Friday, July 24, 2009

The Very First Piece of Jewelry I Ever Made




I found this picture yesterday. It is me when I was in the 6th grade. I had forgotten about this piece of jewelry. It was my mom's cross and pearls I repurposed them without permission. I think I remember thinking, They are just sitting in that old jewelry box of hers never getting any attention...so I helped myself to her goodies to make my self a goody. Hindsight says how thoughtless I was of my mom. Sorry mom, I would not do that now for anything. It also says that even at the young age of 11 my heart was to create jewelry.

Sadly I did lose it, I don't remember what I did with it, but I do remember wearing it for almost all of 6th grade, every day.

Honestly there had been quite a few clover necklaces and telephone wire rings before this necklace, but this is proof of my early exploits in jewelry design and assembly.

Anyone else make telephone wire rings?

Sweet memories...ahhhhhhh.

4 comments:

SimplyPureSoyCandles said...

Young love right from the start! Hamton I am so glad you followed your heart!! XOXO

PonderandStitch said...

What a sweet pic!! And I TOTALLY made telephone wire jewelry when I was little! :)

Curtis Collectables :) said...

Too bad you don't still have the necklace but the picture is just as good.

sparkled*life said...

Nope no telephone wire rings for me! This picture looks like Micah so much it is crazy!

I love you girl you are amazing!

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