Use size 11 seed beads, SuperDuo beads and any type size 3mm and 4mm beads (round beads, glass pearls, gemstones, bicone crystals, fire-polished beads, etc.) to create this versatile band that is much easier to bead than it looks. The pattern is fully illustrated with detailed step-by-step instructions. Click on a picture for more details at AroundTheBeadingTable.com.
Friday, January 9, 2015
Puffy Heart Pendant: My version of the "puffy" heart using the hana-ami motif. Fully illustrated and detailed step-by-step instructions for a double-sided "puffy" heart pendant—19 pages, 108 steps with illustrations. The smaller hearts make sweet earrings as well.
Rivoli Heart Pendant: This pendant is made by first creating a bezel using the peyote stitch to hold the rivoli. Next, use netting to add fire-polished beads and 11/0 seed beads around this rivoli base to form a heart. The pattern is fully illustrated with detailed step-by-step instructions.
FREE Heart Pendant: Fully illustrated and detailed step-by-step instructions for a crystal heart pendant that also includes directions for connecting the beaded heart motif to chain or you can create your own beaded chain. There's a downloadable PDF at the bottom of the pattern page.