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Soutache 101: How to Create Soutache Jewelry

Soutache 101: How to Create Soutache Jewelry

Learn how to do soutache bead embroidery for beading and jewelry making with our free tutorials and instructional videos, then pick up some soutache supplies and create your own soutache jewelry. What is Soutache? Soutache is a narrow, flat braid...

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Seed Bead Size Chart

Seed Bead Size Chart

With seed bead sizing, the rule is the larger the size number, the smaller the bead. Czech seed beads are often sold in hanks, which are made of 12 strands, folded in half into a bundle, so that there are...

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Square Stitch Bead Weaving Patterns

Square Stitch Bead Weaving Patterns

Free Square Stitch Bead Weaving Patterns Square stitch is a beautiful basic stitch in which beads stack up next to each other in straight, grid-like rows. Because of its even structure, square stitch resembles loom weaving more than any other...

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Stringing 101: Bead Stringing Basics

Stringing 101: Bead Stringing Basics

Bead stringing may be the most popular and universal of all jewelry making techniques. A pile of beads just screams to be strung together, and many of us may have played around with beads and sewing thread as children. Knowing...

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