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Charmed Beach


About this design:

I started out by cleaning up after my Seashore on a Cloudy Day necklace and ended up with this loaded bracelet. I am donating this to Susie's Chickies shop for Dixie's wheels.

Components:

China Variscite, Turritella Agate, Freshwater pearls, Stainless steel Artistic wire, headpins, Swarovski bicone crystals, TierraCast shell charms, Starfish Charms, Silvertone toggle.

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    Beadaholic1 says:

    It’s 70 degrees here today, and after seeing this piece, I wanna go to the beach! LOL Great design Becky, I love all those charms.

  2. Elis Mom
    Elis Mom says:

    Becky, this is GORGEOUS! The colors and the charms are fabulous! Thank you for all your love and support!

  3. Eeka Mouse
    Eeka Mouse says:

    Wonderful! This one just SINGS!

  4. Laud
    Laud says:

    You must be dreaming of warm weather and the shore. I know this has started me dreaming! So pretty–great addition to the cause.

  5. Julie Shane
    Julie Shane says:

    I’m in love! Texture, sparkle, movement, color… AND it’s beachy! I just doesn’t get any better! :)

  6. Blooming Ideas
    Blooming Ideas says:

    Charmingly Beach-y indeed! Love it! :)

  7. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    Wowza! This piece is so “beachy” perfect!! Love it!

  8. Asia
    Asia says:

    Becky, this is outstanding, I just got my very first Vascite beads and they are perfect for the beach themed piece, love the variety of charms and of course the Turittella Agate :D

  9. Medieval Momma
    Medieval Momma says:

    Very very nice! Wishing I were at the beach right now.

  10. foxhill designs vt
    foxhill designs vt says:

    Very fun!

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    DbnRose says:

    Absolutely beautiful! I really love it.

  12. Orchid Betty
    Orchid Betty says:

    Wow, that’s gorgeous! Beautiful shell charms fabulous design :)

  13. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    thanks so much, chickies!! You warmed up my day. :)

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    P HOWARD says:

    Beautiful bracelet, love the color and charms!!!

  15. Beadlady3 aka Cindy
    Beadlady3 aka Cindy says:

    Very cool bracelet! This should sell and get Dixie rolling!

    At first I thought it was Wenche’s design (Weimai Coffee Chick), but I see your style in here with the other photos.

  16. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Love Love Love it. I would buy it right now if I could.

  17. Frida
    Frida says:

    Becky this is fabulous ;) Love the “shellies”, their friends and environment!! One step further to get Dix on wheels :D

  18. Granny Nancy
    Granny Nancy says:

    Oh my this is awesome. I envy the person who gets to purchase it. I don’t think it will take long to get Miss Dixie her wheels with this type of talent. Great job.

  19. Crazy Beader
    Crazy Beader says:

    Great design, Becky – - and a very generous donation, too. Way to go !

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    N ellis says:

    pretty cool, i’m just getting into jewerly making take all the ideas i can get.

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    JOSEFINAD V says:

    Love the bracelet…where are the instructions on how to make it ? and the needed materials…

    Thanks

  22. Miannda
    Miannda says:

    Lovely colors and design!

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