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Shibori Silk Cuffs, Part 2

Shibori Silk BraceletI started talking about my venture into shibori silk bracelets in another post, and so here are a couple more photos of my bracelets.

First is a bracelet where the silk forms less of a design element, in favor of rivolis and drop beads.  This bracelet is more textured than the other bracelets.

I also added sequins to this bracelet, as well as some of the Czech Superduo beads.  Glass pearls of various sizes and seed beads make up much of the rest of this bracelet.

I also used a wider color range on this bracelet -- green to pink to purple to amber.

Whisper of MidnightIn contrast, the next bracelet is monochromatic.  The silk was supposed to be more of a contrast, and when it turned out to be less so, I decided that a pallet of gray might be in order.

I had some of those fun peacock rivolis, and figured that they would be a great addition to the pearls and silk.  The peacock rivolis have a more subdued color flash, which gave the bracelet a little hint of color.

Any more to display?  I have some in the works, with different color combos.  Some with dichroic cabs, some with rivolis.

And...I am also working on an ebook that will feature a project made with the shibori silk.  😀

So meanwhile, hope you like these photos, and happy beading!!!

2 Crystal Peacock Eye Swarovski Crystal Rivoli Stone 1122 14mm
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Swarovski 1122 Peacock UNF Various Sizes Rivoli Stones
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Swarovski 1122 Peacock UNF Various Sizes Rivoli Stones
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144PCS Peacock Green Glass Rhinestone Rivoli Crytsal Stone 93159
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144PCS Peacock Blue Glass Rhinestone Rivoli Crytsal Stone 93168
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STERLING SILVER EARRINGS WITH SWAROVSKI Elements RIVOLI CRYSTAL PEACOCK EYE 14mm
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4 Crystal Peacock Eye Swarovski Crystal Foiled 1122 Rivoli Stone Beads 14MM
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925 STERLING SILVER CHAIN NECKLACE WITH SWAROVSKI  RIVOLI PEACOCK EYE 14mm
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