Make your way down a peyote-stitch path this Halloween with our Trick-or-Treat Trail bracelet. Flecks of colorful seed beads are scattered in among the matte black bracelet, while festive fringe creates a bright backdrop. This bracelet is sure to sweeten your holiday style! You can see more of it and other Halloween ideas in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandSwarovski, TierraCast, KO Thread, Artbeads, TOHO
Warm colors of baked earth create a breathtaking display in this bracelet. SuperDuos are stitched together in a unique pattern that will add mesmerizing accents to your style. The red clay and dark copper colors are perfect for fall attire, a summer evening out or any other occasion!
- BrandTierraCast, TOHO, KO Thread
The Ancient Roman Empire was known for opulence, art and power. Emperors and fine ladies would have surely adorned themselves with jewelry like this bracelet. Seed beads in rich purple and gold colors add a striking balance to the enchanting Miyuki Half Tila beads at the center of this herringbone design. Make this bracelet for yourself and add regal Roman style to your collection of treasures!
- BrandTOHO, KO Thread, Miyuki
Arcos par Puca beads and Minos par Puca beads are the perfect match in this beaded beauty! The barrel shape of the Minos par Puca beads fit perfectly within the crescent shape of the Arcos par Puca beads. Cheri even used the unique shape of these beads to create a beaded toggle clasp to complete her creation. Learn how to make this bracelet for yourself and switch up the colors for your own take.
- BrandTOHO, KO Thread
Nefertiti was an ancient queen of Egypt and this bracelet looks like a treasure she would have worn. The beautiful patterns are created on the Ricks Beading Loom. Our designer Cheri mixed Czech glass roundels with seed beads for an opulent look fit for an Egyptian queen!
- BrandBeadSmith, TOHO, AlaCarte Clasps, S-Lon (Super-Lon), KO Thread
To start the technique for making the seed bead caps for the tassels, string 30 Miyuki 11/0 Duracoat galvanized Muscat bronze Delicas onto the thread, tie the thread in a circle, and knot. Add one more row of Muscat bronze Delicas using the tubular peyote technique.
- BrandBeadalon, BeadSmith, TOHO, Miyuki, KO Thread
Arcos par Puca crescent beads make it possible to create amazing shapes in your style! These Czech glass beads feature three stringing holes, so bead weaving with these beauties becomes quite exciting. Cheri incorporated them along with other golden beads in her Incan Treasure earrings.
- BrandTOHO, KO Thread
There are endless ways to finish designs featuring the peyote stitch. This bracelet features the stitch folded over D ring components from TierraCast. This unique technique adds flawless style to the bracelet. You'll find even more ideas for incorporating TierraCast components into your designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandTierraCast, Miyuki, KO Thread
Create a beautiful message of hope in your jewelry with our templates for creating breast cancer awareness bracelets. Choose from bracelets displaying the word "Hope" or "Survivor" to show everyone that you are fighting for a cause close to your heart. These bracelets are made using The Ricks Beading Loom.
- BrandMiyuki, KO Thread
Dusty colors of the desert and a fun loomed pattern give this seed bead bracelet a Southwest feel. With the Ricks Beading Loom, you can create all kinds of fun patterns. See more ideas for creating patterns with this loom in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandTOHO, KO Thread, TierraCast
Seed beads can be used in so many ways when designing jewelry. If you love the look of loomed jewelry but want to skip the loom, this wrap bracelet makes a great alternative. The seed beads are wrapped between leather cord, so you can make fun patterns, just like on a loom! The leather cord adds cool texture to the outside of the design. Learn how to make this bracelet with the instructions below and see where seed beads can take you in your jewelry designs.
- BrandLeather Cord USA, Miyuki, KO Thread, TierraCast
Delicious colors come together in this decadent bracelet design! Cheri used an Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blend to give her project the perfect color palette full of rich and tantalizing chocolate and caramel tones. You can see more ideas for using Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blends in your projects in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandS-Lon (Super-Lon), KO Thread, AlaCarte Clasps, BeadSmith
Sometimes the simplest of techniques are made extraordinary by the right color pattern. Cheri came up with this captivating pattern for her loomed bracelet and the results are truly enchanting. The pop of shining silver really makes the block design come alive in a mesmerizing way. Learn how to make this bracelet and add Hypnotic Blocks to your style!
- BrandMiyuki, KO Thread
There are so many fun ways to incorporate Artbeads Designer Blends into your designs. Designer Cheri created a right angle weave bib with beads from our Persian Treasure Designer Blend. With colors already perfectly coordinated, Cheri could focus on the weave! See more ideas for Artbeads Designer Blends in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandKO Thread, Artbeads, Swarovski
Czech glass tango beads feature unique triangle shapes with two stringing holes. These beads can provide your designs with amazing style! Artbeads designer Cheri used them to form a colorful diamond shape in her earrings. Switch up the colors to make this style all your own.
- BrandSwarovski, KO Thread
When you have the perfect mix of colors, it's easy to create fabulous jewelry. Our Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blend feature dazzling color palettes that allow you to focus on designing without having to pick out colors. Cheri created this loomed bracelet using a random pattern of seed beads from our Lilac Designer Blend. You can see more ideas for using Designer Blends in your projects in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandArtbeads, KO Thread, TOHO
Flowers and tassels create cheerful style in these sweet bracelets. The tassels are easy to make, so try this project with your kids! It's a great project for moms and daughters to do together. The mother of pearl beads allow you to switch up the color palettes to suit your tastes. For our instructions, we'll explain how to make the purple tassel bracelet.
- BrandKO Thread, Griffin
Lovely tones of copper are the star of this peyote stitch creation! Cheri used seed beads from an Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blend to achieve this eye-catching color palette. She complemented the seed beads with small fire-polished beauties to finish the look. Discover more ideas for using Artbeads Designer Seed Bead Blends in your designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandKO Thread, TierraCast, Artbeads, TOHO
Creamy and delicate lace is decorated with elegant beads in this bracelet and earring set. Dashes of dusky pink sparkle from the Swarovski beads make this a sweet set you can wear in weddings, for Valentine's Day or any other time of year! The patterns in the lace lay the foundation for how to add the beads, so different types of lace will inspire you in new ways.
- BrandSwarovski, KO Thread
A bubbly ocean look comes to life in this necklace. The beauty of Swarovski pearls is easily showcased around an Amoracast eternity design frame, while a sparkling sea snail pendant dangles below. When paired with a turquoise satin necklace, these elements will certainly put you in mind of Ocean Bubbles.
- BrandKO Thread, Swarovski, Amoracast, TOHO
Designed by Cheri Carlson
Preciosa Chilli Beads feature a unique shape that allows for endless design possibilities! Artbeads designer Cheri showcased their fun style in a beautiful bracelet. This bracelet takes on a feathered quality because of the alternating pattern of the beads. Learn how to make it and start using Chilli beads in all of your jewelry-making projects.
- BrandPreciosa, KO Thread, TOHO
Amazing rose gold tones and a fabulous netted pattern make this necklace gleam like a royal treasure! Swarovski bicones and pearls really dazzle in this design, creating glints and gleams from every angle. This would make a stunning bridal necklace or an eye-catching piece for a fancy night out.
- BrandTOHO, Swarovski, KO Thread
This stunning bracelet combines layers of soutache with dazzling cup chain and eye-catching gleams of silver light. Pops of green color complete the fabulous look. This bracelet is a treat to look at with all of its glittering style. Follow the steps to make this bracelet and learn new techniques for incorporating beads and cup chain into your soutache designs.
- BrandSwarovski, KO Thread, BeadSmith
These bright earrings are cheerful from top to bottom! Sweet floral links decorate the inside of the chain frames, while delicate tassels dangle below. The trendy rose gold color is sure to make a splash in your style. Learn how to make these earrings and let your jewelry shine.
- BrandKO Thread, B&B Benbassat