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Silk Flower

About this design:

Playing with the sari silk again. This time I used 1 of those bracelet links from Michael's like a bracelet bar (can't afford those). I braided the silk on 1 side and used that teal coated wire to wrap the end. Added some crystal dangles. The other side is just plain chain.


Aqua floral bracelet link. Aqua crystals. Brass beads. Teal coated wire. Brass chain & findings. Sari Silk.

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  1. Lois D
    Lois D says:

    Love this, Deb. The bracelet bar is really pretty. I like how you braided the silk; nice, unique touch. Did you wrap the teal wire through the braid somehow? Just wondering how it is secured. Can’t say enough good about this one. It’s a favorite!

  2. Asia
    Asia says:

    Deb, this is another winner :D

  3. N Taylor
    N Taylor says:

    Very creative and the color is wonderful.

  4. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Thanks Lois, Asia, & N Taylor.
    Lois, I just squeezed the crap out of that wire with my pliers. It does not appear to be going anywhere.

  5. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Too cool for school,Deb. You’re so creative!
    Of course..I love the color.

  6. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Very cool!! and you must have 2 of those flowered rectangles left? :) I just saw them at M’s and in a few more colors but I can’t buy right now either!

  7. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Actually I have 6 left. I bought 2 strands last summer I think. That color was clearanced. My store doesn’t have hardly any of these left. There was a really pretty purple one…no more.

  8. Laud
    Laud says:

    Sooo pretty! It’s like a fairy bracelet. Love it!

  9. Michelle
    Michelle says:

    Love this bracelet Deb, straight to my FAV’s !! I love the the colours, I love the silk, just love it all really !

  10. Lois D
    Lois D says:

    Thanks, Deb, for the reply and thanks for the tip on how to keep things in place!

  11. Crazy Beader
    Crazy Beader says:

    A bracelet fit for a fairy princess, Deb ! Very unique and wonderful – - -

  12. Eeka Mouse
    Eeka Mouse says:

    Here’s another picture of BB’s twin w/some of her friends. She was stretching w/her white belly showing, but was faster than the camera.
    I agree w/Crazy Beader: this bracelet is fairy princess material.


  13. Eeka Mouse
    Eeka Mouse says:

    Actually, fairy mermaid princess. The braided section makes me think of mermaid tails…

  14. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Thank you everyone for the compliments. I really appreciate it. I’m going to make 6 more like this, maybe a little tweak of difference. Giving one to my sister-in-law & maybe selling the rest. We will see how that goes.
    Eeka that kitten is adorable. All kitties are so cute though. With the exception of Mousey, who is still a sweetie and my big baby, most of my grown cats are knotheads. Anybody want handsome Muffin?? Personality conflict with him apparently.

  15. Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked says:

    Just lovely, Deb. So soft and pretty for Spring!

  16. Julie Shane
    Julie Shane says:

    VERY pretty Deb! Love the teal of course! I like how you separated the bracelet links. I’m sure I have some of those somewhere. Now you have me on a search through my stash. OH NO!

  17. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Eeka, you have some cute kitties, too!! How is the runt (foster kitty for the foster kitties) ?

  18. Crazy Chick Frida
    Crazy Chick Frida says:

    Beautiful bracelet, Deb :D That silk is cool in the design.

    Eeka more cute kitties!!

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    JC Hamm says:

    Gorgeous,I need to find the sari silk ribbon!!

  20. Rocky D
    Rocky D says:

    Great design, love the way you added the brass chain. the sari silk ribbon is here on Lima.

  21. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Only the ruby is in stock right now though.

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    S Amendola says:

    Love the color and the asymmetric design. It’s both balanced and very feminine.

  23. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    So very darling and love design! :)

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