To celebrate Granny’s birthday, we partied like it was 1999! Well, um, sort of. We went to an all-you-can-eat buffet and ate cake--her request. We’re party animals, I know. I really wanted to give her something special for her birthday, so I ended up making her some jewelry. Not just any jewelry, though. I made her a necklace that was constructed from her mother’s old jewelry:
For Christmas, I made my grandmother (Granny’s daughter) a necklace and earrings from her grandmother’s (my great-great-grandmother and Granny’s mother) jewelry. Sorry, this is sort of confusing—even for me! Here are some pics:
For Christmas, I made Granny a brooch from her mother's jewelry box:
I just love making jewelry, but it is especially enjoyable to make things that are so meaningful. Do you own jewelry or other objects that hold a special meaning?? Tell me about the item(s) and why it is special to you! : )
Peace Out, Crafters!