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Earring Jacket designs, by Kassie Shaw. Right-angle weave variation

FREE Right-Angle Weave Patterns by Kassie Shaw

Kassie Shaw has created some amazing new resources for us. Her latest, a series of videos featuring right-angle weave and right-angle weave variations – each of these are available as video downloads or you can find them all rolled up into a DVD – Beadweaving Beyond the Basics: Right-Angle Weave Variations. To complement these videos,…

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A Free Kumihimo Beaded Bracelet Design For You!

Kumihimo braiding with beads creates a quick bracelet with texture and dimension. With just a few supplies, you too could be wearing a kumihimo beaded bracelet design like this in no time (seriously), tonight, even! Materials Magatama 4x7mm beads (colors matte and metallic oil slick were used in this design) Silk cord, size F, navy 8” of…

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How to Make a Wire Ornament Hanger

Many of us beadweavers have been busy stitching beautiful ornaments and other doodads to decorate our homes for the holidays. A flash of crystal and seed beads hanging in the window (or on a Christmas tree, a Hanukkah menorah, a Festivus pole, or a Solstice staff) is often what helps get us through these short…

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Bead a SuperDuo Christmas Tree

Molly Benson, proprietor of The Bead Shop in Manchester, U.K., recently reached out to the Beading Daily staff with a holiday gift to us all: This simple SuperDuo Christmas tree design! You’ll want to try this quick and easy beadwork design to make a pair of earrings, a package decoration, or as a small ornament…

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Free Bracelet Projects!

For someone who says she doesn’t wear a lot of beaded bracelets, I sure make a lot of them! Over the last few years, I’ve started to really appreciate the art form that is the beaded bracelet. So many options, so many techniques to learn! Even if I end up taking them off when I…

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Learn the Ropes With These Free Beaded Rope Projects

For most of us, our introduction to beaded ropes came by way of making tubular versions of our favorite off-loom bead-weaving stitches, or by creating a classic spiral rope. There’s something incredible about watching a few rounds of bead stitching turn into a fabulous beaded rope. Beaded ropes have come a long way in the…

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Learn Chevron Stitch with 4 Free Beading Projects

I’ve always thought that chevron stitch is like the Cinderella of the bead-weaving world: you might not think that it looks like much at first glance, but once you see just how many things you can do with this off-loom bead-weaving stitch, you’ll find yourself using it for everything! Chevron stitch, sometimes also called chevron…