Saturday, 7 May 2011

Some Jewellery

Here's another couple of projects that have kept me busy these last few days.

First up my skully bracelet.
The main bracelet is waxed cord. Twisted into a thicker cord with a chain twisted in with it.

To this was attached some of my skull charms and bits from halloween last year. Then stamping onto shrink plastic with the flowers from Smeared Ink's "Bo Peep", coloured with promarkers, and attached with more chain.

I now have to make a necklace - a request after this was seen.

Next up is a bracelet and matching earring for soon-to-be DIL. Her 21st on Monday.
Again using a set from Smeared Ink . This time the original Li'l Grumpies. The small set lends itself so well to this kinda thing.

The reason there's only one earring? She only needs the one. She has a small hoop in the other ear.

Multi coloured this time. Various beads, pearls and findings from stash.

I am entering the skull bracelet into the challenge over at
Haunted Design House - #87 - Freakers Free For All


  1. These are freakin brilliant. No wonder you have had a request to make some more they are fab x

  2. Hi Helen. How wonderful. You are into making jewellery now. Fantastic.
    You are such a talented person, its so nice to see you doing well. Happy crafting.
    With love, Sandra xxx

  3. Awesome bracelets and earring! Thanks for the inspiration-getting my Shrinky Dink oven out right now.
    Thanks for joining us this week at HDH.

  4. These are both FAB Helen, I've been wanting to try my hand at some jewellery recently but it won't be up to this standard. Thanks so much for playing along at HDH this week :D

  5. Hi Helen, these bracelets are so cute. I love the set with the matching earrings. The little creatures are so cute.

  6. Ooo I LOVE the little grumpies bracelet set. It is TOO cute! I have to look up these characters now...I may want some! LOL beautiful work Helen!

  7. Second one is much better then other. It is full of color, like life with us as m point of view.

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