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« on: October 31, 2005 05:57:56 PM »

The only thing I hate about Halloween is the fact that every year I have to think of a costume to wear and every year I fail.  This year I decided to be myself (again... although someone did say I looked like Pocahontas   Huh) so I made myself these lovelies to wear:

A long necklace

and a bracelet

I love the beads I used for these.  There are 2 different colours of beads in 2 sizes (10mm in the necklace and 8mm in the bracelet).  I also used black and bright blue chain (the colour of the blue chain is amazing.  It's a lot brighter than it looks in the picture) which I love at the moment.
I got a few compliments which I was very happy about  =)

Also while I'm here I'll post a picture of another necklace I made:

This is one huge necklace!  It goes around my neck 4 times and would manage a 5th time if I put a clasp on it.  It looks great worn around my wrist too  =)

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« Reply #1 on: October 31, 2005 06:25:45 PM »

wow!I love the blue necklace and bracelet.good job Grin
« Reply #2 on: November 01, 2005 03:53:01 AM »

omg i LOVE that blue color!  where did you get those beads from?  Shocked
« Reply #3 on: November 01, 2005 12:09:47 PM »

They are Gutterman (hope I spelled that right) beads.  I got them from Hobbycraft.  I've seen them on a few websites so do a quick search on google and I'm sure you'll find some  =)

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« Reply #4 on: November 02, 2005 08:35:51 PM »

Those are so pretty! I love the beads, too. Does the colorful chain stay colorful, or does it chip?

« Reply #5 on: November 03, 2005 06:32:01 AM »

So far the chain has been good.  I've not been using it long but I haven't noticed any colour loss yet.

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« Reply #6 on: November 05, 2005 02:08:55 AM »

i love the blue one! ive made a few necklaces like that but i have not come across blue chain... it looks great!

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« Reply #7 on: November 06, 2005 07:33:46 AM »

do you have any better pics of the blue/black beacelet and necklace? I LOVE them. where did you get the chain?
« Reply #8 on: November 06, 2005 07:59:46 AM »

Nope, but I'll take some more (providing my camera behaves!).  If by any chance you live in the UK then you'll be able to find it in Hobbycraft (they also have it in pink and purple) or you can find the blue here:  http://jillybeads.co.uk/acatalog/  but other than those places I haven't seen it anywhere else.

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