Tahitian Twist stretch bracelet

February 2019 Pretty Palette Design by Molly Schaller

Designed by Molly Schaller, featuring Bead Gallery® beads 

available exclusively at www.halcraftcollection.com

20 Bead Gallery® 4mm amazonite rounds (10106)
20 Bead Gallery® 7x15mm rosewood 2-hole spacer (13396)
60 Bead Gallery® 11/0 Czech light red opaque seed beads (16393)
18” Elasticity 0.5mm elastic cording
Loctite Super Glue Gel
Bead Buddy
Level of difficulty: beginner
Time –1 hour or less
1. Cut a 18” piece of Elasticity.
2. Place a Bead Buddy onto the end of the cording.
3. String 1 wood bead, 1 seed bead, 1 amazonite round, and 1 seed bead.
4. Pass back through the second hole of the same bead.
5. String 1 seed bead.
6. Repeat steps 3-5 until you have created a 20-link strand with the cording passing in an S shape through the beads.
7. Remove the Bead Buddy. Holding the two ends of the cord as one, stretch the cording and make an overhand knot. Place a drop of glue on the knot and pull the knot into the wooden bead. Trim excess cord.

Molly Schaller is a beaded jewelry designer and craft industry consultant who loves beading, knitting, gardening, bookbinding, and being with her family and pets. She’s always on the lookout for new ways to express her creativity and help others learn ways to tap into their creativity as well!