Summary: A concise bracelet making instructions shows some basic knowledge about how to make a bead bracelet in a more professional way. In addition, some practical tips while making your own bead bracelet at home.
Date : Aug 20, 2012
Have you wonder to learn how to make a bead bracelet and the way to make it more unique and special? Or maybe you have tried making some trendy bracelets at home? As same as many other bracelet making projects, learning how to make a bead bracelet may also need particular beading techniques, such as a variety of beads, wire, color collocation and so on. Now, you can do it!
Materials for making bead bracelet:
12/0 Glass Seed Bead
Abacus Glass Bead
Bicone Glass Bead
Brass End Piece
Brass Lobster Claw Clasp
Iron Bead Tip
Tools for making bead bracelet:
Side Cutting Plier
How to make a bead bracelet?
Step1: Main part for make bead bracelet
Part1: prepare a 100cm long tiger tail wire, fold it and string 2 Bicone Glass Beads to the center; then add 1 12/0 Glass Seed Bead onto each tip; finally, cross two tips through 1 Gemstone Bead.
Part2: each tip string 2 Glass Seed Beads and 1 Abacus Glass Bead (make the Abacus Glass Bead in the middle of two seed beads). At last, cross two through tips through 1 Gemstone Bead again.
Part3: add on 2 Bicone Glass Beads and 1 Iron Bead Tip.
Step2: How to make a bead bracelet more special
Back to the starting part, cut out a 40cm long nylon wire, combine one tip to the starting position; then weave the nylon wire from the 1 Bicone Glass Beads and the adjoining Gemstone Bead;
Next, string 8~10 pieces 12/0 Glass Seed Beads onto the wire and lead the wire through the adjoining Gemstone Bead again. Repeat the process until to the last one Gemstone Bead and tie it to the last position wire firmly.
Step3: Ending work of this bracelet making instructions
Attach the Brass End Piece by using one Jumpring and hook the Brass Lobster Claw Clasp onto the Iron Bead Tip.
Here you have learned how to make a bead bracelet, and at the same time the practical method to make it more individual and special? Try more other style beads and color collections as possible as you can for making bead bracelet. After finish one whole project, your craft skills must be improved into a new stage! Come on!
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