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Aqua Champagne Lady Bugs

Posted by on 1/1/2016
Aqua Champagne Lady Bugs

     

 
Supplies
4 Strands Czech Glass Lady Bugs
42 - 4mm Crystal Aqua Champagne
1 tube -11/0-351
1 Tube -11/0-22B Triangle
3 Strand gold tube Clasp
Set-Up ( Fine Soft Flex, Gold Wire Protectors, Gold Crimps, Gold Crimp Covers)


Directions:

All the strands are about 20" long, so cut at least 24" of wire.
(if you like you could graduate the strands by 1" for a layered effect)
This is the beads pattern that was done on the sample, but remember there are no rules here.
You can do any pattern that you would like!!

1st strand
10- 11/0 seed beads
5- lady bugs with a seed bead in-between each one
do the following 4 times
20 - 11/0 seed beads
2 - Triangle seed bead
1 - 4mm Aqua Champagne crystal
2 - Triangle Seed Beads
5 lady bugs  with a seed bead between each one
End the strand with 10 seed beads

Second Strand (middle)
1 - Triangle Seed Bead
10-  11/0 Seed Beads
5 - Lady bugs with a seed bead in between
do the following 3 times
10- 11/0 seed Beads
1 Triangle seed Bead
3 - 4mm Aqua Champagne Crystal 
1  - Triangle Seed Bead
10 - 11/0 Seed Beads
1 Triangle Seed Bead
3 - 4mm Aqua Champagne Crystal
1 Triangle Seed Bead
10 - 11/0 seed Beads
1 Triangle Seed Beads
3 Aqua Champagne Crystals
1 Triangle Seed Bead
5- Lady Bugs Beads with a seed bead in between each one
end with 10 seed beads and 1 Triangle Seed Bead

3rd strand
3 Triangle beads
do the following 5 times
5 -11/0 seed beads
5 - Lady bug beads with a seed bead between each lady bug
5 - 11/0 seed beads
3- triangle Seed Beads
1- Aqua Champagne Crystals
1 - Triangle Seed Beads
5 -11/0 seed beads
1- Triangle Seed Bead 
1- 4mm Aqua Champagne Crystal 
3 Triangle Seed Beads
Ending with
5 - 11/0 seed bead
5- Lady Bug Beads with a seed bead in between each one
5- 11/0 Seed Beads 
3- Triangle Seed Beads

Check to make sure all the strands are the same length.
Add Crimp, Wire Protector, and crimp each strand separately on the clasp.
Add crimp covers.
















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