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Project

Swirly Buckle Bracelet

Project Description

Who is this project for? Women What are you most proud of? This band pattern is my original pattern, with all elements being handcrafted by me. (Including the swirl closure). What advice would you give someone starting this project? If you want to try to make it as pictured, I would learn to make the Buckle portion by looking at the February/March 2011 issue of Beadwork Magazine or the book, Shaped Beadwork. Then construct the band using the pattern provided (I omitted the outer border for the portion that goes through the buckle.) If you just like the band, the pattern provided is all you need.

What you will need

  • fireline
  • delicas
  • wire
  • swarovski crystal

Q&A with Terah

moon4791 asked:
Different but GOURGEOUS!!!!!!!!!!!! love it
Terah answered:
Thanks!! This project was a lot of fun to make!!!!
sanyta65189 asked:
I have a lovely vintage beaded belt buckle I have been holding onto for a while now.. It has always been longing to become jewelry.. I now know what I've been waiting for. ( I can't wait to post it when its completed.) Thanks so much for the inspiration!!
Terah answered:
I can't wait to see it!

Skill Level

Intermediate