Free Pattern for Beading a Lace Necklace with Seed Beads
Summary: This seed bead necklace pattern is all about make a lace necklace by using simple right angle weave stitch! The difficulty of this project has been lowered to all crafters, especially the beginners!
A beaded lace necklace is often associated with elegance and magnificence, but that do not mean it has to be difficult to make. In fact, to whip such a beaded necklace you'll merely be asked to learn the basic right angel weave stitch technique. Is it incredible? Just check out this seed bead necklace pattern and follow me!
Supplies needed in this seed bead necklace pattern:
8mm Jade Beads
3mm Round Seed Beads
Lobster Claw Clasp
0.35mm Tiger Tail Wire
Side Cutting Pliers
Wire Cutter Pliers
How to make the beaded lace necklace?
Step 1: Cut an 80cm piece of tiger tail wire, slide a lobster claw clasp to the center and then anchor by using a crimp bead and pliers.
Step 2: String 25~35 3mm seed beads on both wires.
Step 3: Take the right wire, add one 3mm seed bead, one 8mm jade bead and one 3mm seed bead;
On the left wire, add seven 3mm seed beads firstly. Then pass the wire back through the 4th (central) seed bead to create a beaded loop. Finally, add another three 3mm seed beads.
Step 4: Cross two wires through one 3mm seed bead.
Step 5: Add one 3mm seed bead per wire and then cross through another 3mm seed bead.
Step 6: Make the two right angel weave stitch patterns alternately for an ideal necklace length.
Step 7: repeat the step 1&2 backwards to finish entire seed bead necklace pattern. Stuck the excess wires in several adjacent beads and then remove any excess parts.
I just cannot wait to put it on ; )
Beading with seed beads can also be developed into extremely intricate and elaborate designs, such as the netting seed bead necklace patterns. If you’re interested, I will try some patterns here. It would be fun to challenge something highly difficult, right?