An original design by Laura McCabe ©2008.
This beautifully beaded bead can be strung onto a necklace or enjoyed as a beautiful object.
Techniques: peyote stitch, herringbone stitch.
Skill level: intermediate to advanced
6-page pattern with full-colour step by step diagrams and written instructions
12mm Swarovski rivolis (article 1122), 6 stones
11º Japanese Cylinder beads, 3 grams
15º Japanese round beads,
colour A, 5 grams
colour B, 5 grams
colour C, 5 grams
colour D, 5 grams
colour E, 5 grams
15º Japanese charlottes*, 3 grams
15º Czech charlottes, 1 gram
3mm Swarovski crystal bicones (article 5328), 24 beads
4mm Swarovski crystal bicones (article 5328), 18 - 24 beads
5-6mm round freshwater pearls**, 12 pearls
* can be substituted with 13º Czech charlottes or 15º Japanese 3-cuts
** can be substituted with Swarovski pearls