Next meeting is Sunday, April 26, 2015, 2-5 p.m.

Please make note of the April meeting location:

 Cumming Library

Crowns Rope by Nancy Dale

The March newsletter and pattern for Mandala Rondelle Beaded Bead were emailed 3-19-15 at 11:10 am.



Materials List

12 grams size 11/o seed beads (A)
4 grams or less size 15/o seed beads (B)
4 grams or less size 8/o seed beads (C)
16 8mm Dobble (two hole) beads (DB) (OR 16 gemstone, crystal or druk beads)! 160 3mm Firepolish crystals (FP)

*Optional - one strand clasp (directions are given to attach a clasp, or to join the rope ends together for a continuous necklace)

Your preferred beading thread, scissors, needle

This design uses Herringbone stitch.   If you are not familiar with this stitch, you may want to review it prior to the meeting.

One website with a tutorial on Herringbone stitch is:

        Herringbone Stitch Tutorial at Beads East