Since I am still on a short jewelry-making break, I thought it would be fun to show you some Christmas ornaments I made years ago. These were for my first tree in my first house, and many of them were made while I was expecting Michelle, my first child.
I wasn't making jewelry yet, but these ornaments definitely helped set me on a path leading to jewelry design.
I realize it's after Christmas, BUT the reason it's perfect to share on New Year's Day is because I photographed them WHILE PUTTING THEM AWAY. Yes, Christmas got packed up today at my house. Good start for a couple of my top 2012 New Year's resolutions... get organized and don't procrastinate!
Over the years, the kids and I have made lots of different ornaments for our tree. We only hang candy canes and handmade ornaments. It's been a fun rule. These are some that the kids made: