5 Beaded Ornaments & Jewelry Holiday Patterns

Beaded ornaments are the perfect addition to any Christmas tree, holiday table and other household decorations…and don’t forget about decorating yourself this holiday season! Beaded snowflake earrings are a must for any holiday party, and you can wear them long after Christmas and New Years have come and gone. The ideas and beading techniques that can be used to adorn your holiday season are endless, so we’ve collected a little sampling of beaded ornaments projects here for you.To receive your free download on beaded ornaments, join our mailing list and never miss news, tips, promotions or discounts on beading projects!

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Beaded ornaments

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Expert beaders Jean Campbell, Dustin Wedekind, Sylvia Becker, and Robin Cowart are your guides to creating festive beaded ornaments and jewelry. Here are the 5 festive beading projects you’ll learn:

Beaded Snowflake Ornaments & Snowflake Earrings
Beaded Poinsetta Ornaments
Candy Cane Beaded Ornaments
Magical Star Topped Beaded Ornament

Create this beaded flowers ornament

Get into the Holiday Spirit with this Vibrant Beaded Poinsetta Design!

Fleur Russe by Dustin Wedekind

Bead Materials Requirements:

  • Size 6° seed beads in red, gold, and green
  • 24″ of 26-gauge craft wire
  • 1″ pin back
  • Wire cutters
  • Needle-nose pliers

French beaded flowers are perfect for making holiday Poinsettias, and Dustin Wedekind’s Fleur Russe would make a beautiful present decoration, beaded holiday pendant, or holiday brooch to brighten up a dark winter night.

Create delicious candy cane beaded ornaments

Make ‘Delicious’ Decorations with Beaded Candy Canes Ornaments

Double Mint Spirls by Dustin Wedekind

Bead Materials Requirements:

  • Size 11° seed beads for spiral loops
  • Size 8° seed beads for core
  • 5″ of 26- to 28-gauge wire
  • Beading thread
  • Size 10 beading needle

Who needs the calories and sugar of regular candy canes? Dustin Wedekind’s Double Mint Spiral uses spiral rope to create fun candy cane ornaments that won’t add too many inches to your waistline and can grace a pretty holiday table.

Dazzle with these beaded snowflake earrings

Create Elegant Beaded Ornaments & Jewelry with Snowflakes!

Snowflake Earrings by Jean Campbell

Bead Tools & Materials Requirements:
(Snowflake Earrings)

  • 3′ of thread
  • Seed beads
  • Chain-nose pliers
  • Jump ring

Fall in love with snowflakes that you don’t have to shovel! Jean Campbell’s beaded Snowflake Earrings is a perfect addition to your Christmas sweater. You’ll find plenty to love  when you decorate yourself with these sparkling beaded snowflakes earrings.

Master this beaded snowflakes ornament

Create Elegant Beaded Ornaments & Jewelry with Snowflakes!

Snowflake Ornament by Robin Cowart

Bead Tools & Materials Requirements:
(Snowflake Ornament)

  • 1g silver metallic size 11° Japanese seed beads
  • 16 white 3mm fire-polished rounds
  • 32 white 4mm fire-polished rounds
  • Crystal FireLine beading thread
  • G-S Hypo Cement
  • Size 12 beading needle
  • Scissors

Rather have the beaded snowflakes light up the tree? Robin Cowart’s beaded Snowflake Ornament is the perfect beading project for you! You’ll find plenty to love about this decoration on your Christmas tree that you made yourself.

Top the tree off with this beaded star topper

Top Off the Tree with Magical Beaded Star Ornaments!

Star Topped Magic Wand by Sylvia Becker

Bead Materials & Tools Requirements:

  • 1 oz. each size 11° Japanese seed beads in purple luster and metallic gold
  • Purple Nymo “B” thread
  • 6″ wooden dowel (3/6″ width)
  • Nail polish—purple enamel and gold glitter-flecked
  • Size beading needle
  • Scissors
  • Fine-toothed wood saw
  • #0 sandpaper
  • Pencil sharpener

Use your skills in stitching geometric beadwork to make a magical beaded star with the Star Topped Magic Wand by Sylvia Becker. Instead of making a magic wand, you can use it to add a beaded ornament to the top of a miniature Christmas tree, or get creative and hang them by silk ribbons from your windows during the holiday season. (They also make great holiday pendants!)

Make some time to deck the halls with these free beading patterns this holiday season!

Whether you want to make unique holiday beaded jewelry designs, beaded ornaments for your Christmas tree, decorations for your holiday table or home, or unique package decorations for your holiday gifts, you’ll love stitching up these free holiday beading patterns!Enter your email to receive this free ebook and start beading up for the holiday season!