3 Steps to Make a Three-Strand Bracelet with Crystal Glass Beads and Silver Tube Beads
Summary: This tutorial is about how to make an easy bracelet within few minutes, if you want to make some simple accessories, try this one!
To make this fresh multi-strand bracelet, you just need to prepare some different colored fresh glass beads and some decorating silver beads. Now, let’s see the details together.
Supplies needed to make this crystal bead bracelet:
8x6mm Faceted Abacus Dark Salmon Glass Beads
6x4mm Faceted Abacus Dark Salmon Glass Beads
8x6mm Faceted Abacus Deep Sky Blue Glass Beads
6x4mm Faceted Abacus Deep Sky Blue Glass Beads
8x6mm Faceted Abacus Cornflower Blue Glass Beads
6x4mm Faceted Abacus Cornflower Blue Glass Beads
10mm Faceted Round Deep Sky Blue Glass Beads
10mm Faceted Round Cornflower Blue Glass Beads
4x3mm Silver Spacer Beads
2mm Silver Spacer Beads
30x3mm Sliver Tube Beads
Silver Crimp Beads
Silver Bead Caps
Silver Twist Chain
Silver Lobster Claw Clasp
Round Nose Pliers
Long Nose Pliers
Side Cutting Pliers
3 steps to make this simple beaded bracelet:
Step 1: Make the beginning pattern of each strand
1st, cut a piece of tiger wire, slide a crimp bead and a bead cap to the wire like the picture show;
2nd, pinch the crimp bead to cover the wire end and close the bead cap to cover the crimp bead;
3rd, add a 2mm sliver bead, a 4x3mm sliver bead, a sliver tube bead, a 4x3mm sliver bead, a 2mm sliver bead, and another 4x3mm sliver bead to the wire, and then alternatively slide several 8x6mm and 6x4mm deep sky blue glass bead to the wire.
Step 2: Complete the main pattern of the multi-strand bracelet
1st, repeat the 3rd step of step 1 to complete the other half of the deep sky blue bead strand;
2nd, repeat all previous steps to make another two bead strands;
3rd, connect one ends of the bead strands with a sliver jumpring and then add a piece of sliver twist chain to the jumpring.
Step 3: Finish the beaded three-strand bracelet
1st, connect the other ends of the bead strands with a jumpring and add a lobster clasp to the jumpring;
2nd, make two bead links with two blue glass beads like picture shows and then add the bead links to the twist chain.
Tada~ the pretty crystal beaded bracelet is done!
One more picture:
It’s quite easy to make, right? And the lovely fresh colored beads can easily match any kind of your outfits! If you like it, have a nice try!