Christmas Jewelry Making Idea – How to Make a Wire Bangle Bracelet with Snowflake Pattern
Summary: This is a Christmas jewelry making idea and tutorial on how to make a wire bangle bracelet with snowflake pattern. With copper wires and seed beads, you can also have a try at home.
Snowflake pattern is widely adopted in jewelry. Today I made the snowflake pattern with seed beads and tube beads. What's more, to make it special, I make the bangle bracelet with wire wrapping and braiding skills, with some blue glass beads dotted on it. As you can see from the picture, this is a simple but unique Christmas bangle bracelet with seed bead snowflake pattern.
Supplies in making the wire bangle bracelet with snowflake pattern:
Instructions in making the Christmas bangle bracelet with seed bead snowflake pattern:
Step1：Braid a bangle
1st, snip off 6 copper wires of equal length and several short wires;
2nd, tie the copper wires at about 10cm far from the top with the short wire;
3rd, separate the wires into 3 groups and braid them as shown in the picture;
4th, tie knots in the finishing points and the ends;
5th, crook both ends and hook them up.
Step 2: Stitch a snowflake pattern
1st, snip off a long wire, and slide a blue seed bead to the middle, plus a white pearl bead. Then cross the wires through another blue seed bead and tighten;
2nd, slide about 10 blue seed beads on one wire, and finally thread the wire through the first seed bead to form the circle;
3rd, thread 2 tube beads, a blue seed bead, plus 2 tube beads to create the petal shape, and at last, thread the wire through the primal blue seed bead;
4th, repeat above process to make the rest petals;
5th, slide 6 silver seed beads plus a blue bead, then thread the way back along and stitch the other flake patterns and finish the snowflake pattern.
Step 3: Finish the seed bead snowflake bangle bracelet
1st, tie the snowflake pattern to the bangle bracelet and trim off the excessive wires;
2nd, snip off a copper wire, and slide blue glass beads alternately and wrap them to the bangle;
3rd, finish the blue glass bead dotting and trim off the extra wires.
Aha! How beautiful this blue seed bead snowflake bangle bracelet is! It's worthy of the time I've spent!
This Christmas bangle bracelet with seed bead snowflake pattern would be a good try if you want to make some beautiful but easy crafts for the Christmas. Of course, if you come up with any Christmas jewelry making ideas, feel free to contact us. We may make out and provide tutorial for you. Anyway, this tutorial on how to make a wire bangle bracelet is finished, and I hope it could be helpful in your jewelry making projects.