If you are wondering if I have abandoned the blog, well, that isn’t happening any time soon! But I haven’t been making a lot of origami per se. More of origami jewelry and experimenting with paper – what paper to use for what, size – what size is good for adults/children, design – what design is easy to work on and so on and on. And the result of those experiments are the earrings and [Continued..]
This month has been a busy time for me, getting ready for the event I had posted about yesterday. And here is what I have been working on.. These heart earrings are a favourite of mine. And I have been making quite a number of them. Most of them have a little dangle and are about 5-6 cms in height. My daughter insisted that I make a few smaller ones too – she is very [Continued..]
Did you know that the traditional gift for a first anniversary is paper? Well, with Valentine’s Day so close, I ended up collecting my favourite paper heart earrings, a unique gift for a unique day. I remade a few of my heart earrings for my daughter. The purple ones turned out to be her favourite and the right size for her She even proudly modelled them for a photo for my shop, Paper N Pearlz [Continued..]
Butterfly earrings are not very easy to make, but the earrings that result from them are quite beautiful. Well, what else would you expect from a butterfly? I liked the green earrings that I made. I had included green butterfly beads as well and loved how the whole thing turned out! Another of my earrings that I ended up keeping with me, since I couldn’t bear to part with them!
Today’s earrings is yet another beautiful paper craft, that is, paper weaving. Woven paper is actually a very ancient art and a very common one. I am sure quite a few of us would have done this during school days. It was quite popular when I was a kid. These woven earrings are quite robust because of the repeated folding. And can be made in a variety of sizes. We can even make small bead-like [Continued..]