Peyote Stitch Companion

Peyote Stitch

Everything you need to know about peyote stitch in the palm of your hand! Dive in to peyote stitch with this essential reference guide from bead designer, author, and former Beadwork magazine Editor Melinda Barta. Whether you're a beginner looking to learn peyote stitch or a seasoned beader looking for expert advice, you're sure to improve your skills as you explore expert tips and helpful hints within the pages of The Peyote Stitch Companion. This handy beading companion covers everything from the basics of peyote stitch to fun variations, troubleshooting, and more. Plus, learn how to peyote stitch with two-hole SuperDuos, bricks, and other new shaped beads. With more than 165 illustrations along with easy-to-follow instructions from Melinda, you're sure to become a peyote stitch pro! You'll learn to:Overcome frustrations of the first few stitches with tips on how to hold your beadwork.Troubleshoot problem areas with helpful hints for proper thread tension, what to do when you miss a stitch, break a bead, or need to make a bead substitution.Spend more time beading when you learn how to join new thread directly to old thread.Explore fun variations including two-needle peyote stitch, odd-count peyote stitch variations, and diagonal peyote stitch.

  • Brand: Interweave
  • ASIN: 1632506254
  • UPC: 812787024304

Fast Peyote Stitch Jewelry

Fast Peyote Stitch

In this book, designer Josie Fabre shares several techniques that allow for much quicker creation of the Peyote stitch. While this stitch is often the first stitch learned by beginning stitchers, it is extremely time-consuming. She simplifies the process with her detailed instructions and original, multi-drop, flat peyote patterns. Keeping beginners in mind, the book has 25+ beautiful projects designed with a minimum of colors, making the patterns easier to follow and faster to create.Her inspired bracelet patterns range from the traditional wide to slim width, some include clean edging, some are finished with a stitched toggle clasp, and others use a double clasp. While bracelets are the main jewelry piece created in peyote stitch, Josie has also added necklaces and earrings to her mix in this book.

  • ASIN: 1627002391
  • UPC: 064465178711

Stitch Workshop: Peyote Stitch: Basic Techniques, Advanced Results

Stitch Workshop: Peyote Stitch: Basic Techniques, Advanced

This book is the first in our Stitch Workshop series. This book will concentrate solely on peyote stitch, explaining the basics of that stitch in detail and supplying plenty of projects for beaders to practice with. With 28 peyote stitch projects organized from beginner to advanced, this book has a wide audience for those who are just learning the stitch and those who are looking for more project ideas. All of the projects in this book are from Bead&Button magazine.

  • ASIN: 087116423X
  • UPC: 064465164233

Mastering Peyote Stitch: 15 Inspiring Projects

Mastering Peyote Stitch: 15 Inspiring

With interest in beadweaving on the rise, Mastering Peyote Stitch provides a much-needed look into the most integral technique--peyote stitch. With 15 styles in all, beading geniuses will finally have an accessible, easy-to-understand guide to one of the fundamentals of beadweaving, brought to you courtesy of Beadwork Editor Melinda Barta.In the "Peyote Basics" chapter, you will learn the basics of creating flat peyote bands, then advance to circular and tubular variations, eventually learning to fashion dimensional jewelry pieces. Once you've mastered the basics, Melinda dives into designing dimensional jewelry pieces. Additional chapters cover combining peyote with other popular beadweaving techniques (right-angle weave, herringbone, and bead embroidery) and creating unique edgings and embellishments for finished pieces. Melinda, together with Beadwork's Designers of the Year, including Jean Campbell, Lisa Kan, Carole Ohl, Melanie Potter, Jean Power, Cynthia Rutledge, and Sherry Serafini, demonstrates a range of styles in 15 beautiful jewelry projects.

  • Brand: Interweave
  • ASIN: 1596686332

DIY Jewelry Making #61: Pick A Bead, Skip A Bead and Weave Peyote Stitch (DIY Beading Magazine)

DIY Jewelry Making #61: Pick A Bead, Skip

Welcome to another issue of DIY Jewelry Making Magazine! In this issue, we decided to feature random tutorials that are easy to understand and suitable for all skill levels. We have combined wire tutorials and beading tutorials and when finished, you will have gorgeous pieces of bracelets and earrings for all occasions!

  • ASIN: B0796S3XJQ

Shaped Beadwork & Beyond: Dimensional Jewelry in Peyote Stitch (Lark Jewelry & Beading Bead Inspirations)

Shaped Beadwork & Beyond: Dimensional Jewelry in Peyote

Focusing on geometric figures formed into three-dimensional beaded pieces, this follow-up to 'Diane Fitzgerald's Shaped Beadwork' builds on the author's earlier ideas with 40 stunning projects. In each chapter, Diane explores a different shape - from starry necklaces and heart pins to a pirate eyes bracelet - and she goes in exciting new directions with imaginative and beautifully complex designs that play with patterns, crystals and more.

  • ASIN: 145470909X

The Big Book of Beading Patterns: For Peyote Stitch, Square Stitch, Brick Stitch, and Loomwork Designs

The Big Book of Beading Patterns: For Peyote

The Big Book of Beading Patterns is the go-to compendium of patterns for all types of stitchers. Many pattern books focus solely on loomwork, but this book also includes popular stitches like peyote, brick, and square stitch in addition to loomwork. The gorgeous patterns here can be used to make beaded bracelets, amulets, tapestries, and more. Patterns are divided into chapters by topics like animals, flowers, holidays, and more. The best of Bead&Button’s patterns are showcased in this exciting compilation.

  • Color: The Big Book Of Beading Patterns
  • Brand: Kalmbach
  • ASIN: 0871164248
  • UPC: 064465164240

Quick Start Peyote Singe Use Cards for Tubular Peyote Stitch

Quick Start Peyote Singe Use Cards for Tubular

Never struggle to Start a peyote project again! Introducing Quick Start Peyote Cards. These cards are for tubular peyote stitch using size 11 seed beads. Package of 3 cards.

  • Brand: Quick Start Peyote
  • UPC: 748252551849

Spirit of the West: Amulet Bags in Peyote Stitch

Spirit of the West: Amulet Bags in Peyote

Spirit of the West is a pattern book of images to create in Peyote Stitch or Brick Stitch. There are nine patterns including a gray wolf, a horse at sunset, a coyote, the sunset over the mountains, a brown bear, a bald eagle, a horse kachina, a bobcat, and a squirrel. Each pattern is presented with both a lettered chart of the image and a word chart. The lettered chart is easier to read than a chart with symbols and can be used as a guide for Brick Stitch. The word chart lays out the bead pattern one row at a time for Peyote Stitch, which is much easier than following the chart.An introductory chapter also includes instructions in traditional peyote stitch, selecting beads, colors, and threads, assembling an amulet bag, and adding fringe and a strap. The final page of the book also lists some suggestions on what to do with your beadwork if you do not want to make an amulet bag. This book is the part of a series of pattern books for Peyote Stitch. Watch for more books coming soon.

  • ASIN: 1491024682

Teach Yourself VISUALLY Beadwork: Learning Off-Loom Beading Techniques One Stitch at a Time

Teach Yourself VISUALLY Beadwork: Learning Off-Loom Beading Techniques

A step-by-step visual guide to off-loom bead weaving This photo-intensive guide is a comprehensive resource for creating off-loom beadwork, from simple stitches that any beginner can do to more advanced techniques that you can work up to as you build your skills. Every page includes detailed color photos and diagrams that make it easy to follow along. You'll learn how to weave the peyote, ladder, brick, square, right angle weave, and herringbone stitches, as well as make beaded netting and create beaded clasps and other decorative details. Plus, you'll get patterns to make modern, stylish pieces, from necklaces, bracelets, and earrings to napkin rings.

  • Brand: Wiley Publishing
  • ASIN: 0470454660

Bead Tube Jewelry: Peyote and brick stitch designs for 30+ necklaces, bracelets, and earrings

Bead Tube Jewelry: Peyote and brick stitch designs

Artist and author Nancy Zellers takes it to the limit with this utterly original bead tube book. Using a simple peyote or brick-stitched tube, the author shows how to create more than 30 projects ranging in style from elegant to funky, and with colors spanning from subtle to brilliant, all from tiny, colorful, easy-to-find seed beads. Readers are able to see how changing colors and designs create new and exciting beaded beads. Also, a range of bracelets, earrings, and necklaces will delight the aspiring artist.

  • Color: Bead Tube Jewelry
  • Brand: Brand: Kalmbach Books
  • ASIN: 0871164175
  • UPC: 064465164172

Peyote Stitch for Beginner and Beyond

Peyote Stitch for Beginner and

If you are a beginner to traditional Peyote Stitch or know a few basics but want to learn more, this is the book you need. Step by step directions with lots of illustrations are given for flat even count and odd count peyote, two-drop, and increasing and decreasing as well as basic information on thread, beads, knots, stopper beads, and following patterns. Once you master these basics the book takes you into tubes from flat peyote, spiral tubes, peyote bezels, and shaped dimensional techniques. Ten projects will help you master the techniques, gradually getting more complex as you work through the chapters.

  • ASIN: 150092749X

Explorations in Freeform Peyote Beading: Beaded Forms and Freeform Sculpture - Chapter 5

Explorations in Freeform Peyote Beading: Beaded Forms and

An introduction to the range of possibilities using freeform peyote as a sculptural medium. This chapter introduces two concepts of particular interest to the author: covered forms and hollow sculptures. See how to drape beaded covers over armatures and forms. Start out with a look at Beaded Bottles, including in-depth photo essays for two designs.  Expanding on the idea, create a beaded rock with featured artist, Nancy Dale. From there, take a look at hollow forms in the shape of freeform beaded fish. Featured artist Georgia McMillan shares design ideas from her whimsical collection. Karen’s in-depth photo essay expands upon this theme, providing a closer look at the design and construction process for a three-dimensional, freeform beaded fish. 


Peyote (Gourd) Stitch Beading Guide 120007 (Peyote (Gourd) Stitch Beading Guides)

Peyote (Gourd) Stitch Beading Guide 120007 (Peyote (Gourd)

This full-color, step-by-step Beading Guide will detail the exact steps to bead the design shown using the 3 Drop - Even Count - Tubular Peyote (Gourd) Stitch Bead Weaving Technique. THIS GUIDE WILL NOT TEACH YOU HOW TO DO THE GOURD STITCH TECHNIQUE IT GIVES YOU THE BEADING SEQUENCE TO MAKE THE DESIGN SHOWN An eBook on this technique is also available from this author.


Holiday Ornaments in Peyote Stitch

Holiday Ornaments in Peyote

Holiday Ornaments in Peyote Stitch includes ten designs in flat peyote stitch with freeform edges. Patterns are shown in diagram form, except for Old Saint Nick which has both a diagram and a word chart. The book includes a complete list of all colors needed to complete all ten patterns, 45 colors total. Colors are chosen to give the designs a more three-dimensional look in a flat piece of beadwork. Colors shown are for Miyuki Delica beads in size 11/0, however any brand of Japanese cylinder beads could be used.All patterns are shown in a finished photo as well. Patterns include: Nutcracker, Gingerbread Man, Candy Cane, Teddy Bear, Candle, Bell, Stocking with reindeer top, Snowman, Poinsettia, and Old Saint Nick. A chapter is included on all the basics you need to complete the patterns, as well as an appendix on peyote stitch in case you need a refresher on even count, odd count, increases, or decreases. All patterns are original designs and have not been published in any other venue. Add a string to the top and hang them on your holiday tree, give them as a gift to a special friend, or incorporate them into a holiday necklace or broach. They are sure to get you into the holiday spirit.

  • ASIN: 1544780001

3-D Butterfly Patterns in Peyote Stitch

3-D Butterfly Patterns in Peyote

The butterfly patterns in this book are three dimensional with the wings overlapping and the body raised on the front side. They are flat on the back, allowing them to be used in a variety of applications such as framing, adding a pin back, or adding a hairclip finding. They can also be used for jewelry embellishment, appliques on fabric, or hung as ornaments. The symmetrical freeform shaped designs require the use of odd-count peyote stitch, increases and decreases. This book is not intended to teach peyote stitch to the beginner, however the first chapter does include detailed information on odd-count, increasing, and decreasing techniques in peyote stitch as well as general information on materials used and instructions for the raised body and antennae. Each chapter also gives detailed directions on completing the wing sections with minimal increases.Butterfly patterns in the book include the Red Admiral, the Black Swallowtail, the Ruby Lacewing, the Janetta Forester, the Small Tortoiseshell, the Buckeye, the Purple Spotted Swallowtail, the Danube Clouded Yellow, and the Corinna Daggertail.

  • ASIN: 1523242760

Beading with Peyote Stitch (Beadwork How-To)

Beading with Peyote Stitch (Beadwork

Here is everything the beader needs to know about using peyote stitch to create both flat and three-dimensional pieces. Thread, beads, graphing techniques, and five projects are thoroughly explained, and a brief history, with photographs, describes the differences between today's stitch and the Native American original. The highlight of the book is a full-color photo gallery of peyote-stitched beadwork by the authors and 20 other nationally known artists, sure to inspire both the beginning and the veteran beadworker.

  • Brand: Brand: Interweave
  • ASIN: 1883010713

Sabine Lippert's Beadwork Evolution: New Techniques Using Peyote Stitch and Right Angle Weave (Lark Jewelry & Beading Bead Inspirations)

Sabine Lippert's Beadwork Evolution: New Techniques Using Peyote

Sabine Lippert's unique, sophisticated jewelry designs have won her legions of fans worldwide. Now she has created a collection that not only includes 25 gorgeous projects, but also provides breathtaking variations on popular stitches to build beaders' skills. From a Peyote-stitched Crocodile Bracelet to right-angle-woven Marrakech Earrings to the embellished shapes of a Helena Ring, Lippert's savvy techniques take beading to a whole new level!

  • Brand: imusti
  • ASIN: 1454708247
  • UPC: 783324907926

Peyote stitch beading 101: Amulet bags, bracelets, earrings, vessels and more! (Can do crafts)

Peyote stitch beading 101: Amulet bags, bracelets, earrings,

Beading is a wonderful hobby and is especially rewarding when the results are so artistic. Using cylinder beads, you can make all the projects look like delicate paintings. With practice, you'll be able to create peyote stitch works of art.The designs in this book were developed with cylinder beads in mind. The beads to use are delicas and color names are given.

  • ASIN: 1574217925

Peyote Stitch: Beading Projects

Peyote Stitch: Beading

Beginning with a simple lariat made with a flat strip of peyote, Peyote Stitch Beading Projects includes projects and techniques for beaders of all levels, even absolute beginners. With more than 25 of the best peyote projects from Bead&Button magazine, this book has something for every taste. Step-by-step instructions, illustrations, and photos guide readers through a wide variety of peyote techniques, including 2- and 3-drop, ruffled, and spiral peyote. Directions for bracelets, necklaces, pins, purses, and home decor objects fill this inspiring volume.

  • Brand: Brand: Kalmbach Books
  • ASIN: 0871162180

Explorations in Freeform Peyote Beading: Demystifying the Technique and Quick Projects - Chapters 1&2

Explorations in Freeform Peyote Beading: Demystifying the Technique

Master the fundamental stitch upon which this improvisational technique is built. Then learn strategies to make it your own. Get inspired with works created by nine contemporary artists working in the medium. Full-color illustrations and photographs demystify the art of freeform bead weaving, breaking the basic stitch into its simplest forms. Then see how these simple forms build combine to form more complex beaded structures. Learn how the elements of design can act as roadmaps to guide your stitching rather than relying on preset patterns or stitch counts. Develop confidence in making your own creative choices. Build upon the basic techniques with quick, experimental designs that you can create in an evening. Small, personal adornments provide a great way to experiment while creating original pieces with tremendous presence completely disproportionate to their size. In-depth photo essays detail the construction process for six complete jewelry designs and the Personal Planets beaded bead tutorial act as jumping off points for further explorations. Includes earrings, rings, brooches, pendants, beaded beads and even a hair ornament. The purpose isn’t to show you how to make a particular piece, but rather how to use these designs as inspiration to see how you can ...


Bird Patterns in Peyote Stitch

Bird Patterns in Peyote

This book is designed for all the bird lovers who also like to bead. You can create your own collection of beautiful birds including an Evening Grosbeak, a Bee Eater, a Cardinal on a winter branch of pine cones, a Painted Bunting, a Parrot, a Hummingbird with flowers, a Rooster, and a Pileated Woodpecker. All patterns are shown with both a lettered picture chart and a word chart. Directions are given for Even Count Peyote Stitch but could also be worked in Brick Stitch if you prefer. Color references are given in Delica Numbers with patterns using between 15 and 21 colors including the bird and the background. An introductory chapter explains how to do peyote stitch, as well as advise on thread types, substituting colors, and other useful information. If you need more assistance with peyote stitch try our book Peyote Stitch for Beginner and Beyond.

  • ASIN: 1518838634

Jewels in Peyote Stitch: Twenty-Six Full-Color Patterns for Beaded Jewelry

Jewels in Peyote Stitch: Twenty-Six Full-Color Patterns for

Jewels in Peyote Stitch is a collection of full color designs for beaded jewelry to be done in odd-count or even-count tubular peyote stitch. Delica beads are recommended for most of the pieces. Although a beginning peyote stitcher can accomplish the band bracelet designs, the level of difficulty of most of the designs is intermediate to advanced. Complete instructions including color diagrams for all the beadwork techniques necessary to do the projects are given in a separate section. The book provides a variety of innovative and elegant designs including amulet bags, a medallion bracelet, and a three-dimensional flower. Most designs include a necklace, bracelet and earrings. The author often uses bead mixtures for an "antique" look, or to achieve an exact color or more interesting surface. Bracelet clasps are made from bead-covered beads for a perfect match.

  • ASIN: 0971484538

Perfect Peyote


The Peyote stitch is a fundamental beading stitch. Once you know it, you will be able to create a large variety of projects. This book takes you from the very beginning stages of the stitch to the most advanced levels.Each chapter features step-by-step instructions for how to create stunning projects. There are instructional diagrams and photos that will help guide you along the process. There are projects to suit all skill levels, from beginner to advanced. Don't miss these wonderful peyote projects.

  • ASIN: B00AJ4L0DS
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