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I did not start creating jewelry in the beginning. I started working with beads because I wanted to bead a pair of shoes in the style of the Peranakan (Malay and Chinese mix heritage) women who live ...

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Chinese Coin Cuff

from Manek-Manek Beads
(5) Name: 'Jewelry : Chinese Coin Cuff
Chinese Coin Cuff
Chinese Coin Cuff
Chinese Coin Cuff
Chinese Coin Cuff

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Basic bead weaving

Pattern Description:

Made with Czech Twin or Superduo beads, the Chinese Coin Cuff is reminiscent of ancient Chinese coins. Unique round coins that have a square hole in the middle.

Extremely fast and easy to work up, the Chinese Coin Cuff is very versatile.
Combine shiny or matt Twin or Superduo beads. Mix and match colors. Casual or sophisticated.
Make a narrow one row cuff or two rows or three rows or ....

The Chinese Coin Cuff is guaranteed to give you many hours of joy while making it or wearing it.

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No part of this design, tutorial, kit and/or instruction may be reproduced, distributed or loaned for in any manner and for any reason without the expressed permission of the author. The use of this design and instruction is limited to non-commercial purposes only.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Inner Circumference : Up To Approx 18.5 cm
  • Width (1-row bracelet) : Approx 1.25 cm
  • Width (2-row bracelet) : Approx 2.3 cm
  • Width (3-row bracelet) : Approx 3.5 cm


  • Seed Beads
  • Twin or SuperDuo beads
  • Crystals or Crystal Pearls
  • Nymo D Beading Thread or 6lb Fireline Braided Bead Thread

You Will Also Need:

  • Sharp Scissors
  • Beading Surface
  • Size 12 Beading Needles
  • Thread Conditioner or Microcrystalline Wax if desired
  • Illumination & Magnification if required

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