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Off the Rack: Chan Luu Bracelet Look-a-likes at Target


Chan Luu knockoff looks for less at Target

I went to Target today in hopes of finding some Temple St. Clair jewelry—which they didn't have—but I did find some cool Chan Luu inspired bead bracelets (actually there are many designers making these stackable, leather wrap bead bracelets but Chan Luu is probably the most well-known of the bunch at the moment, having recently collaborated with Banana Republic on a limited-edition line). I found an assortment of colors and styles, each for $7.99. My favorite was a dark purple silk-look chord with gold-tone beads. Best part is that the closure features an easy-to-adjust slip knot so you can customize the fit to suit your wrist. Brilliant! Browse Chan Luu bracelets below for reference.

Comments
Heres an in-depth tutorial I did on how to make a Chan Luu replica - it looks nearly identical. I think you'll like it

http://rubymines.blogspot.com/2010/07/tutorial-chan-luu-turquoise-wrap.html

Have a lovely day
#1 Robin (Homepage) on 2010-08-31 12:15 (Reply)
Like it?! I LOVE it. Genius. I'm going to make my sister make me one, haha, she's patient and crafty. Thanks so much for sharing this!
#1.1 The Budget Babe on 2010-08-31 12:37 (Reply)
Mine didn't have the Temple St. Clair line either. What's up with that???
#2 Tracie on 2010-08-31 13:35 (Reply)
I LOVE it. Genius.
#3 vibram five fingers (Homepage) on 2010-08-31 20:41 (Reply)
Totally love love love Chan Luu's stuff too! Found some great deals on some if it at http://bit.ly/dtPw75
#4 kelly plubeau on 2010-09-01 09:59 (Reply)
http://www.dinnel.com/products/Swarovski-Crystal-Chain-Bracelet-Zircon-Bracelet-Light-Purple_1765.html
#5 lucychen (Homepage) on 2010-09-05 12:11 (Reply)
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