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Project by MrsN posted 1474 days ago 1829 views 3 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

After seeing YorkshireStewart’s project Patchwork Flash Drive I was inspired to try a similar project. I have a few more design ideas and I love the way they turned out. I cut several pieces into waves or stripes, then glued them up to be a flat piece again then. Then I cut those pieces to fit together in fun ways. simpler to do then explain, and easier then the result looks.
The third picture is a set of earrings from the extra pieces that had been glued up for the first two necklaces. Maple, cherry and Narra, I think.
I am not sure of the woods in the fourth picture, but it looks cool together.
The last picture is a set of earrings that I made with a variety of woods.

-- ----- www.KNWoodworking.com ----- --





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Hacksaw007

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#1 posted 1474 days ago

Outstanding! Very orginal and using small pieces of wood like this makes it so that the varoius results are endless. Thanks for sharing! Where do you get your metal parts if I may ask?

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MrsN

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#2 posted 1474 days ago

Most of the time I get the metal pieces from a craft store, michales or joann. The pieces that connect the necklace to a chain are called bails.

-- ----- www.KNWoodworking.com ----- --

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Bearpie

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#3 posted 1474 days ago

I wouldn’t be caught wearing them but my wife definitely would! I will say that they are beautiful.

Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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TJ65

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#4 posted 1473 days ago

They’re great,
I have been meaning to do something similar with all those small pieces I have kept from scrolling. Too busy with other things at the moment- I am sure they can wait a little longer :-)

-- Theresa, https://sites.google.com/site/tmj65treasure/

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Eagle1

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#5 posted 1473 days ago

Those are very cool. After seeing some of the jewelry pieces here, wants me to try some..

-- Tim, Missouri ....Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what the heck happened

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Dennisgrosen

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#6 posted 1473 days ago

niiice work
I realy like the first one , donĀ“t know why but I do

Dennis

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christopheralan

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#7 posted 1473 days ago

Cool!

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gurnie

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#8 posted 1429 days ago

<3 love it. Good luck this weekend!

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