Indie Ice DIY Stacking Bracelets

DIY JEWELRY making 

Designed by Denise Yezbak Moore
for Halcraft Collection

Materials:
28     Bead Gallery® crystal AB matte Czech 6mm (15552)
28     Bead Gallery® white opaque luster Czech 6mm (15486)
24     Bead Gallery® white coated Czech 7mm (15322)
28     Bead Gallery® silver aluminum Czech 6mm (15526)
32     Bead Gallery® silver plated Czech glass 5mm (15460)
28     Bead Gallery® black luster Czech glass 6mm(15517)
28     Bead Gallery® hematite luster Czech glass 6mm(15543)
28     Bead Gallery® crystal smokey grey Czech 6mm (15511)
28     Bead Gallery® black AB Czech 6mm (15527)
01     Bead Gallery® white glass connector (13742)
01     Bead Gallery® silver plated geometric ball 10mm (13918)
01     Bead Gallery® silver plated rhinestone evil eye charm (13906)
01     Bead Gallery® small white tassel (14663)
01     Bead Gallery® silver plated feather charms (12855)
01     Bead Gallery® silver plated rhinestone hamsa (14765)
01     Bead Gallery® black glass connector (13702)
01     Bead Gallery® light grey tassels (13783)
01     Bead Gallery® black small tassel 14669)
09     silver tone 6mm jump rings
90” Stretch .5mm beading cord

Tools:
Beadalon® wire nippers
Super glue
Bead Bugs®

Level of difficulty (Beginner)

Time – Less than 10 minutes per bracelet

Tip: Stretch cord before stringing your beads.  This will help maintain the shape of your bracelet. Be sure to measure your wrist to insure a proper fit. A great alternative to the overhand knot is the surgeon’s knot. Be sure to measure your wrist and add or subtract beads as needed.

Matte Crystal White Glass Charm Bracelet                               
Instructions:
1.    Cut 10” of stretch cord.
2.    Stretch cord well before stringing your beads.  This will help
maintain the bracelets shape in the future.
3.    Attach Bead Bug to end of 10” of stretch cord.
4.    String 28 matte crystal Czech glass beads.
5.    Remove Bead Bug, bring both ends together and form an
overhand knot.  Pull tight.  Make a second overhand knot
and put a drop of glue between knots.  Pull tight. 
6.    Hide knot inside of closest bead.
7.    Cut 1 end off of white glass connector.
8.    Using 6mm jump ring, attach white glass dangle to bracelet.

White Luster Geometric Ball Charm Bracelet
Instructions:
9.    Cut 10” of stretch cord.
10.    Stretch cord well before stringing your beads.  This will help
maintain the bracelets shape in the future.
11.    Attach Bead Bug to end of 10” of stretch cord.
12.    String 28 white luster 6mm beads.
13.    Remove Bead Bug, bring both ends together and form an
 overhand knot.  Pull tight.  Make a second overhand knot
 and put a drop of glue between knots.  Pull tight. 
14.    Hide knot inside of closest bead.
15.    Using 6mm jump ring, attach geometric ball to bracelet.

White Evil Eye Charm Bracelet
Instructions:
16.    Cut 10” of stretch cord.
17.    Stretch cord well before stringing your beads.  This will help
maintain the bracelets shape in the future.
18.    Attach Bead Bug to end of 10” of stretch cord.
19.    String 24 white Czech 7mm beads.
20.    Remove Bead Bug, bring both ends together and form an
overhand knot.  Pull tight.  Make a second overhand knot
and put a drop of glue between knots.  Pull tight. 
21.    Hide knot inside of closest bead.
22.    Using 6mm jump ring, attach evil eye charm to bracelet.

Silver Aluminum White Tassel Bracelet
Instructions:
23.    Cut 10” of stretch cord.
24.    Stretch cord well before stringing your beads.  This will help
maintain the bracelets shape in the future.
25.    Attach Bead Bug to end of 10” of stretch cord.
26.    String silver aluminum 6mm beads.
27.    Remove Bead Bug, bring both ends together and form an
overhand knot.  Pull tight.  Make a second overhand knot
and put a drop of glue between knots.  Pull tight. 
28.    Hide knot inside of closest bead.
29.    Using 6mm jump ring, attach tassel to bracelet.

Silver Plated Czech Feather Charm Bracelet
Instructions:
30.    Cut 10” of stretch cord.
31.    Stretch cord well before stringing your beads.  This will help
maintain the bracelets shape in the future.
32.    Attach Bead Bug to end of 10” of stretch cord.
33.    String 32 silver plated Czech 5mm beads.
34.    Remove Bead Bug, bring both ends together and form an
overhand knot.  Pull tight.  Make a second overhand knot
and put a drop of glue between knots.  Pull tight. 
35.    Hide knot inside of closest bead.
36.    Using 6mm jump rings, attach feather charm to bracelet.

Black Luster Black Charm Bracelet                               
Instructions:
37.    Cut 10” of stretch cord.
38.    Stretch cord well before stringing your beads.  This will help
maintain the bracelets shape in the future.
39.    Attach Bead Bug to end of 10” of stretch cord.
40.    String 28 black luster Czech glass beads.
41.    Remove Bead Bug, bring both ends together and form an
overhand knot.  Pull tight.  Make a second overhand knot
and put a drop of glue between knots.  Pull tight. 
42.    Hide knot inside of closest bead.
43.    Cut 1 end off of black glass connector.
44.    Using 6mm jump ring, attach black glass dangle to bracelet.

Hematite Luster Hamsa Charm Bracelet                               
Instructions:
45.    Cut 10” of stretch cord.
46.    Stretch cord well before stringing your beads.  This will help
maintain the bracelets shape in the future.
47.    Attach Bead Bug to end of 10” of stretch cord.
48.    String 28 hematite Czech glass beads.
49.    Remove Bead Bug, bring both ends together and form an
overhand knot.  Pull tight.  Make a second overhand knot
and put a drop of glue between knots.  Pull tight. 
50.    Hide knot inside of closest bead.
51.    Cut 1 end off of hamsa connector.
52.    Using 6mm jump ring, attach hamsa charm to bracelet.

Crystal Smokey Grey Tassel Bracelet
Instructions:
53.    Cut 10” of stretch cord.
54.    Stretch cord well before stringing your beads.  This will help
maintain the bracelets shape in the future.
55.    Attach Bead Bug to end of 10” of stretch cord.
56.    String 28 crystal smokey grey Czech beads.
57.    Remove Bead Bug, bring both ends together and form an
overhand knot.  Pull tight.  Make a second overhand knot
and put a drop of glue between knots.  Pull tight. 
58.    Hide knot inside of closest bead.
59.    Using 6mm jump rings, attach tassel charm to bracelet.

Black AB Black Tassel Bracelet
Instructions:
60.    Cut 10” of stretch cord.
61.    Stretch cord well before stringing your beads.  This will help
maintain the bracelets shape in the future.
62.    Attach Bead Bug to end of 10” of stretch cord.
63.    String 28 crystal Black AB Czech 6mm beads.
64.    Remove Bead Bug, bring both ends together and form an
overhand knot.  Pull tight.  Make a second overhand knot
and put a drop of glue between knots.  Pull tight. 
65.    Hide knot inside of closest bead.
66.    Using 6mm jump rings, attach tassel charm to bracelet.

Denise Yezbak Moore is a self-taught artisan. Denise has been a senior designer here at Halcraft Collection for 9 years. She loves to create jewelry with a bohemian flair. She resides in Southern California and enjoys hearing from fellow beaders.



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