An original bracelet design by Laura McCabe ©2010.
Inspired by the geometric designs and bold colours of the Art Deco era, this bracelet design utilizes Right Angle Weave and Peyote stitch to create a stunning cuff with fresh water pearls nestled amongst the woven beadwork.
Techniques: right angle weave, peyote stitch.
Skill level: intermediate to advanced.
11 page pattern with full colour step by step diagrams and written instructions
11º Japanese cylinder beads
colour A (primary colour), 10 grams
colour B (secondary colour), 3 grams
11º Japanese seed beads, 1 gram
15º Japanese seed beads
colour A (matches cylinder bead colour A), 8 grams
colour B (matches cylinder bead colour B), 1 gram
15º Japanese charlotte*, 1 gram
15º Czech charlottes, 1 gram
7-8mm fresh water pearls**, 30 - 40 pearls
3mm crystal bicones, 20 - 30 bicones
47ss crystal rivolis (or dentelles or chatons), 4 stones
slide clasp with 4 loops
* can be substituted with 13º Czech charlottes or 15º Japanese 3-cuts
** can be substituted with Swarovski pearls