Todays bead pattern recently added is Black Santa Christmas Bauble Ornament Pattern download here http://www.threadabead.com/3452/1/Black-Santa-Christmas-Bauble-Ornament-Pattern-Bead-Pattern
An unusual addition to your beaded collection, this black Santa ornament uses a combination of Brick Stitch and Even Count Peyote to give the Santa heads decorating the band a slight 3d effect against the beaded band. The fringe work at the base of the ornament is a combination of silver and jet fire polished beads with black delicas attached to the beaded band using a netted stitch. This bead pattern is made using Japanese Miyuki size 11 Delica beads. Even count peyote and brick stitch is used. It is assumed the beader will be familiar with Brick and Peyote. However A Beginners Guide to Even Count Peyote and Brick Stitch are available free on www.threadabead.com/instructions. Please note the pattern may not work with any other size and type of beads. There are 8 delica colours in total and the finished beadwork is approximately 3.3cm x 10cm. Each bead pattern is mounted on a 3cm bauble (Clear, White or Silver). 10 x 4mm Silver Plated Firepolished Beads, 10 x 4mm Black Firepolished Beads and 9 x 8mm Black Firepolished beads are also required for the fringe-work. (please note almost any beads around 3-5 mm would work though). The pattern supplied is 13 pages and includes close up photo of the finished work, a colour chart of suggested delicas, a colour pattern, a numbered coloured pattern and assembly instructions (including fringe-work instructions).