Candy Dot Bracelet

Candy Dot Drop Bracelet Instructions

Materials:
DP-150F: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Bead Matte Transparent Sapphire - 1 tube
DP-149F: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Bead Matte Transparent Capri Blue - 1 tube
DP-2405F: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Bead Matte Transparent Teal Miyuki Seed Bead - 1 tube
DP-143F: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Bead Matte Transparent Chartreuse - 1 tube
DP-132F: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Bead Matte Transparent Light Topaz - 1 tube
SB18-2006: Miyuki 1.8mm Square Bead Matte Metallic Dark Bronze - 2 tubes
CLBD-CL: C-Lon Chocolate Size D - 1 bobbin
29-0834: 8mm Dark Lapis Swarovski Crystal Pearl - 2 pieces
193-104: Japanese Thin Beading Needles
505-016: Gold Embroidery Scissor

Candy Dot Drop Bracelet Materials


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Before you begin: This bracelet is made using odd count peyote stitch. If not familiar with this stitch you may want to practice with just the cube beads before including the drop beads. To view our illustrated instructions visit the odd count peyote page.

Candy Dot Drop Bracelet Instructions

1. Begin with approximately 5 feet of thread. String on thirteen Miyuki 1.8mm Square Beads (SB18).

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2. String one SB18 keeping it apart from the others. Moving from right to left, skip over the first SB18 and pass through the next.

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3. Pull thread to secure.

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4. String one SB18. Skip one SB18 and pass through the next.

Candy Dot Bracelet Instructions

5. Continue this pattern until there is one SB18 remaining on the thread.

Candy Dot Bracelet Instructions

6. String one SB18. Moving from left to right, pass through the remaining SB18.

Candy Dot Bracelet Instructions

7. Follow the existing thread path through the next two SB18 beads, exiting on the lower side of the bracelet.

Candy Dot Bracelet Instructions

8. Turn and pass through the SB18 directly above the one just exited. Follow the existing thread path back to the left edge, exit the lower SB18.

Candy Dot Bracelet Instructions

9. Turn and pass through the upper SB18 on the left edge.

Candy Dot Bracelet Instructions

10. String one SB18 and pass through the next SB18 to the right. This new bead should sit in the lowered space between the beads added in the previous row.

Candy Dot Bracelet Instructions

11. Repeat step 10 across the entire row exiting the last SB18 on the right.

Candy Dot Bracelet Instructions

12. String one SB18 and pass through the next slightly raised SB18 to the left.

Candy Dot Bracelet Instructions

13. String one Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Bead (DP) in color DP-150F.

Candy Dot Bracelet Instructions

14. Pass through the next SB18 to the left. String one Drop bead in color DP-149F.

Candy Dot Bracelet Instructions

15. Repeat step 13 adding drop beads in the following order DP-2405F, DP-143F, DP-132F.

Candy Dot Bracelet Instructions

16. String one SB18. Moving from left to right pass through the last SB18 in the previous row.

Candy Dot Bracelet Instructions

17. Continue through the next SB18 to the right.

Candy Dot Bracelet Instructions

18. Turn and follow the thread path back to left edge of the bracelet. Moving from left to right pass through the SB18 most recently added.

Candy Dot Bracelet Instructions

19. String one SB18 and pass through the next DP bead to the right.

Candy Dot Bracelet Instructions

20. Continue this pattern to the end of the row.

Candy Dot Bracelet Instructions

21. Change direction and add another row of SB18 beads. This row will secure the drop beads in an upright position.

Candy Dot Bracelet Instructions

22. Repeat steps 16 and 17.

Candy Dot Bracelet Instructions

23. Repeat step 18.

Candy Dot Bracelet Instructions

24. Add another row of SB18 beads.

Candy Dot Bracelet Instructions

25. Repeat steps 12-24. When adding the drop bead row (steps 13-15) always begin the new row with the last color used in the previous row. The pattern will shift by one color creating the diagonal stripe. For a finished length of 7 1/2 inches, stitch eight repetitions of the diagonal stripe pattern, or 40 rows of DP beads.

Candy Dot Bracelet Instructions

26. Add a fourth row of SB18 beads at the end of the bracelet. Repeat steps 16-18 to prepare for the next row.

Candy Dot Bracelet Instructions

27. String one SB18 and stitch into place. String two SB18 beads, one 8mm Swarovski pearl, and one SB18.

Candy Dot Bracelet Instructions

28. Pass back down through the pearl and two SB18 beads. Continue through the next SB18 and pull tight to secure.

Candy Dot Bracelet Instructions

29. Stitch two SB18 beads into place.

Candy Dot Bracelet Instructions

30. String two SB18 beads, one 8mm Swarovski pearl, and one SB18. Repeat step 28 to secure. Stitch one more SB18 into place to finish the row.

Candy Dot Bracelet Instructions

31. On the opposite end of the bracelet string one SB18 and stitch into place. String seventeen SB18 beads.

Candy Dot Bracelet Instructions

32. Form a loop by passing down through the first of the seventeen SB18 beads. Pass through the next SB18.

Candy Dot Bracelet Instructions

33. Stitch on two SB18 beads.

Candy Dot Bracelet Instructions

34. String another seventeen SB18 beads. Repeat step 32.

Candy Dot Bracelet Instructions

35. Sew in and trim all thread tails.



Colorways:

Bon Bon
Candy Dot Drop Bracelet Bon Bon Colorway

Materials:
DPF-48: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Spkl Amethyst Lined Smoky Amethyst - 1 tube
DP-2441: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Cinnamon Gold Luster - 1 tube
DPF-41: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Sparkle Rose Lined Light Topaz - 1 tube
DP-4501: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Transparent Lt Topaz Picasso - 1 tube
DP-134: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Transparent Dk Topaz - 1 tube
SB18-142FR: Miyuki 1.8mm Square Matte Tr Smoky Amethyst - 2 tubes
CLBD-O: C-Lon Orchid Size D - 1 bobbin
29-0802: Swarovski 8mm Bordeaux Crystal Pearl - 2 pieces
193-104: Japanese Thin Beading Needles


Candy Floss
Candy Dot Drop Bracelet Candy Floss

Materials:
DPF-22: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop White Lined Crystal - 1 tube
DPF-36: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Spkl Antique Rose Lined Crystal - 1 tube
DPF-40: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Spkl Purple Lined Crystal - 1 tube
DPF-39: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Spkl Sky Blue Lined Crystal - 1 tube
DPF-38: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Spkl Aqua Green Lined Crystal - 1 tube
SB18-239: Miyuki 1.8mm Square Royal Blue Lined Crystal - 2 tubes
CLBD-PU: C-Lon Purple Size D - 1 bobbin
29-0817: Swarovski 8mm Lt Blue Crystal Pearl - 2 pieces
193-104: Japanese Thin Beading Needles


Caramel
Candy Dot Drop Bracelet Caramel Colorway

Materials:
DP-150F: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Matte Tr Sapphire - 1 tube
DP-149F: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Matte Tr Capri Blue - 1 tube
DP-2405F: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Matte Tr Teal Miyuki Seed Bead - 1 tube
DP-143F: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Matte Tr Chartreuse - 1 tube
DP-132F: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Matte Tr Light Topaz - 1 tube
SB18-2006: Miyuki 1.8mm Square Bead Matte Metallic Dark Bronze - 2 tubes
CLBD-CL: C-Lon Chocolate Size D - 1 bobbin
29-0834: 8mm Dark Lapis Swarovski Crystal Pearl - 2 pieces
193-104: Japanese Thin Beading Needles


Gumdrop
Candy Dot Drop Bracelet Gumdrop Colorway

Materials:
DP-136F: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Matte Transparent Yellow - 1 tube
DPF-10: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Mint Green Lined Crystal - 1 tube
DP-148F: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Matte Transparent Aqua - 1 tube
DPF-01: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Electric Pink Lined Crystal - 1 tube
DPF-25: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Lilac Lined Crystal - 1 tube
SB18-402: Miyuki 1.8mm Square Bead White - 2 tubes
CLBD-WH: C-Lon White Size D - 1 bobbin
29-0837: 8mm Lapis Swarovski Crystal Pearl - 2 pieces
193-104: Japanese Thin Beading Needles


Jelly Bean
Candy Dot Drop Bracelet Jelly Bean

Materials:
DPF-40: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Spkl Purple Lined Crystal - 1 tube
DPF-25: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Lilac Lined Crystal - 1 tube
DPF-01: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Electric Pink Lined Crystal - 1 tube
DPF-09: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Coral Lined Lt Topaz - 1 tube
DPF-26: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Apricot Lined Yellow - 1 tube
SB18-245: Miyuki 1.8mm Square Lime Lined Crystal - 2 tubes
CLBD-G: C-Lon Green Size D - 1 bobbin
900-020-8: 8mm Purple Miracle Bead - 2 pieces
193-104: Japanese Thin Beading Needles


Licorice
Candy Dot Drop Bracelet Licorice

Materials:
DP-451: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Gunmetal - 1 tube
DP-190F: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Matte Nickel Plated - 1 tube
DP-961: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Bright Sterling Plated - 1 tube
DP-401F: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Matte Black - 1 tube
DP-4511: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Black Picasso - 1 tube
SB18-10: Miyuki 1.8mm Square Silverlined Flame Red - 2 tubes
CLBD-R: C-Lon Red Size D - 1 bobbin
29-0801: 8mm Black Crystal Pearl - 2 pieces
193-104: Japanese Thin Beading Needles


Lollipop
Candy Dot Bracelet Lollipop Colorway

Materials:
DPF-30: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Raspberry Lined Sapphire - 1 tube
DPF-20: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Mint Green Lined Aqua - 1 tube
DPF-21: Miyui 3.4mm Drop Mint Green Lined Chartreuse - 1 tube
DPF-27: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Apricot Lined Chartreuse - 1 tube
DPF-50: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Pink Lined Lt Topaz - 1 tube
SB18-2601: Miyuki 1.8mm Square Spkl Antique Rose Lined Crystal - 2 tubes
CLBD-RS: C-Lon Rose Size D - 1 bobbin
900-009-8-10PCS: 8mm Miracle Bead Dark Purple - 2 pieces
193-104: Japanese Thin Beading Needles


Rock Candy

Candy Dot Drop Bracelet Rock Candy Colorway

Materials:
DPF-01: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Electric Pink Lined Crystal - 1 tube
DPF-09: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Coral Lined Light Topaz - 1 tube
DPF-27: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Apricot Lined Chartreuse - 1 tube
DPF-20: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Mint Green Lined Aqua - 1 tube
DPF-31: Miyuki 3.4mm Drop Mint Green Lined Sapphire - 1 tube
SB18-401F: Miyuki 1.8mm Square Bead Matte Black - 2 tubes
CLBD-LO: C-Lon Light Orchid Size D - 1 bobbin
900-011-8-10PCS: 8mm Miracle Bead Yellow - 2 pieces
193-104: Japanese Thin Beading Needles