Morphing Plum Blossom Beaded Bead Pattern

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Jewelry: Morphing Plum Blossom Beaded Bead
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Morphing Plum Blossom Beaded Bead Pattern

Pattern Details

Category:

Jewelry

Type:

Bracelet

Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Ability to stick to a formula.

Pattern Description:

The Plum Blossom Beaded Bead, made in China for centuries, was where this all began. When I had mastered the basic Plum Blossom, I started playing around with different Czech bead shapes and substituting those shapes where a round bead once would have been. What a wild and wonderful journey I have had with this bead. Using all types of bead shapes has opened up into a never ending creative adventure. Come join in the fun.
Every beaded bead in this bracelet is slightly different and you will learn how to make each variation in this in-depth tutorial . Each step is illustrated with accompanying instructions. Spend a little time learning the basic Plum Blossom beaded bead and soon you will be making each variation with ease. It all comes down to learning a little formula that you can switch out what type of bead you use in various location. It is endlessly creative.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Bracelet finish 7.5 inches (Can be easily made longer or shorter.)

Materials:

  • 30 Beads for each Plum Blossom Bead
  • 2 ft. nylon filament for each Plum Blossom Bead
  • Sissors

You Will Also Need:

  • Bead Mat
  • Stringing Wire
  • Wire Cutters
  • Crimp Pliers
  • Crimps

About Designer

About Designer

Kathryn Bowman on craftsy.com

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I've always been an artist/maker. I've lived as a full time jewelry artist for the past nine years. The more successful jewelry pieces evolve into classes, beading kits, bead patterns, or magazine articles. I love sharing my knowledge about making jewelry, and have found teaching and writing to be ...

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