Canyon Bracelet

Use flat peyote stitch and cylinder beads to form tubes, and then string them into this chic Southwestern-style bracelet.
SKU: EP11397

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$4.00
Details
Details

Stitch up this bracelet and build your stringing and flat peyote stitching skills. Explore the inspired design with patterning details that are beautiful and intriguing.

Finished Size: 8½"
Required Materials:
  • opaque burnt sienna size 15° seed beads
  • semimatte opaque rusty brown size 11° cylinder beads
  • semimatte galvanized champagne size 11° cylinder beads
  • opaque turquoise AB size 10° cylinder beads
  • smoky topaz luster 3mm firepolished rounds
  • opaque gold 4mm fire-polished rounds
  • turquoise 6mm pressed-glass rounds
  • red creek jasper 20mm coin
  • gold 12mm toggle clasp
  • gold-filled 2mm crimp tubes
  • gold-plated 3mm crimp covers
  • gold-plated wireguards
  • Smoke 6 lb braided beading thread
  • 24" of .019 beading wire
Tools: Scissors, Size 12 beading needles, 10" of cotton cord or twine, Wire cutters, Crimping pliers
Technique: flat peyote stitch, stringing
Originally Published: Quick & Easy Beadwork, 2014
Additional Info
Additional Info
SKU EP11397
Author/Speaker/Editor Jayashree Paramesh
Size N/A
Number Of Pages 0
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ISBN 13 N/A
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Product Type Project Download
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Reviews
Customer Reviews (1)
Lovely But Doesn't Work
Made this bracelet because the photo was very compelling and I liked the Southwest Motif. Very disappointed when finished to find that it simply doesn't work as a bracelet. It wont "circle" the wrist because the tubes are too long and rigid to bend. Even if you add beads to the end to make it longer, it just won't form a circle--more of an oval if anything and of course that makes the focal bead fall somewhere on the side of the wrist. VERY VERY disappointed as it took a while to complete. I managed to salvage my work by making it into a necklace, placing beads between the tubes so they could form somewhat of a circle. The design is lovely, but someone should actually TRY ON the finished product before publishing. Make the tubes if you like, but have another purpose in mind--not the bracelet.





Review by Pamela (Posted on 4/18/2015)
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