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This was made for a teenager that doesn't fit in... I thought that showing her everything can be different and beautiful at the same time.. Her dad was so pleased with this...


Lots of Beads Lots of Silver Seed Beeds Shell chips

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  1. Shannon aka Silly Chick
    Shannon aka Silly Chick says:

    What a unique way to boost a young girl’s self-esteem! I’m sure she’ll always treasure your gift – for its beauty and the wisdom behind it! Utterly charming!

  2. ChickyD aka Debra
    ChickyD aka Debra says:

    REALLY, really COOL!!!!!!! thoughtful gift, too!

  3. Desiree J
    Desiree J says:

    It’s funny how looking back you can easily see how fitting in really wasn’t that big of a deal, but when it is happening it is so horrible and traumatic. I love the idea behind this, the combination is really beautiful and the colors so vibrant. I really hope your message was received loud and clear.

  4. Cuban Queen Crazy Chick
    Cuban Queen Crazy Chick says:

    VERY cool! The bracelet AND the purpose!

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    Clarith says:

    Perfect name. Unfortuately with all boys I have to try my designs out on my friends. Usually my youngest son’s girlfriends gets to be my sounding board on what she thinks of some of my designs.
    I have cut down on asking my daughter-in-law because pieces have been known to end up going home with her.

    KPJEWELS says:

    Thos is a gorgeous piece with a gorgeous message. Just a suggestion: Would it help her if you were to try teaching her something about the art of beading?????????

  7. WireWrangler
    WireWrangler says:

    It takes talent to successfully combine so many different colors, textures, sizes, etc and have it “work”. Well done!

  8. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    What a thoughtful, sensitive design and gift, Alex! :D

  9. Claudia
    Claudia says:

    This is taking beading to the next level…allowing the piece to have a voice and a message. This bracelet is now a symbol, almost a soul symbol that carries the most beautiful message and connects to this girl’s heart.

    Spirals are so important historically too, the labyrinth was a symbol of the soul and a symbol of the journey of life and of karma. So to see you use the spiral bracelet, and the many different levels is sort of breathtaking. You show not only that someone can be unique, but you show the journey, the winding road of life, and the adventures one can have while walking the path.

    Really astounding work. Kudos.

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