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A Chubby Little Thistle

About this design:

I fell in love with this polymer clay thistle and donut. It is so adorable! So..I wanted to build a really nice bracelet for it. I'm just not sure about it. This is my second try with it. I doubt myself and my judgement too much.


PC thistle and donut, Czech Glass grey coins and golden bicones, Magnesite chips, Sari Silk, waxed linen and brass toggle

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  1. A Little Pizzaz aka Judy
    A Little Pizzaz aka Judy says:

    I think this is a beautiful piece – great job!

  2. SquirrelGirl aka Angela
    SquirrelGirl aka Angela says:

    What a fantastic combination of colors and shapes. Beautiful design! :)

  3. Laud
    Laud says:

    I agree. My favorite color palette–green, rust, yellow-green. The combination of rustic and feminine (sparklies, ribbon) works really well.

  4. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Very, very cute!!

  5. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    Pretty, soft colors. Love the addition of the sari silk and the thistle is darling! The only thing I might change would be to take the donut out and making it into a stackable companion bracelet. Both pieces demand attention and I didn’t really “see” the donut at first. As for that judgement thing, I think we all do it. I know I get all excited about a piece and then as soon as I post it, I start picking it apart and hate it. I guess that’s what keeps us all striving to make better and better pieces.

  6. sweetjane
    sweetjane says:

    Thanks for all the comments! I think you are right Gail about separate bracelets…that gives me a new project!

  7. Chicky Zee aka Alice
    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    Great design!~

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