French Beaded Grape Hyacinth – Tutorial

French Beaded Grape Hyacinth Tutorial

Today I’ll show you how to make French beaded grape hyacinth flowers – it’s the third project of my Easter Countdown 2017.

French Beaded Flower Tutorial

You’ll need:

  • large and small seed beads in blue
  • small seed beads in green
  • wire
  • scissor or wire cutter

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Thread 4 large beads, 6 small beads and 4 large beads. Thread the other end of the wire through the 3 small and 4 large beads.

French Beaded Hyacinth Tutorial

Thread 3 small and 4 large beads, and thread the other end of the wire through the 7 beads from the opposite end.

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Continue till you have 5 rows of beads. Thread one end of the wire through the first bead row and pull it tight.

How To Make French Beaded Grape Hyacinth Flowers

Twist the wires to secure and cut off one of the wires.

Beaded Grape Hyacinth Tutorial

To make the stem, thread green seed beads onto the wire, and thread the wire back through the stem – skipping the first bead.

Beaded Grape Hyacinth

Wrap the wire around the stem to secure. Then cut off the excess wire.

French Beaded Hyacinth Tutorial

And your French beaded grape hyacinth is finished!

French Beaded Grape Hyacinth Tutorial

If you liked the tutorial, I’d love if you’d share it on Pinterest, Facebook etc.

French Beaded Grape Hyacinth Tutorial

6 thoughts on “French Beaded Grape Hyacinth – Tutorial

  1. This is exquisite, so pretty. I imagine ladies making and wearing these back in the olden days (that useful non specific past time period !) Is that a brooch you’ve made with them or a little posy?

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