Chenille stitch produces a beaded rope suitable for adding elaborate pendants or it can be worn without additional adornment. It is a combination of the netting and Ndebele techniques.
What specific techniques will the students learn? Basic ladder stitch, and modified herringbone (Ndebele) stitch; attach a clasp
Supplies Students Should Take to Class
- 8/0 seed beads color A and color B (1 is an accent color),
- thread of choice (fireline, nymo etc)
- beading needle
- beading mat
- clasp of your choice
- wire guards (optional)
About the Teacher
I delved into the world of beading and jewelry making through sheer stubbornness. I love, love, love bling of all kind. I used to shop at my favorite store for lots of costume pieces and one day looked at the price of a piece and said to myself, “Why are you paying all that money, when you can make it yourself.