Recently I’ve been spending a lot of time looking at crochet jewellery. I had the idea together with my friend Stephanie, who is a jewellery making expert to combine our talents and make items to sell and split the profits.
So far our big success has been with making Owly Charms and keychains:
Pinterest has been a fabulous source of inspiration, so I want to share my top five pins that we hope to be able to use for inspiration to design something in very much our own style.
This one has already inspired us, here’s an example of what we have done:
I just love this necklace. The colours are gorgeous and it makes me feel sunny.
The biggest challenge we are faced with in getting these projects off the ground is time. We are both very busy with work and study and children and husbands that finding five minutes to sit together and work has been just about impossible. We must work harder on finding the time, we have so many ideas and are chomping at the bit to get on with it!
What do you think of crochet jewellery? Would you wear it? Do you have any inspiration of your own you’d like to share with me?