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Surfing for Treasure

About this design:

This one is inspired by the "Treasure Coast" of Florida. I so loved our time there and hope to return again. The cool blues and white remind me of the incoming surf and the tan leather of the sandy beach. You can see the inspiration for the color palette in the last pic of Ron treasure hunting on the beach.


Natural leather cord, suede lace, Czech glass, SP chain, beads and wire, TierraCast charm and white agate nuggets all from LB. White and turquoise howlite, Amazonite, recycled glass and Danforth pewter button all from my stash.

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  1. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Angela,you have really outdone yourself with this piece. I can certainly see why you were inspired by that breathtaking beach!
    All of your beads work so well together. The recycled glass is especially nice to represent. ;)
    This one’s a stunner!

  2. Jet
    Jet says:

    Uh-may-zing! Love everything about it. I wish I could work wire like you!

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    Beadaholic1 says:

    This is awesome Angela! The colors are perfect, and the pewter button is the cherry on the sundae. You nailed it!

  4. DayLily aka Del
    DayLily aka Del says:

    So pretty.

  5. Crazy Beader
    Crazy Beader says:

    Another amazing creation. Angela ! Love the beach theme and the way you combined the leather with the strung beads and chain. Am still just experimenting with leather (although I hope to create my first bracelet soon) – - thought about you yesterday when I was in a JoAnn store and found some great pairs of metal buttons on sale for 50 cents !

  6. JC Hamm
    JC Hamm says:

    I love this, perfect reminder of your holiday at the beach!!!

  7. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Fantastic!!! I LOVE it!! And I was just figuring out how you hooked it all together when I scrolled to the next pic and there it is. :) !!

  8. Asia
    Asia says:

    Gorgeous, I really like your new type of bracelets, there is so much interest in them, keep them coming they will fly out from your shop :D

  9. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    WOWZERS! Fantastic design with great color. Love it! :)

  10. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    Awesome!! This has such a soft refreshing feel to it…love the colors and leather you chose, Angela! You really have captured your the water and sand in the picture :)

  11. KatsAllThat
    KatsAllThat says:

    Love the design, the colors, everything about it!

  12. SquirrelGirl aka Angela
    SquirrelGirl aka Angela says:

    Thank you all so much! I love hearing your comments. You made my day! :)

  13. Nata S
    Nata S says:

    Angela, you are such an InSpiration! Limitless talent you’ve got. Fascinated with your creativity.

  14. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    WOW, WOW, WOW! LOVE! Amazing bracelet, Angela! . Love the waves in the turquoise ladder bracelet, the colors, chain, leather, everything! Into faves!

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