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Pearly Girl


About this design:

Here a few more leather bracelets I've been experimenting with this week. I didn't order enough of the larger TierraCast barrels for crimping the 2mm cord so the first bracelet is using the smaller barrel with 1.5mm cord. It worked great!

Components:

Large hole pearls, TierraCast beads and barrels, 2mm and 1.5mm leather cord, bronzite cubes from LB.

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  1. A Little Pizzaz aka Judy
    A Little Pizzaz aka Judy says:

    As always I love all of them – you have your own unique style – beautiful!

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    JC Hamm says:

    Going into my faves,those are so cool.And wow on the leather wrapping.Must learn how to do these. I’m really drawn to #1.

  3. karen blasdel
    karen blasdel says:

    I love all of your bracelets, the first one is my favorite. What an awesome job!!!

  4. Beadaholic
    Beadaholic says:

    I marvel at all your skills…these are wonderful Angela!

  5. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    You know I really like the skull one! :-D !!!!!

    Saw the other 2 on Etsy. You rock, girl!!!

  6. SweetBirchDesigns
    SweetBirchDesigns says:

    Girl you are on a roll with these gorgeous bracelets! It’s a fave on Etsy and a fave here too! These are fabulous, Angela! I LOVE THEM! :D

  7. Chicky Zee aka Alice
    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    These are beautiful

  8. SquirrelGirl aka Angela
    SquirrelGirl aka Angela says:

    Wow! Thanks everyone, your comments are always so great! :)

  9. gembeans
    gembeans says:

    Yea these are great! And, I don’t get it. I thought these were just coil knots until I looked closely. Where the heck are the ends?? There’s something else going on here isn’t there?? Very nicely done!!

  10. doktordesigns
    doktordesigns says:

    Very nice collection! Brava!

  11. esmithdesigns
    esmithdesigns says:

    I like these. I am planning to learn to make things like this and to do loom work. You inspire me.

  12. SquirrelGirl aka Angela
    SquirrelGirl aka Angela says:

    Thanks Gembeans, Doktordesigns and Esmithdesigns! So glad you like them.
    Gembeans, you are quite observant. There is no end to hide on the knots because the middle cord makes all the coils and continues through the design. Here is the link to a tutorial for this type of knot
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ea0uMEPnZe4
    If you have any questions, I’d be glad to answer them. :)

  13. DayLilly aka Del
    DayLilly aka Del says:

    These are fantastic. Thanks for the tutorial.

  14. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    Ooooo! These are fab! The black and pearl bracelet positively jumped off the page! Thanks for the link on the knots!

  15. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Ditto Gail Layne. The Pearl and leather is my fav. There’s something very edgy and cool about that combo. Your designs are da bomb! :)

  16. SquirrelGirl aka Angela
    SquirrelGirl aka Angela says:

    Thank you Del, Gail and Nancy! :)

  17. gembeans
    gembeans says:

    Thanks for the info! Last night I was thinking… was that just an overhand knot, no that couldn’t have been. Needless to say these bracelets are so beautiful they have been haunting me! I was taking one more look and getting out my macrame supplies today. You saved me with the tutorial!

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    LL L says:

    I love the pearl and leather. Beautiful work. Is there a name for that bracelet? Or technique name? Looks like I keep something I would like to try one day.

  19. Peggy3
    Peggy3 says:

    Very nice. I would totally wear this.

    Is there a name for the knot you did?

  20. Peggy3
    Peggy3 says:

    Oh jeez just the saw the tutorial link above. lol

    Thanks so much Angela!

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    Patra says:

    Love – love – love these bracelets. What kind of knot is it between the beads ….overhand? If not overhand could you share with me. Thanks

  22. SquirrelGirl aka Angela
    SquirrelGirl aka Angela says:

    Thank you all so much!

    Patra, here is the link to a tutorial for this type of knot
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ea0uMEPnZe4

    If you have any questions, I’d be glad to answer them. :)

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