If you'd like to enhance your crochet projects using beads, there are many possibilities:
- Beads add sparkle, shine and visual interest to a variety of crocheted appliques, motifs and shapes.
- Beaded crochet jewelry will enhance any woman's wardrobe.
- Beaded crochet bags are timeless classics; they've been popular for well over a hundred years (and counting.)
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Beaded Crochet Necklace With Dichroic Glass Pendant
Showcase your creativity with this stunning beaded crochet necklace.
- See a larger project photo
- Learn more about the craft supplies used to make the necklace
- Check out the step-by-step photo tutorial for crocheting the necklace
- Get the free crochet pattern
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This gorgeous pincushion features an easy beaded crochet edge.
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Are your ball-shaped Christmas ornaments looking a little bare? We've provided a pattern that will help get 'em looking sparkly and delightful for the holidays.
This is a project that can be made ahead of time; you can work on these at any time of year, stashing them away for gifts or ornament swaps.
You won't believe how easy this project is!Continue to 5 of 17 below.
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Pretty seed beads accent this delicate-looking cuff style bracelet.
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Beaded Crochet Snowflake - Free Pattern
Here is a free pattern for a beaded crochet snowflake motif. You can use it in a variety of ways: create a Christmas tree ornament, stocking stuffer, applique, fridge magnet, scrapbook embellishment, pin, table decoration and more
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Bead Crochet Apple Motif
Beads add visual interest to this delightful contemporary apple design. I've posted a free pattern for using this apple motif to embellish a crocheted purse, but feel free to use it on any appropriate craft project.Continue to 9 of 17 below.
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For experienced or determined crocheters, beads and wire are a stunning combination to experiment with using together. These materials are well-suited for making interesting crocheted jewelry projects. This chic bracelet is one example of what can be done with beads, wire and a crochet hook.
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Red Coral Wire Crochet Bracelet
This bracelet is similar to the one linked above, but it uses different supplies and the stringing pattern is a little bit different.
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Wire Crochet Pendant With Tiny Glass Seed Beads
When you look at this wire crochet pendant, the beads aren't necessarily the first thing that catch your eye; yet they do add quite a bit of visual interest to this design.
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Gold Metallic Bracelet With Red and Gold Cathedral Beads
This beaded crochet bracelet is ideal for wearing during the holidays, but is appropriate for any dressy occasion. You'll pair metallic floss with sparkly faceted cathedral beads to make this bracelet.
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Sometimes a little touch of beadwork is the perfect way to make a project more interesting. One example is Erica Jackofsky's lovely trellis lace stole with beaded edges. It's gorgeous even without the beadwork, but the beads in the design are the icing on the cake.Continue to 17 of 17 below.
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