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Free Patterns for Crocheting With Beads

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If you'd like to enhance your crochet projects using beads, there 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.)

If you'd like to crochet a project with beads, you'll find plenty of free patterns to choose from. We invite you to make good use of them.

Beaded Crochet Necklace With Dichroic Glass Pendant

Beaded Crochet Necklace With Dichroic Glass Pendant
Beaded Crochet Necklace With Dichroic Glass Pendant -- Photo © Amy Solovay

Showcase your creativity with this stunning beaded crochet necklace.

 

 

Bead Crochet Cell Phone Holder

Beaded Crochet Cell Phone Holder -- Fits the Apple Iphone 3GS
Beaded Crochet Cell Phone Holder -- Photo © Amy Solovay, Licensed to About.com, Inc.

Crochet this pretty beaded cell phone holder using seed beads and size 3 crochet thread.

Pincushion With Easy Beaded Crochet Edge

Pincushion With Beaded Crochet Edge
Pincushion With Beaded Crochet Edge. Photo and Free Crochet Pattern Are Both © Amy Solovay.

This gorgeous pincushion features an easy beaded crochet edge.

A Christmas Ornament Decorated With Beads and Crochet

A Christmas Ornament Decorated With Beads and Crochet
A Christmas Ornament Decorated With Beads and Crochet -- Photo © Liz Masoner

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!

Christmas Cuff-Style Bracelet With Beads

Christmas Cuff-Style Bracelet With Beads
Christmas Cuff-Style Bracelet With Beads -- Photo © Amy Solovay

Pretty seed beads accent this delicate-looking cuff style bracelet.

Beaded Crochet Snowflake - Free Pattern

Beaded Crochet Snowflake
Beaded Crochet Snowflake Motif - Photo © Amy Solovay, Licensed to About.com, Inc.

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, etc.

Beaded Crochet Heart Shape

Beaded Crochet Heart Shape - Beaded Crochet Heart Applique
Beaded Crochet Heart Shape -- Photo © 2010 Amy Solovay, Licensed to About.com, Inc.

This pretty beaded heart shape makes a great applique. It could also be adapted in other ways.

The heart shape is made using this beaded crochet technique, which is a versatile way to create a variety of different beaded crochet motifs and shapes.

Bead Crochet Apple Motif

On the Left: Beaded Apple Motif. On the Right: Tunisian Crochet With Cross Stitch Framed by the Bead
Beaded Crochet Apple Motif - Photo © Amy Solovay, Licensed to About.com, Inc.

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.

Beaded Wire Crochet Bracelet Pattern

Beaded Bracelet Crocheted Using Wire and Pink Cat Eye Chips
Beaded Bracelet Crocheted Using Wire and Pink Cat Eye Bead Chips -- Photo © Amy Solovay

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.

Red Coral Wire Crochet Bracelet

Beaded Crochet Wire Bracelet With Red Coral Chips
Photo © Amy Solovay

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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