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Project by prill369 posted 2004 days ago 1477 views 2 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Well I hate to see even the smallest of scraps get waisted so I thought it would be cool to use the scraps in a way that I could wear my woodwork with me.

Most of them have a 1/4” hole drilled through width wise for a leather cord necklace that I made.

First pic the second pendant has an inlaid scull and crossbones, and the third is scrap left over from my first box project.

Secont pic the fisrt pendant is my first attempt at woodburning, lol its a very hard skill. The third is reversible to show oak instead of the maple.

Third pic some crosses, one is for mother.

The one in the forth pic was a present for my cousin.

Woods: maple, walnut, cherry, cedar, oak and hickory

-- Prill369





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Dusty56

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#1 posted 2004 days ago

I utilized some small scraps for keychains and necklaces quite a few years ago as well , but I never got any pix of them : ( It was fun and I didn’t have the guilt feelings that come from throwing the little ones away : ) You’ve done a great job with yours !

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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isetegija

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#2 posted 2004 days ago

Nice pendants , very well done.
What finish did You use ?

-- Not my woodworking http://woodworkessence.com/

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scrappy

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#3 posted 2004 days ago

Very nice. I too have made some pendants and even a couple of pair of earings, and a money clip. Just have not gotten pics of them yet. Earings are still waiting for the hangers to be attached. Great use for scraps!

-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

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BarryW

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#4 posted 2004 days ago

excellent color and contrast…I don’t always think of wood as jewelry…but why not!

-- /\/\/\ BarryW /\/\/\ Stay so busy you don't have time to die.

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aldente

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#5 posted 2004 days ago

great idea, I’ve got three daughters who’d love these sort of things. It also beats burning the scraps.

-- Rodd, Texas grandpa

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CharlieM1958

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#6 posted 2004 days ago

These are really cool!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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motthunter

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#7 posted 2004 days ago

how cool.. interesting work

-- making sawdust....

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Grant Davis

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#8 posted 2004 days ago

That is a great idea, my girlfriend likes one off jewelry so I think I might have to surprise her with a few of these. I particularly like the triangle shaped piece with the three different types of wood. Thanks for posting.

-- Grant...."GO BUCKEYES"

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