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 Eclipse Necklaces pattern. This pattern are available for purchase on the www.aroundthebeadingtable.comwebsite - click herefor the necklace patterns.
Necklace with Beaded Chain Materials (for a 18-inch necklace, not including clasp or center drop motif) Approx 4 yards of 6lb. FireLine Approx 350 size 11/0 seed beads Approx 40 3mm beads Approx 26 Color 1 size 4mm beads Approx 6 Color 2 size 4mm beads Approx 24 SuperDuo beads one accent bead (any bead type of any size you prefer) Clasp
Necklace with Chain Materials (for a 17-inch necklace, not including clasp or center drop motif) Approx 3 yards of 6lb. FireLine Approx 75 size 11/0 seed beads Approx 14 3mm beads Approx 10 Color 1 size 4mm beads Approx 4 Color 2 size 4mm beads Approx 16 SuperDuo beads one accent bead (any bead type of any size you prefer) two 7-inch lengths of chain with clasp attached
Below are the components used in this design example. If you would like to make this version yourself, you will need to calculate the quantities of each item to purchase, depending on the length of bracelet you wish to make, etc.