Suitable for beginners and intermediate practice Increase and Decrease Brickstitch with the Scattered Diamond Jewelry Set tutorial! If you’re a beginner, making the earrings will teach you basic increase and decrease brickstitch and as soon as you learn the basics, you can move onto creating the bracelet! You can explore and play with different color combinations. Aside from increase and decrease brickstitch you will also learn how to create picots to embellish edges of a beadwork.
In creating the bracelet, you will also encounter Right Angle Weave and Ladder Stitch beading techniques.
The earring measures 3.75cm x 5cm while the bracelet measures 17cm, including the clasp.
Materials and tools:
(B) 11/0 seedbeads Matte Dark Copper
(O) 11/0 Opaque Frosted Pumpkin
(Y) 11/0 Opaque Lustered Dandelion
(LB) 11/0 Opaque Lt Beige
Nymo Beading Thread size B
2 ear wires
Beeswax (if you will use Nymo thread. For Fireline thread no need to use beeswax)
Brickstitch (Increase and Decrease)
Beginner - Intermediate