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How to Make a Square Stitch Video

Creating a square stitch is a great beginner beadweaving stitch to learn. This video shows you step by step how to create this easy to learn stitch

How to Make an Even Count Peyote Stitch Video

The Even Count Peyote Stitch is one of the most widely used beadweaving stitches. It's very easy to learn and when used with Delica beads, they just pop into place. You can really see you design come to life with every row you complete!

How to Make a Netting Stitch Video

An introduction to a very versatile stitch, the Netting Stitch. I this video, the process is shown step-by-step to create angular pendants and drops for necklaces with seed beads.

How to Make a (Ndebele) Herringbone Stitch Video

In this video, you'll see how to create this extremely durable stitch that is also wonderfully flexable!

How Make a Double Needle Right Angle Weave Video

Here we'll show you the easy way to incorporate two needles in your Right Angle Weave stitching to save you even more time!

How to Thread a Needle Video

Beading Needles are used with larger diameter cording that won't fit through the eye of an embroidery style needle. This video shows you how to attach the needle to the cord and remove it after you're done using it.

How to make a Ladder Stitch Video

In this beading video, you'll see how quick and easy it is to create this basic stitch - a must know stitch for weaving many other stitches!

How to Make a Right Angle Weave Video

In this bead weaving video, you learn, step-by-step how to make the very versitile Right Angle Weave for bracelets, necklaces and earrings

Types of Earning Pins for Beaded Jewelry

Types of Earning Pins for Beaded Jewelry. Part of the series: Beaded Jewelry Projects. Make your own handcrafted beaded earrings. Learn the different types of earring pins to use in this free video clip about making jewelry with beads.

Adding a Centerpiece to a Beaded Necklace

Adding a Centerpiece to a Beaded Necklace. Part of the series: Beaded Jewelry Projects. Hand beaded necklaces never go out of fashion. Learn how to make a beaded necklace with a centerpiece in this free video clip about making jewelry with beads.

Using Jump Rings in Beaded Jewelry

Using Jump Rings in Beaded Jewelry. Part of the series: Beaded Jewelry Basics. Attach necklaces together with jump rings. Learn how to use jump rings for handcrafted jewelry in this free crafting video clip from a professional jewelry artist.

How to String & Finish Jewelry Beading

How to String & Finish Jewelry Beading. Part of the series: How to Make Jewelry. Stringing and finishing jewelry beads lets you put the finishing touches on your creation. String and finish jewelry beading with help from a visual artist and product developer in this free video clip.

How to Restring Beads

How to Restring Beads. Though there are many techniques for stringing a necklace, these basic steps will work for almost any set of beads.

How to dye colorful PASTA BEADS for kids crafts

How to dye colorful PASTA BEADS for kids crafts. Remember how much fun it was to make necklaces out of macaroni? I used to love making pasta jewelry and my poor mother was forced to wear many of my creations. Kids can still have fun with this craft! And it's not just for macaroni anymore! Pasta comes in all shapes and sizes and it's cheap!

How to Make Beaded Fringe

How to Make Beaded Fringe. This articles describes easy to follow directions for making hand beaded fringe. You can use the fringe to do many things. You can decorate pillows, curtains, kitchen napkin holders, or even add the fringe to shawls, hemlines of skirts and dresses.

How to Make Salt Dough Beads

How to Make Salt Dough Beads. Salt dough beads can be used to make any number of fun creations, from Christmas tree ornaments to personalized jewelry. These crafty delights are just as much fun for adults as they are for kids, so get ready to let your imagination run wild.

How to Sew Beads on Fabric

How to Sew Beads on Fabric. T-shirts, blouses and purses can be enhanced with beads. Make a single row of beads in a design or around a collar or sleeve. This procedure is called the "couching" method in bead work. It is done by using two threaded needles.

How to Make Beaded Trim

How to Make Beaded Trim. Beads are a great way to dress up clothing, housewares and crafts--but covering an entire project can sometimes be too much. Beaded trim--made separately or directly onto the item--can add a touch of whimsy or elegance without overloading the project or taking up too much time. Here is how.

How to Make a Bead and Wire Cross

How to Make a Bead and Wire Cross. Crosses can be a deep religious symbol, and can really beautify the walls of a home. Luckily, they are also very easy to make. Follow these instructions to make a nice bead and wire cross.

DIY Paper Beads

Today we will learn how to make economical paper beads. Look the picture of finished products. Materials and tools: magazines and colorized posters, scissors, pin, pen, ruler, colorful tape 1. Cut these magazines and posters into strips according to the following pictures that have been drawn.( Notice that the shape of beads are decided by the width and length of the strips, so you should master them appropriately.)2. Use the thick pin as axis to roll the tailored strips.3. Wrap t