The history of bracelets goes as far as 5000 BC, when the bracelets were made from bones, stones and wood. It was worn to serve religious and spiritual interests. Today, it is considered one of the artifacts jewelry that has made its place in every girlâ€™s wardrobe. Beaded bracelets are in fashion nowadays, and you can find different shapes and colors of beads, beautifully arranged in a bracelet. If you are unable to find a perfect one for you then you can try your hands on making a beautiful beaded bracelet for yourself at your home.
Complexity level: Easy
Time taken: 20 to 30 minutes
1. Beads (of different shapes, colors and sizes)
3. Yarn, hemp twine or elastic beading cord (according to your preference)
4. Jewelry closure (optional)
1. Measure your wrist size and cut string (yarn, hemp twine or elastic beading cord) that is 4 to 5 inches longer than your wrist size.
2. Tie a knot in one end of the string.
3. Thread the beads randomly or in a preferred pattern according to your wish.
4. If you think of using some special bead or charm, then string it into the center of the bracelet to make it the focal point of your bracelet.
5. Continue adding the remaining beads.
6. Once you are done with threading beads into the string, tie a knot in the end.
7. Your bracelet is ready to be worn. If you prefer tying jewelry closures to your bracelet then you can add one.
Frequently asked questions
What kind of beads can be used for making a bracelet?
You can use any type of beads that you wish to use. There are so many beads available in the market. Plastic beads, gemstones, etc. These are available in different shapes and sizes like round and square shapes and also available in various hues. You can choose whichever you want to.
1. You can make your bracelet as unique as you want it to look. You can add beads of different shapes and sizes.
2. You can also experiment with different colors to make it more playful.
3. The same colored beads gives it a more sophisticated and elegant look and adding colors to your bracelet will make it look flirtatious.
4. According to your mood and preferences, you can opt for whichever suits you.