Beadwork Sitemap - Page 4 2016-09-26

Necklace Bead Boards Help Layout Single or Multi-Strand Designs
Beadwork.

Arranging Beads in Patterns Using a Bead Board
Beadwork.

Using a Bracelet Bead Board to Size and Layout Designs
Beadwork.

About Peyote Beadwork Stitch
Information about peyote stitch and its variations including flat peyote, circular peyote, tubular peyote a great beginner and advanced beadwork stitch

Best Books for Learning Beading and Beadwork
these are the top titles for those just starting out beading. If you want to learn beading and beadwork for the finest, they you can't go wrong with any of these terrific beadwork tutorial titles.

How to Use a Bead Spinner
Learn how to string beads of the same color, or a mix of beads, quickly using a device called a bead spinner.

- By Category
An index of categories in the

How to use a counterweight to balance your jewelry design
How to use a weight or counterweight to help keep a necklace or bracelet clasp where you want it (out of sight!).

Chain Tassel Materials
Beadwork.

Hand Chain with Simple Loops
Beadwork.

Hand Chain Bracelet and Ring
You know this bracelet and ring combination is on point when your daughter wants one! Simple step by step instructions to make a hand chain bracelet.

Make a Bracelet and Start the Chain Connector
Beadwork.

Making the Chain Connector
Beadwork.

Finishing the Hand Chain
Beadwork.

Supplies Needed to Make a Hand Chain
Beadwork.

Make a Chain Ring
Beadwork.

Add a Clasp and Extender Rings
Beadwork.

Add a Charm Dangle
Beadwork.

Connect Loops to Make a Bead Chain
Beadwork.

Center the Loop
Beadwork.

Determining the Amount of Wire per Looop
Beadwork.

Determining the Amount of Wire per Link
Beadwork.

Starting the Second Eye Loop
Beadwork.

Bead Link Bracelet Step by Step
How to make a rosary chain bracelet with a charm

Wrap the Wire Around the Pliers
Beadwork.

How to Make Bead Links
Beadwork.

Adding Beads to the Back of the Embossed Foil Charm
Stringing the embossed foil charm

Add a Turn Around Bead at the End of the Strand
How to add a turn around bead to complete a bead unit

Threading the Beads and Charms
How to string the beaded sun catcher

Materials for a Beaded Sun Catcher
Materials you can use to make beaded sun catchers

Beaded Sun Catcher Project Instructions
Instructions to make a simple beaded sun catcher suitable for indoor or outdoor use

Stitching Beads to the Embossed Foil Charm
Stitching Beads to the Embossed Foil Charm

FinisFinish attaching the charmh attaching the charm
Stitch through the beadwork to the stop bead to complete the sun catcher

Tie the Beaded Strand to an S Hook Clasp
Finish the sun catcher by tying the beads to a hook for hanging

Adjust and Straighten the Loops and Wraps
Beadwork.

Finish the Loop
Beadwork.

Grasp the top of the Loop and Tail with Pliers
Beadwork.

Add a Bead and Another Wrapped Loop
Beadwork.

Are You Ready to Sell Your Handmade Jewelry?
Refer to this list of questions to ask yourself before you consider selling your handmade jewelry.

Bead Buying Tips for New Jewelry Makers
Tips on how to buy beads for new jewelry makers, based on my years of experience purchasing jewelry making supplies, gemstones and seed beads.

Add your Beads to the Wire
3 techniques for adding a large quantity of seed beads to a wire

Attach the Wire by Wrapping it Around Three Times
How to attach a wire to a beading hoop or other finding

Wrap the Beaded Wire Around the Hoop
How to wrap beads around an earring hoop

Secure the Wire Tail and Finish the Earring
How to secure the wire tail after wrapping beads onto a hoop or other finding

Make bead wrapped hoop earrings in confetti colors
Wrap store bought hoop earrings with assorted beads to make fun confetti colored earrings.

How to Choose and Use Jump Rings
How to select the proper size and style of jump ring, identify good quality jump rings, plus open and close them correctly.

Seed Bead Identification
The three main types of seed beads, how to tell them apart and links to lots more detailed information.

Rocket Ship Toggle Clasp
This clasp is a true original with a toggle in the shape of a space rocket. Page 3.

Bead and Loop Jewelry Clasp
This basic bead-and-loop design makes a perfect clasp for a peyote stitch cuff bracelet. Page 4.

Peyote Stitch Toggle Clasp for a Daisy Chain
This toggle clasp is designed for use with beaded daisy chains. Page 5.

Chili Pepper Beadwoven Toggle Clasp
Check out this amazing little toggle clasp with a beaded chili pepper as the toggle bar. Page 2.

Hexagon Beaded Toggle Clasp
Here's a peyote stitch toggle clasp with a hexagon-shaped beaded toggle ring. See how I attached the clasp parts to the ends of a rope of tubular herringbone stitch. Page 6.

Think Pink Beaded Bracelet Toggle Clasp
Admire this simple beaded toggle that serves as the clasp for Kathleen Bianchi's Think Pink bracelet.

Design Gallery of Beaded Clasps for Jewelry
This gallery features handmade beaded clasps for bead bracelets, necklaces, and anklets.

Review: The French Knitter from Clover USA
Vicki O'Dell reviews The French Knitter from Clover USA

Add Beaded End Loops to Square Stitch With an Odd Number of Columns
Learn how to add beaded end loops to square stitch beadwork that has an odd number of vertical columns.

How to Add End Loops to Square Stitch Beadwork
Learn how to add beaded end loops to square stitch beadwork that has an even number of vertical columns.

Green Envy Netted Bangle Bracelet
Step by step directions to make a gorgeous bead-encrusted bangle bracelet.

Green Envy Netted Bangle Bracelet
Step by step directions to make a gorgeous bead-encrusted bangle bracelet.

Green Envy Netted Bangle Bracelet
Step by step directions to make a gorgeous bead-encrusted netted bangle bracelet.

Green Envy Netted Bangle Bracelet
Step by step directions to make a gorgeous bead-encrusted netted bangle bracelet.

Green Envy Netted Bangle Bracelet
Step by step directions to make a gorgeous bead-encrusted bangle bracelet.

Green Envy Netted Bangle Bracelet
Step by step directions to make a gorgeous bead-encrusted bangle bracelet.

Green Envy Netted Bangle Bracelet
Step by step directions to make a gorgeous bead-encrusted bangle bracelet.

Green Envy Netted Bangle Bracelet
Step by step directions to make a gorgeous bead-encrusted netted bangle bracelet.

Green Envy Netted Bangle Bracelet
Step by step directions to make a gorgeous bead-encrusted netted bangle bracelet.

Green Envy Netted Bangle Bracelet
Step by step directions to make a gorgeous bead-encrusted netted bangle bracelet.

Green Envy Netted Bangle Bracelet
Step by step directions to make a gorgeous bead-encrusted bangle bracelet.

Green Envy Netted Bangle Bracelet
Step by step directions to make a gorgeous bead-encrusted bangle bracelet.

Square Stitch Tutorial
Free tutorial on how to do square stitch, the off-loom beadweaving stitch sometimes known as

Square Stitch Tutorial
Free tutorial on how to do square stitch, the off-loom beadweaving stitch sometimes known as

Square Stitch Tutorial
Free tutorial on how to do square stitch, the off-loom beadweaving stitch sometimes known as

Square Stitch Tutorial
Free tutorial on how to do square stitch, the off-loom beadweaving stitch sometimes known as

Square Stitch Tutorial
Free tutorial on how to do square stitch, the off-loom beadweaving stitch sometimes known as

Square Stitch Tutorial
Free tutorial on how to do square stitch, the off-loom beadweaving stitch sometimes known as

Square Stitch Tutorial
Free tutorial on how to do square stitch, the off-loom beadweaving stitch sometimes known as

Square Stitch Tutorial
Free tutorial on how to do square stitch, the off-loom beadweaving stitch sometimes known as

Stitch Your Beadwork Quilt Square to Its Backing
Stitch your beaded Bead-It-Forward to a backing.

Complete Your Bead-It-Forward Beaded Quilt Square
The final steps for preparing your Bead-It-Forward beaded quilt square for submission.

Finishing a Bead-It-Forward Quilt Square
Complete your Bead-It-Forward square by attaching it to its backing, signing it, and mailing it off.

Suggested Beading Supplies and Example of the Completed India Tree Flounc Bracelet
This page lists the suggested beading supplies for stitching the India Tree horizontal beaded netting pattern. The free pattern chart is shown on the previous page.

How to Attach a Bead-It-Forward Quilt Square to a Backing
Learn how to prepare your beaded square for the annual Bead-It-Forward charity quilt project.

Double Cross Square Stitch Bracelet Free Beading Pattern
A free beading pattern for this easy and stunning bracelet made with a simple base of square stitch and embellished with Czech fire polished beads in an alternating criss-cross pattern.

Double Cross Square Stitch Bracelet Free Beading Pattern
A free beading pattern for this easy and stunning bracelet made with a simple base of square stitch and embellished with Czech fire polished beads in an alternating criss-cross pattern.

Double Cross Square Stitch Bracelet Free Beading Pattern
A free beading pattern for this easy and stunning bracelet made with a simple base of square stitch and embellished with Czech fire polished beads in an alternating criss-cross pattern.

Double Cross Square Stitch Bracelet Free Beading Pattern
A free beading pattern for this easy and stunning bracelet made with a simple base of square stitch and embellished with Czech fire polished beads in an alternating criss-cross pattern.

Double Cross Square Stitch Bracelet Free Beading Pattern
A free beading pattern for this easy and stunning bracelet made with a simple base of square stitch and embellished with Czech fire polished beads in an alternating criss-cross pattern.

Double Cross Square Stitch Bracelet Free Beading Pattern
A free beading pattern for this easy and stunning bracelet made with a simple base of square stitch and embellished with Czech fire polished beads in an alternating criss-cross pattern.

Double Cross Square Stitch Bracelet Free Beading Pattern
A free beading pattern for this easy and stunning bracelet made with a simple base of square stitch and embellished with Czech fire polished beads in an alternating criss-cross pattern.

Double Cross Square Stitch Bracelet Free Beading Pattern
A free beading pattern for this easy and stunning bracelet made with a simple base of square stitch and embellished with Czech fire polished beads in an alternating criss-cross pattern.

Double Cross Square Stitch Free Beading Pattern
A free beading pattern for this easy and stunning bracelet made with a simple base of square stitch and embellished with Czech fire polished beads in an alternating criss-cross pattern.

Double Cross Square Stitch Bracelet Free Beading Pattern
A free beading pattern for this easy and stunning bracelet made with a simple base of square stitch and embellished with Czech fire polished beads in an alternating criss-cross pattern.

Summer Forest Pendant and Double Spiral Rope Necklace Free Beading Pattern
This cool, lush Summer Forest pendant and double spiral rope necklace works up a lot faster than you think, and is cool and comfortable to wear in any weather.

Summer Forest Pendant and Double Spiral Rope Necklace Free Beading Pattern
This cool, lush Summer Forest pendant and double spiral rope necklace works up a lot faster than you think, and is cool and comfortable to wear in any weather.

Summer Forest Pendant and Double Spiral Rope Necklace Free Beading Pattern
This cool, lush Summer Forest pendant and double spiral rope necklace works up a lot faster than you think, and is cool and comfortable to wear in any weather.

Summer Forest Pendant and Double Spiral Rope Necklace Free Beading Pattern
This cool, lush Summer Forest pendant and double spiral rope necklace works up a lot faster than you think, and is cool and comfortable to wear in any weather.

Summer Forest Pendant and Double Spiral Rope Necklace Free Beading Pattern
This cool, lush Summer Forest pendant and double spiral rope necklace works up a lot faster than you think, and is cool and comfortable to wear in any weather.

Summer Forest Pendant and Double Spiral Rope Necklace Free Beading Pattern
This cool, lush Summer Forest pendant and double spiral rope necklace works up a lot faster than you think, and is cool and comfortable to wear in any weather.

Summer Forest Pendant and Double Spiral Rope Necklace Free Beading Pattern
This cool, lush Summer Forest pendant and double spiral rope necklace works up a lot faster than you think, and is cool and comfortable to wear in any weather.

Summer Forest Pendant and Double Spiral Rope Necklace Free Beading Pattern
This cool, lush Summer Forest pendant and double spiral rope necklace works up a lot faster than you think, and is cool and comfortable to wear in any weather.

Summer Forest Pendant and Double Spiral Rope Necklace Free Beading Pattern
This cool, lush Summer Forest pendant and double spiral rope necklace works up a lot faster than you think, and is cool and comfortable to wear in any weather.

Twisted Fringe Tutorial
A free step by step tutorial for working twisted fringe.

Twisted Fringe Tutorial
A free step by step tutorial for working twisted fringe.

Twisted Fringe Tutorial
A free step by step tutorial for working twisted fringe

Twisted Fringe Tutorial
A free step by step tutorial for working twisted fringe.

Diamonds and Pearls Necklace Part I - Brick Stitch Diamonds
The first of two parts of instructions for creating the Diamonds and Pearls Necklace, designed by Jennifer VanBenschoten for About.com.

Diamonds and Pearls Necklace Part I - Brick Stitch Diamonds
The first of two parts of instructions for creating the Diamonds and Pearls Necklace, designed by Jennifer VanBenschoten for About.com.

Diamonds and Pearls Necklace Part I - Brick Stitch Diamonds
The first of two parts of instructions for creating the Diamonds and Pearls Necklace, designed by Jennifer VanBenschoten for About.com.

Diamonds and Pearls Necklace Part I - Brick Stitch Diamonds
The first of two parts of instructions for creating the Diamonds and Pearls Necklace, designed by Jennifer VanBenschoten for About.com.

Diamonds and Pearls Necklace Part I - Brick Stitch Diamonds
The first of two parts of instructions for creating the Diamonds and Pearls Necklace, designed by Jennifer VanBenschoten for About.com.

Diamonds and Pearls Necklace Part I - Brick Stitch Diamonds
The first of two parts of instructions for creating the Diamonds and Pearls Necklace, designed by Jennifer VanBenschoten for About.com.

Diamonds and Pearls Necklace Part I - Brick Stitch Diamonds
The first of two parts of instructions for creating the Diamonds and Pearls Necklace, designed by Jennifer VanBenschoten for About.com.

Diamonds and Pearls Necklace Part I - Brick Stitch Diamonds
The first of two parts of instructions for creating the Diamonds and Pearls Necklace, designed by Jennifer VanBenschoten for About.com.

Branch Fringe Tutorial
A free step by step tutorial for working branch fringe.

Branch Fringe Tutorial
A free step by step tutorial for working branch fringe.

Branch Fringe Tutorial
A free step by step tutorial for working branch fringe.

Branch Fringe Tutorial
A free step by step tutorial for working branch fringe.

How to Make a Basic Loop
Step by step directions for how to make a basic loop using wire.

Modern Metallic Brick Stitch Earrings
Make a pair of beautiful, modern earrings using metallic cylinder beads and some simple sterling silver cones. These elegant beadwoven earrings are created using brick stitch.

Modern Metallic Brick Stitch Earrings
Make a pair of beautiful, modern earrings using metallic cylinder beads and some simple sterling silver cones. These elegant beadwoven earrings are created using brick stitch.

Modern Metallic Brick Stitch Earrings
Make a pair of beautiful, modern earrings using metallic cylinder beads and some simple sterling silver cones. These elegant beadwoven earrings are created using brick stitch.

Modern Metallic Brick Stitch Earrings
Make a pair of beautiful, modern earrings using metallic cylinder beads and some simple sterling silver cones. These elegant beadwoven earrings are created using brick stitch.

Modern Metallic Brick Stitch Earrings
Make a pair of beautiful, modern earrings using metallic cylinder beads and some simple sterling silver cones. These elegant beadwoven earrings are created using brick stitch.

Modern Metallic Brick Stitch Earrings
Make a pair of beautiful, modern earrings using metallic cylinder beads and some simple sterling silver cones. These elegant beadwoven earrings are created using brick stitch.

Modern Metallic Brick Stitch Earrings
Make a pair of beautiful, modern earrings using metallic cylinder beads and some simple sterling silver cones. These elegant beadwoven earrings are created using brick stitch.

Modern Metallic Brick Stitch Earrings
Make a pair of beautiful, modern earrings using metallic cylinder beads and some simple sterling silver cones. These elegant beadwoven earrings are created using brick stitch.

Modern Metallic Brick Stitch Earrings
Make a pair of beautiful, modern earrings using metallic cylinder beads and some simple sterling silver cones. These elegant beadwoven earrings are created using brick stitch.

Modern Metallic Brick Stitch Earrings
Make a pair of beautiful, modern earrings using metallic cylinder beads and some simple sterling silver cones. These elegant beadwoven earrings are created using brick stitch.

Corkscrew Fringe Tutorial: Materials and Getting Started
Information about the materials you need to make corkscrew fringe to embellish your finished beadwork and how to get started.

Corkscrew Fringe Tutorial: Add the First Bead
How to get started stitching corkscrew fringe. Corkscrew fringe is a variation on square stitch that makes a lacy and ruffled beaded fringe for embellishing finished beadwork.

Corkscrew Fringe Tutorial: Secure the First Bead and Get Into Position
Securing the first bead of corkscrew fringe will also get you into position to add the next bead.

Corkscrew Fringe Tutorial: Add Remaining Beads
Finish stitching the remaining beads in the strand of fringe. Corkscrew fringe makes a lacy and ruffled fringe to embellish your finished beadwork.

Corkscrew Fringe Tutorial: Reinforcing the First Row and Securing the Fringe
After you finish the first row, you need to reinforce the spine and secure the fringe to the finished beadwork.

Corkscrew Fringe Tutorial: Getting into Position for the Next Strand
After you have secured the first strand of corkscrew fringe, you need to get into position to add the next strand.

Corkscrew Fringe Tutorial: Ideas, Tips and Tricks
Some ideas, tips and tricks for using corkscrew fringe to embellish finished beadwork.

How to Make a Wrapped Loop
Step by step directions for how to make a wrapped loop out of wire.

How to Make a Wrapped Loop
Step by step directions for how to make a wrapped loop out of wire.

How to Make a Wrapped Loop
Step by step directions for how to make a wrapped loop out of wire.

How to Make a Wrapped Loop
Step by step directions for how to make a wrapped loop out of wire.

How to Make a Wrapped Loop
Step by step directions for how to make a wrapped loop out of wire.

How to Make a Wrapped Loop
Step by step directions for how to make a wrapped loop out of wire.

Flat Ndebele or Herringbone Stitch Tutorial
A free tutorial for learning Ndebele or herringbone stitch using a traditional start.

Flat Ndebele or Herringbone Stitch Tutorial
A free tutorial for learning Ndebele or herringbone stitch using a traditional start.

Flat Ndebele or Herringbone Stitch Tutorial
A free tutorial for learning Ndebele or herringbone stitch using a traditional start.

Flat Ndebele or Herringbone Stitch Tutorial
A free tutorial for learning Ndebele or herringbone stitch using a traditional start.

Flat Ndebele or Herringbone Stitch Tutorial
A free tutorial for learning Ndebele or herringbone stitch using a traditional start.

Flat Ndebele or Herringbone Stitch Tutorial
A free tutorial for learning Ndebele or herringbone stitch using a traditional start.

Flat Ndebele or Herringbone Stitch Tutorial
A free tutorial for learning Ndebele or herringbone stitch using a traditional start.

Beadwork on a Loom Trapeze for "No-Warps" Loom Beading
An example of my bead loom trapeze in action.

How (and Why) to Add a Trapeze to Your Bead Loom
Learn why I added a trapeze device to my beading loom for no-warps beading with starter strips.

How to Make a Basic Loop
Step by step directions for how to make a basic loop using wire.

How to Make a Basic Loop
Step by step directions for how to make a basic loop using wire.

How to Make a Basic Loop
Step by step directions for how to make a basic loop using wire.

Peyote Stitch Beaded Strap for an Amulet Bag
Learn how to make and attach a narrow peyote stitch strap for an amulet bag.

Peyote Stitch Beaded Strap for an Amulet Bag
Learn how to make and attach a narrow peyote stitch strap for an amulet bag.

How to Make a Basic Loop
Step by step directions for how to make a basic loop using wire.

How to Make a Basic Loop
Step by step directions for how to make a basic loop using wire.

How to Make a Basic Loop
Step by step directions for how to make a basic loop using wire.

Completing the First Stitch of the Daisy Flower Component
Beadwork.

Add a Second Delica to Complete the First Circular Brick Stitch
Stitch up the delica bead to complete the brick stitch

Starting the Circular Brick Stitch
Starting the first round of circular brick stitch beaded daisy component

Materials to Make a Beaded Flower Component
Types of beads used to make a beaded flower component using brick stitch

Using Your Beaded Daisy Flower Components in Jewelry
How to use beaded daisy flower components in jewelry

Completing the Circle of the First Round of Brick Stitch
Completing the flower component and tying off the threads.

Deciding When to Add One More Bead
Deciding whether or not to add one more bead to a circular brick stitch round

Adding a Second Petal to the Beaded Flower Component
Finishing the second stitch of a brick stitch flower component

Skip the Delica and Stitch Down Through the Drop Bead
How to secure the petal bead using a turn bead

Beaded Flower Component Using Brick Stitch
Beaded flower component made with 11/0 delica and drop beads.

Making the brick stitch bracelet centerpiece
How to make an identity style bracelet with brick stitch centerpiece

Attaching the chain and finishing the bracelet
Step 2 of how to make an identity style bracelet with brick stitch centerpiece

More brick stitch bracelet chain variations
Step 3 of how to make an identity style bracelet with brick stitch center

Three Bead Clover Step by Step Instructions
Use green beads to make a perfect pendant for St. Patty's Day - or other colors for a pendant you can wear all year long.

Wiring the Beads to Make the Clover
Making a bead and wire clover or flower pendant

Finishing the clover bead pendant
How to finish the bail on the clover drop bead and wire necklace

Aurora Borealis (AB) Bead Finish
Provides information about the Aurora Borealis finish coating on beads including manufacturers who use the coating and links to their color charts with notes on durability

DIY Garden Wind Chime
Make a garden wind chime with beads, wire and metal embossing foil

Making the Sun Catcher Body
How to make a body of a sun catcher using wire and glass gems

Wiring the Glass Gems Together to Make a Wind Chime
Wiring the glass gem body together

Making Dangles for the Beaded Wind Chime
How to make copper foil hearts for a wind chime

Laying out the WInd Chime Design
How to make a beaded wind chime. Beadwork.

Threading the Beaded Dangles
Adding beaded dangles to make a wind chime

Completing the WInd Chime
How to make a beaded wind chime. Beadwork.

What is Aluminum / Copper Embossing Foil and How do you Use it?
How to cut and decorate copper and aluminum embossing foil to use with beads and jewelry making

Adding Holes to Embossing Foil
Beadwork.

Garden Sun Catcher or Wind Chime Project
Example of a garden sun catcher or wind chime made with foil hearts and beads

Making Craft Foil Hearts
How to make heart shapes from aluminum or copper embossing foil

Decorating the Craft Foil Heart Shapes
How to add decorative embossing to aluminum or copper foil

Embossing the Reverse Side of the Craft Foil
How to add decorative embossing to aluminum or copper foil

What are Embossed Patterns
Types of embossed patterns you can make in aluminum or copper foil sheets

What is Fold Forming Metal Foil Design
How to use fold forming to decorate aluminum or copper foil sheets

How to Cut Aluminum or Copper Craft Foil
How to cut aluminum or copper embossing foil

Results after Embossing the Background
How to add decorative embossing to aluminum or copper foil

Embossed Foild Heart Designs
Examples of embossed foil heart designs

Hints, Tips and Tricks to Make Your Simple Bead Earrings
Hints, Tips and Tricks to Make Your Earrings Come Out Best

How to Add the French Hook Ear Wire
Beadwork.

Making a Two Way Clasp For Your Bracelet
How to make a Two-Way bracelet clasp to allow you to change the charms or pandora style beads on the bracelet

Make a macrame pandora bead charm bracelet
How to make a spiral macrame bracelet that can be used with pandora style large hole beads

Make a Spiral Half Square Knot Charm Bracelet
Materials needed to make a spiral macrame charm bracelet

Finishing a macrame bracelet with fringe
How to tie off the working end of a macrame bracelet and make a decorative beaded fringe.

Macrame bracelet for Pandora beads or charms
How to add and remove beads and charms from the macrame bracelet.

DIY Macrame Knotting Frame
DIY Macrame Knotting Frame. Beadwork.

Close up: Top of the DIY Macrame Frame
DIY Macrame Frame - Close up view of the top cord holding area

Buy Beadalon Tying Station or DIY Macrame board
Buy or DIY: Review of the Beadalon Tying Station

Close up: Bottom of the DIY Macrame Board
DIY Macrame Frame - Close up view of the bottom

Cut Apart the Loops at the Bottom of the Tassle and Trim
Cut apart the loops at the bottom of the tassel and trim

Add Beads to the Tassel Ends
Beadwork.

DIY instructions to make a purse tassel with beads
Give your purse or tote bag a designer touch with plain or beaded tassel that you make yourself.

Straightening and Wrapping the Cords
Beadwork.

Secure Tassel Cords and Remove From the Card
Secure the tassel cords with a lark's head knot or jump ring.

Bundle the Cords Together with a Whipping Knot
Bundle the cords of the tassel with a whipping knot

Start the beaded daisy by making a loop
How to make a beaded loop for a daisy flower.

Add a bead center to the daisy flower
How to add the center to a beaded daisy flower.

Diagram on How to Make a Beaded Daisy Flower
Diagram of the thread path and instructions on how to make a beaded daisy flower.

Row of Daisy Flowers Chain
How to connect daisy flowers to make a row of beaded daisies.

Tutorial to make beaded daisy flowers
Learn how to make a variety of beaded daisy flower chains and to change the look by using different beads.

DIY instructions to make jewelry tassels
Step by step instructions on how to make cord tassels for necklaces, earrings or other jewelry projects.

How to make a tassel template
How to use a template to make fiber tassels for jewelry or other crafts

Wrap the strands of the tassel
How to secure a wire to wrap the top of the tassel.

How to finish the top of a fiber tassel
How to remove the cord from the template to make a tassel

How to decorate the wrap around the tassel
How to add a decorative bead to the wrapped tassel

Adding beads to the wrap on a tassel
How to finish the wire wrap around the tassel

Cutting apart and trimming the tassel ends
How to cut apart the tassel ends to complete the tassel

How to straighten and separate tassel strands
How to separate and straighten the strands on a tassel to make them fuller and straighter

Bead Woven Ball Chain Bracelet
Use a loom weaving technique to add rows of beads between pieces of ball chain for a new look.

Beaded Daisy Projects
A list of free daisy chain beadworking projects including beginner techniques and more advanced projects

Beaded Amulet Bag Patterns
Free patterns for beaded amulet bags that use a wide variety of beadweaving and beading techniques including peyote stitch, brick stitch, netting, Ndebele (herringbone) stitch, square stitch and right angle weave. There are also directions for embellishing bags with a variety of beaded chains, straps and fringes.

Reviews of Beading Magazines
Reviews of beading magazines and periodicals.

Review of General Beading Project and Technique Books
Reviews of books that feature general beading projects with emphasis on stringing beads.

Reviews of Beading Tools
Reviews of beading tools and supplies, including storage containers, devices, and reference charts.

Reviews of Bead Embroidery Books
Reviews of books that focus on bead embroidery projects and techniques.

Reviews and Comparisons of Different Types of Beads
Articles that review or compare specific styles of beads used primarily for jewelry making.

Reviews and Comparisons of Beading Thread
Reviews of the most popular brands and types of thread used for bead stitching.

Review of Beadweaving Books
A collection of reviews of books devoted to bead weaving and related projects.

Reviews of Beading Books that Focus on Wire Work
A list of reviews of craft books that feature beading projects or techniques that utilize wire.

Reviews of Bead Crochet Books
Reviews of craft books that focus on the technique called bead crochet.

Reviews of Beading Kits
Reviews of preassembled beading kits.

Product Reviews
Products, tools, supplies. Beadwork.

Beadwork for Beginners
Try these projects perfect for beginners

Common Jewelry Clasps and How to Use Them
Understand the main types of jewelry clasps and how to choose the right one for your handmade jewelry project.

Harlequin Pendant: Measuring the number of beads
Free beadwork tutorial on how to weave beads onto a wire frame to make a harlequin diamond pattern necklace pendant or earrings

Harlequin Diamond Pendant Project: Materials
Free beadwork tutorial on how to weave beads onto a wire frame to make a harlequin diamond pattern necklace pendant or earrings

Harlequin Pendant: Finishing Touches
Free beadwork tutorial on how to weave beads onto a wire frame to make a harlequin diamond pattern necklace pendant or earrings

Harlequin Pendant: Weaving the beads to the frame
Free beadwork tutorial on how to weave beads onto a wire frame to make a harlequin diamond pattern necklace pendant or earrings

Harlequin Pendant: Weaving additional rows to fill the frame
Free beadwork tutorial on how to weave beads onto a wire frame to make a harlequin diamond pattern necklace pendant or earrings

Brick Stitch Bracelet with Wire Heart Clasp
Instructions to make a brick stitch bracelet with a wire heart clasp

Beadwork with Gemstones
descriptions of gemstones and their uses in beadwork

Beaded Fashion Accessories
Here you will find simple ways to create unique one of a kind fashion accessories that incorporate beadwork techniques into your favorite wearable pieces.

Beadwork Home Decor
Learn how to incorporate beadwork techniques into your home decor projects

Bead Stores
Bead Stores located in the United States Don't see your store listed here? send your info to beadwork guide@about.com

Beading Tips and Tricks
Tips and tricks that make beadwork easier or help solve common problems

Beadwork Trade and Consumer Shows
Here you will find a list of Bead Shows being held through out the Country along with Articles and Photos of those that I have attended.

Giving Back through Beadwork
Here you will find articles and step by step project ideas to help non profit organizations and individuals in need of inspiration and creativity.

Beadwork Books
Find reviews of the latest beading books, tools, and supplies.

Blog


Information About Handmade Beads and Where to Buy Them
Everything you've ever wanted to know about handmade beads but was afraid to ask. Beads are being made from a great variety of materials - everything from the more traditional glass, silver, gold and ceramic to silk, polymer clay, paper and felt. This is where you will find information on some of the most beautiful and unique beads available today.

Window Screen Beads by Eco Heidi Borchers
diy bead making with window screen created by eco heidi borchers for cool2craft quick and easy great way to recycle unwanted screen

Beading Stringing Wire and Thread
beading wire and thread come in a variety of sizes and color choosing the right one for your project is important especially if you are working with heavier or sharp sided beads

Grab a Free Bead Pattern eBook
Get a free beading pattern ebook from AllFreeBeadedJewelry

Beading Patterns for Summer - Free Bead Patterns with a Summer Theme
Beading Patterns for Summer - The Top Free Bead Patterns with a Summer Theme

Bead Stringing Projects
Here are the top Bead stringing Projects from the Beadwork Site. Use these instructions to make a variety of beaded necklaces and beaded bracelets to keep and to give as gifts.

Beaded Earring Patterns
The Top Beaded Earring Patterns for beaders of all skill levels.

Diagram Beading Tutorial - Flat Square Stitch
Learn how to use square stitch to weave seed beads with a needle and thread.

Flat Square Stitch Diagram Tutorial - Page 2
The second page of this two-page diagram tutorial for flat square stitch.

Square Stitch Beadwork
An example of flat square stitch beadwork with Toho Treasures seed beads.

BOHO CHIC Jewelry by Laura Beth Love Book Review
soldering beading wire wrapping techniques for jewelry making, beadwork off loom and on loom featuring boho chic timeless designs

DIY Beadwork Jewelry that Sparkles Free ebook
diy beadwork jewelry that sparkles free e book with 10 do it yourself projects super easy great for all levels of talent

Buddha Pattern by Mary Tafoya AKA Aunt Molly
Buddha Amulet Bag Pattern by Mary Tafoya AKA Aunt Molly

Free Beaded Bracelet Pattern - Leslie Pinkston Beaded Bracelet
Free Bead Pattern - Leslie Pinkston Free Beaded Bracelet Pattern

Realistic Fuchsia Beaded Earrings
Use Seed Beads and Peyote stitch to create these realistic fuchsia beaded earrings

Jewelry for your Feet
bead beads beaded barefoot sandals chain foot jewelry

Peyote Stitch Beading Class Part Three - Increasing and Decreasing Flat Peyote Stitch
Peyote Stitch Beading Class Part Three - Increasing and Decreasing Flat Peyote Stitch

A Collection of Dimensional Bead Patterns - 3-D Beading Pratterns - Free Dimensional Seed Bead Patterns - Beadwork
Collection of free bead patterns in 3-D - Dimensional Beading Patterns from Paula S. Morgan, your Beadwork Guide About.com

Getting Started Beading with Seed Beads
Getting Started Beading with Seed Beads - Seed Bead Beading - Seed Bead Beading Basics

Iris - A Beaded Flower Design
A Dimensional Beaded Iris Flower

Gifts for the Hard to Bead For
Beaded gift ideas for the men and teens on your gift-giving list. Use these free bead patterns to make beaded items for men and teens for any occasion.

Easy Beaded Earrings
Make lots of different (and easy) beaded earrings using simple wrapped loops with these free patterns.

Beaded Bezel and Cabochon Pendant Necklace - Autumn Haze
This gorgeous beaded bezel necklace by Marilyn (Lolly) Outler features a variscite sea sediment cabochon.

Blue Sky Double St. Petersburg Chain Stitch Necklace Design
This gorgeous necklace by Doina Craciun features the beadweaving stitch called double St. Petersburg chain stitch. Page 5.

Lacy Tila Bead Necklace
A handmade beaded necklace that features Tila beads and magatama beads. Page 6.

Right-Angle Weave Beaded Pendant Necklace
Beadwork. Page 7.

Russian Style Wreath Pendant and Spiral Rope Necklace
A structural beaded pendant that hangs from a soft, beaded spiral rope chain. Page 8.

Mars on a Rocket Ship with Hematite Stars Necklace
This stellar necklace design by Nina C. Dillmann features a gorgeous round orb that spins freely within the beadwork. Page 4.

A Walk on the Beach
Beadwork. Page 3.

Blooming St. Petersburg Stitch Beaded Necklace
This gorgeous necklace by Ora features a St. Petersburg stitch chain and ornate beaded rivoli pendant with fringe. Page 2.

Beaded Necklaces and Pendants Photo Gallery
A gallery of handmade beaded necklaces and pendants made by Beadwork site guides and readers.

Step 1 Building your Pattern
ombre beaded pattern cubed bracelet

Step 4 Applying Adhesive to Selvage
ombre beaded pattern cubed bracelet

Step 5 Adding Fabric to Selvage
ombre beaded pattern cubed bracelet

Ombre Beaded Collection
ombre beaded pattern cubed bracelet

Ombre Beaded Cubed Bracelet
ombre beaded pattern cubed bracelet

Materials List
ombre beaded pattern cubed bracelet

Step 2 Adding Selvage
ombre beaded pattern cubed bracelet

Step 3 Measuring the Selvage
ombre beaded pattern cubed bracelet

Make a Beaded Snowflake - Video Tutorials
Learn how to make this popular beaded snowflake ornament to celebrate winter or winter holidays.

Bead Embroidery Heart for Valentine's Day
Make a cute bead embroidered heart ornament for Valentine's Day.

Reading Loom Beading Patterns
Learn how to read and follow a loom beading pattern chart.

How to Do Single-Needle Beaded Ladder Stitch
Learn how to do the single-needle version of beaded ladder stitch. This stitch makes a narrow band of beadwork, and you can use it to start other some other stitches, such as herringbone.

Tila Bead Art Deco Necklace Pattern
Use two-hole Tila beads to make an Egyptian revival inspired necklace with a fringe of vertical beaded netting.

Tila Bead Art Deco Necklace Pattern
Use two-hole Tila beads to make an Egyptian revival inspired necklace with a fringe of vertical beaded netting.

Tips for Understanding Beading Patterns and Tutorials
Learn how to understand beadweaving tutorials and follow beading patterns.

Beaded Earrings With Briolettes and Superduos
Make a pretty pair of earrings using two-hole Superduos or Twin beads and faceted glass briolettes.

CzechMates Beaded Twist Necklace Pattern
Two-hole, square CzechMates beads and twists give this necklace an almost curly look.

Beaded Ladder Stitch With Two Needles
How (and why) to stitch ladder stitch with two needles, instead of one.

Dagger Bead Fan Necklace Pattern
Make this colorful necklace using beading stringing techniques and quality glass beads, including a set of two-hole, Czech pressed glass dagger beads.

How to Add New Beading Thread Before Ending the Old One
Here is an efficient technique for ending an old (used up) length of beading thread and starting a new one in your beadwork.

Finishing the ends
summer crafts and beading projects for the family

adding decorative sea glass elements to ends of bracelet
summer crafts and beading projects for the family

setting up warp threads and Beads
summer crafts and beading projects for the family

Summer Fun Citrus Starfish Bracelet
summer crafts and beading projects for the family

Add Decorative Starfish to Center
summer crafts and beading projects for the family

Step 7
simple stitching felted flower fashion accessory

Simple Stitched Felt Flower Fashion Accessory
simple stitching felted flower fashion accessory

Step 11
simple stitching felted flower fashion accessory

Step 10
simple stitching felted flower fashion accessory

Step 8
simple stitching felted flower fashion accessory

Step 9
simple stitching felted flower fashion accessory

Step 13
simple stitching felted flower fashion accessory

Step 14
simple stitching felted flower fashion accessory

Step 12
simple stitching felted flower fashion accessory

Step 1
simple stitching felted flower fashion accessory

Step 5
simple stitching felted flower fashion accessory

Step 6
simple stitching felted flower fashion accessory

Step 4
simple stitching felted flower fashion accessory

Step 2
simple stitching felted flower fashion accessory

Step 3
simple stitching felted flower fashion accessory

Felt Evolution Kits
simple stitching, felt evolution kits, sara smelt, felted projects, wearable art

Materials List
simple stitching felted flower fashion accessory

Tubular Peyote Stitch Bracelet Pattern - Summer Loganberry
Stitch a berry and cream colored tubular peyote stitch rope bracelet, and learn how to stitch and attach a beaded toggle.

Embellished Right-Angle Weave Tutorial
Free step-by-step instructions, with diagrams, for embellishing right-angle weave beadwork.

Cover an Eleven Millimeter Bead with Right Angle Weave Beadwork
This is a tutorial for the Olive Bariela beaded bead. You create it by stitching tubular right angle weave over a wood craft bead.

How to Follow a Simple Shaped Flat Peyote Stitch Pattern - Little Leaf
Learn how to follow a shaped peyote stitch pattern by stitching this simple beaded leaf.

Two-Needle Right-Angle Weave Beading Tutorial
Use this free tutorial to try your hand at this traditional approach to right-angle weave.

How to Correct Loose Thread Tension
Learn how to use a new length of beading thread to correct loose tension in your beadwork.

How to Use a Needlework Pattern as a Beading Pattern
Learn how to transform a vintage needlework pattern into a pattern for beadweaving.

Circular Chevron Stitch Beadwork Tutorial
This tutorial demonstrates how to perform circular chevron stitch. It's very similar to the method you use for regular flat chevron stitch, except that you need to use a special thread path to complete each round.

Bead Embroidered Lucite Button Earrings Free Beading Pattern
Use this free beading pattern as a guide to making your own unique pair of bead embroidered earrings. These earrings use a vintage Lucite button as their focal point, and are embellished with vintage glass nail heads and a vintage Lucite drop. Change the materials and colors to suit your own preferences for a pair of unique beaded earrings!

Beaded Earrings - 5 Design Ideas for Making Your Own Beaded Earrings
Beaded earrings are fast and fun to make. Even if you don't have a particular pattern for making your own seed bead earrings, here are five design ideas and directions for how to make beaded earrings.

Circular Peyote Long Earring Pattern
A simple, circular peyote stitch pattern and tutorial for long earrings. Each earring features three beaded

Circular Peyote Long Earring Pattern
A simple, circular peyote stitch pattern and tutorial for long earrings. Each earring features three beaded

Princess Engagement Ring Free Beading Pattern
Create a Princess Di-inspired engagement ring made with Swarovski crystals and seed beads.

Learn Beadwork and Beading Basics - How to Correct Mistakes in Beadwork
No matter how careful you are, mistakes still happen in beadwork. This is a list of the most common mistakes - like removing a knot from your beading thread and splitting your thread - and how you can correct them.

Serpentine Beaded Chain Free Beading Pattern
This is a free beading stitch tutorial for the Serpentine Beaded Chain. This free beading pattern can be used to make beaded necklaces, bracelets and even as a fun amulet bag strap.

Dragonfly Slide Tubular Right Angle Weave Beaded Rope Necklace Free Beading Pattern
This free beading pattern shows how to create a supple and silky beaded rope using tubular right angle weave and features a handmade ceramic dragonfly slide.

Peyote Stitch Cuff Bracelets - How to Make a Toggle Clasp for a Peyote Stitch Cuff Bracelet
You don't always have to use a commercially-made clasp on your peyote stitch cuff bracelets. This tutorial will show you how to make your own easy toggle clasp that can be used on peyote stitch cuff bracelets, including the free beading patterns found on the site.

Double Bicone Crystal Pendant Free Beading Pattern
Make this easy and striking pendant that uses Swarovski crystal elements - a Swarovski crystal Rivoli, Swarovski bicone beads, and Swarovski top-drilled bicones.

Double Bugle Beaded Chain Free Beading Pattern
Use bugle beads and seed beads to make an easy beaded chain. This beaded chain makes a delicate bracelet or necklace, but also works as a beaded amulet bag strap or pendant strap.

Embellished Right Angle Weave Necklace Tutorial
A free tutorial for a chunky, right angle weave beaded necklace. It features Czech glass Picasso beads and gets its structure from embellishments on both sides.

How to Make Your Own Peyote Stitch Toggle Clasp
Directions for making your own toggle clasp using peyote stitch and Japanese cylinder beads

What do I Need to Get Started in Beadweaving?
If you're a beginner beader, you can use this list like a checklist to get the supplies, materials and tools you need to get started beading. Beading is a fun, relaxing and rewarding hobby.

Golden Waterfall Necklace Tila Bead Free Beading Pattern
This free beading pattern is for a Golden Waterfall Necklace, made with Tila beads. Stitching the Tila beads on the diagonal gives the necklace an interesting shape and using metallic bronze beads gives it lots of shine and sparkle.

Golden Waterfall Necklace Tila Bead Free Beading Pattern
This free beading pattern is for a Golden Waterfall Necklace, made with Tila beads. Stitching the Tila beads on the diagonal gives the necklace an interesting shape and using metallic bronze beads gives it lots of shine and sparkle.

Golden Waterfall Necklace Tila Bead Free Beading Pattern
This free beading pattern is for a Golden Waterfall Necklace, made with Tila beads. Stitching the Tila beads on the diagonal gives the necklace an interesting shape and using metallic bronze beads gives it lots of shine and sparkle.

Christmas Free Beading Patterns
A collection of free beading patterns with Christmas and winter themes. These include charted peyote patterns, beadweaving patterns and stringing projects. Projects include jewelry such as necklaces, bracelets and earrings as well as home decor and gift projects.

Book Review -- I Can Right Angle Weave
Here's a review of the book I Can Right Angle Weave, by Mabeline Gidez, which is written especially for visual learners who prefer to use beading diagrams.

Review of Tulip Beading Needles
Learn about Tulip brand beading needles, including how much they cost and how they compare with their English counterparts.

A Look at Jill Oxton's Cross Stitch & Bead Weaving
A review of Jill Oxton's magnificent bead and cross stitch pattern publications.

Review of Woodrose Mountain by RaeAnne Thayne
A review of the book Woodrose Mountain, a contemporary romance story about a beader who flees to a small town in the Rockies after experiencing a life changing personal tragedy.

Easy Beaded Gemstone Necklace Beads and Supplies
Here are the beads and other supplies you'll need to make your own version of the easy multicolor gemstone necklace.

A Comparison of Twin and Superduo Beads
Learn how two-hole Superduos differ from Twin beads.

Bead and Supplies Lists for the Double Flat Spiral Halloween Bracelet
Here are the lists of beads and beading supplies you'll need to complete the double flat spiral stitch Halloween bracelet pattern.

Square Stitch or Loom Beading Pattern - Amanda Bracelet
A free pattern chart for making a bracelet using square stitch or a beading loom.

Loom Beading With Knitting Needles
Learn how to make your own simple loom for beading without the need to weave-in multiple warp thread tails.

How to Warp a Knitting Needle Bead Loom
Learn how to warp your knitting needle loom. Page 2.

Beading a Pattern on a Knitting Needle Loom
Learn how to weave beads on your knitting needle loom. Page 3.

How to Finish Off Beadwork on a Knitting Needle Loom
Learn how to finish off your beadwork by pulling and weaving-in the warp threads. Page 4.

Free Quail Loom or Square Stitch Beading Pattern
A pattern chart for a 1.5 by 1.5 inch square of loom or square stitch beadwork featuring the head of a quail. Page 2.

Free Bird Beading Patterns
A set of free beadweaving pattern squares depicting birds. Originally designed for the annual Bead-It-Forward charity quilt projects.

Free Peyote Stitch Owl Pattern
A pattern chart for a 1.5 by 1.5 inch square of peyote stitch beadwork featuring a cute, stylized owl. Page 3.

Vertical Beaded Netting From a Base Row - First Two Columns
A diagram view of how to stitch beaded vertical netting from a base row of strung beads.

Vertical Beaded Netting From a Base Row -- ______
Diagrams showing the thread path for stitching additional columns of vertical beaded netting from a base row. Page 2.

Horizontal Beaded Netting Tutorial
A diagram tutorial of basic, horizontal beaded netting.

How to Stitch More Rows of Horizontal Beaded Netting
Diagrams showing the thread path for the third and fourth rows of horizontal beaded netting. Page 2.

Beaded Wreath Pendant Pattern Variations
Some variations on the free Wreath Pendant pattern to help spark your creativity.

Moroccan Coral Bracelet Pattern
A nine column bracelet band pattern chart for loom beading or square stitch.

Easy Turn for Flat Odd Count Peyote Stitch
If you love flat odd-count peyote stitch but hate making the little turn at the end of every other row, this is an easier thread path. It was developed by Cynthia Rutledge and works very well when making plain pieces of peyote stitch. You can also use it if you are working from a pattern or graph, but it’s a little trickier and takes some practice.

Easy Turn for Flat Odd Count Peyote Stitch
If you love flat odd-count peyote stitch but hate making the little turn at the end of every other row, this is an easier thread path. It was developed by Cynthia Rutledge and works very well when making plain pieces of peyote stitch. You can also use it if you are working from a pattern or graph, but it’s a little trickier and takes some practice. Page 2.

Easy Turn for Flat Odd Count Peyote Stitch
If you love flat odd-count peyote stitch but hate making the little turn at the end of every other row, this is an easier thread path. It was developed by Cynthia Rutledge and works very well when making plain pieces of peyote stitch. You can also use it if you are working from a pattern or graph, but it’s a little trickier and takes some practice. Page 3.

Easy Turn for Flat Odd Count Peyote Stitch
If you love flat odd-count peyote stitch but hate making the little turn at the end of every other row, this is an easier thread path. It was developed by Cynthia Rutledge and works very well when making plain pieces of peyote stitch. You can also use it if you are working from a pattern or graph, but it’s a little trickier and takes some practice. Page 4.

Easy Turn for Flat Odd Count Peyote Stitch
If you love flat odd-count peyote stitch but hate making the little turn at the end of every other row, this is an easier thread path. It was developed by Cynthia Rutledge and works very well when making plain pieces of peyote stitch. You can also use it if you are working from a pattern or graph, but it’s a little trickier and takes some practice. Page 5.

Easy Turn for Odd Flat Count Peyote Stitch
If you love flat odd-count peyote stitch but hate making the little turn at the end of every other row, this is an easier thread path. It was developed by Cynthia Rutledge and works very well when making plain pieces of peyote stitch. You can also use it if you are working from a pattern or graph, but it’s a little trickier and takes some practice. Page 6.

Easy Turn for Flat Odd Count Peyote Stitch
If you love flat odd-count peyote stitch but hate making the little turn at the end of every other row, this is an easier thread path. It was developed by Cynthia Rutledge and works very well when making plain pieces of peyote stitch. You can also use it if you are working from a pattern or graph, but it’s a little trickier and takes some practice. Page 7.

Easy Turn for Flat Odd Count Peyote Stitch
If you love flat odd-count peyote stitch but hate making the little turn at the end of every other row, this is an easier thread path. It was developed by Cynthia Rutledge and works very well when making plain pieces of peyote stitch. You can also use it if you are working from a pattern or graph, but it’s a little trickier and takes some practice. Page 8.

What Are Twin Seed Beads?
The definition of

What Is Double-Strand Beadweaving?
Learn what is meant by beadweaving with a double strand of beading thread.

What Is Single-Strand Beadweaving?
Learn what is meant by beadweaving with a single, rather than double, strand of thread.

Where to Buy CzechMates Beads Online
A list of online retail and wholesale CzechMates beads suppliers.

What is a Collapsible Eye Needle or Twisted Wire Needle?
Learn the definition of

Where to Buy Preciosa Twin Beads Online
A list of online retail and wholesale Twin bead suppliers.

Power Pro Beading Thread
All about Power Pro beading thread, which is used for beadweaving and other beadwork techniques.

Beadwork - What is Beadwork?
What is beadwork? This article answers the question,

Learn How to Do Beadwork - What's the Best Beadwork Stitch to Learn?
If you are just getting started with beadweaving and beadwork, you are probably wondering what the best stitch is for you to learn first. Here are some suggestions for picking out a new beading stitch and tips for learning that beading stitch.

Peyote Stitch Beaded Tube Bead Pattern Chart - Stamped Peach Satin
Zip-up the first and last rows of this even-count flat peyote stitch pattern to create a tube bead. String the bead to create a necklace, bracelet, or anklet.

Peyote Stitch Tube Bead - Stamped Peach Satin
This is a photo of a completed bead using the Stamped Peach Satin peyote stitch pattern. The graph pattern chart is on the previous page. Page 2.

Free Horizontal Beaded Netting Pattern - Turquoise Sand Bracelet
A free pattern chart for a horizontal beaded netting bracelet band. The edges are embellished with beaded picots.

Beading Supplies and the Completed Bracelet - Turquoise Sand Horizontal Netting Pattern
Here are the recommended supplies for the Turquoise Sand beaded netting bracelet pattern, along with a photo of the completed bracelet. The free pattern chart is provided on the previous page. Page 2.

The Completed Bracelet with a Clasp - Turquoise Sand Horizontal Netting Pattern
This is an example of how you can attach a tube clasp to horizontal beaded netting. It uses simple end loops passed through the rings on the clasp. Page 3.

Free Horizontal Beaded Netting Flounce Cuff Bracelet Pattern
This pattern uses horizontal beaded netting and a row of right-angle weave to create a flouncy band of beadwork. You can use it to stitch a bracelet or anklet.

Photographing Your Beadwork - Why Good Photographs of Beadwork and Beaded Jewelry are Important
Some reasons why taking good photographs of your beadwork is important. This is an introduction to photographing your beadwork.

Photographing Your Beadwork - Using a Point and Shoot Camera
Some tips and basic instructions for using a digital point and shoot camera for taking photographs of your beadwork and beaded jewelry. Page 2.