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« on: March 07, 2006 09:57:13 AM »

so i just bought a 5 pounds bag of buttons  Smiley
and i kept most of them for sewing projects

but some of them where so nice that i made jewelry out of them


simple red


one of my favs


the button is some type of seashell looking material... its called nacre in french, i think, but dunno the name in English Undecided


this one is scratched, i may have to keep it for myself!

and that's where i was when i ran out out ring blanks
thanks for looking!

comments are welcome Smiley
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« Reply #1 on: March 07, 2006 10:14:42 AM »

I love them, the flower one is so nice Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: March 07, 2006 03:52:29 PM »

these are awesome!  i love the green one!
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« Reply #3 on: March 07, 2006 10:11:07 PM »

these are super-kool..I like that last one the best.
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« Reply #4 on: March 07, 2006 10:20:04 PM »

those are quite cool. i love the second one and the last one.
great job!
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« Reply #5 on: March 08, 2006 09:22:38 AM »

wow!
thanks so much!

here's some of my latest batch Smiley (i now have more than 30 models! woot!)







and since im out of ring backs i tried something different but I'm not sure if i like it
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« Reply #6 on: March 08, 2006 12:17:11 PM »

what is making up the ring form?
the fifth one (nubby) that was is amazazing
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« Reply #7 on: March 09, 2006 06:19:01 AM »

Thsoe are so cool, i have so many buttons and i never know what to do with them!
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« Reply #8 on: March 09, 2006 06:30:46 AM »

thanks!

the black ring forms are made out of ring shaped beads i salvaged from vintage jewels i got in a thrift store...

they are nice and solid, made out of some sort of natural material like glass or bone, its hard to tell, but they are pinky ring sized and not adjustable...

so I'm going to make most of the rings on silver blank rings that i ordered and am supposed to receive tomorrow

the blue ring form is soft plastic rings i bought in a dollar store, just like the kind i used to wear when i was a kid Smiley
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« Reply #9 on: March 09, 2006 01:43:14 PM »

I LOVE THEM ALL!!!!!!!!!!!! wow those are so cool Grin Grin Grin
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