From birth, babies are taught the ways of her community through song. In Africa, the most widely-used instrument is the human voice to tell a story. Using antique chevron beads originally from Venice, Italy, Sam shares a rich history of mankind as seen through this wonderful trade bead. By incorporating Navy C-lon and brown leather, the bead design comes alive. This bracelet project combines two of our most popular techniques, laddering and silk wrapping, into a melodic pattern that catches your eye.