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 Solitaire Bracelets pattern.You can purchase the patternfor $4.00 on her website www.aroundthebeadingtable.com. You can also get this pattern in her new Etsy shop, click here.
Unembellished Bracelet Materials (for 6.75 to 7" bracelet, not including clasp Approx 2 Yards of Bead Thread of Choice Approx 200 Size 11/0 Seed Beads (Miyuki brand works best) Approx 50 Size 3mm Beads Approx 32 Two-Hole Diamond Beads Clasp of Choice
Embellished Bracelet Materials (for 6.75 to 7" bracelet, not including clasp Approx 4 Yards of Bead Thread of Choice Approx 275 Size 11/0 Seed Beads (Miyuki brand works best) Approx 50 Size 3mm Beads Approx 42 MiniDuo Beads Approx 32 Two-Hole Diamond Beads Clasp of Choice
Note in the original colorway, Deb uses DiamonDuo beads, but since they have been discontinued on the Red Panda Beads website, I've substituted the same color GemDuo beads.
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, if you want matching earrings, etc.