It's Scream Week! Use Code FRIGHT for 15% Off Regular Prices + 500 BOO Buys & Trick or Treat for a gift!
The Design Gallery

Follow along with step-by-step beading projects and share your designs with beaders around the world—it’s quick & easy!

Chatter

Blue Sky and Garden Green

About this design:

Although I always look forward to fall this time of year, I dread the loss of my garden. I really enjoy the time spent under a blue sky in my green garden.

Components:

Jump rings for the chainmaille weave, faceted Peridot, Blue Quartz rectangular tubes (LB), 8mm Wooden Jasper (LB), and Czech Glass.

Additional Images:



Read the comments (or add your own)

  1. dolllady aka Pam
    dolllady aka Pam says:

    Beautiful fall blue sky and green bracelet as reminders of warm weather in the northern parts of our country.

  2. Robin nursechick
    Robin nursechick says:

    Kye, your bracelet is beautiful. Love all the texture!. It’s hard to pull your plants! One plant that has been just wonderful this year is climbing spinach. It has to go on a trellis or fence. Great taste. Clusters of purple seed pods( I’m saving). If you ever wanted dye anything purple- this would work!

  3. K Ralston
    K Ralston says:

    Beautiful bracelet. You’ve captured the blue sky and green garden colors here to remind you until next year.

  4. Beadaholic1
    Beadaholic1 says:

    Another lovely design. Love the colors…right into my favs!

  5. sweetjane
    sweetjane says:

    I always love to see your chainmaille designs…the colors and simplicity are what makes this bracelet. Just a great all around bracelet. I hated to see my garden go, as well, I love my Snapdragons! But it’s going to be soon…time to bring my large Christmas Cactus in…which will burst into blooms soon enough.

  6. No Photo
    thegreenzebra says:

    Kye, your wirework is so great, I like how you surrounded those Blue Quartz rectangles (it looks like there are 2? – so gorgeous) and your choice of beads. and I like the “less is more effect” – fantastic bracelet!

  7. Beady Little Eyes
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    A wonderful reminder of spring and summer for the coming seasons. I love it. The parts go together so nicely. Love the faceted peridot.

  8. kye
    kye says:

    Thank you for the sweet comments. I appreciate your feedback. Green Zebra there are 3 Quartz tubes.

  9. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Beautiful blue and green truly enhanced by your marvelous chainmaille. Great color, wonderful design, fantastic chainmaille!

  10. Crystal Canary
    Crystal Canary says:

    Kye, I like how the blues & greens contrast so nicely with the bronzed rings & wire. Love the clustered tubes connected to the chainmaille–a wonderful technique to finish off those end rings. This will be nice to wear when all the trees & greenery start to die off and you need a little ‘shot’ of summer memories to keep you warm during the cold months. The last of our zucchini plants died last week and we are so sad–gonna miss all the fresh grown veggies.

  11. kye
    kye says:

    Thanks CC and LRC.

Add your thoughts!

  1. No Photo
    YOU say:

    Sign up for a Lima account to comment—it's quick and free!

    Already have an account? Just log in.