Friday, November 18, 2011

“She’s got a whole shoebox of ‘em….dangly ones.”

(Name that movie! It’s even a holiday one, probably my favorite Christmas movie. )
So I made my necklace hanger a couple years ago, and at the time, I enjoyed it. I noticed lots of faults with it, but didn’t really mind.
But recently I got a wild hair up my butt (pardon the expression, but I do love it) and decided I was tired of it. (The necklace hanger….not the wild hair up my…well, you get the idea.)
It was such an easy fix that I really didn’t see much need to document it; all I did was buy a placemat, which I cut into two pieces (one for the whole background, and one for the strip up top). No sewing involved, just used the already-finished-edge for the edge of the strip at the top. I used duct tape on the back of the picture glass to secure the placemat. (Who cares if I used duct tape on this pretty little thing? You can’t see it…) And then the rings are just clip-rings. I don’t know what else to call them; I found them at Target.
As for the earring-holder, I just cut/taped a placemat (plastic) and some ribbon to suit my tastes. Seriously. That’s all. Just right onto the picture glass.
Ready for photos?
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4 comments:

Abby said...

I. Love. The Necklace Holder!!! I love everything about it!! SO AWESOME.

Marie Photographie said...

That necklace holder is DIVINE! I love every single thing about it and may copy this idea! :)

Rae said...

Go for it, Marie!

Qait said...

I'm practically frothing at the mouth with excitement about opening mine for Christmas!
And that's still not as gross as "wild hair up my butt." But I love that, too. Heh heh heh.