Latest bead pattern just added is Christmas Badges with Optional Jingle Bell Tassel at http://www.threadabead.com/3958/1/Christmas-Badges-with-Optional-Jingle-Bell-Tassel-Bead-Pattern
Need a quick little beaded item to give as a gift this year? These little badges are ideal! Each badge takes just 30 minutes to bead, and an optional jingle bell tassel can be added to the brooch to make it even more festive! As usual with ThreadABead featured patterns we give full detailed photographic instructions and in this pattern there are 13 detailed steps, making this pattern even suitable for beginners to beading. These Christmas Badges are made using Japanese Miyuki size 11 Delica beads and peyote or brick stitch can be used. It is assumed the beader will be familiar with either Brick, Peyote or Both. Peyote and Brick stitch bead instructions 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 13 colours in total and the finished beadwork is approximately 3.237 cm x 1.889 cm. (18 x 14 count) not including tassel 1 x Stix2 Double Sided Polyester Ultra Sticky Clear Sheets, 2 x Brooch Findings are required. If the tassels are being made you also need 1 x 4mm Crystal AB bead, 3 x 6mm Crystal AB beads and 3 x 6mm Silver Plated Jingle Bells per tassel. All items required can be purchased through our shop www.threadabead.com/shop The bead pattern supplied is 7 pages and includes a colour chart of suggested delicas, a colour pattern and a numbered coloured pattern.