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Rocky Road

About this design:

The middle strand was originally for the Narwhale but it didn't look ocean-y enough. I liked the combination though so I just added a couple more strands of lots of stuff! Noticed the trees when I was out taking pics. They're actually more vivid than the picture.


Silvery-gold African trade beads, Czech tiles and beach glass, bronze spacers, Labradorite, Green Aventurine, iris brown Czech glass crow beads, lost wax cast bronze clasp, Aquamarine rondelles .

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  1. Warped Wire Studio
    Warped Wire Studio says:

    I really like the triple strand look. Nice work!

  2. Asia
    Asia says:

    The colors are so serene, Love it :D

  3. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Wow Gail..this is stunning. I agree that the colors are serene. Its so soft,with just a bit of edge to it. I’d wear this proudly with anything.

  4. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    Thanks Nancy, Asia and WWS! This was probably the only thing I’ve assembled lately that doesn’t have some sort of construction drama attached to it. It was a nice change! Thanks for the kind words.

  5. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    Love the muted tones in this, and the triple strand!

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    Beadaholic1 says:

    What a lovely piece! The colors are so soft and muted…great choice of beads, and I love the triple strand! Beautiful pic of the fall colors– our color is just starting here.

  7. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    This is so pretty! Love the color combo! Great job!!

  8. Lois D
    Lois D says:

    So gorgeous, Gail. Straight to my favorite file :)
    You have a great eye for color combinations and design.

  9. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Such a lovely bracelet. I love multi strand bracelets and this one is a perfect combo of color and shapes.

  10. Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked says:

    Love your eye for mixing colors and beads! This is just lovely.

  11. Granny Nancy
    Granny Nancy says:

    What a pretty bracelet. I love it. Its another example of something I’d buy for myself. I might choose different colors but I like these as well. My first requirement is that I can wear it with jeans. :)

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    Mary - Sweet Chick says:

    Love this! :-)

  13. Crazy Beader
    Crazy Beader says:

    This is so very elegant, and yet would be perfect to wear with jeans ! Love the fall color photo, too, Gail.

  14. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    Thanks again everyone! All the wonderful comments were a balm for the spirit. Wow, listen to me getting all philosophical…. :-)

  15. Mccannjudy50
    Mccannjudy50 says:

    I love the colors, and the random design. Very cool!

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