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How to make a bow bracelet using TOHO seed beads - jewellery making tutorial

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How to make a bow bracelet using TOHO seed beads - jewellery making tutorial

Designed by: Jasamira

Difficulty: Intermediate

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In today's DIY tutorial, Jasamira will show you how to make a bracelet with leather, creating a cute bow made of TOHO beads. The bow requires some work, but the end result is definitely worth it. Ready! Let's bead :)

Materials required:

TOHO™ size 8/0 rounds
Leather 2mm round
Magnetic clasp with inner hole of 6mm
Jewellery thread - One-G
Jewellery glue
Jewellery needle 
Bead Mat or Tray
Scissors

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Designed by Jasamira - June 2016

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Prepare a thread, a needle and toho beads.

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Thread 4 beads on the thread – I chose a little darker than the beads to make it visible. 

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Leaving a little thread at the end, we pass through the beads again.

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We form a loop.

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We pull the thread.

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We dig into the bead, threading two beads into the thread earlier.

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We pull the thread.

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Again, we put on two beads and dig into another bead from the first circle.

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We put on 2 beads and pass into another bead from the first circle.

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Now we also put two on and dig into the last bead from the first circle.

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We have two rows :).

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We go out with a needle from the corner bead, put on 2 beads and dig into the bead next to it.

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We put on 1 bead and dig into the more sticky one, a bit like a peyote stitch.

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We are on the corner, so we put on 2 beads and dig into the bead next to it.

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We put on one bead and dig into the first sticking out of the second circle.

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Again, the corner, that is, we put on 2 beads and dig into the bead next to it.

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We put on one bead and dig into the first one sticking out of the second circle.

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The last corner, that is, we put on 2 beads and dig into the bead next to it.

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We put on 1 bead and dig into the first sticking out.

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The third lap ended :).

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We begin again in the corner, put on two beads and dig into the bead next to it.

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We put on 1 bead and dig into the first sticking out of the third lap.

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We put on 1 bead and dig into the bead from the corner of the 3rd circle.

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We are on the corner, we put 2 beads and dig into the bead next to it.

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We put on one, stick to the first sticking out of the third lap.

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Again, one bead and we dig into the first corner bead.

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On the corner, we put 2 beads :).

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We put on 1 bead and dig into the first one sticking out of the third circle.

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One bead we put on, we dig into the corner.

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A nice diamond is made of us!

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Getting closer! We put on 2 beads and dig into the bead next to it with 4 laps.

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We put on 1 bead and dig into the first sticking bead from the fourth circle.

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We repeat.

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And again!

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On the corner we put 2 beads!

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We put on 1 bead and dig into the first sticking bead from the fourth circle.

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Add the beads according to the scheme and close the fifth lap.

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Last lap! Thread 2 beads and thread into the bead next to it.

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Now we put one bead on and dig into the first sticking out.

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Repeat

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And again.

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And on the corner again two.

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Repeat all around.

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Done.

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Now we fold our diamond in half.

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Pull the thread. Sew the second same element.

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And now peyote even on four beads in a row.

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We put on one bead and dig into the second row of the first row.

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We put on one bead and dig into the last of the first row.

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Two rows ready.

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We need 8 rows, sew three such elements.

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Two of them sew so that the tubes are formed.

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We connect them.

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Sew the bows.

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Pass the needle back and forth, once on the right once on the left side, sew only on the top of the point, because in the wider part they will pass.

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With the second one, do the same.

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We sew two elements together.

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Tie to the knot.

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Connected!

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Pre-prepared peyote strap try on the bow.

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We sew the strap already on the bow, pass the needle from one end to the other.

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We tie knots.

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The bow is ready :)

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We pass three leather cords (choose their length to your wrist size) through the wider part of the bow.

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And now grip together with the right and left sides of the ear and re-remove one of the tubes prepared in advance.

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This is what it looks like.

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Tie the leather at the end with an elastic band.

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Trim to the appropriate length, align the tips.

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Paste the tip of the magnetic clasp with glue, repeat on the other side of the bracelet.

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Your bracelet is now complete.

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