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 Roundabout Bracelet & Earrings pattern. This pattern is available for purchase($5.00) on the www.aroundthebeadingtable.com website - click here to purchase the pattern..
Bracelet Materials (for a 6.75 to 7 inch bracelet, depending on the two-hole bead type used, not including clasp) Approx 4-5 yards of 6lb. FireLine Approx 250-300 size 11/0 seed beads Approx 44 3mm pearl beads Approx 28 MiniDuo beads, color 1 Approx 56 MiniDuo beads, color 2 Approx 14 CzechMates 7mm Cabochons, Color 1 Approx 14 Czechmates 7mm Cabochons, Color2 Clasp Earrings Materials Approx 2 yards of 6lb. FireLine Approx 35 size 11/0 seed beads Approx 8 size 3mm pearl beads Approx 16 MiniDuo beads, Color 1 Approx 8 MiniDuo Beads, Color2 Approx 4 CzechMates 7mm Cabochons, Color 1 Apporx 4 CzechMates 7mm Cabochons, Color 2 2 accent beads (optional) 2 small (2-4mm) closed jump rings A pair of earring findings
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.