Are you looking to challenge yourself this International Beading Week? Do you want to try your hand at creating something different? This year, we’ve collaborated with BeadSmith this International Beading Week to present you with three amazing projects for you to try at home.
Once again, International Beading Week is here! This week is all about celebrating the art and craft of beading in all its form. That is why at Cooksongold, we have a ton of amazing deals on our beading ranges as well as all sorts of projects for you to do at home.
Whether you’re starting out and learning the basics or you’re an avid crafts person who’s been crafting with beads for years, this week is for you.
So here are three amazing projects for you to try at home.
Super Duo Honeycomb Bangle
A simple but rewarding project for the crafter looking to build on their skills. Once you learn how to make a Honeycomb Bangle and the principles of how to create them, it opens you up to much more creatively.
To create a Superduo Honeycomb Bangle, you will need:
- 2 Beading Needles
- 2 Size 11 Miyuki Seed Beads
- 20 Superduos or Superduos Duets
- 36 Honeycomb Jewels
- Fireline in 4lb or 6lb
- 72 True 2 Beads
Carousel Beaded Beads
A project that is best for Intermediate Level crafts person. It is perfect for someone who is experienced in beading and looking for a challenge to take their skills to the next level. This project will show you how to create beautiful Carousel Beaded Beads.
For this project, you will need:
- 10 Honeycomb Beads
- 5 Super Duos
- 5 4mm Fire Polish Crystals
- 1 gram #11 Round Seed Beads
- #8 Fireline
- #12 Needle
Are you looking for an opportunity to try your hand at using a beading loom? Are you itching for a project but unsure where to start? Well, here is your chance as you can go and learn how to make Duo Diamonds.
To create Duo Diamonds, you will need:
- Beading Loom
- Size 8 Seed Beeds
- Super Dui Beads
- Beading Thread Size 10 Two Inch Beading Needle
- A Clasp of your choice
If you want to make the most of International Beading Week, checkout all the deals and offers we’re running right now.