Category: Bead Patterns

Beaded Christmas ornament covers, Katie Dean, My World of Beads

Beaded Christmas Ornament Covers

Following on from my Christmas in July post, I thought I’d take a specific look at some beaded Christmas ornament covers. So, why are these so popular? I think that’s easy – they’re simple...

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...

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...

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...

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