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Native American style ladder

About this design:

Here's yet another ladder style that I made using brass tubes and some turquoise nuggets that I got from LB ages ago. I really love Native American jewelry but with a contemporary twist. For this piece I wire wrapped the tubes with a turquoise nugget in between and wire wrapped the tube ends to a brass chain. I always like to leave extra chain on the ends and finish it with more stones. This is also a long one for over the head.


14mm turquoise nuggets, vintage brass tubes, brass chain and components.

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    Beadaholic1 says:

    This is my favorite one so far. Love the turquoise nuggets, and the brass tubes are perfect with them!

  2. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    Yup! My favorite too! It kind of reminds me of Art Deco made contemporary. If that makes any sense at all.

  3. Asia
    Asia says:

    I’m loving this one too :D

  4. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Very cool!! It’s my favorite, too, and I’m saving it in my Faves! :)

  5. Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked says:

    Really enjoying your series of unique modern designs! Keep them coming, please.

  6. Rocknitjewelry
    Rocknitjewelry says:

    Thanks for all the feedback. If you want to see them I’ll keep posting them. I have a bunch of new ideas I’m going to start working on. Happy beading everyone!

  7. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    I love this one the most! Wonderful design!

  8. miss e
    miss e says:

    Ohhh, cool love this ladder design

  9. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Outstanding! Very eye-catching. Love the simplicity of the style. :)

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