One of my favourite customers ask me to design a very simple, feminine pendant: a 12 mm rivoli surrounded by tiny flowers.
She bought two dozen sweaters for women come from low-income families, are in shelters or getting back in the work force. She wanted to bead a small pendant to donate along with the sweaters, something pretty but not that would cause the women harm in anyway.
“I just wanted to make a little something special for them that they cannot buy in the store.”
Continue reading Beaded flowers around a round stone
New bracelet beading tutorial
I designed the Andrea bracelet to match the Mangala pendant. You can create it with Swarovski bicone crystals. The shine of the crystals gives an elegant antique look to the bracelet (the silver bracelet on the photos). If you ran out the bicone crystals, you can use fire polished beads instead. They produce perfect result too (the antique brown and the black-green-blue-purple bracelets).
Although I write very detailed step by step instructions and guide you from the first step to the last with drawings, photos and explanations, I only recommend you this tutorial, if you are an practised beader, with RAW and CRAW experience.
Continue reading Bracelet beading tutorial: Andrea Bracelet
The Flat Chenille bracelet is one of my favourite jewelries I made, because I created the base of the bracelet: the flat chenille stitch too.
I was wondering, whether it’s possible to create a chenille net, with more chenille rows. As a result for many years ago (in 2015) I created the flat chenille stitch with my own method. This is an easy pattern, with an enchanted, delicate and beautiful result.
Continue reading How to do flat chenille stitch
Do you love cats? Then the ‘Cat pendant and bracelet beading tutorial’ is a must-have for you!
If you create it using silver seed beads it will be a unique, elegant piece. If you love colours, make it from shiny seed beads: use the colours of the rainbow, choose the shades of one colour, or create it from your favorite colour…
… and then make one for all your cat-lover relatives and friends.
You don’t need any special beads, only Continue reading New beading tutorial: Cat pendant and bracelet
The renewed version of the 5th Dimension Bracelet is here!
I enhanced the tutorial by adding phase photos and a printer-friendly excerpt from the illustrations of the steps.
Continue reading 5th Dimension Bracelet tutorial
I am fond of crystals. I love the radiance of every single crystal bead.
I like to work with these beads, to create jewelries from them, in which their shine is summarised. I created this royal bracelet from almost 400 Swarovski bicone crystals, and I recommend it to you, if you love the glistering of crystals as much as I do. Continue reading New beading tutorial Lady Di Swarovski crystal bracelet
Thank you very much all of you for your help, and the many and appropriate name suggestions.
I shared this post in more Facebook groups, and I received more than 35 great names for this bracelet. It was very hard for me to decide. Continue reading The name of the bracelet
I finished the tutorial of the Corona de Flore bracelet. Using the tutorial you can learn how to make this bracelet with RAW and peyote beading techniques.
You don’t need any special beads to create it. Continue reading Corona de Flore bracelet beading tutorial
A simple beading project for this flower bracelet from super duo beads, Swarovski bicone crystals and Toho seed beads. Beading pattern for beginners to advanced bead weavers.
Easy to follow free beading tutorial.
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