Deborah Roberti designs beading patterns. Her website offers some free and some bead patterns available for purchase. I highly recommend her bead patterns, not only are they extremely affordable and easy to follow, but they are very versatile as well. This category highlights some of the possible variations of her Bubble Necklace and Earrings pattern. This pattern are available for $4.25 on the www.aroundthebeadingtable.comwebsite - click herefor the earrings pattern.
Necklace Materials (for an 18 inch necklace, not including clasp) Approx 4 yards of Bead Thread of Choice About 300 size 11/0 seed beads Approx 48 size 3mm beads (any 3mm bead type) Approx 30 size 4mm beads (any 4mm bead type) 3 size 6mm 2-hole beads (Cabs, Silky, Honeycomb) 1 2-hole dagger bead (or any top drilled bead) Clasp of Choice Earring Materials Approx 4 feet of Bead Thread of Choice About 60 size 11/0 seed beads Approx 10 size 3mm beads (any 3mm bead type) 2 size 6mm 2-hole beds (Cabs, Silky, Honeycomb) 2 2-hole dagger bead (or any top drilled bead) Two small (2-4mm) Jump Rings A Pair of Earring Findings
To see the beads used in each of the designs below, click on the desired image.