My “Ready For Halloween” Triangle Bracelet

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Still working on triangles. I wasn’t too excited when I started off. But now I like them.

The pattern I was following (in Beth Stone’s More Seed Bead Stitching book) said to use 11/0 seed beads. I used 8/0 instead. I like working with the larger seed beads. And in black and orange. I was thinking Halloween.

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These have holes in the center.

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I made a few. Had no ideas. Made a few more. Tried to assemble them in various ways. But only liked the staggered look. One fitting inside the other.

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Ended up making 10 triangles.

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It was kind of tricky sewing each together but if you know how to peyote then you know that I went in and out of the high beads to connect them. From the tip down to the 5th or 6th bead on each side.

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For the toggle, I made a black seed bead toggle bar. It fits inside the center of the last triangle.

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Did I make earrings? You betcha.

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11 comments on “My “Ready For Halloween” Triangle Bracelet

  1. digipicsphotography says:

    Oh so Halloween! Very pretty!

  2. 😉 As much as I love Halloween…the first thing that popped into my head was GAME ON! SF GIANTS COLORS!

    Baseballs in the earrings!

  3. Crystal says:

    What a great set for Halloween/Autumn! The earrings add the final touch – just adorable!

    You know, it reminds me of Halloween candy! 🙂

    (or am I just hungry, lol)

  4. don_mae says:

    Thanks much!!

    I am working on a pink and black set. Triangles are finished. Just have to sew them together.

  5. Kokopelli says:

    This bracelet says: perfect design! Especially the connections and the toggle clasp fitting in the last triangle.

  6. I LOVE this, now I just have to learn how to do the peyote stitch so I can make some for next year. LOL I’ll never get it down soon enough for this Halloween.

  7. Love the orange and black, if fact, if I end up making some, I think I’ll have the orange as the predominant color instead of the black. Very cute!!

  8. Beth Stone says:

    I love creative people. What a great way to connect the triangles! I would love to see your next one. I am doing final edits on my new book, Bead, Play & Love.”. It’s a self-published work of art/labor of love.

    • don_mae says:

      Hi Beth!!

      What a surprise to see your post. I am loving your book, More Seed Bead Stitching. I am having so much fun making triangles, I may never make it off pages 53-54. 😀

      I am just about finished with another triangle bracelet. Would love to show it to you. Should I e-mail you a photo?

      Thanks so much for posting to my blog.

  9. faride says:

    how do make that

    • don_mae says:

      Hi there.

      I was following the instructions from Beth Stone’s More Seed Bead Stitching book to make the triangles. Then I put my own spin on how to combine multiple triangles.

      Hope this helps. Thanks!!

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