This is an intermediate bead stringing project. Makes a wonderful bracelet for autumn.
You’ll need these supplies:
- Various mahogany obsidian beads: 2 hearts, 3 square tubes, 4 rice
- gold seed beads, size 10 or 11
- czech pressed glass leaf beads
- beading wire, double the length
- spring clasp with tab
- 2 crimp beads
You’ll need these tools:
- wire cutters
- crimping pliers
1.) Attach wire to the clasp by stringing it through and halfing the length of the wire on both sides. Put both wires through the crimp, fit snuggley to the clasp and crimp.
2.) Bead on each wire: one seed bead, one leaf bead, one seed bead, one leaf bead one seed bead.
3.) Ladder weave through one seed bead, one leaf bead, one seed bead.
4.) Repeat steps #2 and #3 approximately nine times(fit to wrist).
5.) End by beading on each wire: one seed bead, one leaf bead, one seed bead, one leaf bead, one seed bead then bring both wires through the crimp bead, pull tightly. Go through the spring ring back the crimp and a few beads. Crimp while the design is still held tightly. Trim your ends. Enjoy!