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moon bracelet


About this design:

This idea just came to me when I opened my package from lima beads. I hope my pics show up on here. I'm new to this.

Components:

czech glass button, silk sari yarn, brass snaps, silver thread

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  1. lorirainbow
    lorirainbow says:

    the pictures didnt turn out to good. I forgot to add that I braided the yarn first.

  2. Tanya m
    Tanya m says:

    What a fun design! Your pics aren’t that bad, really. You’ll get better with more practice. I always struggle with my photos.

  3. No Photo
    Melody F says:

    Photo is fine, but I’d like to see the other side. The moon as a stand alone on the yarn is a great idea. Both are beautiful, so you didn’t need distractions! Good work!

  4. Beauty Sought Khristin
    Beauty Sought Khristin says:

    This is quite pretty! I enjoy how you used the button! I would never have thought to use it like that, so cool! I made a necklace once using that same cord, it accidentally went through the wash and came apart while in a pocket! But it wasn’t reinforced like in a braid or anything… Still love that yarn though.

  5. lorirainbow
    lorirainbow says:

    Thanks for the feedback. I will try to attach another picture of the backside today. I, too wondered what would happen if it went thru the wash. Braiding it made it quite strong. Also… because the yarn is so busy the metallic silver thread I used to sew the button and snaps on with blends in perfectly. Once again, thanks for the feedback.

  6. Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked says:

    Bright and colorful! A fun party on your wrist!

  7. Kathryn R
    Kathryn R says:

    Just saw this today. Love! Wonderful bracelet idea! I’ve had that same sari yarn and am at a loss what the heck to do with it. The yarn is crazy and varied in thickness, so braiding it would work well. And your photos are fine. Mine always load upside down & sideways.

  8. kye
    kye says:

    Great idea braiding that yard. The wonderful moon button really grabs your atention. It’s nice to see so much color in a design.

  9. kye
    kye says:

    Oops, that should be yarn. Not yard.

  10. Moogie
    Moogie says:

    Welcome to the Design Gallery Lorirainbow! I also love color & rainbows. Your design is simple yet unique & really works for a great bracelet. I hope you share more & just know, we’ve all made posting boo-boos! Just go for it!

  11. lorirainbow
    lorirainbow says:

    Thank you all so much! It’s so cool that there is a place I can go for honest feedback. I will definitely be posting more items and ideas.

  12. lorirainbow
    lorirainbow says:

    Also… another question. I use my phone for taking photos. The phone is an LG and the picture quality seems so poopy. Is it me? What do you use?

  13. Beauty Sought Khristin
    Beauty Sought Khristin says:

    I use an LG and take all my pics using it. I also edit with it too. It is just practice. I have found it is harder to get pictures when you’re wearing the piece. Also you can enable the verbal command to take the picture. I also use Adobe Lightroom to edit my pictures, the free version, then I use Snapseed to put on the border with iWatermark+ to watermark my photos. I do everything on my phone.

  14. Kathryn R
    Kathryn R says:

    Thank you for the techs tips, Khristin. Although some of your advice reads like Greek to me, I hope to catch up to the 21st Century. :)

  15. kye
    kye says:

    I think I need to take lessons from Khristin. Most of that was over my head too. I use an old Samsung phone for my photos. I think it’s hard to get a good shot so I take a bunch. I go outside and take mine. I think diffused light works best. So I take them under a tree in the shade when it’s sunny. My favorite is when the sky is overcast. You get the best color. That’s my low tech way. Hope it helps. :)

  16. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    The color of your moon is fantastic! Love the color and design.

    You ladies with you phone photos… I don’t really know how to use a phone for pictures and editing, egad! I’m a chicken and use a camera on a tripod then edit on the computer. :)

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