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~Seashells by the Seashore ~

About this design:

I started with the shell focal and have been inspired by Asia's designs, using a focal and multiple strands and a clasp near the front.

Does it look balanced enough where I placed the clasp? :)

My patient kit kat - Squirt keeping my company aaaaaand.... trying to steal my wood beads ;)


Brass S hook, seed beads, porcelain shell focal, wood beads, magnesiate (sp) ?, recycled glass (which I love ; If you don't have get some - they are gorgeous)

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  1. Elis Mom
    Elis Mom says:

    It’s beautiful!

    And kitty is sweett!

  2. Milklips
    Milklips says:

    Hi Peggy, I love your design. The focal bead is beautiful. It looks balanced to me. That is my kitty, Cheddar, in the picture.

  3. Nafri aka Nanci
    Nafri aka Nanci says:

    Peggy, the focal bead is gorgeous and your design is perfect for showcasing it! Where did you get the porcelain bead?

  4. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Gosh I love that focal bead…its beautiful. Great design.
    Your cat is a cutie…love “interesting” it thinks the beads are.

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    Beadaholic1 says:

    Very pretty!

  6. Crazy Beader
    Crazy Beader says:

    Squirt looks like a fabulous helper – - and your design is lovely, too !

  7. BeadlingatMonsterPajamas
    BeadlingatMonsterPajamas says:

    I love the way you put this together. It such a fun piece.

  8. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    That focal bead is awesome! Love how you put it together. Lovely little helper you have :)

  9. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    Love the design and the focal is gorgeous! Got a chuckle at the kitty looking wistfully at the “string”. Mine would have been all over that :-)

  10. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    I think the design is perfect and your kitty is hilarious! :)

  11. Peggy3
    Peggy3 says:

    Thank you ladies :)

    Nanci- I purchased the bead/ porcelain at the Bead Expo / NYC @ Grace lampworks.

    Gail she didn’t look for long. ha ha. Squirt had the waxed linen in her paw! ;)

  12. nutz4beadz
    nutz4beadz says:

    Outstanding design.

  13. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    I love it , love it! :)

  14. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    Oy! Your kitty is soooooooooo darling!!!

  15. Peggy3
    Peggy3 says:

    Thank you beadinggma & Julia.

    Squirt says thank you Julia ;)

  16. Beadlady3 aka Cindy
    Beadlady3 aka Cindy says:

    Kitty helpers are all the rage these days! Lovely design with those soft colors.

  17. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    :) :)

  18. Peggy3
    Peggy3 says:

    Thank you Cindy it means a lot coming from all the wonderfully talented ladies on LB.

  19. S Withrow
    S Withrow says:

    I really like this bracelet, it looks nice and refreshing. Oh, and I love your cat too!!

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