old glory blue bracelet stack

DESIGNED BY Denise Yezbak Moore
FEATURING BEAD GALLERY® BEADS BY HALCRAFT COLLECTION 

Learn how to make this Old Glory Blue Bracelet Stack by designer Denise Yezbak Moore featuring Bead Gallery beads by Halcraft Collection. The instructions for this beautiful Bead Gallery creation include a comprehensive list of DIY jewelry making materials and supplies from our huge inventory of beads, charms, connectors, pendants, findings, stringing materials and tools. As well as a step by step DIY jewelry making a how-to guide for creating this one of a kind statement piece. Creating beautiful jewelry is easy with Halcraft Collection.

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BEADS & JEWELRY MAKING SUPPLIES REQUIRED

Millefiori Bracelet
01      Bead Gallery® blue & white shiny Italian Murano millefiori
            glass fabricated in India by hand 13x27mm (17145)
02      Bead Gallery® blue & white shiny Italian Murano millefiori
            glass fabricated in India by hand 15x34mm (17153)
02      Bead Gallery® blue & white matt Italian Murano millefiori
            glass fabricated in India by hand 15x34mm (17169)
10      Bead Gallery® Multi-pack glass beads round dark sapphire – 6mm (16558)
10”    Beadalon® Elasticity stretch cord (JEO.8T-0025M)

Heart Bracelet
01       Bead Gallery® lampwork glass blue hear 32x38mm pendant (17417)
18       Bead Gallery® Czech fire polished faceted glass round 10mm
             colbalt blue(15959)
10”     Beadalon® Elasticity stretch cord (JEO.8T-0025M)

Tassel Bracelet
05      Bead Gallery® dark blue small tassel 13x20mm (14670)
25      Bead Gallery® Multi-pack glass beads round dark sapphire – 6mm (16558)
04      Bead Gallery® Multi-pack glass beads round dark sapphire – 10mm (16558)
05      silver tone 8mm jump ring
10”    Beadalon® Elasticity stretch cord (JEO.8T-0025M)

Star Bracelet
18      Bead Gallery® antique silver plated star beads 10x12mm (13935)
18      Bead Gallery® Multi-pack glass beads round dark sapphire – 10mm (16558)
05      silver tone 8mm jump ring
10”    Beadalon® Elasticity stretch cord (JEO.8T-0025M)

Crystal & Blue Bracelet

16     Bead Gallery® reconstituted lapis round beads (10679)
01     Bead Gallery® crystal quartz stone beads nugget (10151)
02     Bead Gallery® glass beads faceted round dark sapphire 3mm (11717)
10”   Beadalon® Elasticity stretch cord (JEO.8T-0025M)

Tools:
Beadalon® Classic nipper tool (JTNIP1)
G-S Hypo Cement (JA-GSHYPO)
Bead Bugs®

Level of difficulty (Beginner)

Time – Less than 10 minutes per bracelet

Tips: 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. Add and subtract beads as needed.

A great alternative to the overhand knot is the surgeon’s knot.

Easy To Follow DIY Instructions

Millefiori Bracelet
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 millefiori 13x27mm, 2 sapphire 6mm, shiny millefiori 15x34mm, 2 sapphire 6mm, matte millefiori 15x34mm, 2 sapphire 6mm, matte millefiori 15x34mm, 2 sapphire 6mm, shiny millefiori 15x34mm, and 2 sapphire 6mm.
5. Remove Bead Bug, bring both ends together, form an
overhand knot, and Pull tight. Form a second overhand knot, pull tight
and dab knot with glue. Let Dry.
6. Hide knot inside of closest bead.

Heart Bracelet
7. Cut 10” of stretch cord.
8. Stretch cord well before stringing your beads. This will help
maintain the bracelets shape in the future.
9. Attach Bead Bug to end of 10” of stretch cord.
10. String 18 Czech cobalt 10mm, and heart pendant.
11. Remove Bead Bug, bring both ends together, form an
overhand knot, and Pull tight. Form a second overhand knot, pull tight
and dab knot with glue. Let Dry.
12. Hide knot inside of closest bead.

Tassel Bracelet
13. Cut 10” of stretch cord.
14. Stretch cord well before stringing your beads. This will help
maintain the bracelets shape in the future.
15. Attach Bead Bug to end of 10” of stretch cord.
16. Connect 8mm jump rings to blue tassels. Set aside.
17. String 25 sapphire 6mm, (tassel, sapphire 10mm) repeat 3 times, and tassel.
18. Remove Bead Bug, bring both ends together, form an
overhand knot, and Pull tight. Form a second overhand knot, pull tight
and dab knot with glue. Let Dry.
19. Hide knot inside of closest bead.

Star Bracelet
20. Cut 10” of stretch cord.
21. Stretch cord well before stringing your beads. This will help
maintain the bracelets shape in the future.
22. Attach Bead Bug to end of 10” of stretch cord.
23. Connect 8mm jump rings to stars. Set aside.
24. String (star, 10mm sapphire) repeat 17 times.
25. Remove Bead Bug, bring both ends together, form an
overhand knot, and Pull tight. Form a second overhand knot, pull tight
and dab knot with glue. Let Dry.
26. Hide knot inside of closest bead.

Crystal and Blue Bracelet
27. Cut 10” of stretch cord.
28. Stretch cord well before stringing your beads. This will help
maintain the bracelets shape in the future.
29. Attach Bead Bug to end of 10” of stretch cord.
30. String crystal nugget, 3mm sapphire, 16 lapis, and 3mm sapphire.
31. Remove Bead Bug, bring both ends together, form an
overhand knot, and Pull tight. Form a second overhand knot, pull tight
and dab knot with glue. Let Dry.
32. Hide knot inside of closest bead.

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Denise Yezbak Moore is a self-taught artisan who loves to create anything with a bohemian flair. She specializes in one-of-a-kind jewelry designs, photography, and social media. Denise resides in Orange County, CA with her husband and two children.