Thursday, March 26, 2015

Year long project: Bead #6

Bead #6 (3/26) "The Easter Egg" bead. I used DB 244, DB 246, DB 247, DB 237, DB 249, DB 243.
Easter is still a few weeks away, but better early than late :)


To check out all the bead patterns in one place check out my post 2015 project bead patterns!
To read about the inspiration of this whole project check out  my post "Inspired by the Spice of Life"

 Remaining Spring dates: 
 4/9, 4/23, 5/7, 5/21, 6/4, 6/18

Summer dates (6 beads)
7/2, 7/16, 7/30, 8/13, 8/27, 9/10

Fall Dates: (6 beads)
9/24, 10/8, 10/22, 11/5, 11/19, 12/3

Last bead due by 12/17.

19 more to go! Thanks for reading! Happy Beading! -Beth

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Year long project: Bead #5

This winter has seemed very long and I am ready for spring! This bead is my "purple flower" bead, it is the last bead I make during the winter!!! I love purple and I really hope it brings springtime!

Bead #5 (3/12/15) DB 145, DB 1347, DB 200


To check out all the bead patterns in one place check out my post 2015 project bead patterns!
To read about the inspiration of this whole project check out  my post "Inspired by the Spice of Life"

Here is a picture of all of the beads so far,
I temporarily strung them on some Softflex and spaced them with some silver beads. I am still unsure of what the final necklace will look like, but this will do for now :)

Here are my remaining beads:

Spring dates: (7 beads)
3/26, 4/9, 4/23, 5/7, 5/21, 6/4, 6/18

Summer dates (6 beads)
7/2, 7/16, 7/30, 8/13, 8/27, 9/10

Fall Dates: (6 beads)
9/24, 10/8, 10/22, 11/5, 11/19, 12/3

Last bead due by 12/17.

20 more to go! Thanks for reading! Happy Beading! -Beth

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

2015 project bead patterns

Rather than post every bead I have made, in every post, I will keep this post updated with all of the patterns for the year! I will still make a post about each bead I make, but this is a good way to keep all the patterns in the same place! If you haven't read my post "Inspired by the spice of life" click to check it out to see what all this is about!

Here are the bead patterns and pictures of the beads so far!

First bead: (1/15/15) pattern is zigzags. I used DB 114 and DB 001
________________________________________________________________

Bead #2 (1/29) The colors I used from darkest to lightest were: 
DB 165,   DB 167,   DB 76,   DB 57

________________________________________________________________
Bead #3 (2/12)  Colors used DB 165, DB 200, & DB 159.
______________________________________________________________

Bead #4 (2/26) I used DB 247 & 249
__________________________________________________________________________


Bead #5 (3/12/15) DB 145, DB 1347, DB 200
________________________________________________________________

 

Bead #6 (3/26) The Easter Egg bead
DB 244, DB 246, DB 247, DB 237, DB 249, DB 243.
________________________________________________________________


Bead #7 (4/9) "The Galvanized" bead. I used DB 413 and DB 410.
________________________________________________________________



Bead #8 was made from bead soup (no pattern)
________________________________________________________________



Bead #9 (5/7) "Diamond time". I used DB 335 and 310. 
________________________________________________________________



Bead #10 (5/21) "Stephany's bead" I used DB 721, 722 and 723.

________________________________________________________________

Bead #11 (6/4) "Peyote Stripes" bead.
 To see the luminous colors used please click to the post!



________________________________________________________________

Year long project: Bead #12

"Palladium polka dots"



________________________________________________________________




________________________________________________________________

Year long bead project: Bead #14



______________________________________________________________

Year long project, bead #15


__________________________________________________________

Year long bead project: Bead #16



__________________________________________________________

Year long bead project: Bead #17


______________________________________________________



________________________________________________________



___________________________________________________

Bead #20 "The Panther's Bead"


________________________________________________

Bead #21


_______________________________________________



________________________________________________

Bead #23 Go Panthers!


_____________________________________________________

Bead #24 "Holiday wrapping paper"

 

_________________________________________________

Bead #25 The final bead "2015"



Thank you very much for checking out my patterns for the 2015 bead project!