DIY: Sparkle Christmas Bracelet by Cecily Ng

Sparkle Christmas Bracelet is now published as part of DIY Jewelry Making #61. This tutorial is written by one of our contributors – Cecily Ng. These bracelets is perfect to make for homemade Christmas or any occasions gifts to your loved ones. You can also change any bead color you want. With this amazing DIY tutorial you won’t believe how easy it is to make. For step by step instruction, do login to our member area to follow this project. If you are not a member yet, just subscribe from the link here.

 

For a 7 inch bracelet, you will need

 

Materials

 

60 4mm Swarovski Bicone Erinite
14 4mm Swarovski Bicone Siam
1 pair of Bead Tip Clam Shell
2 Button Clasp
120cm  8lb. or 10 lb. Fireline thread  OR  0.25mm Nylon thread
Size 11 Seed Beads
Glue

 

Tools

 

Scissors
Round nose pliers
Flat nose pliers
 Below is a sneak preview of what you will see from the step by step guide available in our member area.
 
 

Step 1:
String 1 seed bead to the middle of the thread.



Step 2:
Holding both the left (L) and right (R) threads together, pass both threads through the hole of the bead tip. Pull tightly. The seed bead will act as a stopper.



Step 3:
Holding both the left (L) and right (R) threads together, string 1 seed bead through both threads. Pull tightly.



Step 4:
String 3 seed beads on the left thread (L). String 3 seed beads and 1 Erinite 4mm bicone on the right thread (R).



Step 5:
Pass the left thread (L) through the Erinite 4mm bicone on the right thread (R). Pull tightly.

Note: The left thread (L) will become right thread (R) and the right thread (R) will become left thread (L) every time they cross with each other.



Step 6:
String 1 Erinite 4mm bicone on the left thread (L). String 2 Erinite 4mm bicone on the right thread (R).

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