Save 20% on this week's new additions through Sunday, July 27th!
The Design Gallery

Follow along with step-by-step beading projects and share your designs with beaders around the world—it’s quick & easy!

Chatter

In memory of a friend


About this design:

I made this for a friend of mine who asked for something purple and something with butterflies. The colour and the butterflies are both favourite things of one of our other friends that unfortunately passed away of cancer at age 27 two years ago.

Components:

12mm faceted purple line agate, 8mm faceted Amethyst, Butterfly charms, 20 gauge silver plated wire for the jump rings. Silver plated lobster clasp, silver chain.

Additional Images:



Read the comments (or add your own)

  1. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Simply stunning! The design is so nice,and it will have a lot of movement,which is nice.
    I’m sure your fiend will love wearing this.It will let her keep a piece of her dear friend close to her. A beautiful tribute. I’m so sorry you lost your friend in the prime of her life. :(

  2. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    Love the overall finished piece! Those purple agate look so stunning against the silver. Did you get them from LB? What a wonderful tribute for your dear friend. I’m so sorry to hear of the loss of your friend at such a young age, I’m sure you both have made her proud.

  3. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    Such a beautiful design & color! What a loving tribute to your friend. I’m sorry to hear that she passed at such a young age, too.

  4. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    A beautiful piece and wonderful tribute to your friend!

  5. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    Awww, so sorry about your friend. You’ve created a beautiful bracelet to remember her by. Love the lined agate!

  6. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    Beautiful piece :) beautiful memory…

  7. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Beautiful remembrance piece!

  8. Julie Shane
    Julie Shane says:

    Such pretty purple stones. This will be such an importnt remembrance of your friend.

  9. Asia
    Asia says:

    Gorgeous piece and a tribute :D

  10. Peggy3
    Peggy3 says:

    Gorgeous colors. Lovely tribute.

  11. Peggy3
    Peggy3 says:

    I’m sorry you lost your young friend.

Add your thoughts!

  1. No Photo
    YOU say:

    Sign up for a Lima account to comment—it's quick and free!

    Already have an account? Just log in.