Use white or ivory pearl beads.
All sizes needed from 1 lb up to 9-11lb. More of the smaller sizes are needed than the larger sizes
- Use 3mm white or ivory pearl beads for the less than 1lb, 1-1.5lb
- Use 3mm clear, pale pink or pale blue crystal bead for the less than 1lb, 1-1.5lb
- Use 4mm white or ivory pearl beads for the 3-5lb, 6-8lb and 9-11lb sizes
- Use 4mm clear, pale pink, or pale blue crystal beads for the 3-5lb, 6-8lb and 9-11lb size
- Use clear 5mm stretch elastic bead thread
- Charms that are less than 10mm work best – tiny feet, butterfly
- If you do not use the correct size bead, it will affect the size of the bracelet.
- Make sure you tie the elastic in 3 square knots – a total of 6 knots, to secure it.