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Metallic Blue


About this design:

Found a tutorial for this bracelet on jewelrylessons.com and had to try it. This design uses square and half round wire which required alot of patience because if the bends in the square wire weren't right the bracelet wouldn't lay correctly!

Components:

20 ga half hard square copper wire and 20 ga half hard half round copper wire. Lapis

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  1. Linda Talbott
    Linda Talbott says:

    Dear Leigh ~ what a beautiful bracelet. I love Lapis, and the combination of the copper and the Lapis is amazing. I really like the stark simplicity and delicacy of the piece. I’m so glad the wire worked for you. Best ~ Linda

  2. Elaine aka Belly Chick
    Elaine aka Belly Chick says:

    Gorgeous….I can see that this took a lot of work but it turned out beautifully!!! Good job…a fave!! :-D

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    Luv2bead - Little Chick says:

    Wow!

  4. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    This is great! Isn’t wire work fun? I believe I said that before. Love the bracelet.

  5. Froggy Chick aka Wendy F
    Froggy Chick aka Wendy F says:

    This is very pretty! Great job!

  6. Shani
    Shani says:

    Leigh, I just want to let you know what an awsome job you did! This bracelet looks GREAT!

  7. Harmony on Strings
    Harmony on Strings says:

    Striking!!Beautiful work

  8. FaeryGoth Chick
    FaeryGoth Chick says:

    Well done Leigh, you are so good at the wire wrapping!

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    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    Pretty nice wire work!!

  10. Anita QoG Funny Chick
    Anita QoG Funny Chick says:

    Leigh, this is BEAUTIFUL! Wonderful job with the wire!!

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    Jeannes Gems - Gem Chick says:

    Wow!
    Fabulous wire work! Love the lapis with the copper!

  12. Fashion Chick aka SC
    Fashion Chick aka SC says:

    Excellent! The color combo is great!

  13. Dora H
    Dora H says:

    wow…going into my favs. Gorgeous bracelet!!
    GREAT wirework also… :)

  14. Cotopaxi Chickie Sue
    Cotopaxi Chickie Sue says:

    Leigh, this is gorgeous! You’ve really gotten into the wireworking, haven’t you? Your patience really paid off with this one! A definite fave! :D

  15. Sali Jo GemsChica Chick
    Sali Jo GemsChica Chick says:

    Leigh, you inspire us! Fabulous bracelet!

  16. Dragons Chicky
    Dragons Chicky says:

    You did a fantastic job on this bracelet! Where did you find half hard copper wire? I must keep missing it.
    It twisted so beautifully! Really really nice!

  17. L Linquist
    L Linquist says:

    Beautiful bracelet! Love copper. You can get 1/2 round and square copper at my store if you like.
    Lois
    http://www.abeadedaffair.com

  18. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    Leigh, this bracelet is simply stunning!!! What a wonderful job you did with your wire working!!! I love the combo of lapis and copper, too! Thanks for sharing where you found the tutorial. :D

  19. Leigh D
    Leigh D says:

    Thanks everybody – I am obviously enjoying the wirework! And Lois’s store on etsy is where I got my square and half round wire!!!!

  20. JulzJewlz
    JulzJewlz says:

    Very Beautiful!! I want to start doing flat wire it is so gorgeous!! You’ve done a beautiful job with the wire! Well done!!

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    Mary S - Sweet Chick says:

    Amazing. Stunning. Gorgeous. Ingenious!
    Do you get the idea that I love this!!

    I want to do this too!!!
    But the square wire not laying right scares me. Someday……………

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    Faithful Chick aka Faith says:

    Oh my everyone said it first, but don’t let me out. I love this. You did a fantastic job on this one. I still love all your creations.

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    RubberT aka Plucky Chick says:

    Had to “favorite” this one! Great wire work!

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