Sunday, August 10, 2014

Whimsical Eyeglass Chains and Cheetah Print Goodies

Whimsical Custom Eyeglass Chains
One of my customers is a children's book illustrator. She requested a couple of fun asymmetrical eyeglass chains.
I was up for the challenge! With her overall preference of black, these are the 2 I created. Her current favorite pair of readers are red, hence the touch of color.
I love the look of the black with lots of metal. Very cool!

Cheetah Print Goodies
My niece recently celebrated the big 8. For a few years now she has had a serious love of anything cheetah print. So off to Etsy again I went for shopping!

This fun cheetah card is from Loving Expressions.
 How fun are these ears? They are from Fashion 4 Divas.
These headbands are for adults and children but can also be worn around the wrist! They are from Polka Dot Pineapple Boutique. 
Someday I would like to be proficient in resin. Until then I will enjoy others' creations! This necklace is from Le Petit Panda.
This pencil case could be used for so many things! It is from Isabella Bowtique.
My favorite is this cheetah print sock monkey! It is super adorable!!! From Girl Ice Climber.
Thank you for stopping by. Remember to shop handmade the next time you are seeking out gifts. :)  Have a great week. ~Val






19 comments:

  1. such cute things for your niece. love the eyeglass chains you made - and really like your new profile photo! so cute!

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  2. The eyeglass chains turned out wonderful, Val. I especially like the first one. It's just so cheerful.

    You found some really wonderful goodies for your niece. I am sure she is going to be thrilled.

    Happy Sunday to you!

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  3. Such fun finds! I remember both my girls going through their cheetah phase ... they could just not get enough of it! Love those lanyards - so fun with the stars and flowers!

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  4. The sock monkey!! So cute :) My niece loves anything pink, purple and sparkly :)
    Your eyeglass chains turned out fabulous. I really love those little star beads and the floral ones which I haven't seen before!

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  5. Gorgeous chains! Like the flowers and stars parts. Great!
    Lovely finds at Etsy!

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  6. Wonderful necklaces and I love these ears, perfect :))) xx

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  7. Great eyeglass chains. The black and silver is such a classic combo...perfect for any outfit.
    Your niece made out great for her birthday...such great finds! Love the Minnie ears and sock monkey!

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  8. I bet your niece loved all those gifts!

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  9. They eyeglass chains are beautiful! I like the mixture of the stars with black. Gives it a fun and whimsical look.

    What fun items too! That is a sock monkey like I've never seen! Those headbands are awesome! I could definitely see myself wearing one of those.

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  11. that sock monkey is too much!!! love it. and I like the chain with the red and flowers also....very nice.
    Debbi
    -YankeeBurrow

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  12. I like the cheetah pattern. It is very pretty especially with pink trim.

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  13. Love those two designs. The bottom is my favorite of them both.
    I like all the cheetah print finds. The mouse ears take the cake!

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  15. Those eyeglass chains are very cool! Love them!
    You rock on the things you find from Etsy!! Love all the gifts you bought for your niece ;o)
    Big Hugs ;o)

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  16. Loving both eyeglass lanyards and the pencil pouch. Too cute!

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Thank you for stopping by! I love reading visitor comments! ~Val