How do you add fringe to seed bead earrings?
- Make a cross on a piece of paper and center the piece on it. …
- With a needle and thread, bring your thread through the third row and through the edge bead. …
- Thread the beads on to the thread, then go back through the 4th bead from the end to create the end of the fringe.
What size beads for brick stitch earrings?
Size 11/0 seed beads in 3 colors of your choice* Two earring hooks in the metal finish of your choice* 1 pair of needle-nose pliers* 1 small sharp pair of scissors.
What thread do you use for beaded fringe?
Toho One-G and Miyuki threads are perfect for this application. You do need to stretch the thread – gently but firmly stretch (not yank) the thread in sections to remove the curl and align the fibres. For larger brick stitch projects such as ornaments, etc., I use 4lb Fireline.
Can I use embroidery thread for macrame earrings?
The type of cord or thread that you use will make a major difference in the way your project looks. There is specialty macrame cord made specifically for knotting, but many projects call for yarn, string or twine. Even embroidery floss can be used to make macrame projects such as friendship bracelets and hair ties.