Glass Beetle


One of the most popular workshops, and now available as a kit. The Glass beetle is worked over a clear glass cabochon, with a combination of peyote and albion stitch, with ladder stitch and simple fringing.

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Skill level: intermediate

Your kit contains:

  • Printed instruction booklet
  • Sizes 11 and 15 seed beads
  • Size 11 Delica beads
  • 3mm crystals
  • 3mm pearls
  • 30×40 clear glass cabochon
  • 3.5mm brooch pin
  • 3x2cm felt or ultrasuede.

You will need beading thread of your choice and sizes 10 and 12 beading needles.

Colourway 1: A rich mix of metallic and rust coloured seed beads with dark red coral pearls. (Rust)
Colourway 2: A blend of mustard, dusty blueand peachy pinks with and light coral pearls (Coral)

Additional information

Weight 40 kg
Dimensions N/A