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« on: August 15, 2005 07:04:05 PM »

so i actually hated the bonbon oiseau necklaces when i first saw them (http://www.bonbonoiseau.com/collection.asp), but theyve been growing on me, so i decided to give making a similar one a try. unfortunately (or fortunately), deep down im still too much of a minimalist to make myself do something like that, so this is as close as i got.



its turquoise on sterling chain. i kind of like it, but asymmetry makes me nervous sometimes so i might lose the teardrop. opinions? advice? should i try to quell the inner opposition and go for one more similar to the originals with all the feathers and pins and all? let me know what you think. thanks!

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« Reply #1 on: August 15, 2005 08:52:37 PM »

thats super cute. keep the teardrop
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« Reply #2 on: August 15, 2005 11:09:20 PM »

Gorgeous.  And the teardrop makes the necklace - definitely keep it.
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« Reply #3 on: August 15, 2005 11:19:25 PM »

Yours is actually much nicer.  Theirs has too much extraneous stuff going on.  All of the drops and doodads make their designs look cheap and cluttered to me.
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« Reply #4 on: August 16, 2005 12:05:09 AM »

it's lovely, and definitely keep the teardrop.
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« Reply #5 on: August 16, 2005 04:36:11 AM »

its so simple but so stunning! i love it. i love turquoise stones.
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« Reply #6 on: August 16, 2005 05:58:04 AM »

I like yours better as well.  I like each part of their necklaces--if there were two necklaces out of all the stuff in one necklace I'd be super happy, but all together it hurts me.
I'd keep the teardrop. It adds just a little bit of anarchy.
Have you worn it out yet? I bet people will notice it.
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« Reply #7 on: August 16, 2005 05:59:49 AM »

Keep the teardrop, it really makes it unique. I love this necklace!
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« Reply #8 on: August 16, 2005 09:54:57 PM »

It's beautiful. Three cheers for asymmetry!

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kare.bear
« Reply #9 on: August 16, 2005 10:03:26 PM »

i love turquoise but yes keep that teardrop its cool how its asymmetrical Wink i love it the ones on that site are PRICEYY good thing you made one!
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