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Bird Nest Chain Bracelet


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The chain weave also know as Byzantine Chain - is an ancient chain pattern. A shape of each block looks like to bird nest especially if you add some beads around it. Chain maille technique is wonderful! By using simple materials such as jump rings and beads, you can create all sorts of beautiful and creative designs! Though simple enough to do, most beginners might find it difficult to begin with. Hence this tutorial offers detailed step by step pictorial guides to students of all level in making this fun project!

Supplies Needed

  • 20 gauge big Jump rings 10mm in diameter
  • Beads with large hole to ensure the beads can pass through the jump rings.
  • Flat nose pliers

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xqdesigns @ diylessons
xqdesigns @ diylessons
Xqdesigns is the Chief Editor behind the popular blog -, membership and magazine - Xqdesigns ventured into jewelry making few years ago. Since then, she has published quite a few jewelry making patterns and tutorials. She chooses not to specialize in any specific technique as she prefers to apply different techniques of jewelry making as her mind flows. After all, there is no border in creativity! Jewelry making has given her a lot of fun and exposure. You can also find her work at She also works with artists to publish their works at DIY Beading Magazine.