Superb new bead pattern added, look at Poinsettia Swags and Tails Large Christmas Ornament from http://www.threadabead.com/3469/1/Poinsettia-Swags-and-Tails-Large-Christmas-Ornament--Bead-Pattern
There are not many beaded overnament covers around that are this Christmassy! Using silver lined versions of the traditional colours of Christmas, red, green and gold, this ornament shimmers away in an elegant and enriched style. Adorned on the ornament are 6 poinsetta flowers, each one is delicately detailed and finished with a 24ct gold plated fire polished bead. As usual with ThreadABead featured patterns we give full detailed photographic instructions and in this pattern there are 47 detailed steps, making this pattern even suitable for beginners to beading. This ornament bead pattern is made using Japanese Miyuki size 11 Delica. A form of round peyote is used but full detailed instructions are given and no previous knowledge of the stitch is required. Please note the pattern may not work with any other size and type of beads. There are 4 delica colours in total and the finished beadwork is approximately 9.5cm x 6cm (not including loop). The ornament is mounted on a 6cm gold bauble. 48 x 3mm Firepolished Crystal AB, 24 x 4mm Firepolished Crystal AB, 18 x 6mm Firepolished Crystal AB, 7 x 8mm Firepolished Crystal AB and 6 x 4mm Firepolished Gold Plated are also required The bead pattern supplied is 18 pages and includes 47 full colour photo instructions.