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 Athena Bracelet, Earrings and Pendant patterns. These patterns are available for purchase on the www.aroundthebeadingtable.com website - click here to purchase the entire set for $6.00. You can also purchase the patterns individually on her website.
Bracelet Materials (for a 7 inch bracelet, not including clasp)4 yards 6 lb. FirelineApproximately 300 11/0 seed beadsApproximately 36 Color 1 SuperDuo beadsApproximately 72 Color 2 SuperDuo beadsApproximately 36 size 4mm beadsClasp
Earring Materials (for a pair of earrings)
2 yards 6 lb. FirelineApproximately 75 size 11/0 seed beads8 Color 1 SuperDuo beads16 Color 2 SuperDuo Beads10 size 4mm beads2 small (2-4mm) jump ringsa pair of ear wires, or whichever type of earring finding you prefer
Pendant Materials (for pendant):
1 yard 6 lb. FirelineApproximately 35 size 11/0 seed beads12 Color 1 SuperDuo beads12 Color 2 SuperDuo beads9 size 4mm round4-6mm jump ring or closed slide baila 16 or 18 inch chain, satin, silk or leather cord with clasp
To see the beads used in each of the designs below, click on the desired image.