Scorpio Bracelet

PROJECT B3005
Designer: Megan Milliken
Skill Level: Beginner
Vibrant turquoise SuperDuo 2-hole beads are accented with black seed beads in this stretch bracelet. Wear this bracelet to add a pop of color to your everyday look.
Instructions
Before you begin, measure your wrist to determine how long you want your bracelet to be. I made mine about 1 1/2" larger than my wrist.
  1. Begin by cutting six 1' lengths of Opelon floss stretch cord.
  2. Gather the lengths together and place a bead stopper 2-3 inches from one end of the cords.
  3. String your beads onto the cords in the following pattern:
  4. Row 1: Place a turquoise SuperDuo bead onto the first two cords. Then place a turquoise SuperDuo bead on the middle two cords, and another onto the last two cords.
  5. Row 2: String a black diamond Czech seed bead onto the first cord. Then place a SuperDuo bead onto the next two cords, and another onto the two cords after those. String another black diamond seed bead onto the last cord.
  6. Row 3: Repeat row 1.
  7. Row 4: String black Czech seed bead onto the first cord. Then place a turquoise SuperDuo bead onto the next two cords, and another onto the two cords after those. String another black seed bead onto the last cord.
  8. Repeat the pattern until your bracelet is the desired length.
  9. Watch the video: How To Make a Stretch Bracelet. This video will show you how to connect the ends of your bracelet and finish off the cords.
  10. Your bracelet is now ready.
WHAT YOU'LL NEED: (scroll down for purchase options)
  • XCR-2227 - Beadsmith Opelon Floss Stretch Bead Cord - Make Stretchy Bracelets Fast - 82 ft.
    Project uses 6 feet. You will need 1 package.

  • BCT-511 - Czech Glass SuperDuo 2-Hole Seed Beads 2x5mm Turquoise (8 Grams)
    Project uses 2 tubes. You will need 2 packages.

  • BCS-8240 - Czech Seed Beads 8/0 Jet Black Opaque (1 Ounce)
    Project uses 1 package. You will need 1 package.

  • BCS-8219 - Czech Seed Beads 8/0 Silver Lined Black Diamond (1 Ounce)
    Project uses 1 package. You will need 1 package.

  • XTL-1001 - G S Hypo Cement Precise Applicator Essential!
    Project uses 1 piece. You will need 1 package.

RECOMMENDED TOOLS:
  • XTL-5700 - Fiskars 5 Precision Tip Scissors - Super Sharp
  • XTL-5600 - Xuron Sharp Flush Cutter Pliers - Wire/Soft Flex
  • XTL-3000 - Bead Stopper- Stop Beads Sliding Off Stringing Material
Additional Information
Ingredients XCR-2227, BCT-511, BCS-8240, BCS-8219, XTL-1001,

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.
Opelon Stretch Bead Cord, 0.7mm 82 Feet, 1 Spool, White
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 1 Spool.
$9.99 / Package | SKU: XCR-2227
SuperDuo 2-Hole Czech Glass Beads, Turquoise, 2x5mm, 8g Tube
You will need 2 package(s).
1 package = 1 Tube.
$2.49 / Package | SKU: BCT-511
Czech Seed Beads 8/0 Jet Black Opaque (1 Ounce)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 1 oz..
$3.19 / Package | SKU: BCS-8240
Czech Seed Beads 8/0 Silver Lined Black Diamond (1 Ounce)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 1 oz..
$2.79 / Package | SKU: BCS-8219
G S Hypo Cement Precise Applicator Essential!
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 1 Tube.
$6.39 / Package | SKU: XTL-1001
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Tools and Other Supplies:

Fiskars 5 Precision Tip Scissors - Super Sharp
$6.89 / Package | SKU: XTL-5700
Bead Stopper- Stop Beads Sliding Off Stringing Material

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