Tribalism DIY Bracelet Stack

DESIGNED BY DENISE YEZBAK MOORE
FEATURING BEAD GALLERY® BEADS BY HALCRAFT COLLECTION 


Materials:
Materials:
All Stone Tribal Bracelet
02      Bead Gallery® black dyed agate cream Batik med oval (16605)
01      Bead Gallery® black dyed agate cream wave med oval (16608)
04      Bead Gallery® black dyed agate Batik small oval (16609)
Tag    Bead Gallery® reconstituted turquoise with silver space (13065)
113” brown 3-ply waxed linen cording

Evil Eye Bracelet
01      Bead Gallery® dark amber/black dyed agate Batik eye (16617)
04      Bead Gallery® turquoise dyed howlite 10mm round (12376)
Tag    Bead Gallery® reconstituted turquoise with silver space (13065)
02      Bead Gallery® black dyed agate Batik small oval (16609)
02      Bead Gallery® black dyed agate cream wave med oval (16608)
113” brown 3-ply waxed linen cording

Elephant Bracelet
04      Bead Gallery® black dyed agate cream wave med oval (16608)
02      Bead Gallery® black dyed agate Batik small oval (16609)
02      Bead Gallery® turquoise dyed howlite elephant (12356)
02      Bead Gallery® turquoise dyed howlite 10mm round (12376)
Tag    Bead Gallery® reconstituted turquoise with silver space (13065)
113” brown 3-ply waxed linen cording

Nugget Bracelet
01      Bead Gallery® turquoise dyed howlite nugget (12398)
02      Bead Gallery® black dyed agate Batik long oval (16603)
Tag    Bead Gallery® reconstituted turquoise with silver space (13065)
02      Bead Gallery® black dyed agate Batik small oval (16609)
113” brown 3-ply waxed linen cording

Tools:
Wire nippers
Super glue
Clip Board or Macramé Board
Large document clip

Level of difficulty (Advanced)

Time – 1 to 2 hours depending on skill level

Instructions:

All Stone Tribal Bracelet
1.     Cut 2 lengths of 43” cording.
2.    Bring strands together and string medium oval to center of bracelet. Form an overhand knot on each side of bead.
3.    Left side – String turquoise rondelle, form knot, long oval, form knot, turquoise rondelle, form knot, medium oval, form knot, turquoise rondelle, form knot, small oval, form knot, turquoise rondelle and form knot.
4.    Repeat step 3 on right side of bracelet.
5.    Macramé’ slide – Cut 2 lengths of 15” cording.
6.    Cross bracelet cords, place left side under top document clip. Move bracelet over to the right side of clipboard and secure with a document clip.
7.    Bring the 2 strands of 15” thread together, slide under bracelet and form a simple knot.
8.    Form 9 square knots (or 18 half knots).
9.    Trim cords carefully at knot and dab with super glue (make sure you don not glue the center cords to the knot).
10.    Pull center cords together making sure there is enough room to fit the bracelet onto your wrist.
11.    Form a simple knot and trim end. Repeat on other side of bracelet.
12.    Left side – Bring strands together, form a simple knot, string silver spacer, turquoise rondelle and form a simple knot. Trim end.
13.    Repeat step 12 on the right side of bracelet.

Evil Eye Bracelet
1.    Cut 2 lengths of 43” cording.
2.    Bring strands together and string evil eye to center of bracelet. Form an overhand knot on each side of bead.
3.    Left side – String turquoise rondelle, form knot, turquoise round, form knot, turquoise rondelle, form knot, turquoise round, form knot, medium oval, form knot, turquoise rondelle, form knot, small oval, form knot, silver spacer and form knot.
4.    Repeat step 3 on right side of bracelet.
5.    Macramé’ slide – Cut 2 lengths of 15” cording.
6.    Cross bracelet cords, place left side under top document clip. Move bracelet over to the right side of clipboard and secure with a document clip.
7.    Bring the 2 strands of 15” thread together, slide under bracelet and form a simple knot.
8.    Form 9 square knots (or 18 half knots).
9.    Trim cords carefully at knot and dab with super glue (make sure you don not glue the center cords to the knot).
10.    Pull center cords together making sure there is enough room to fit the bracelet onto your wrist.
11.    Form a simple knot and trim end. Repeat on other side of bracelet.
12.    Left side – Bring strands together, form a simple knot, string silver spacer, turquoise rondelle and form a simple knot. Trim end.
13.    Repeat step 12 on the right side of bracelet.

Elephant Bracelet
1.    Cut 2 lengths of 43” cording.
2.    Bring strands together and string elephant to center of bracelet. Form an overhand knot on each side of bead. String elephant to other side and form a simple knot.
3.    Left side – String turquoise round, form knot, medium oval, form knot, turquoise rondelle – spacer – turquoise rondelle, form knot, small oval, form knot, turquoise rondelle, and form knot.
4.    Repeat step 3 on right side of bracelet.
5.    Macramé’ slide – Cut 2 lengths of 15” cording.
6.    Cross bracelet cords, place left side under top document clip. Move bracelet over to the right side of clipboard and secure with a document clip.
7.    Bring the 2 strands of 15” thread together, slide under bracelet and form a simple knot.
8.    Form 9 square knots (or 18 half knots).
9.    Trim cords carefully at knot and dab with super glue (make sure you don not glue the center cords to the knot).
10.    Pull center cords together making sure there is enough room to fit the bracelet onto your wrist.
11.    Form a simple knot and trim end. Repeat on other side of bracelet.
12.    Left side – Bring strands together, form a simple knot, string silver spacer, turquoise rondelle and form a simple knot. Trim end.
13.    Repeat step 12 on the right side of bracelet.

Nugget Bracelet
1.    Cut 2 lengths of 43” cording.
2.    Bring strands together and string turquoise nugget to center of bracelet. Form an overhand knot on each side of bead.
3.    Left side – String silver spacer, form knot, turquoise rondelle, form knot, long oval, form knot, turquoise rondelle, form knot, small oval, form knot, silver spacer - turquoise rondelle, and form knot.
4.    Repeat step 3 on right side of bracelet.
5.    Macramé’ slide – Cut 2 lengths of 15” cording.
6.    Cross bracelet cords, place left side under top document clip. Move bracelet over to the right side of clipboard and secure with a document clip.
7.    Bring the 2 strands of 15” thread together, slide under bracelet and form a simple knot.
8.    Form 9 square knots (or 18 half knots).
9.    Trim cords carefully at knot and dab with super glue (make sure you don not glue the center cords to the knot).
10.    Pull center cords together making sure there is enough room to fit the bracelet onto your wrist.
11.    Form a simple knot and trim end. Repeat on other side of bracelet.
12.    Left side – Bring strands together, form a simple knot, string silver spacer, turquoise rondelle and form a simple knot. Trim end.
13.    Repeat step 12 on the right side of 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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