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Many Shades of Teal

About this design:

I have this gizmo from wild wire that twist wire on itself. And bunches of soft, colored (almost useless) wire. Messed with it one day and made bunches of teal links that were actually strong. And a little copper U shaped thing. So this is basically a messing around bracelet. Put bunches of different teal colored stones, beads, pearls on linked eyepins. Put it all together.


Glass pearls in 3 colors. Crystals in teal & green/pink AB. Blue dyed quartz. Aqua round glass bead. Frosted aqua cubes. Aqua Czech flower. Fancy jasper round. Teal wire links. Copper jump rings. Copper headpins & eyepins. Copper lobster. Copper wire U shaped link.

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    Mary S - Sweet Chick says:

    Divine! Messing around with “useless” wire can sometimes create things of great beauty!
    Love this color combination!

  2. celticivy
    celticivy says:

    I have a sister-in-law who would go absolutley go nuts over this bracelet, due to her love of teal.

  3. Lois D
    Lois D says:

    Love the look of the twisted wire. Gives an appearance of macrame. I also like your use of double jump rings to attach, and as always, love your use of multi-strands in your bracelet design.
    Where is BB??? :)

  4. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Lois BB has been such a rabble rouser I cant get a photo of him. He is a ball of fire!!
    I appreciate the compliments on my twisted wire messing around.

  5. Lois D
    Lois D says:

    Hahahaha, Deb, thanks for the update on BB. What a riot. I’ll bet the little guy has a look on his face that says, “Oh, yeah? I dare ya to discipline me!” I can just picture him tearing around with Mousey!

  6. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    Deb, your “messing around” design is so beautiful! Fantastic design idea & I love the teal & copper together! This is why it’s smart to never get rid of those odds & ends we all accumulate! :D

    Be sure to tell BB we want to see more photos! ;)

  7. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    So I noticed in the third photo that “flattering swimsuits” are mentioned. Is there really such a thing?!?!?! LOL!!!

    The thought of swimsuits makes me want to run screaming through the house….. 8O

  8. Asia
    Asia says:

    Well Deb, you’ve done it again, great messing around :D

  9. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    Yep! This is a wonderful “messing around” piece! Love it!

  10. foxhill designs vt
    foxhill designs vt says:

    Very cool design, Deb!

  11. Beadaholic
    Beadaholic says:

    This gorgeous Deb! Love it!

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    JC Hamm says:

    The colors in this braclet are stunning.Love the way you mess atound!

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    JC Hamm says:

    opps thats mess around!!

  14. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Very cool, as usual! MacGyver would be proud!

  15. Elis Mom
    Elis Mom says:

    Very nice! Love all the lovely shades of teal, and the wire links are great!

  16. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Sometimes good thing can happen when you “mess around.” This is one ‘em..LOL
    You must know that color gets me where I live.
    Such a happy color!

  17. Peggy3
    Peggy3 says:

    Awesome job for messin around ;)
    Love all the detail

  18. Peggy3
    Peggy3 says:

    Once the ball of fire settles down I’d love to see a photo :)

  19. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    I am really surprised at all the compliments I received on this. I almost didn’t post it because like I said the wire links were just messing around. And my wraps on these beads really need work..
    Lois Mousey & BB are hilarious together. Except when Mousey decides to do a banked turn off your leg. I will try to catch him quiet for a photo.
    Lynn you cracked me up with the swimsuit thing! I hadn’t even noticed that. I was out of town ladt night so didn’t see all the commenta till this morning. You guys are.the best!!

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