Often I find inspiration for a bracelet in the colours locked inside one tiny glass bead. Today I was mesmerized by an exquisite, aqua and peach, water coloured unique. The colours are so delicious, the and the shimmer of the light on the patterns simply magical. The rest of the bracelet design came together in a flash!
It used to be quite tricky to find warm toned pink glass in the Trollbeads collection, but over the past year there have been a number of lovely new additions to the production collection. The new warm pinks, such as “Desert Flower”, “Pink Petals” and “Engraved Romance”make it easier than ever to create a pink design that glows.
I also utilized some of the designs that have long been favorites… “Pink Gold” and both faceted and round “Rose Quartz” help to complete this design. To complement the aqua green tones in our unique inspiration bead, I placed a beautiful “Amazonite” at the heart of the design. Other touches of spring green are dotted about the bracelet…
I reached for one of the stars of the new Spring Collection, “Seabed”, and balanced it with “Desert Rose”, another sparkling murano glass design on the opposite side of the bracelet. A wonderfully budded unique gives textural interest, and seems to be echoed by the “Spiritual Adornment” nearby. I found a delicate little iris patterned unique to balance the original inspiration unique, and completed the bracelet with a pair of prisms in perfect shades of pink and green.
Clockwise from clasp: “Large Flower Lock”, “Green Prism”, “Unique Glass”, “Desert Rose”, “Spiritual Ornament”, “Engraved Romance”, “Seabed”, “Rose Quartz, round”, “Narcissus of December”, “Amazonite”, “Pink Petals”, “Spring Wave”, “Violet of February”, “Pink Gold”, “Unique”, Rose Quartz”, “Spiritual Adornment”, “Seabed”, “unique”, “Pink Prism”.