38 AM »

I'm so jealous Killiam!!!
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« Reply #3 on: July 24, 2012 07:29:39 AM »

gorgeous bracelet!  How awesome that you made it a portkey!  Very clever.....
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« Reply #4 on: July 24, 2012 09:18:47 AM »

Fantastic bracelet. I love the charms.
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« Reply #5 on: August 02, 2012 03:29:07 PM »

That is so cool.

Started an OTT Olympics Swap if interested:

http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=412291.0
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« Reply #6 on: August 03, 2012 08:25:48 AM »

I really love the colour in this one Jennie, another masterpiece.
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« Reply #7 on: August 03, 2012 09:46:14 AM »

Thanks SiFi!
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« Reply #8 on: August 04, 2012 03:04:40 PM »

awesome bracelet  Smiley
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« Reply #9 on: August 06, 2012 08:24:54 PM »

Oh, wow, I love this bracelet. All those charms, the color scheme... It's charming!
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