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  • Harmony on Strings
    Harmony on Strings on “Tiger Eye”:
    “I love copper and you really are the master.…” read »

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    Harmony on Strings on “Gifted”:
    “Very,very nice.…” read »

  • G Layne AKA Gail
    G Layne AKA Gail on “I took a Class”:
    “Wow! I agree with Donna, this piece looks very complicated but you certainly did fantastic with…” read »

  • G Layne AKA Gail
    G Layne AKA Gail on “Gifted”:
    “Oooooo! Wonderful tribal design!! Love the African clay beads and the wood spacers really set them…” read »

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    S Katoll on “Gifted”:
    “I've never seen such interesting wooden beads, and you've really highlighted them here. The African clay…” read »

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    kye on “Fall?”:
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    “It's a wonderful piece, and the wireweaving is amazing! I'm sure it represents a great…” read »

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    “A really pretty piece. Great colors, great components, what can I say? When you're good, you're…” read »

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    Poms Forever aka Donna on “Here Comes The Sun”:
    “LOL LOVE, LOVE Your pictures, your necklace, and I want Your caterpillar friend for my next…” read »

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    Poms Forever aka Donna on “Fall Tones”:
    “Mahala, Your pictures are just so perfect. They highlight your necklace perfectly. Plus, your necklace has…” read »

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    Poms Forever aka Donna on “I took a Class”:
    “This necklace looks very complex for a beginner. But, you did a great job for the…” read »

  • Poms Forever aka Donna
    Poms Forever aka Donna on “Gifted”:
    “Pam is right! The necklace has a great ethnic vibe! The wood beads are highlighted by…” read »

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    S Katoll on “Here Comes The Sun”:
    “Wow, how beautiful! Great selection of stones. The colors are wonderful, and the caterpillar lends such…” read »

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    S Katoll on “Fall?”:
    “I love the flower, and agree with Gail that it looks like a C Koop piece.…” read »

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    kye on “Tiger Eye”:
    “This is really beautiful. I love the tiger eye and the wonderful copper wirework. That tassle…” read »

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    dolllady aka Pam on “Gifted”:
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    “Oh woooow! This is so very pretty and looks so complicated for a group of…” read »

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    dolllady aka Pam on “Fall Tones”:
    “Another terrific piece! I did miss seeing your little friend. The bail design is…” read »

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    Mahala RockChick on “Here Comes The Sun”:
    “Haha, yes, he matches.…” read »

  • dolllady aka Pam
    dolllady aka Pam on “Here Comes The Sun”:
    “This is absolutely gorgeous, even your little friend blends in nicely with the necklace. Is…” read »

  • Mahala RockChick
    Mahala RockChick on “Here Comes The Sun”:
    “Oh wow, that must have been my phone trying and failing to auto correct! It's citrine.…” read »

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    Mahala RockChick on “Fall Tones”:
    “Thank you! I am not usually very creative with bails, but a simple loop was just…” read »

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    dolllady aka Pam on “Fall?”:
    “I agree with Gail! I also love the acorn you made! I'd take bushels…” read »

  • Maggies Mom
    Maggies Mom on “Fall Tones”:
    “I like your choice of stones to accompany the pendant, and the bail design.…” read »

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    Maggies Mom on “Here Comes The Sun”:
    “Hmmm ... I can't find anything on corrine.…” read »

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    Maggies Mom on “Here Comes The Sun”:
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    Mahala RockChick on “Here Comes The Sun”:
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    G Layne AKA Gail on “Tiger Eye”:
    “P. S. Thanks for the info on the red brass, I bought some and love it!…” read »

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    G Layne AKA Gail on “Tiger Eye”:
    “I'm facinated by those loops too and have also wondered how you made them so perfect!…” read »

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    G Layne AKA Gail on “Fall?”:
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    dolllady aka Pam on “Tiger Eye”:
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    Creel U on “Tiger Eye”:
    “I like the washer. A bit of the not expected and strong.…” read »

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    Maggies Mom on “Tiger Eye”:
    “Ditto to all, and the asymmetry seems like you get two for the price of one!…” read »

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    Kimberlywilliams60 on “Tiger Eye”:
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    S Katoll on “Tiger Eye”:
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  • Deb Harding
    Deb Harding on “Tiger Eye”:
    “Wow...this is fabulous. I love the dangle part in front. I love the asymmetry. I…” read »

Bracelet to keep the company...


About this design:

To make a companion to the Turqouise Dominant necklace ;) ;)

Components:

Bohemian and Taho seed beads 6/0, copper.

Additional Images:



Read the comments (or add your own)

  1. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Very nice Julia. They look lovely together.

    LOL I just noticed…the cones you used look like the ones I turned into flowers.

  2. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    Thank you, Debbie :)

    Well… our creativity is endless! ;)

  3. Eeka Mouse
    Eeka Mouse says:

    Lovely to look at- and I want to run my fingers over its texture!

  4. Crazy Chick Frida
    Crazy Chick Frida says:

    Gorgeous colors :)

  5. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    Thank you Eeka and Frida :) )

    Eeka, it is silky (kind of…) ;)

  6. Asia
    Asia says:

    Another beauty from the kumihimo queen :D

  7. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    Oh my goodness, Asia! ;) :) Thank You!!!

    I am just a kumihimo addict… I should be painting instead the last painting I did was in November :( ;(

    We are going to Moscow in the middle of February ( if we will get the visa…) and I prommised a couple of painting for my daughter in law… ha…

  8. Asia
    Asia says:

    Then get on it, get really warm clothes when you go, February can be very nasty there! I’m sure you will get the visa.

  9. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    Yes, February is brutal there and I do not own a fur coat but, I do have a down one and will take my wools… he-he…

  10. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    Those both are beautiful!! And hope you get to go..

  11. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    Thank You, Lynn :) )))

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    Judith Ann Boyer says:

    Julia, your pieces are outstanding! I wish I could bead this way…my patience would not last! :) Gorgeous girl! Really beautiful :)

  13. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    I drool everytime time I see your Kumihimo pieces, Julia! This one is no exception! I just started doing kumihimo with beads and so far have produced nothing!! I keep having to unravel!! Dropping beads, etc. LOL Practice, practice! You are my inspiration!

  14. Cathy H Chocolate Chick
    Cathy H Chocolate Chick says:

    Very pretty, Julia! I love the copper and turquoise color combination!!! :)

  15. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    omg. this might just be the set that gets me off my butt to try this! Gorgeous, Julia!!!

  16. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    Thank you, darlings!! Thank you, chickies :0 You all are my inspiration :)

  17. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    I admire your skill, oh great Queen of Kumihimo. Both pieces make a fantastic set! :D
    Don’t freeze in Russia. We would really miss your excellent kumihimo pieces.

  18. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    Thank you , Nancy! :) I am going there with two sets of kumihimo supplies , he-he for the presents to my daughter in law mother and sister. And of cause for me to play around…

    Michael is sooooooooo upset that I do not paint for two month though…

  19. Gemme Designs
    Gemme Designs says:

    Definitely a masterpiece set (can I say that?)!!
    Anyway you know what I mean :D You are a gifted lady!!

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