Making a Faded Watercolour Ripple Bracelet
This is a full tutorial of the bracelet featured in the Spring/Summer 2015 Trend book which accompanied the Make & Sell Jewellery Magazine May issue & is a copyright free project.
In this tutorial I am going to show you how to make this lovely beaded ripple bracelet using various sizes of Seed Beads. You can purchase the kit for this bracelet directly from us for £8.95, or you can purchase the items separately.
You don't have to make this bracelet in these colours as we have lots of gorgeous colours to choose from in each of the required sizes, so why not get creative.
The ingredients below are for the bracelet as shown which measures 7 ½ inches in total length.
1 x 10g Miyuki Seed Beads Lined Light Seafoam AB 11/0 - actually need approx 3g
1 x 10g Miyuki Seed Beads Amethyst Lined Crystal AB 11/0 - actually need approx 4g
2 x 10g Miyuki Seed Beads Purple Lined Amethyst AB size 8/0 - actually need approx 12g
1 x 10g Matubo Czech Glass Seed Beads Magic Violet Grey 7/0 - actually need approx 2.5g
1 x Silver Plated 2 Row Slide Clasp
6 metres of Fireline 6lb Crystal– work with 2 metre lengths at a time, finishing off each length as you proceed
Beading Needle size 12 or 10
Please note, this is a copyright free project so you can make this design & sell it but the instructions and diagrams remain the property of Caron Nosek Ltd must not be copied or printed for sale purposes, without prior written permission from Caron Nosek Ltd.
|3: Now pick up the size 8/0 purple (p8) & work 3 rows in this size. It is essential that you keep your thread taut as you work especially as you change the size of the beads.|
|4: Now pick up the size 7/0 purple (p7) & work 1 row in this size.|