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 Reflection Bands Bracelet pattern. This pattern is available for FREE on her website. Click here to get this FREE pattern on her website.
Bracelet Materials (For a 7.25-inch 2-strand band, not including clasp) About 4 Yards Beading Thread of Choice About 200 Size 11/0 Seed Beads About 90 Size 8/0 Seed Beads About 28-32 Size 4mm Beads About 28-32 Two-Hole Beads 2-Strand Clasp of Choice
Bracelet Materials (For a 7.25-inch 1-strand band, not including clasp)
About 2 Yards Beading Thread of Choice About 100 Size 11/0 Seed Beads About 45 Size 8/0 Seed Beads About 14-16 Size 4mm Beads About 14-16 Two-Hole Beads Clasp of Choice
NOTE: The 8/0 TOHO beads in this colorway have been discontinued. The Reflection Bands_5 colorway substitutes 8RR12F beads. Click on the photo below to see the Reflection Bands_5 colorway in the Gallery of Color Suggestions
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.