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By Claudine McCormack Jalajas

Methods to create wearable artistic endeavors! Beaded Bracelets will make it easier to make 25 unique woven beaded bracelets which are modern and certain to make a statement.

Every bracelet layout is exclusive and has been created by way of writer Claudine McCormack Jalajas that will help you grasp the 4 major uncomplicated beadweaving stitches: peyote, crossweave, correct perspective weave, and herringbone. each one layout comes with an entire and distinctive fabric record, and transparent step by step directions and illustrations. And the entire initiatives will express you the way beads are lightly woven jointly to create bracelets which are lacy, chunky, modern, fringed, smooth, and such a lot of all appealing. additionally incorporated are guidance for getting the correct instruments and beads and assets that may consultant your purchasing judgements.

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Repeat across the strip. 6. Turn the beadwork to add another row in this step. Add one pearl, one seed, and one pearl. Go through the seed bead you exited and the beads just added. Go up through the next seed bead shown in red. Add one pearl and one seed bead. Go through the last bead you added previously. Repeat across the strip. Repeat step 3 until you have ten pearls across. ROWS In the following steps you add rows so that the bracelet is the desired length, not including the clasp. You will need approximately thirty-four rows and a ¾” clasp for a 7 ¼” long bracelet.

Just do the best you can as far as being balanced and centered. Get to the end of your bracelet and line up the clasp with your bracelet. 11. Go through the beadwork to one end of the brace- let. Add two seed beads, go through one ring of the clasp end, add two seed beads, and go into the beadwork at the end of the bracelet. Go through the work a few times to reinforce the join. Repeat this process to secure the other rings. 12. Use the tail on the oppposite end of the bracelet and add the other part of the clasp in the same way.

Note: For purposes of these instructions the front will be red and the back will be blue. You will continually flip from front to back. The clasp cover slides over the clasp to hide it but also holds the two straps of the bracelet together while wearing it. It is made with even-count two-drop peyote stitch (explained in the following steps) combining seed beads and FP crystals. 10. String one FP crystal and two B seed beads seven times. flip around 8. The next row will build on the first by going in the opposite direction.

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