Digital Beading Magazine Issue 12 - Page 62

Step 4 Working in back stitch, work a row of Size 11/0 #199 Miyuki seed beads around the flower and the leaf. Glue an amethyst round cab (10 mm) onto the beadbacking, below the leaf, and leave to dry (Photo 4). Step 5 Sew two amethyst round beads (4mm) onto the beadbacking (Photo 5) Step 6 4 Working in back stitch, work a row of Size 11/0 #199 Miyuki seed beads around the amethyst beads and the amethyst cabochon (Photo 6). Step 7 Sew a row of Size 11/0 #462 Miyuki seed beads around the leaf, between the amethyst beads and the amethyst cabochon (Photo 7). Step 8 Trim around your design now, cutting as close as possible to the beaded edge, but be careful not to snip any threads (Photo 8). Repeat all Steps to make the other earring. 6 5 7 8