Brick Stitch Beading Tutorial, Beginner DIY Beaded Jewelry

brick stitch beading


Brick Stitch Earrings Diamond on Triangle Frame

Hey everyone! Today’s tutorial will cover some basic aspects of this very common, beading stitch; specifically, how to begin, how to increase and decrease rows, and how to end at a point. Be sure to check below for recommended beading materials and a link to free printable brick stitch design paper. There are TONS of brick stitch patterns out there, and hopefully this helps you to have a better understanding of how this stitch is worked. 

Brick Stitch Materials:

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Additional Info:

You can download/print this blank brick stitch beading graph paper to design your very own brick stitch beaded jewelry. Color in the bricks to coordinate with your preferred color scheme and materials. The sky is the limit!

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Check out the instant download beading patterns available for purchase.


Visit the Design Index for even more inspiration.


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Instant Download Beading Patterns:

Find the growing collection of instant download beading patterns for my original beaded jewelry designs. All patterns are accompanied by a corresponding, free beading tutorial video in case you would like to refer to video instruction while you bead. 

Simply purchase a pattern, and after checkout the link to download the PDF document instantly will be available.

You may easily search the Orchid and Opal Design Index for the name of the pattern you have purchased, and follow the linked image to find the blog post that contains the video. 

Beaded Jewelry Inspiration:

The jewelry in this category may be sold, but I am usually able to recreate similar designs, upon request. Viewing out of stock jewelry pieces also provides a helpful archive of beading inspiration, and a way to see past jewelry creations that have travelled to new homes. Many pieces include materials from past bead subscription boxes that I have unboxed on my YouTube channel.

I am humbled to say that the pieces found in this category have been shipped to satisfied customers in practically many corners of the world!