Tuesday, April 14, 2009

Neon Fun Bracelet

Most of my bead weaving is done with tiny beads. Really tiny beads. This makes for a very detailed design, but it is an incredibly time consuming labor of love. Any bead weaver out there knows what I'm talking about. Every once in a while though, I feel the need for (almost) instant gratification. Anything that can be finished in an afternoon is "instant gratification" for a bead weaver.

This bracelet was my "instant gratification" this past weekend. Its woven with size 8 seed beads, in orange, green, and pink neon colors. It's finished with a silver-plated swivel lobster clasp. I don't think I'll ever go back to non-swivel lobster clasps after using a swivel. Not having to worry about your bracelet and clasp getting all twisted on you is a wonderful thing!




4 comments:

Melissa said...

Ooh I love those neon colors. They are so bright, and beautiful.

storybeader said...

you will glow in the dark with that one! One thing about beadweaving: I'm not pushing myself to get it done. I'm NOT going to mess something up, after all the time I've put into it!

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NICO Designs said...

What a fun bracelet and so perfect for spring and summer days. And I agree with storybeader--you are so to glow with this one!

erika