Category: Bead Patterns

Mothers Day Beading Projects: Fabulous Ideas and links to beading kits and patterns

Mother’s Day Beading Projects

If beading is your hobby, then what better way to treat your Mum than with a special gift? So, if this sounds like a good idea, here are some fabulous Mothers Day beading projects...

Fall beading

Fall Beading: 5 Best Tutorials

Do you love the Fall? Well, this is a great time of year to celebrate the season. So, I’ve picked out my top five Fall beading tutorials for you. There’s something to try whatever...

Summer Beading Projects: Summer Flowers Necklace

Beading Projects for Summer

Are you stuck for beading projects? Struggling to find a new idea to inspire you? Summer is the perfect opportunity to get beading. All that daylight is such a help for seeing the beads!...

Free Beading Patterns

Free Beading Patterns

Did you know that free beading patterns can be a really bad idea? I’m going to tell you why. Then show you how to find great free beading patterns. If you get through that,...

Beading Patterns for Food

Beading Patterns for Food

There are all kinds of areas of inspiration for beading, so I have been trying to take a look at some themes for you. In this blog I am focusing on beading patterns for...

Men's Beading Patterns

Men’s Beading Patterns

When I talk about Men’s beading patterns I could take two different angles. I might want to consider beading patterns that are perfect for men to make. Or I might want to consider beading...

valentine beading projects

French Beaded Flower Tutorials

If you enjoy French beading, then it occurred to me that it would be really useful to have a single place where you can get links to loads of French Beaded flower tutorials. So...

herringbone stitch

Valentine Beading Projects

I should start this post with an honest confession: I have very mixed views about Valentine’s Day. On a personal level, it is usually either a reminder of how recently my heart has been...

beaded baubles

Beaded Baubles Tutorials

Beaded baubles have been really popular for a few years. There are a huge range of patterns available, ranging from simple netting that drapes over a bauble, to more complex bands of beadwork featuring...

Christmas Beading Projects

If you’re a crafter, then the chances are the months running up to Christmas are a busy time for you. The fun starts around August, if not earlier, as you search for inspiration for...

geometric beadwork

Geometric Beadwork Patterns

So what is geometric beadwork? Well, you may be relieved to hear, it does exactly what it says on the tin: it is beadwork that is formed from basic geometric shapes. It is most...

summer beaded jewelry

Summer Beaded Jewelry Projects

If you’re looking for summer beaded jewelry, you might be thinking specifically about jewelry you can make to wear with your summer outfits or take on holiday. If that’s the case, then think again...

beaded animals

5 Beaded Animals Pattern Links

This blog looks at patterns for making beaded animals. In each case you will get an overview of the pattern, including handy information about its suitability, materials and techniques, along with a link to...