Tuesday, 24 February 2009

And now for something completely different....


These are for the challenge at One Stop Craft to make something Oriental.

Well, I was in town today and in John Lewis I saw some lovely beads which looked quite oriental so I thought 'Why not make some earrings?'.

Of course, never having made any before I had to buy all the findings as well but I had a bit of fun making them and I may even wear them some time, or they'll make a nice gift.


10 comments:

  1. Wow Ali, they are gorgeous and on the first attempt - brilliant
    Beryl x

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  2. They are lovely Ali... I love beads and I know you do, as you always remark when I make/use them!!
    xx

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  3. Ali, These are Beautiful.I can't believe these are the first ones you made. I never would have guessed!!!

    Thank you for visiting my blog and leaving me such a nice complement. I did'nt know if anyone was really interested in seeing that kind of art.
    Hugs Lynn :)

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  4. You could have fooled me... these are amazing!!!

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  5. Gorgeous use of the beads Ali
    Ann x

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  6. Wow these are absolutly beautiful the colours are stunning. Thankyou for taking part in the One Stop Craft Challenge.
    Paula xxxx

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  7. I like the way that you have taken that photo on some oriental backing paper. It truly shows up your intention of oriental.

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  8. Wow Alison these are fabulous. How clever of you to make these so beautifully on your first go. Incredible work. Thanks for joining the One Stop Craft Challenge.
    Sharon xx

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  9. They are lovely ear rings. Great for yourself or a gift.
    Beryl xx

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  10. Hi Ali, great earrings, the colours are gorgeous and so rich. Thanks for joining in with our One Stop Craft Challenge.
    Shelley

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Thanks for taking the time to look at my blog. I do appreciate your comments (usually!)
Ali xx