Top Ten beadwork Articles

Here are the top ten articles for the Beadwork Site! These rankings are live and get reset at the beginning of each month, so check back often to see what your fellow visitors are most interested in!

1. Graphing Patterns -small repeats in peyote
An article about how to graph small motifs at different angles with free coffee themed patterns and blank graphs.

2. Book Review- Kumihimo Basics and Beyond
A review of Rebecca Ann Combs book Kumihimo Basics and Beyond : 25 braided and beaded jewelry projects on the kumihimo disk.

3. Grandmother's Garden Patterns
A set of free patterns based off the classic Grandmother´s Garden quilt pattern.

4. Brick Stitch with 2 and 3 Bead Rows
Using basic brick stitch but changing the number of beads in a row really changes the look of the stitch. This article shows how with examples and graph paper.

5. Basic Beading- How to Follow Peyote Patterns
A tiny tubular peyote bead and a tiny flat peyote bead illustrate how to follow peyote patterns.

6. Converting peyote graphs to regular graphs
How to easily turn that favorite peyote pattern into something you can cross stitch or do on a loom

7. Quick and Easy: Brick Stitch Earring Patterns
An even dozen easy brick stitch earrings, including an American flag, an alien, and some flowers.

8. Porcupine Quill Earrings
How to use porcupine quills in beadwork.

9. Magic Bead Patterns
Magic Happens bracelet patterns, and cute little witch earrings

10. Graphing Patterns
A quick overview of how to graph your own patterns using images

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