Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Work in Progress: Chromatic Cuff

I’m just about to start a new cuff bracelet with a very exciting palette of opaque crayon colors, plus a dash of black and white stripes. With all of these rainbow and chromatic inspirations coming my way, I’m really missing have more orange in my stash, but I’ll have to make due until the next seed bead stock-up. So far I’m more than happy with the way things are turning out, so there's no rush.

Opaque Rainbow Cuff in Progress


I’m also playing around a bit with some vintage millefiori beads that I picked up while thrifting for new summer garments. (The star of the trip was a new handbag in my favorite color – chartreuse!) I’m looking forward to seeing what these little beads can do, though the oblong shape might make them a little tricky to incorporate into my favorite designs.

What are you making right now?

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