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« on: June 06, 2014 12:27:19 PM »

I had the idea to make jewellery out of yarn, but for a while I couldn't get my head around how to do it, and get the results I was after.  One day, it all clicked, and here's the results.  Beads, silk wire, thread and a couple finding. They are pretty stunning, if I do say so myself. Wink

 









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« Reply #1 on: June 06, 2014 01:11:18 PM »

Beautiful! I can't even pick a favourite! I love the combination of the fibre and the beads. Clever and stunning!

I hit this rocks!!  Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: June 06, 2014 01:13:08 PM »

Yep! Love 'um!

I didn't get how you did it until I saw the first necklace (which happens to be my fave of the bunch). Then I had an ah-ha moment (although I still might not get it 100%...). You're genius!
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« Reply #3 on: June 06, 2014 01:41:02 PM »

Oh wow!  These are all gorgeous!  What a great idea.. I need some fun yarn and fiber to try this out myself.
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« Reply #4 on: June 06, 2014 02:38:09 PM »

So pretty! It is hard to pick a favorite.
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« Reply #5 on: June 06, 2014 08:37:37 PM »

Thanks everyone!
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« Reply #6 on: June 06, 2014 09:15:17 PM »

Pretty.
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« Reply #7 on: June 08, 2014 12:32:22 PM »

The usually soft yarn juxtaposed with the hardness of the rocks is really cool. The thread on the gold yarn/red rock one is really pretty. Did you happen to spin these? These really look spun.
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« Reply #8 on: June 10, 2014 10:43:34 AM »

I invented a trick to get them to look like this, and it did involve spinning Smiley
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« Reply #9 on: June 12, 2014 04:08:44 PM »

These are gorgeous! They look so earthy.
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