Project - Gleam of Glittering Beads




Material List  -

160 x 4mm Fire Polished Beads

81 x 6mm Fire Polished Beads

101 x 8mm Fire Polished Beads

0.25mm Nylon Thread

Needle

Scissors

Flat Nose pliers (for flattening the end of the line before stringing)



Step 1 - String the bracelet onto the thread. start by creating the first part of the fastening. String 12 x 8mm beads, sew them into a circle and tie it off. Hide the knot in the hole of a rocaille.


Step 2 - String a row of 4 x 8mm, 1 x 4mm, 1 x 6mm, 1 x 4mm on the thread. Sew them into a circle and pull them up to the first part of the fastening. 


Step 3 - String 1 x 8mm bead, 1 x 4mm, 1 x 6mm, and 1 x 4mm onto the thread. Sew through three added rocailles, but leave out the first in the row. 



Step 4 - String 1 x 8mm bead, 1 x 4mm, 1 x 6mm and 1 x 4mm on the thread. Sew through three added rocailled counted from the back (leave out the first two). Repeat Step 4 x 77 times, or as needed to create the length. Tighten every string well. 


Step 5 - Complete the bracelet with the second end of the fastening. String 5 x 8mm beads, 1 x 6mm, and another 8mm at the end. Return the needle through the now strung row and tighten well.