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« on: October 21, 2012 09:42:11 AM »

Having recently found a ton of colored jump rings on clearance at my local Michael's, it seemed like a good time to try a few chainmaille weaves that I haven't tried before.  I'm pretty pleased with the way everything turned out, but unfortunately I'm out of rainbow jump rings!  ><  Here are my creations:

Japanese weave style pendant.  Quick and easy, but I like the way it turned out.

Rainbow "wave" necklace.  This was the last piece I made, mostly to use up the remaining colored jump rings but I think it may be my favorite of the group.

Rainbow celtic flowers bracelet.  I <3 Helm!

Rainbow pathway bracelet.  This one took for-ev-er.

Rainbow dangle earrings with crystals.  These were supposed to be something else, and ended up as an unholy combo of Euro 4 in 1 (the knots) and Japanese 2 in 2 (the connectors).  Still, I'm pretty happy with the way they turned out.

Colorful Beadmaille earrings.  Simple but cute!

Thanks so much for looking!

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« Reply #1 on: October 21, 2012 11:34:10 AM »

These are very nice.  Must have taken an incredible amount of patience.
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« Reply #2 on: October 21, 2012 01:31:51 PM »

my fave is also the rainbow wave...but they are all fantastic!

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« Reply #3 on: October 25, 2012 01:38:17 PM »

These are all fantastic, my favourite is the rainbow wave too.

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« Reply #4 on: October 27, 2012 10:37:57 AM »

This stuff astounds me! I find jump rings incredibly hard to deal with! congrats at mastering the art so well!

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« Reply #5 on: October 30, 2012 05:39:23 AM »

Wow! I love their colors! they are very adorable!  Smiley

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« Reply #6 on: October 30, 2012 07:54:24 AM »

those are all lovely! i really like the rainbow wave necklace and rainbow flowers bracelet.

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« Reply #7 on: October 31, 2012 05:43:20 AM »

Really like the rainbow wave necklace and rainbow earrings. Very pretty.

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