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Stone Nugget Bangles


About this design:

Once upon a time, there was a little oddball Chrysoprase nugget. He didn't fit in with the other stones on the strand - he looked a bit milky, and they did not...

Now he's the star of his own bangle bracelet!

I later made some variants, with Red Jasper or Turquoise nuggets, as shown in the other pictures.

Components:

Chrysoprase nugget and rounds, sterling silver, 6/0 seedbeads (ivory & matte dark chocolate), memory wire.

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  1. Mahala93 RockChick
    Mahala93 RockChick says:

    Nice design!

  2. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    Great piece! Fab story!

  3. MoonBell
    MoonBell says:

    Beautiful, love the colors. How do you get the gemstones to not crack on memory wire?

  4. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    Long live the Chrysoprase which did not fit !

    Lovely design!

  5. amkcreations aka Amanda
    amkcreations aka Amanda says:

    Very cute bracelet. Love the chocolate accents.

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    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    Nice design!

  7. Eeka Mouse
    Eeka Mouse says:

    Thanks for the compliments! I’ve not had any problem wit stones cracking on mw – but I have not tried to force any big ones on…

  8. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    You’ve made the lonely little nugget a STAR on its own bangle. Love it! :D

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