Horse Jewelry
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Keeping and Caring for Horses > Horse Talk

Horse Jewelry

This is a discussion on Horse Jewelry within the Horse Talk forums, part of the Keeping and Caring for Horses category
  • Crimping tubes in horse jewelry
  • Equestrian jewelry forums

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    03-19-2008, 08:38 PM
  #1
Showing
Horse Jewelry

I saw something similar to these at the horse expo. I figured I had enough beading stuff to make them myself. I got really bored today and made these.I tried to match their colors with the pads and tack we use. Don't look to hard, I did brush the horses today but its really muddy and they rolled again What do you think? I thought they would be pretty for parades and such.
Sassafras

Vida -Hard to believe I just brushed her about 3 hours ago :roll:
     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    03-19-2008, 08:42 PM
  #2
Green Broke
Thats cute!! Lol ya horses seem to roll after you groom them :P how did you get it to stay in the mane?? Im thinking about making on with some bells.
     
    03-19-2008, 08:46 PM
  #3
Showing
I want one with bells too and I have a whole bag of them someplace I bought some of those alligator or butterfly hair clips If you know what I'm talking about... the ones that you pinch to open and close. I got the really little ones and drilled a tiny hole in them with a dremel tool. I looked all over for something to use and that seemed the easiest and cheapest. I left a loop at the end of Vidas for a bell when I find them.
     
    03-19-2008, 09:20 PM
  #4
Green Broke
Thanks ill definitely. Look into that there cute!
     
    03-20-2008, 01:05 AM
  #5
Started
That is soo cool!!! I wish that I got the chance to go to the expo but I was buisy at the wesley!! Hope to go next time!!!, my daughter and I are some what in to beading so this will be fun to try out on abby
     
    03-20-2008, 02:34 PM
  #6
Showing
Thats amazing! I love it. Was it hard to put together? I would love to do that to my horses.
     
    03-20-2008, 06:05 PM
  #7
Showing
They are really easy to make. Took me about 10-15 min. Each and I have a hard time seeing close up I just used 20lb. Test fishing line for the string, and some beads I already had. You will need to have some beading supplies if you don't already. I bought the little hair clips for $1 something for 15 of them. You will need the beads, crimp tubes and split rings if you use the fishing line since its hard to tie knots in it and have it stay tied. If you use something else to string the beads on I'm sure you could just tie a knot.
If you don't want to go to the trouble of making them yourself I saw some on a web site. Rhythmbeads.com I just didn't see any that knocked my socks off and thought it would be fun to make my own.

Heres the top

And the bottom I left a split ring to add a bell to this one.
     
    03-20-2008, 06:32 PM
  #8
Showing
Aw they are so cute. I gotta make/get Lexi some!!
     
    03-20-2008, 07:19 PM
  #9
Showing
Fabulous! Thank you for posting these. I'll give it a go and post some photos
     

Quick Reply
Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

Already have a Horse Forum account?
Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

New to the Horse Forum?
Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


Old Thread Warning
This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

Thread Tools



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:28 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0