Showing posts from February 9, 2014

Announcing the Winner of the Handmade Charmed Heart Pendant and Earrings Set

It is the day, February 15, 2014, to announce the winner of the gift I created especially for a special reader of my blog. For the occasion, I fashioned an eclectic style jewelry set which I named a Charmed Heart. To read a description of the elements included in the set, you can go to this link  in my blog. This is a photo of the set:  This is me attempting to show approximately where the large pendant hangs on the chest from the chain I made to the length of about 28 inches. Now for the big announcement of the winner. Congratulations to a sweet reader named Wendi who happens to be the tenth(10th) person to leave a comment on the Grow Your Blog Party introduction post I wrote for the party!  This was the only stipulation I made in order to win the gift.  As I said in my previous post about the set, I am an amateur when it comes to jewelry making, but it was fun preparing it for a blog frien

A Charmed Heart Pendant and Earrings for a Blogging Friend

The Grow Your Blog party at 2 Bags Full has been great and I am still having so much fun. I have visited so many new(at least to me), interesting and exciting blogs. I have had the privilege of meeting and becoming a follower of the posts of many new blogging friends through the party. There are still a lot that I have not yet had a chance to visit, but I intend to check out every one, as time permits. When I wrote my introductory post, I advised that I would be giving away a gift to one of the readers of that post. At the time I composed the post, I was not yet sure what I would be giving away but was certain that I was going to make something different, especially for the occasion. Through the years, I have experimented with jewelry making from time to time. I am not a professional jewelry maker, and I certainly do not claim to be one, but that fact never has deterred me from attempting to do anything. I do like the fact that when I create something it is uniquely different and,