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Victoria, Australia


My name is Jenny Lawson, and I live in Australia. I have been doing all sorts of crafts for over 40 years. I especially love crochet and quilling.

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Herringbone rope tutorial

from Craft Cove
(5) Name: 'Jewelry : Herringbone rope tutorial
Herringbone rope tutorial

Pattern Description:

The herringbone stitch is also known as Ndebele stitch.

It is most commonly made into a flat piece of beading, or a straight rope.

Here is a tutorial to show you how to make it into a rope.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Can be made as long as required


  • size 8/0 or 10/0 beads in two contrasting colours
  • Fine fishing line or thread
  • Beading needle

You Will Also Need:

  • 2 small jump rings
  • Lobster clasp, or other type of clasp

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