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Prairie Sun


About this design:

A loom bracelet. I don't often make these, but was inspired to recently with these lovely fire polished beads! I like making them, I just don't like finishing them off! I also used small pearls and seed beads.

Components:

Fire polished beads, seed beads, small pearls

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  1. Beadaholic
    Beadaholic says:

    What a lovely piece…the colors and beads are awesome!

  2. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    So pretty….fantastic colors. Its like a tiny navajo blanket for your arm.

  3. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    I love Deb description! Beautiful colors !

  4. SweetBirchDesigns-Jess
    SweetBirchDesigns-Jess says:

    Gorgeous piece! Deb hit the nail on the head with her description! Beautiful! :)

  5. franny
    franny says:

    very Navaho colours & pattern!….& wonderful texture….perhaps an anklet is called for & you could then run your toes over it like carpet pile!

  6. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    Lol Deb! A tiny Navaho blanket with BLING! It’s beautiful and the colors are fantastic!

    P. S. Why don’t you Ike finishing them off? (I’ve never done one)

  7. SquirrelGirl aka Angela
    SquirrelGirl aka Angela says:

    Very pretty! I like the mixture of beads and colors.

  8. Peggy3
    Peggy3 says:

    Wow so pretty. I really like your bead color choices. I agree with the navajo bling description.

    is it easy to learn? can that style bracelet only be made on a loom?
    thanks
    michelle

  9. JenniferLynn
    JenniferLynn says:

    Interesting pattern! Does it take much patience? How long did it take you to finish? It’s very pretty!

  10. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    WOW!!! What a gorgeous piece of work and the colors are perfect! :)

  11. Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked says:

    Thanks so much for showing a photo of this gorgeous bracelet in the making.
    Such a pretty color palette!

  12. Michelle
    Michelle says:

    Thank you very much all of you ! Really pleased you like it and I too love the description of a ‘navajo blanket’ for my arm !! …lovely !!!
    Peggy3, it is easy to learn, if you buy the loom you get a short instruction booklet with it. I have made many and a few years ago made one, wore it to work and everybody wanted one for a Xmas present! In the end I made a dozen !!! I like this one though because I used a different mixture of beads. I think you don’t need to use a loom but I think it’s easier if you do! Keeps it more tidy! Thank you all, again. x

  13. Asia
    Asia says:

    Love it, gorgeous colors :D

  14. beadinggma
    beadinggma says:

    This piece is fabulous. Love the blend of beads in the design. Navajo blanket for your arm is perfect.

  15. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    Great colors and design!

  16. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    I love this!!! I have been seeing them around a lot lately and am so tempted to try it. Your color and design are perfect for Deb’s description. :)

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