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Sedona Bracelet Stack

About this design:

I used a mix of Impression jasper, Larimar, Amazonite, and Rhodochrosite-along with two different knotting techniques (a square knot and a simple overhand knot) to create this easy-to-wear bracelet stack. I love this natural/earthy color palette, and the variety of knots adds another layer of interest.

What you’ll need: (buy products below)

Gemstones, seed beads, Chinese knotting cord, c-lon thread, lobster clasps, toggle clasps, super glue, 8/0 seed beads, jump rings, collapsible beading needle, tiny thread tassels.

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Step-by-Step Instructions:

Step 1:
Follow the attached link for instructions on how to use the square knot. I used c-lon size D thread & a collapsible beading needle.
Step 2:
I made the bracelet with the toggle clasp 14" long-enough to wrap around my wrist twice, and the bracelet with the lobster clasp is 6" long.
Step 3:
For the bracelets with the Chinese knotting cord, I began by attaching one end of the cord to the toggle clasp with a double knot & a drop of glue. Use a beading needle to slide on the beads, tying a knot in between each one-making sure the knot is right up against the bead. This is made easier by tightening the knots around round nose pliers (or a pencil) while holding the pliers up against the bead. Once you've reached your desired length, tie the end to the other part of the toggle clasp & place a drop of glue on the knot.

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15-16" strand $7.40
½ strand (loose) $4.20

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2.5" tube $2.16

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Measurements: 1mm hole/18 gauge

15-16" strand $6.90
½ strand (loose) $3.80

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78 yd. bobbin $1.70

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Measurements: 78 yard bobbin

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  1. kye
    kye says:

    Oh wow! This is absolutely gorgeous!

  2. GemmeDesign
    GemmeDesign says:

    Beautiful set!!

  3. Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked says:

    This is one of the most eye appealing color palettes, in my humble opinion. Love this set!

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    MH says:

    The colors are lovely!

  5. Crystal Canary
    Crystal Canary says:

    Lovely colors, and I really like the differing techniques you used in making these stackables. :)

  6. Beady Little Eyes
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    Love all of the different bead sizes together. Lovely.

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