How to Make Marine-Style Bead Bracelet Within 30 Minutes

by Vicky Hall

In this project of pearl and crystal bracelet, you’ll learn the way to make beautiful marine-style beaded bracelet by using simple beading techniques! Super for the upcoming summer season!

Supplies

  • 7 8mm Glass Pearls
  • 28 6mm Bicone Glass Beads
  • 1 Gram 3mm Round Seed Beads
  • 150 Centimeters 0.38mm Tiger Tail Wire
  • 2 Crimp Beads
  • 1 Lobster Claw Clasp
  • 1 Wire Cutter Pliers
  • 1 Round Nose Pliers
  • 1 Side Cutting Pliers
  • Instructions

    Step 1

    Cut a length of 0.38mm tiger tail wire to approximately 150cm. Slide the clasp and fasten at the center by using a crimp bead.

    Step 2

    Add one 3mm seed bead per wire. Cross through another one then for creating the first beaded loop.

    Step 3

    Add one 6mm bicone glass bead and four 3mm seed bead. Then, bring the wire back through the first seed bead to make a seed bead loop.

    Step 4

    Cross the two wires through one 8mm glass pearl.

    Step 5

    Create two 4-seed bead loop.

    Step 6

    Add one 6mm bicone glass bead per wire. Next, cross through another 3mm seed bead.

    Step 7

    Repeat the steps 2~6 for several times until get a desired length for bracelet.

    Step 8

    Collect two wire ends, string one crimp bead, pass through the other jumpring on clasp. Pull the wire snugly and then squeeze the crimp bead by using pliers.

    Step 9

    Weave the wires backwards to tuck the excess. Cut the leftover wire if necessary!