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DNA Spiral Bracelet

DNA Spiral Bracelet Our DNA Spiral Bracelet pattern is one of the quickest, easiest stitches to learn — perfect for the beginner and fun enough for a stitching expert!  Have fun! Required Materials: Size 6 seed beads (core) 10 grams

3 in 3 Chain Maille Bracelet

3 in 3 Chain Maille Bracelet  The 3 in 3 chain maille pattern is one of the quickest, easiest chain maille patterns to master and it makes a substantial, attractive bracelet.  Try it as a dangle earring or a necklace

Christmas Present Earrings

Christmas Present Earrings   Continuing our theme of Christmas in July, today’s tutorial is one of our most popular and long standing Christmas patterns!  After all, who doesn’t love a stack of Swarovski crystal gifts topped with a bow?!  

Candy Cane Earrings

Candy Cane Earrings We’re celebrating Christmas in July at bead World, so we thought we’d share one of our most popular holiday earring designs!  Have fun with these sweet little treats!  (Ha ha, get it?!)  Check out our archives for

Roller Coaster Bracelet Tutorial

Roller Coaster Bracelet Required for this Project: 5mm brass rollo chain (three pieces, each 7 inches long) 2mm leather (6 feet) Brass nugget with 2mm hole (2) Cutters for leather String the leather through the first link on all three

Swarovski Trapeze Earrings: Easy Tutorial

Swarovski Trapeze Earrings: Easy Tutorial You will need: Swarovski polygons (2) Silver plated bead cap (4) Silver plated chain (8 inches) 24 gauge silver plated wire (6 inches) Sterling silver ear wires (2) Round nose pliers Needle Nose pliers Wire

Tree of Life Bracelet Tutorial

Tree of Life Bracelet This fun seed bead and waxed linen bracelet is super easy and highly customizable.  Choose your favorite colors to make it your own!  Consider adding charms or crystals if you want added bling.  It’s the perfect

Simple Leather Lariat Tutorial

Spanish Pavé Lariat Necklace With just 4 feet of leather and three large hole beads you can make an adorable lariat necklace.  Inexpensive, easy and fun!  Enjoy this simple leather lariat tutorial.  If you haven’t worked with the Spanish Knot

Braided Suede Bracelet (Free Wrapping with Wire)

Braided Suede Bracelet (Free Wrapping with Wire) When working with multiple strands of leather, suede or cord, it’s nice to know this versatile method of adding a closure to your jewelry.  Free wrapping (or tension wrapping, as it is sometimes

Spanish Knot Bracelet Tutorial

Spanish Knot Bracelet (also known as Snake Weave) The Spanish Knot has become the go-to knot for all things fashionable at Bead World.  Karen learned this knot on the beaches of Spain (hence the name) and we’ve been tying leather