zen diy bracelets

DESIGNED BY LARISMA Mandaro 
FEATURING BEAD GALLERY® BEADS BY HALCRAFT COLLECTION 

Beads & Jewelry Making Supplies Required:

 Bead Gallery® Black Lava 10mm round beads (10096)
Bead Gallery® Yellow Tiger Eye 10mm (B Grade) Round Beads (12454)
Bead Gallery® Sodalite Semi-Precious Stone 10mm Round (12691)
Bead Gallery® Dyed Quartzite Red 10mm Stone Round (12729)
Bead Gallery® Amethyst Round 10mm Stone Beads (10108)
Bead Gallery® Fancy Jasper 10mm Stone Round Beads (12870)
Bead Gallery® Silver Plated Antique Metal Bicone 7mm (12571)

Tools:

Beadalon® Classic Nipper Tool (JTNIP1)
Beadalon® Elasticity Stretch Cord (JE0.8T-0025M)
Beadalon® E600 Glue (220A-010)
Bead bugs

Level of difficulty: Beginner

Time: About 5 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.

Easy To Follow DIY Instructions:

10mm Sodalite with Metal Bracelet

1. Cut 10” of stretch cord.
2. Stretch cord well before stringing your beads.
3. Attach Bead bug to end of 10” of stretch cord.
4. String 1 Metal Bicone 7mm Bead followed by 3 Sodalite 10mm Stone beads.
5. String 16, 10mm Black Lava Beads.
6. String 1 Metal Bicone 7mm bead.
7. Remove Bead bug and bring both ends together to form an overhand knot. Pull tight. Make a second overhand knot and put a drop of glue between knots. Pull tight and cut off excess cord.
8. Hide the knot inside of closes bead.

10mm Dyed Quartzite Red with Metal Bracelet

1. Cut 10” of stretch cord.
2. Stretch cord well before stringing your beads.
3. Attach Bead bug to end of 10” of stretch cord.
4. String 1 Metal Bicone 7mm Bead followed by 3 Quartzite 10mm Red Stone beads.
5. String 16, 10mm Black Lava Beads.
6. String 1 Metal Bicone 7mm bead.
7. Remove Bead bug and bring both ends together to form an overhand knot. Pull tight. Make a second overhand knot and put a drop of glue between knots. Pull tight and cut excess cord.
8. Hide the knot inside of closes bead.

10mm Yellow Tiger Eye with Metal Bracelet

1. Cut 10” of stretch cord.
2. Stretch cord well before stringing your beads.
3. Attach Bead bug to end of 10” of stretch cord.
4. String 1 Metal Bicone 7mm Bead followed by 3 Yellow Tiger Eye 10mm beads.
5. String 16, 10mm Black Lava beads.
6. String 1 Metal Bicone 7mm bead.
7. Remove Bead bug and bring both ends together to form an overhand knot. Pull tight. Make a second overhand knot and put a drop of glue between knots. Pull tight and cut excess cord.
8. Hide the knot inside of closes bead.

10mm Fancy Jasper with Metal Bracelet

1. Cut 10” of stretch cord.
2. Stretch cord well before stringing your beads.
3. Attach Bead bug to end of 10” of stretch cord.
4. String 1 Metal Bicone 7mm bead followed by 3 Fancy Jasper 10mm Beads.
5. String 16, 10mm Black Lava beads.
6. String 1 Metal Bicone 7mm bead.
7. Remove Bead bug and bring both ends together to form an overhand knot. Pull tight. Make a second overhand knot and put a drop of glue between knots. Pull tight and cut excess cord.
8. Hide the knot inside of closes bead.

10mm Amethyst with Metal Bracelet

1. Cut 10” of stretch cord.
2. Stretch cord well before stringing your beads.
3. Attach Bead bug to end of 10” of stretch cord.
4. String 1 Metal Bicone 7mm bead followed by 3 Amethyst 10mm Stone Beads.
5. String 16, 10mm Black Lava beads.
6. String 1 Metal Bicone 7mm bead.
7. Remove Bead bug and bring both ends together to form an overhand knot. Pull tight. Make a second overhand knot and put a drop of glue between knots. Pull tight and cut excess cord.
8. Hide the knot inside of closes bead.

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Larisma Mandaro has been a part of the Halcraft family for 23 years! She has worked in all departments of the Halcraft USA throughout the years.

Becoming our in-house jewelry designer was the most organic transition because of her love, and knowledge of our products.

We are excited to share her creativity with the world and let her take you on a journey of creative bliss!