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Caribbean Waters

Blue Color Block Thread-Wrapped Necklace or Bracelet
designed by Cynthia Kimura
Skill LevelBeginner
TechniqueKnots & Macrame
Time1-3 hours
Approximate Size43 Inches

Thread wrapping is a fun way to add color to your projects. In this case, I used it to create color blocks for my necklace.

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Add cool blue colors to your jewelry pieces with the thread wrapping technique. This technique creates a fun color-blocked look to your style, and it's so easy to do! Use it in all kinds of jewelry designs. This piece can be worn as a necklace or a bracelet, for even more variety in your looks. See more thread wrapping ideas in this Artbeads Cafe episode.

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Add all available items to your cart at once or edit the quantities below. Nice choice! All or most of the products needed for this project are shown below with quantities. Sometimes we sell out of components and aren’t able to order more from the manufacturer (we know, it is very disappointing to us, too). Use the opportunity to mix up the design and make it yours by substituting similar products or altering the entire color scheme—it’s up to you!
The BeadSmith S-Lon (Super-Lon) Bead Cord Winter Mix - 12 Spools, 77 yards ea.
Material Synthetic Fiber Brand S-Lon (Super-Lon) Thickness 0.6mm Sold on Spools Place Of Origin USA
1 $34.99
JBB Silver-Plated Pewter Dotted Spacer
Code PS-BD001
Material Silver-Plated Brand JBB Hole Size 4.5mm Sold Individually Place Of Origin Israel
1 $0.47
10 $0.40
Leather Cord USA 4.5mm Silver-Plated Pewter Textured Glu-N-Go Lobster Clasp Set
Code CLASP-0625
Material Silver-Plated Brand Leather Cord USA Sold by the Set Place Of Origin USA
1 $5.26
Leather Cord USA 3mm Natural Black Round Leather - By the Foot
Code BTF-0833
Material Real Leather Brand Leather Cord USA Thickness 3mm Sold by the Foot Important Occasionally, orders over 5 feet may be sent in more than one piece. No piece will be shorter than 3 feet.
1 $0.59
10 $0.51
Loctite Super Glue Ultra Gel Control .14oz
Code SUP-0542
1 $7.99
Large Loop Scissors
Code TOOL-123
1 $5.29
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