Monday, 28 February 2011

Lets paint the town floral


I love adding to my jewellery collection, I could do it daily, perhaps hourly if only my bank balance would allow it :) Sadly it does not. Lately I've started to make some more of my own jewellery as a way of trying to possibly counteract the amount of money I spend on buying it but it hasn't really worked. I love making my own things, but I still can't resist buying bits in the shops either. I think I will just have to be written off as a hopeless addict

This was the first flower necklace that I made
I love the colours , its a perfect summery necklace to wear with shorts
in the summer



*Uhhhh...bad photo of me! please excuse me in the picture, I hate having my picture taken but this was the one that showed the necklace the best. Sigh. Just ignore the girl and look at the necklace :)*
I just finished this necklace last week. It took blody AGES to make all the little flowers but
it was worth it in the end. I love the colours in it and it goes quite well with most of my wardrobe so thats a plus :)


I made this one back in the summer :) I love the blue and cream fabric and the little hearts in the middle of the flowers. This one I attached to a silver chain that I wasn't using.







Little accessorise style purse I made back in the summer. I love accessrize purses they are all so pretty and sweet, but I can't justify buying heaps of them as I would no doubt forget to use some. This was kind of like a trial and error type purse, I wasnt sure how it would turn out, but I do actually really like it for a first attempt. Just the right size for putting my bank card, lip gloss and some loose change in for summery evenings in a pub garden :)

I love this headband because I love the colours and the shape to it :)





 I love all the floral headbands that are around at the moment. I would love to wear them but I always feel a bit wierd with headbands in my hair I'm not entirely sure they suit me :|  This is my little sister  modeling it for me. She was really patient bless her as it was absolutley freezing outside and as you can see shes just wearing a t-shirt. Thanks megs :)

Fabric flower bracelet that I made in uni. I don't really wear this I just keep it on my
dressing table to look pretty :)
One of the flower necklaces I made for uni

I would love to have this as a full time job :) I think I would have died and gone to heaven; working with pretty sparkly things for a living :D
love and kisses

x x x x


NB All images and necklaces are copyrighted to me and all images of my uni work are copyright to the university UWIC. So no stealing :) x

22 comments:

  1. Everything looks so elegant :) I especially like the necklaces...

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  2. All of these are so beautiful, you really are talented. I used to always buy high street jewellery, but it would forever break/go green.
    I think homemade is a lot more personal too :)

    The first flower necklace is stunning, definetly something I would wear x

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  3. beautiful necklaces :) and really cute hair clip :)

    Love, Vanilla

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  4. how gorgeous are those necklaces! I cannot believe they're handmade. You, my friend, are extremely gifted.

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  5. thank-you for the comment my lovely,
    i literally just went :O oooh out loud these are so lovely, your amazing! xxxx

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  6. i love your blog! it's so lovely and girly. everything is so beautiful! XX

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  7. Your necklaces are so beautiful I particularly love the top one.(its all the colours.)Your pic is sweet make the most of looking good while you are young take my word on that lol

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  8. you are so pretty!
    its not a bad picture at all.
    love the neckace! :D
    Rosie xo

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  9. What adorable necklaces, how talented you are! The first two are really gorgeous :) But there are just too many nice things in the shops to not buy something every now and then.. x

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  10. You're so talented! You should think about making some and selling them, I'd definitely buy them :) x

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  11. you did a great job on those necklaces. they have a wonderful amount of detail!

    xo,
    carrie

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  12. stunning pieces. I think the second one is my favorite.

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  13. Wow, you've made some lovely pieces! The flower necklace looks amazing on you,

    Rosie x

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  14. hi there darling:) I liiiiiiike! i'mù like in love with those necklaces :o they're gorgeous!We're hosting a giveaway on our blog by the way! Come and take a look and join to win :)
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    Love,
    fashionfabrice.

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  15. wow! beautiful accessories! you're so talented! :) you should def pursue it!

    xx
    heyrocketgirl

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  16. I can't believe how beautiful all of these are! You are amazingly talented and Im sure these would sell so well on eBay or Etsy :)
    xxx

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  17. Wow, you make these pretties yourself? How awesome! I've always wanted to make my own jewelry but I'm really bad at crafting haha :) Yours look amazing! You could sell them as bride jewelry!

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  18. the second one looks really nice, your sooo good at making these kinda things !!! xxx

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  19. So beautiful, everything is absolutely gorgeous. I love your blog header too.

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  20. Thank you all for your lovely comments! I always love to read them but these meant a lot to me :) x x x x

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