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9 November 2007

Tatted Christmas Tree Earrings

I made these earrings yesterday. Well, I made one and a half pairs as that darn thing - time - ran away from me yet again!!!

The first pair are white and silver and have red beads. Why am I telling you that when you can see for yourselves? Duh!!!

The second pair (when the other one arrives!) is/will be black with a silver filament running through. I would love to know anybody/everybody's opinions on these as I am thinking of putting some in my Etsy shop and/or on Ebay. I shall make some more in traditional green but want to try something different. Maybe even bright pink next?????!!!!!!!!!!

I have to finish these off as you can tell by the lack of findings and the 'tails' running from the bottom bead!

10 comments:

  1. Hi Jane,
    Some people will want the traditional colour, but some will like the funky colours especially if they are into colour co-ordination with their outfit! Well, tat's my opinion anyway!
    Linda S

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  2. Hi Jane,
    I agree with Linda. I would go for the green... if I could wear earrings! Any plans for Christmas stick pins?
    Diane

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  3. Oh they are both fabulous! Yes, put them in your shop. They are too cool!

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  4. They're just perfectly wonderful, Jane. I really like the white an red ones. But, hey! Doing them in various colors would take a lot of us back to our childhoods and all those trees flocked in shocking colors or even aluminum trees lit by a color wheel. Do it!

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  5. I really like the silver & red ones! Very nice!

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  6. There are people who do not like anything other than the traditional green trees. There are those who adore everything but. There are a few who like to color coordinate. I'd say post 'em. You're bound to be found by someone who likes them.

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  7. I agree with all of the above, especially the part about going back to our childhoods. So many bright lights in every color. I also like the red and white ones very much. Go for it!

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  8. Hey Jane,
    This is cute!!! :)

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  9. Okay, Jane. Where's the pattern? Is there one, really, or did you make it up.

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  10. The pattern was originally published in a magazine in the UK about fifteen to twenty years ago. I've 'modernised' it several times over the years. If you want a copy then email me privately and I'll send it to you!!!
    JaneEb

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