I have often been asked if I make lockets, and while I have made a couple in the past, more recently I haven't.
So I had a good think about what sort of lockets I wanted to make and this is the end result!
This Blackbird Locket is quite small, the heart shape measure approx 26mm x 20mm. It is made in fine silver and the bird is enamelled (black obviously :) ). The stones are lab garnets and are 2mm in diameter, and then there is a little 24k gold decoration just to finish it all off.
I was quite chuffed with this when I finished it yesterday! :D
The back has a sunburst design and my little Joy logo.
The front swings open and is held closed by a little magnetic clasp. Inside are a few more 'hidden' garnets.
I'll be making some more little lockets very soon, so watch this space!
I'll also be teaching this project in the future.