Tag Archives: St. Petersburg stitch

Beaded Christmas Ornament Covers 2015

The basis of these ornament covers is done in St. Petersburg stitch. It’s quite a bit of work but I wanted a change from the netting stitch in which most ornament covers are done. Advertisements

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Arches Bracelet II

Sometimes I like to bead something not too complicated for a change and fall back on my first love: St. Petersburg stitch. So here another bracelet with four rows of it.

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Arches Bracelet With Matching Ring

Seldom I use patterns of other beaders but I had to make an exception in this case for the ring. I found a picture of it on the internet. I have no idea who designed it. I searched and searched … Continue reading

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Teal Darling

Bracelet in St. Petersburg stitch. It is four rows thick and if you make it with thread instead of fishing line it is almost as supple as fabric. For me, one of the great attractions of beadwork is the way … Continue reading

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Necklace Amiga

Some dear friends came to visit us this week. That is why I called this necklace ‘Amiga’ which means friend in Spanish. It is made with a pendant (the same design I posted last week) and a modified St. Petersburg … Continue reading

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Wild Orange Thing

Normally I don’t like making the same bracelet twice. Let alone four times! But in this case I had to make an exception. A dear friend of mine (the one that indirectly started my beading addiction) asked me to make them. … Continue reading

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Wild Thing

Two years ago I made this bracelet. It kept on falling apart. Now I finally got it under control. I protected the thread coming out of the sharp bugle beads by adding tiny seadbeads and used a thicker and stronger … Continue reading

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