Ondina Bracelet by Debora Hodoyer

The color and texture of the O beads, SuperDuos, and round beads in Debora Hodoyer’s Ondina Bracelet evoke the underwater realms of a water nymph. Find it today in Beadwork June/July 2018.

Ondina Bracelet

Techniques: Right-angle weave, netting, peyote stitch variation

Project level: Beginner

Materials:
0.5 g matte dark olive size 15° Japanese seed beads (A)
0.5 g matte dark olive size 11° Japanese seed beads (B)
56 lime alabaster pastel 5×2.5mm 2-hole SuperDuos (C)
9 g matte white vitrail 3.8×1mm O beads (D)
28 palace green opal 4mm crystal bicones (E)
26 saturated chartreuse 3mm fire-polished rounds (F)
43 opaque green Picasso 4mm pressed-glass rounds (G)
1 silver 18mm round toggle clasp
4 silver 4mm jump rings
Crystal 8 lb FireLine braided beading thread

Ondina Bracelet: Main Colorway

Ondina Bracelet: Main Colorway

Tools:
Scissors
Size 12 beading needle

Finished size: 7 1/4″

Artist’s Tip:
To keep the beadwork flat and smooth, work with relaxed tension and periodically flatten the beadwork with your hands on your work surface.

Alternate Colorways:
BLUE
0.5 g metallic nebula size 15° Japanese seed beads (A)
0.5 g semi-glazed blue turquoise size 11° Japanese seed beads (B)
56 opaque aqua alabaster pastel 5×2.5mm 2-hole SuperDuos (C)
9 g matte white azuro 3.8x1mm O beads (D)
28 Caribbean blue opal 4mm crystal bicones (E)
26 saturated navy 3mm fire-polished rounds (F)
43 turquoise with pink/topaz luster 4mm pressed-glass rounds (G)
1 silver 18mm round toggle clasp
4 silver 4mm jump rings
Crystal 8 lb FireLine braided beading thread

Ondina Bracelet: Blue Colorway

Ondina Bracelet: Blue Colorway

PURPLE
0.5 g semi-glazed lavender size 15° Japanese seed beads (A)
0.5 g semi-glazed lavender size 11° Japanese seed beads (B)
56 white pastel light rose 5×2.5mm 2-hole SuperDuos (C)
9 g matte white labrador 3.8x1mm O beads (D)
28 amethyst 4mm crystal bicones (E)
26 saturated lavender 3mm fire-polished rounds (F)
43 pink luster 4mm pressed-glass rounds (G)
1 silver 18mm round toggle clasp
4 silver 4mm jump rings
Crystal 8 lb FireLine braided beading thread

Ondina Bracelet: Purple Colorway

Ondina Bracelet: Purple Colorway

DEBORA HODOYER is an art lover, a musician, and a traveler who was born and raised in Sardinia, Italy. She fell in love with beads and developed her own style over time, trying to combine ancient traditions with hints of modern style. Visit www.crownofstones.etsy.com.


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