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 Bling Bracelet & Medallion pattern.You can purchase the patternfor $5.00 on her website or in her Etsy store.
Bracelet Materials (for a 7-inch bracelet, not including clasp) Approx 10 Yards of Bead Thread of Choice 5 Size 12mm Swarovski Rivolis Approx 160 Size 11/0 Delica Beads, Color 1 Approx 80 Size 11/0 Delica Beads, Color 2 Approx 350 Size 15/0 Seed Beads Approx 425 Size 11/0 Seed Beads Approx 92 Size 3mm Fire-Polished Beads Approx 40 4mm Bicone Crystals Approx 40 SuperDuo Beads Clasp of Choice
Medallion Materials Approx 4 Feet of Bead Thread of Choice One Size 12mm Swarovski Rivolis Approx 32 Size 11/0 Delica Beads, Color 1 Approx 16 Size 11/0 Delica Beads, Color 2 Approx 70 Size 15/0 Seed Beads Approx 80 Size 11/0 Seed Beads Approx 16 Size 3mm Fire-Polished Beads Approx 8 4mm Bicone Crystals Approx 8 SuperDuo Beads One 4-6mm Jump Ring Necklace Chain, Satin, Silk or leather cord, with Clasp
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.