Tag Archives: beads

Free beaded snowflake pattern added at Stitching Cards

A beaded snowflake pattern has been added to the free section of the Stitching Cards collection. The design features a snowflake stitched in silver thread with silver lined clear glass seed beads on a dark blue greetings card. It would make a beautiful Christmas card. Free beaded snowflake: www.stitchingcards.com/product.php/951/ The beaded snowflake design comes with… Read More »

Guitar birthday – forum gallery stitching card of the week

This week’s card is called Guitar birthday and was made by Dori. This attractive card was made using the Stitching Cards Bead Guitar pattern.

Dori said; “I made this card for my guitar-playing grandson’s birthday. It is embroidered on white, mounted on a brown card. The guitar beads are brown. I used gold bugle beads for the machine heads.”

Cards featured here must have been posted in either the Stitching Cards forum gallery or the Forum-A-Lines forum gallery. The card should be based on a Stitching Cards pattern or a Form-A-Lines pattern. This picture was posted in the Stitching Cards forum gallery…

A bead tray for prick and stitch card making

bead trayIf you make a lot of stitching cards with beads it is worth getting or making a bead tray. This will keep your beads in one place and stop them rolling away and getting lost on the floor.

The main features of a bead tray are the base covering of material such as felt and raised edges to keep the beads from rolling away. You could make one…