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« on: July 27, 2012 04:42:00 PM »

This was a microscope slide pendant that I made recently for the Pendant Swap. 

It is a double-sided pendant made with Japanese washi paper, vintage sheet music, soldered between two sheets of microscope slides, with hand-coiled metal hangers soldered on.





I just liked how the lyrics worked out for a two-sided pendant

Here is a little blurb about it on my blog
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« Reply #1 on: July 27, 2012 04:46:13 PM »

What a cute idea!
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« Reply #2 on: July 27, 2012 06:27:59 PM »

What a cool idea to use microscope slides. Smiley I love it.
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« Reply #3 on: July 27, 2012 11:50:58 PM »

That is such a clever use of microscope slides and a lovely pendant.  Pity it is a bit too sharp for a baby as the sentiment is very apt.
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« Reply #4 on: July 28, 2012 07:31:53 AM »

Very cute - and awesome that you have soldering skills.  Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: July 28, 2012 10:29:14 AM »

Thank you - I fell in love doing this when I made some Santa Christmas ornaments a couple of years ago.  I love the sentiment too, and it would work in resin as well, but I am also not sure if I would want a teething baby to suck on or chew a resin piece!
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« Reply #6 on: July 30, 2012 10:54:04 AM »

I love the design you have done here, just lovely.
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