Easy-to-learn Beading Tutorial-How to Make Jewelry Rings
Summary: Easy-to-learn beading tutorial about how to make jewelry rings – a creative lotus ring. Within complete illustration and word explanation.
Have you tired of buying jewelry rings from the store directly? And are you interested in making jewelry rings at home? If your answer is “yes”, then I promise you may like this beading tutorial! Here, I show you the ways of making rings with beads, they are: Silver Lined 8/0 Glass Seed Beads and Swarovski Crystal Beads. What’s the more, the main ring face is a beaded lotus, so shinning and special! Now, just take a look at my ending product and learn how to make jewelry ring:
Needed Materials for making jewelry ring:
Silver Lined 8/0 Glass Seed Bead
Swarovski Crystal Bead
Side Cutting Plier
Tips on needed beads:
1. When choose the seed beads, I mostly choose the silver lined one, they are: Yellow Silver Lined 8/0 Glass Seed Beads and dark blue Silver Lined 8/0 Glass Seed Beads;
2. About the Swarovski Crystal Bead, it contains also two main colors: light green Swarovski Crystal Bead and transparent Swarovski Crystal Bead.
How to make jewelry ring?
Step1: Make the ring face of the lotus ring
Part1: String five Yellow Silver Lined 8/0 Glass Seed Beads and cross through the last one for getting a loop, this is just like the stamen of the lotus;
Part2: This part is mainly to make the petals of the lotus ring. As the above picture in part1 show, add one light green Swarovski Crystal Bead and one transparent Swarovski Crystal Bead on one tip and then cross through another light green Swarovski Crystal Bead. For the second to fifth petal, do not forget to string the shared seed beads of the stamen. At last, just cross pass one transparent Swarovski Crystal Bead as the ending work of the whole lotus part.
Step2: Make the ring circle of the lotus ring
Apply 3 dark blue Silver Lined 8/0 Glass Seed Beads on each tip respectively and then cross through another 1, this is one group of the ring circle; the next work is just repeat the same action for getting the ideal length.
At last, pull the ending part to the starting part of the lotus ring, and pass one of the wire tips through the opposite transparent Swarovski Crystal Bead to make the both tips gather together at same side, then tighten the wire and tie a knot.
Step3: Cut off the excess wire part
Before cut off the excess wire part with the side cutting plier, be sure that you have tie the knot firmly, whereas, the handmade lotus ring may be easily break up.
In a word, when compared with other jewelry beading projects, make rings with beads are just a piece of cake. Here, 3 necessary factors when make jewelry rings at home, for most crafters, are: proper bead size, right color collocation and good ending work! Whatever, hope you will enjoy yourself with this funny beading tutorial!