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Botswana Beauty


About this design:

Here is another braided bracelet only this time I alternated cylinders with rounds. I found the button at Hancock Fabric in case anyone wants to know. :)

Components:

Botswana Agate, leather cord, superduos, waxed linen, all from LB. Button from Hancocks.

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  1. Cathy H Chocolate Chick
    Cathy H Chocolate Chick says:

    This is great! Love the button and the colors that you have put together! :)

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    BeadWitchedSara D says:

    I like the combination of the rounds with the rectangles of the Botswana Agate together. One day I will buy some of this type of agate myself . . . like most gemstones, it has such a variation of designs. The orange cord looks good with it, too. Seems like a design of simplicity, but I know it takes more than just alternating gemstone pieces like these to get the overall effect you have there. COOL!!

  3. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    I might like this style more actually. I do love the colors and the button is so so cute.

  4. Beadaholic
    Beadaholic says:

    Another great bracelet….love the colors!

  5. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    Like this one even more! Love the colors and the alternating rounds.

  6. Elis Mom
    Elis Mom says:

    I Really like the comb o of rounds and barrels. The paw print button seals the deal!

  7. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Thanks so much for your generous approval! :) I have a bunch more stones lined up to do more of these and I love the comments! You are all very kind and helpful! :)

  8. Crazy Beader
    Crazy Beader says:

    Another winner, Becky – - the contrast of the rounds and cylinders makes the design very intriguing.

  9. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    Just love the color mix in this one, beautiful!

  10. Laud
    Laud says:

    That agate is just sensational, perfect for a strong design. I like!

  11. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Thank you all! :)

  12. Asia
    Asia says:

    Just too cute with that button :D

  13. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Asia, I bought them out of that button. :) and a few more. And they are all nickel free and washable.

  14. franny
    franny says:

    love the silvery grey & peachy colours here , Becky!…..& how your design continues to evolve!

  15. SquirrelGirl aka Angela
    SquirrelGirl aka Angela says:

    This is a great twist on your original design! I love the addition of the round beads, which BTW are gorgeous! I think this one is my fav. I may try this version since I didn’t have enough of any one type of long bead to make an entire bracelet.

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