A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Did you know you can view all images posted by a member? Learn how here!
Total Members: 315,699
Currently Running With Scissors:
555 Guests and 26 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: More jewelry covered mirrors-pic heavy!  (Read 2062 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
bookstorebabe
Offline Offline

Posts: 3216
Joined: 11-Oct-2006

Girl Genius! Kaja&Phil Foglio


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« on: August 22, 2013 01:17:38 PM »

I picked up three matching mirrors from Goodwill for three dollars each. These had a very narrow space to fill in with shinies,so it was...interesting to work on! Odd earrings, small pins, rhinestones, loose beads, random shinies. Glued down with good old E600. It needed a little clear sealer, so I carefully brushed on some Ailene's Jewelry Pendant Gel, which was perfect. They can hang vertically or horizontally. Which reminds me-next time affix picture hangers to the back *before* I start work. These are for a December art fair.
Group shot-

Detail shots-




Yay  Goodwill and scrounging junk jewelry from my family!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

"If you're going to go for tech that doesn't exist,think Willy Wonka,not Hoover!" Firefairy
<a href="http://StudioLTD@etsy.com.>StudioLTD"</a>| Couponcode 'halfoff'HipsterHive Only12/31/15
<a href=https://www.etsy.com/shop/HipsterHive?ref=shop_sugg>HipsterHive</a>|
http://www.pinterest.com/studi
alwaysinmyroom
Craftalongs Moderator
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Make All Things, especially from stash
Offline Offline

Posts: 33589
Joined: 12-Feb-2006

Make all the Things!


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #1 on: August 23, 2013 07:23:52 AM »

I love your jewelry-encrusted projects!  You have turned something practical into something lovely to look at and study! Grin 
THIS ROCKS   Logged

bookstorebabe
Offline Offline

Posts: 3216
Joined: 11-Oct-2006

Girl Genius! Kaja&Phil Foglio


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #2 on: August 23, 2013 08:30:59 AM »

Thanks, Always!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

"If you're going to go for tech that doesn't exist,think Willy Wonka,not Hoover!" Firefairy
<a href="http://StudioLTD@etsy.com.>StudioLTD"</a>| Couponcode 'halfoff'HipsterHive Only12/31/15
<a href=https://www.etsy.com/shop/HipsterHive?ref=shop_sugg>HipsterHive</a>|
http://www.pinterest.com/studi
lovesclutter
Offline Offline

Posts: 6401
Joined: 30-Jan-2009

msassive stroke March 18 not right in the head.:(


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #3 on: August 23, 2013 01:47:18 PM »

Where's that dang like button?Huh Love this.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

I have a split personality, because you guys crack me up.  AND The best day I ever had was TODAY!
bookstorebabe
Offline Offline

Posts: 3216
Joined: 11-Oct-2006

Girl Genius! Kaja&Phil Foglio


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #4 on: August 23, 2013 02:04:06 PM »

*grins* Thanks, lovesclutter!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

"If you're going to go for tech that doesn't exist,think Willy Wonka,not Hoover!" Firefairy
<a href="http://StudioLTD@etsy.com.>StudioLTD"</a>| Couponcode 'halfoff'HipsterHive Only12/31/15
<a href=https://www.etsy.com/shop/HipsterHive?ref=shop_sugg>HipsterHive</a>|
http://www.pinterest.com/studi
2leftfeet
« Reply #5 on: August 24, 2013 12:57:08 AM »

Love this so much. I'm usually a minimalist, but now I really want a jewel-encrusted vanity!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
bookstorebabe
Offline Offline

Posts: 3216
Joined: 11-Oct-2006

Girl Genius! Kaja&Phil Foglio


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #6 on: August 24, 2013 05:04:37 AM »

Thanks! I had a lot of fun putting together the one I gave my sister last Christmas, so decided I would make more! Plus, I've got an art fair thing coming up in December, so that gave me the push I needed. I've got a few from the Dollar Tree that I'm working on, too.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

"If you're going to go for tech that doesn't exist,think Willy Wonka,not Hoover!" Firefairy
<a href="http://StudioLTD@etsy.com.>StudioLTD"</a>| Couponcode 'halfoff'HipsterHive Only12/31/15
<a href=https://www.etsy.com/shop/HipsterHive?ref=shop_sugg>HipsterHive</a>|
http://www.pinterest.com/studi
SenatorOrgana
« Reply #7 on: August 25, 2013 01:14:39 PM »

These are beautiful! What a great idea. I think I might try something similar - it would be a nice way to pay homage to jewelry I no longer wear, or single earrings with missing matches!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



How-To Videos
Watch This HuffPost Editor Transform Into Kylie Jenner
DIY Avocado Facial Mask
Wedding Day Lips That Will Last All Day with Molly Sims
Tips for Adding Natural Oils to Your Skincare Routine
Christian Louboutin Debuts Out of This World Lipstick Line
Latest Blog Articles
Meatless Monday: Bean Burgers
@Home This Weekend: Vermicomposting
It's a bad week to be a seal...

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2016, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.