Thursday, 2 May 2013

Kallista Necklace

I have had requests to make some of my necklace patterns available.  I had actually been thinking about it for a while so I debated with myself some more and decided that yes, I would.  The shape of this particular one reminded me of a lyre or an amphora so, inspired by the greek idea, I called it Kallista.

Here are my testers.  This is a pattern I came up with last year and I have two versions of it for sale in my shop. The pattern was only written in brief note form for myself so I had to work it a few times more and write the pattern out in more detail.  I also added a diagram.




I nearly called it something else though... because when my daughter looked at it, she said it looked like two little birds on a nest...

See what she means?  I think that's sweet.



Do you like the name?
Or should I have called it "Little Birds"?

Here is the black version of it that's currently available in my shop.

Best wishes,
Frivole

10 comments:

  1. Beautiful necklace design!! :)
    Your daughter has a great eye!! I see those adorable little birds she saw!! :)

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  2. So pretty! Love the image of les deux oiseaux!
    Fox : )

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  3. Now that you've said it, it's definitely les deluxe oiseaux. Spell check won't let me fix the French which came out as deluxe! The designis wonderful!

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  4. Wonderful! Really looks like little birds. You have good ideas

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  5. Lovely design, two birds, brilliant necklace
    Margaret

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  6. That is a very nice design. Good for you. I like the french for the little birds.

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  7. Lovely! I think I'm going to have to learn French... you come up with such wonderful names!

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  8. I need to learn French too! How do you say "bluebirds" in French? Love your pattern :)

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