Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

Wrapped cord bracelets continue to be an enduringly popular beading technique. The most common question we hear is what stringing material is best for a wrap cord bracelet? Today we are going to compare three commonly used threads and discuss how their unique characteristics function in a wrapped cord bracelet.

FireLine is one of the […]

Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

One of the most amazing aspects of beading is its interconnectivity with other craft art forms. We have all seen beads and crystals used to embellish knitting projects, quilts or clothing. But have you ever thought of how items traditionally used in fabric arts can be repurposed in jewelry projects? Take for example the […]

Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

Wrapped cord accents are fun and easy way to embellish leather bracelets. You can use today’s tricks to decorate your next bracelet project!

This wrap can be done with just cord or with beads, like in our Sacred Tree Bracelet and using a fiber cord like in our Daydream Bracelet or with thin leather cord like […]

Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

It’s very common for a beader’s first wrapped cord bracelet to curve dramatically. Everything from tension to the shape of your beads to how you’re holding your project can contribute to this problematic curve. But you can use today’s trick to keep your next bracelet straight while you work!All you need for this trick is […]

Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

I hate it when the cords in wrapped cord bracelet cross or bunch, pushing the last few beads in my design out of place. (Especially when I’ve worked really hard to make my wraps perfect!) Instead of using the same number or even the same type of bead at the ends of these […]

Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

If you’re in the mood to make a new summer bracelet, today’s tip will help you figure out how long to cut the cord for any size of wrapped cord bracelet!

Start with the wrist measurement. This is the length of each wrap of your bracelet. Then multiply the wrist measurement by the […]