Save 15% on regular price items with code THANKU + Choose a FREE Gift with your order!
The Design Gallery

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


Turquoise, Trade Beads, Spiney Oyster and Coral Bracelet

About this design:

I love the contrast of the beautiful blue turquoise against the orange and red beads. I love the trade beads and I love the leather, which I bought here!


Kingman turquoise heishi, orange spiney oyster, red sponge coral, Hill Tribe silver beads, and trade beads. The trade beads include a gorgeous millefiori bead 20mm long, a king bead and a French cross bead. I think the two later beads may be new, but the millefiori is about 100 years old. The closure is a sterling silver and turquoise button I bought at a local bead store.

Additional Images:

Read the comments (or add your own)

  1. Asia
    Asia says:

    Like them all, but this is my favorite :)

  2. No Photo
    Mary - Sweet Chick says:

    :-D Janet’s back!
    Great to see you posting your fabulous bracelets again! I LOVE this one! Has that perfect Southwest, casual flair to it.
    (And I’m envious of your Kingman and spiny oyster stash!)

  3. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    What an amazing design! Just gorgeous! :D

  4. No Photo
    Janet Miriam says:

    Thank you very much again! It’s nice to be back! As far as the spiney oyster, I finally broke down and bought some. I have been eyeing it for far too long!

  5. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    Gorgeous piece!

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.