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« on: February 14, 2013 12:54:04 PM »

... at least I thought I wouldn't do anything with a galaxy print or pattern until I started to paint glass cabochons with nailpolish. Suddenly I had that weird idea to try a galaxy design and I couldn't stop after that.
Galaxies everywhere!



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And another nailpolish project: a new choker ^^
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« Reply #1 on: February 14, 2013 01:48:37 PM »

These are absolutely beautiful. Would you mind sharing how you got the galaxy effect? It's okay if you'd rather not. The necklace you posted is also lovely! Hmm....I do have a ton of nail polish! I might have to play with this too, it looks like fun.
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« Reply #2 on: February 14, 2013 02:40:03 PM »

i was going to ask who your supplier for bezels is? they're lovely and set off the cabochons so well.
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« Reply #3 on: February 14, 2013 03:32:20 PM »

My cousin makes these! I love them! Very pretty!! Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: February 14, 2013 03:38:13 PM »

These are really pretty!!!
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« Reply #5 on: February 15, 2013 06:14:09 AM »

They are soooo pretty.. I can not believe the effect is from nail polish
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« Reply #6 on: February 15, 2013 08:22:30 AM »

Love these, what a great effect.  That necklace aint half bad either!
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« Reply #7 on: February 15, 2013 11:15:59 AM »

These turned out quite beautiful. I love the galaxy thing that's happening right now but it's not often it's done well. Your necklaces instantly read as galaxy.
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« Reply #8 on: February 16, 2013 11:26:19 AM »

Thank you =)

These are absolutely beautiful. Would you mind sharing how you got the galaxy effect? It's okay if you'd rather not. The necklace you posted is also lovely! Hmm....I do have a ton of nail polish! I might have to play with this too, it looks like fun.
I've been thinking about writing a tutorial for these, but this might take some time.
I use clear glass cabochons and paint them from the backside, starting with the highlights and finishing with the background, but I guess it's easier to explain with progress pictures.

i was going to ask who your supplier for bezels is? they're lovely and set off the cabochons so well.
I'll PM you in a minute Wink
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« Reply #9 on: February 16, 2013 08:13:53 PM »

Oooh, love them! I like how the metal part has stars to coordinate. Smiley
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« Reply #10 on: February 17, 2013 02:35:42 PM »

Amazing!!!
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« Reply #11 on: February 17, 2013 05:10:39 PM »

These are done so well, very pretty!
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« Reply #12 on: February 19, 2013 06:50:58 AM »

These are very cute! 
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« Reply #13 on: February 19, 2013 01:01:37 PM »

Thank you all =)
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« Reply #14 on: February 20, 2013 09:00:15 AM »

They are absolutely amazing! Very impressive really... Smiley
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« Reply #15 on: February 20, 2013 02:11:09 PM »

Really really cute! Such an interesting effect and nice bezels to show em off! I would be sure interested in a tute Smiley
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« Reply #16 on: February 20, 2013 10:12:42 PM »

The galaxies look amazing! reminds me of Men in Black and Orion's belt.
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« Reply #17 on: February 21, 2013 02:15:36 AM »

The galaxies look amazing! reminds me of Men in Black and Orion's belt.

I was thinking the exact same thing. They look great! I'd love to know who your bezel supplier is as well. It can be so hard to find nice ones, the ones with the stars are so pretty, never even seen that design before.
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« Reply #18 on: February 21, 2013 05:12:42 AM »

They are so lovely! The stars on the bezels are perfect for them!
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« Reply #19 on: February 23, 2013 08:04:42 AM »

The galaxies look amazing! reminds me of Men in Black and Orion's belt.
That's pretty cool, I havent even thought of that Cheesy

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« Reply #20 on: April 01, 2013 12:44:03 PM »

the galaxies are amazing!!  I want them all!!!
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« Reply #21 on: April 01, 2013 01:31:08 PM »

That's really gorgeous.  I can't get over the colors and it really does look like a galaxy in a bead.  Wonderful!
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« Reply #22 on: April 07, 2013 10:23:28 AM »

I love these both the galaxy pendants and the jewelry set are beautiful.  I love them and its hard to believe both effects were created using nail polish.
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« Reply #23 on: April 19, 2013 06:48:42 AM »

I love the effects you can get with nail polish. Your work is stunning!  Wink
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« Reply #24 on: April 21, 2013 02:44:02 PM »

Oh these are beautiful. Absolutely stunning  Cheesy
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« Reply #25 on: April 22, 2013 07:50:13 AM »

Wow, those are amazingly stunning!  Grin
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« Reply #26 on: April 22, 2013 01:37:16 PM »

Beautiful! I love making nail polish jewelry too, but I haven't tried galaxy designs yet (just on my nails). This makes me want to start!
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