Functional Necklace

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Project by clieb91 posted 01-12-2013 03:51 AM 1210 views 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my entry for the Wooden Wear-ables contest. It is what I have started to call a Lanyard Pen as I have a sold a few and my daughter has given one to her teacher for that purpose. They are great to where on a lanyard or necklace as the pen just unscrews from the cap.
This one is made with Holly that I cut and dried myself. You can see that it has some of the grey streaking in it which can be quite common in Holly when it dries. In this case I used it to my advantage and let it help accent the wood.

Thanks for looking and good luck to everyone that is entering the contest.


-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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#1 posted 01-12-2013 04:50 AM

Very cool Chris.

-- Custom furniture

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#2 posted 01-12-2013 05:22 AM

Very classy and elegant

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#3 posted 01-12-2013 05:32 AM

Nice looking.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#4 posted 01-12-2013 06:06 AM

Looking cool and elegant… Chris!

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#5 posted 01-12-2013 01:33 PM

Great idea

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#7 posted 01-30-2013 04:51 PM

A Holly, Jolly, neckace…. Good luck in the contest

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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#8 posted 02-05-2013 07:21 PM

Clever nice design!

Thank you.

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: ... My Small Gallery:"

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#9 posted 02-05-2013 10:53 PM

I really like pieces that combine form and funtions!

-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

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