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Thursday, August 26, 2010

TREASURE PROJECT 3: The Metal Buckles

Happy Thursday morning, everyone!!!  I hope everyone's doing well and awaiting a creative and fun fast approaching weekend!

Of course, I'm back with another project from my treasure find, this is number 3 in this series.  I don't know exactly what these are called so I'm going to refer to them as metal buckles:



This project took a bit of thought because I had several ideas but I decided on this project.   I think you will all like it; I love it!  Of course, I couldn't wait for it to dry completely or get it cleaned up before letting you see it, I'll do that later, so you might not want to do any close-ups!

First I gathered together a few materials:
 

These items are:  epoxy resin, small gold roses, a string of beads, and white buttons with gold trimmings(which are also from my treasure find), and this is what it became:


I slid my favorite Akoya pearl necklace through the back and viola!!!



Ummmm, I think I might do a pair of matching earrings and a pin!  Well..., I really hope you like it as much as I do!

I'll be back later using another of this button and resin for another project, so I'll see you then!

12 comments:

Jean said...

This is so pretty!! I think matching earrings would be great.

*BJ* said...

It's very pretty. You did such a great job. I'd love to see the earings when you do them.

BeeBeebabs said...

Absolutely beautiful Andrey - you said you hope we like it as much as you do well Audrey - I like it more than you do. If you make the matching earrings you can mail them to me lol; just kidding.

Dawn said...

Oh this is just stunning and who would guess it is out of "treasures" ?
I love that you are re-purposing such interesting things. Love it!!!

Sheila aka SassyLady said...

Beautiful... look at you with all this glam you found you have me wondering what is in my sewing box! TFS

flowerdisco said...

Audrey...you are the most imaginative and creative person I ever met.
Come on, move close to me my dear. I will take good care of you, lol. I need some of what you have rubbed on me :)

Ladybug said...

Absolutely stunning!!! You rock, Audrey!!! :-)

Sandy from Ukiah said...

That is JUST beautiful... WOW, I am always so impressed when I come to your blog, absolutely GORGEOUS. Earrings would be beautiful with it. hugs

Cokie Pop Paper Boutique said...

What a beautiful project. You are so talented.

Audrey Frelx said...

Thank you!

Rose said...

WOW girl your amazing!! this is beautiful and very clever of you :)

QueenPam said...

Wow is all I can say. The finished product definitely needs a pair of matching earrings!!