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Suddenly Abalone

About this design:

Recently I went to a bead show and had so much fun. When I saw these Abalone flower beads, I knew I had to make a bracelet using them.


Weave Got Maille jump rings for the Twist of Fate Chainmaille weave, 20 gauge Artistic Wire, 4mm Czech glass bead, and 10mm Abalone flower beads.

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  1. dolllady aka Pam
    dolllady aka Pam says:

    kye, you still amaze me with your designs! This one so so beautiful.

  2. Maggies Mom
    Maggies Mom says:

    Wow, this is so pretty! Those abalone flower beads are fabulous!

  3. Robin nursechick
    Robin nursechick says:

    Love the abalone flowers- what a great way to show them! I bought some many years ago- still waiting on an inspiration- your bracelet is a great idea!

  4. tomasina
    tomasina says:

    Flowers are great, but what sets them off is your using different kinds/styles of wire!

  5. Kimberlywilliams60
    Kimberlywilliams60 says:

    This is so pretty !! Perfect for spring !!

  6. Crystal Canary
    Crystal Canary says:

    Kye, Those are some awesome flowers! Love the multiple colors they project. I really like the simplicity of the design and how they stand out in this bracelet. Are we all waiting warmer weather? Nice piece Kye! :)

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    Fresh Baked says:

    Those are gorgeous flower beads! I’ve never seen them anywhere…what a lucky find. Copper is the perfect foil for their colors!

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    Fresh Baked says:

    On a closer look, maybe it’s brass! Regardless, a great combo.

  9. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Love the design, love the colors and definitely love the abalone flowers!

  10. kye
    kye says:

    Thank you so much. I really appreciate the feedback. :)

  11. Beauty Sought Khristin
    Beauty Sought Khristin says:

    Kye, your work is simply impeccable. This is beautiful! I would totally wear anything you make and this is perfect for spring!

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    Martine says:

    Absolument magnifique , bravo Kye !

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    L Parry says:

    Abalone are just so awesome! What a find to get flowers too! Nice bracelet you made too.

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