vintage pearls

December 15th, 2009 in member junk     
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Vintage Pearl Garland

Vintage Pearl Garland


I didn't like the fake pearl garlands I found.  I had piles of old pearl necklaces from yard sales that I'd saved.  I knew I'd figure out how to use them some day.  I strung them on light weight wire, all mismatched in sizes, types and colors.  I find it more interesting this way.  There are 2 of them that probably total 14 feet.


Pattern or design used: My own design - Creekside Rummager
posted in: member junk, repurposing

Comments (11)

shabbychick writes: This is such a simple, elegant display. I love pearls, and also ironstone. What a great idea to just string up the random beads...!

Kathy Posted: 10:19 am on December 23rd
PaintingIsMyPassion writes: I too collect white ironstone pitchers and love your idea of using the pearls as a garland. Posted: 11:26 pm on December 18th
rachelrivniker writes: wow, it is so elegant and beautiful arrangment. I loved the colours and I also very much liked the pitchers. Posted: 12:44 pm on December 17th
suewhitney writes: How pretty is this? I love the simple elegance of your pearls and pitches. Nicely done!

Happy Holidays,
Sue Posted: 6:35 am on December 17th
Prior writes: Wow, that prob took some time, I'm sure they have a wonderful luster to them. Great pitchers, too. Lezlee Posted: 12:38 am on December 17th
junkermidge writes: The pearls look great with the white pitchers! Good job!
Midge Posted: 9:29 pm on December 16th
oldnews writes: Very elegant! It looks great! Marie Posted: 8:46 pm on December 16th
MakinItHappen writes: I love old pitchers and I love white on white. Great combo!!! Posted: 10:50 am on December 16th
monakent writes: Love the pearls along with your pitchers. Simply beautiful. gailmarie Posted: 9:27 am on December 16th
SnowmanHill writes: Simple and fun, great pitchers, and the pearls add elegance to your display.

dana Posted: 8:01 am on December 16th
grannijo writes: good idea...nice display!...sharon Posted: 6:18 am on December 16th
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