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Plum Blossom Beaded Bead Morphed


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  • Beading

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Pattern Details

The Plum Blossom Beaded Bead, made in China for centuries, was where this all began. Once you master the basic Plum Blossom, you can start 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 you are going to have with this bead. Using all types of bead shapes will open 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. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY Ability to stick to a formula. SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Bracelet finish 7.5 inches (Can be easily made longer or shorter.)

Recommended with this pattern

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

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Kathryn Bowman Studio
When you buy a pattern from Kathryn Bowman Studio, you join me on an adventure with beads. It’s all about the making and the fun beads can add to your creative life. I’ve always said, “there is a wonderful drug in beads.” You will find projects that use all kinds of beading techniques; beaded beads, peyote, right angle weave, square stitch and new methods that don’t have a name. Fun stuff! So have fun looking around and start a collection of KBS tutorials. kathrynbowmanstudio on Instagram