Ornate Beaded Bead Christmas Ornament

PROJECT C2029
Designer: Kat Silvia
Skill Level: Intermediate
Hang this beautiful orb on your Christmas tree this holiday season and watch it glow in the twinkling lights. This design can also make a beautiful gift topper, sure to impress.
Instructions
  1. Please watch our video: How to Make an Ornate Beaded Bead. Following along with the video, you will use the 3mm beads are the "seed beads" and the 8mm beads as the "4mm beads".
  2. To hang, cut off about 8 inches of cord thread it through one bead and back up, and tie an overhand knot to create a loop.
WHAT YOU'LL NEED: (scroll down for purchase options)
  • BCP-3820 - Czech Fire Polished Glass Beads 8mm Round Ruby Siam Red (25)
    Project uses 2 Strands. You will need 2 packages.

  • BCP-3307 - Czech Fire Polished Glass Beads 3mm Round Silver Metallic (50)
    Project uses 2 Strands. You will need 2 packages.

  • XCR-1280 - FireLine Braided Beading Thread, 4lb Test and 0.005 Thick, 15 Yards, Crystal Clear
    Project uses 1 piece. You will need 1 package.

RECOMMENDED TOOLS:
  • XTL-3006 - Beadsmith English Beading Needles Size 12 (4 Needles)
  • XTL-5700 - Fiskars 5 Precision Tip Scissors - Super Sharp
Additional Information
Theme Christmas
Ingredients BCP-3820, BCP-3307, XCR-1280,

Purchase Components

Purchase the components needed to make this project. Change quantities as needed to make multiple pieces. Tip: Save this project to your wishlist to easily return to project instructions.
Czech Fire Polished Glass Beads 8mm Round Ruby Siam Red (25)
You will need 2 package(s).
1 package = 25 Pieces.
$2.39 / Package | SKU: BCP-3820
Czech Fire Polished Glass Beads 3mm Round Silver Metallic (50)
You will need 2 package(s).
1 package = 50 Pieces.
$1.59 / Package | SKU: BCP-3307
FireLine Braided Beading Thread, 4lb Test and 0.005 Thick, 15 Yards, Crystal Clear
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 1 Spool.
$5.29 / Package | SKU: XCR-1280
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Tools and Other Supplies:

Beadsmith English Beading Needles Size 12 (4 Needles)
Fiskars 5 Precision Tip Scissors - Super Sharp
$6.89 / Package | SKU: XTL-5700

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