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Earthy Spice

About this design:

I wanted to experiment a little with other media like leather and silk. I've never used sari silk before. My kids and husband don't like it (At least they are honest with their feedback) I like the colors and the copper but I'm not sure about the dangly bits. I'm interested to hear what others think.


Copper wire, aging solution, sari silk (From LB), sepia freshwater pearls, copper head pins, leather cord.

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  1. Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked says:

    Well, I love the silk wrap and the dangles. But really love the way you loosely wrapped it all with the copper wire! Nicely done.

  2. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    I was thinking the same thing as Fresh Baked.
    (I like the loopy look of the wire). I’d wear this with a peach colored silk shirt that I have. I think it has a very unique trendy and fun look. ;)

  3. Harmony on Strings
    Harmony on Strings says:

    I like it a lot.

  4. doktordesigns
    doktordesigns says:

    Very fun! There is a nice tension among the mixture of hard and soft components you have going–dainty but strong. :-)

  5. Julie Shane
    Julie Shane says:

    WOW! I like this so much. I have some sari silk that I haven’t used yet. It needs to be the “background” of the piece… like you’ve used it. Great idea. I always love dangles. I agree with everyone else: the free twisted wire is casual and fun.

  6. Eeka Mouse
    Eeka Mouse says:

    Exotic, beautiful.

  7. Suns Granny
    Suns Granny says:

    My husband is with yours lol, but I’m with the girls here. I think it would look great with western wear. Or something totally edgy.

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    Mary - Sweet Chick says:

    Well, I must disagree with your husband and kids.
    I REALLY like it! :-D
    Suns Granny has some great wearable ideas too!

  9. C Strecker
    C Strecker says:

    this is a great design – loose and flowing! awesome!

  10. Beadlady3 aka Cindy
    Beadlady3 aka Cindy says:

    I like it! It went right into my favorites before reading your description or any other comments.

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    S Amendola says:

    Thank you so much for the positive comments including the comment from Suns Granny’s husband!

  12. Frida
    Frida says:

    I think it’s really cool, love the textures!!!

  13. Gentlegranny
    Gentlegranny says:

    I really adore this bracelet. The contrast between the softness of the silk and the strength of the copper screams “WOMAN” to me! Or “MOTHER”

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    E Rhodes says:

    I love this design! Your family is wrong :) Keep pushing the envelope…you’re doing a great job.

  15. DayLily aka Del
    DayLily aka Del says:

    This is awesome. I love it.

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