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Halloween & Bingo pins, Snowflake Mitten earrings & dangles

Aug 13, 2012
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Halloween Kids pins and earrings (bottom row) -- original design (all), worked in 90 Degree Off-Loom Stitch (90DO-L --sjm Nov 1997) using size 13 seed beads.  In order:  Ghost Kid, Pumpkin Kid (later ver. at left and earlier ver. at right), and Skeleton Kid (far right, complete set of pin with trick-or-treat 'bag'  and skull earrings); between 'Kids' -- a green mitten with jack-o-lantern, trick-or-treat 'bag' (earlier ver.), and a jack-o-lantern on black earring.  (other Halloween Kids not shown) --sjm

Bingo pins (two styles) (upper left) -- original design (all), worked in 90 Degree Off-Loom Stitch ( 90DO-L --sjm Nov 1997) using size 13 seed beads.  Top pin is a later version and lower two are earlier versions -- only difference is the 'BINGO' letters with background.  All three have initial tags at bottom left -- each pin (total of 10) has the intended's initials; tag inspired by Levis jeans back left pocket tag.  Later version was a replacement for a lost original (9 total pins with 9 individual initials) -- her lucky Bingo pin.

Snowflake Mitten earrings (center) -- element (mitten, modified) from a counted cross-stitch pattern (book in storage),  worked in 90 Degree Off-Loom Stitch (90DO-L --sjm Nov 1997) using size 11 and 13 seed beads.  Single Mitten earrings (5 sets) -- multi-blue, multi-green, multi-pink, blue, black with white, silver, dark gold snowflakes and cuff and accents.  Double Mitten earrings (1 set) -- two blue mittens with white snowflake and yellow accents on a black cord per earring.

Snowflake Mitten dangles (right) -- element (mitten, modified) from a counted cross-stitch pattern (book in storage),  worked in 90 Degree Off-Loom Stitch ( 90DO-L --sjm Nov 1997) using size 11  seed beads.  Mittens on a string (2 sets) -- purple with silver snowflake and gold accents & green with silver snowflake and gold accents, both on black strings.

(all made prior to 2006, --sjm)


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