Pandahall Tutorial on Making a Beautiful Red Tube Bead and Seed Bead Bracelet
Summary: Are you touched by this beautiful red seed bead bracelet design? Follow my steps, you can also make one!
It seems that it would be difficult to make this tube bead and seed bead bracelet, while in fact it is easy with some basic beading patterns. Now I will show you how to make it step by step.
Supplies in making the red tube bead and seed bead bracelet:
Instructions on making the red glass tube bead and seed bead woven bracelet:
Step 1: Weave a red tube bead bracelet cord
1st, cut a piece of red nylon sewing thread (about 90cm), then slide a 12mm red glass tube beads on it;
2nd, cross both ends of the wire through another tube bead and tighten up;
3rd, thread one end of the wire through a tube bead again;
4th, thread the other wire through the tube bead in the same way (cross both wires through the tube bead);
5th, repeat above beading pattern and string the tube bead along the way until you reach a proper length;
6th, thread the needle through a 3mm bead spacer, then thread the wire through the next tube bead;
7th, thread the needle through another bead spacer and then through the next tube bead.
Step 2: Add silver bugle seed beads
1st, repeat above procedures to dot the fringes with silver bead spacers;
2nd, now thread a 2mm silver bugle beads, a 3mm silver bead spacer and a silver bugle bead through the nylon sewing thread;
3rd, thread the wire through the 3mm bead spacer on the fringe of the tube bracelet cord;
4th, thread the nylon thread through the next bead spacer on the fringe, add a bugle bead, a bead spacer to the wire, then through it through the bugle bead on the previous pattern;
5th, repeat the bugle bead and bead spacer beading patterns along the way, and do the same for the other side of the bracelet cord.
Step 3: Add red glass seed beads ornaments
1st, slide a red glass bead on the thread, then thread the needle along the beads as shown;
2nd, slide 4 red glass seed beads to the thread, thread the needle through the bugle seed bead as shown;
3rd, add 4 red glass seed beads to the thread again, then thread the needle through the next bugle seed bead;
4th, add 4 red glass seed beads to the thread again, and repeat above procedures to bead the red glass ornament on the bracelet.
Step 4: Finish the bracelet
1st, once you've finished the red glass bead ornament on the bracelet, you will find there's space between each pattern. So fill the space with bugle seed bead one by one;
2nd, trim off the thread after you finish the bracelet;
3rd, connect the ends of the bracelet with jump rings and slide lock clasps.
Here is the final look of this red tube bead and seed bead bracelet!
Will you try this beautiful red tube bead and seed bead bracelet design? I love this seed bead bracelet design! For more inspirations and free tutorials, just find them at pandahall learning center.