2-Hole Diamond Herringbone Beaded Bracelet & Necklace Tutorial

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Hey beautiful! In today’s beaded jewelry tutorial, I will show you how to make a variation on the two-hole herringbone stitch with CzechMates 2-hole Diamond beads, and seed beads. Since a necklace is completed in much the same way as a bracelet, I included instructions for both types of jewelry in one.

Materials for One 7" Bracelet

✔ ~5g – CzechMates Two-Hole Diamond Beads 

✔ ~1g – 11/0 Seed Beads 

✔ 4ft. – 6lb. Fireline, or your choice of beading thread

Beading Needle, Size 10

✔ 2 – Wire Guards (4.5x4mm)

✔ 2 – Jump or Split Rings

Clasp of choice

Scissors

Jewelry Pliers

Bead Mat

Materials for One 18" Necklace

✔ ~13g – CzechMates Two-Hole Diamond Beads 

✔ ~3g – 11/0 Seed Beads 

✔ 9ft. – 6lb. Fireline, or your choice of beading thread

Beading Needle, Size 10

✔ 2 – Wire Guards (4.5x4mm)

✔ 2 – Jump or Split Rings

Clasp of choice

Scissors

Jewelry Pliers

Bead Mat

More About the Design:

Feel free to try this tutorial with all sorts of two-hole beads, such as: SuperDuos, Half and Quarter Tila beads, Bar beads, Rulla beads, and more! Let us know in the comments what other variations worked for you. 

If you Like this Design...

While you’re here, check out the post about another tutorial featuring the Miyuki Half Tila beads woven into a wider Two-Hole Herringbone Bracelet.

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