Weaving bracelets are always in fashion
Art of weaving beads
Beadwork is a fairly common and ancient art form. His story begins around IV. BC, ornaments appeared gradually. The first who began to manufacture items of opaque glass, became the ancient Egyptians, who used small and large colored beads as an element of decoration for clothing or jewelry in the form of bracelets and necklaces. At that time, they used mostly large beads that looked like pearls, but weaving bead bracelets was always relevant. This needlework was constantly evolving, new technologies for the production of materials appeared, which undoubtedly left their mark on this craft.
Materials for weaving beads
In our times, so many different beads have appeared that, coming up to the counters, you can get lost and choose low-quality beads. It would seem, how can they be of poor quality? But in fact, the form of one or another craft on 50% depends on the quality of the material.You need to pay attention to the country of the manufacturer, as it depends on how long the same bracelet or any other product will last for you. If, for example, the country of manufacture is China, then if it hits the sun or moisture, the product will lose color very quickly, so it’s best to choose Czech beads. Also pay attention to the size, shape and color of beads. Before buying, you need to accurately determine the shades and sizes, because the remaining 50% of the appearance of the product depends on the size and color of the beads. For example, if it is planned to weave bracelets or any other small or medium product, then in no case should you buy large beads, otherwise it will not be very beautiful.
Materials for weaving ribbons
At the moment, weaving of bracelets of various materials is very common, one of which is ribbons. Before you decorate them, you need to decide on the size, color, pattern and technique. Weaving bracelets from ribbons requires a more serious approach - it is necessary to calculate the amount of material, and before creating the product, you need to make a sample.After all, each needlewoman used nodules tightened with different force, respectively, will vary and the length of the tape.
Bracelet weaving: fashion themes
The most common and fashionable products made of beads - made in the form of a grid, mosaic or cabochon. Weaving bracelets of ribbons or cords can be carried out using macrame technique. Such techniques allow you to create a wide variety of patterns, both monophonic and multi-colored. The most fashionable bracelets are beadwork in several rows, woven from ribbons with the addition of metal or glass beads, with patterns on the marine theme, made with oblique or direct weaving technique with the image of animals. But the most popular bracelets using natural stones.