150+ Free Beading Patterns

We love beading as much as you do, and can’t wait to share these exclusive pattern collections. From stitches like peyote and chevron to bracelets, necklaces and earrings galore, these free eBooks have the techniques, tutorials, patterns and ideas you’ll love. Inspire yourself with these free beading patterns you can download today!

The Interweave team has developed an amazing variety of free resources for those who love all things bead — from the best bead making guides to in-depth tutorials on how to take your upcoming beading project to the next level with unique new bead stitches. You can peruse through these free beading eBooks to get inspired on all-new projects or use them as a way to advance your crafting skills so that you can create one-of-a-kind, wearable works of art that you can market and sell at art shows and craft fairs.
150+ Free Beading Projects for You!

Most Popular Beading Collections

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The following free beading patterns are the most popularly downloaded by users!

3 Free, Must-Try Beaded Bracelet Patterns

3 Free Beaded Bracelet Patterns

5 Free Earring Patterns Using Seed Beads

5 Must-Try Free Seed Bead Patterns

5 Free Gift & Holiday Jewelry Projects

5 Free Gift & Holiday Jewelry Projects

Free Projects to Learn How To Kumihimo with Beads

Free Projects to Learn How To Kumihimo with Beads

Getting Started and Beading for Beginners

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Learning how to bead is easier than you think especially with the help of these step-by-step beading projects for beginners. Learn about must-know, beaded jewelry-making techniques, beading stitches, how to start a jewelry business and more!

5 Free Beading for Beginners Projects

5 Free Beading for Beginners Projects

Free Patterns + Guide to Using Beading & Jewelry Making Supplies

Free Patterns + Guide to Using Beading & Jewelry Making Supplies

Free Instructions for Handmade Beaded Earrings

Free Instructions for Handmade Beaded Earrings

5 Free Patterns for Stringing Beads

5 Free Patterns for Stringing Beads

6 Free Jewelry Making Patterns & Techniques

6 Free Jewelry Making Patterns & Techniques

6 Free Wire Jewelry Designs + Tips

6 Free Wire Jewelry Designs + Wire Jewelry Making Tips

Free Patterns for Creating Handmade Beaded Jewelry

Create Handmade Beaded Jewelry from Your Own Bead Jewelry Designs

4 Free Mixed Media Jewelry Projects & Tutorials

Mixed Media Jewelry: 4 Free Projects for Incorporating Found Objects in Your Beaded Jewelry

Free Guide to Learn How to Sell Your Jewelry

Improve Your Home-Based Jewelry Business with Free Tips for Selling Beaded Jewelry

7 Must-Know Peyote Beading Stitches

7 Must-Know Peyote Beading Stitches

Free Guides for Different Beading Stitches

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From learning the variety of the peyote stitch to the herringbone stitch, right-angle weaving, chevron stitch and more, you’ll find everything you need to learn beading stitches below!

4 Free Bead Crochet Patterns

Learn How to Bead Crochet Jewelry: 4 Free Bead Crochet Patterns

Free Patterns + Tutorials to Learn How to Bead-Weave

Free Guide to Beadweaving: Patterns and Instructions to Learn How to Bead Weave

5 Free Beading Patterns for Beaded Ropes

Learn How to Stitch Beaded Ropes Using Herringbone Stitch, Spiral Rope & More

5 Free Brick Stitch Patterns

5 Free Brick Stitch Beading Patterns

4 Free Chevron Stitch Beading Patterns

Guide to Chevron Stitch: Free Chevron Beading Patterns

7 Free Herringbone Stitch Beading Patterns

7 Free Herringbone Stitch Beading Patterns

7 Free Peyote Stitch Beading Patterns

7 Free Peyote Stitch Beading Patterns

5 Free Right-Angle Weave Patterns

Right-Angle Weaving Instructions + 5 Free Right-Angle Weave Patterns

Projects by Types of Beads

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You’ll love this vast selection of free beading patterns based on types of beads including seed beads, beaded beads, crystal beads, and more!

Free Guide to Making Your Own Handmade Beads

Free Guide to Making Your Own Handmade Beads

Free Guide + Patterns to Learn How to Make Beaded Beads

Free Guide + Patterns to Learn How to Make Beaded Beads

5 Free Crystal Jewelry Projects

5 Free Crystal Jewelry Projects

6 Free Gemstone Beaded Jewelry Projects

6 Free Gemstone Beaded Jewelry Projects

5 Free Lampwork Bead Projects

5 Free Projects using Lampwork Beads for Making Glass Bead Jewelry

learn how to combine pearls with crystal beads in this FREE DIY crystal and pearl bracelet project.

6 Free Handmade Pearl Jewelry Designs

5 Free Earring Patterns Using Seed Beads

5 Free Earring Patterns Using Seed Beads

5 Free Seed Bead Patterns

5 Free Seed Bead Patterns

Exclusive Free Beading Patterns & Projects

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This vast selection of beading projects includes everything you could dream of! From bead craft patterns to bead loom patterns and everything in between, you’ll find something that fits your needs and passions—and they’re all FREE!

8 Free Bead Craft Patterns

8 Free Bead Craft Patterns

Use bead embroidery to turn a cabochon into an elegant inspired piece of art.

5 Free Beaded Patterns for Beading Embroidery

4 Free Bead Loom Patterns

4 Free Bead Loom Patterns

7 Free Bead Netting Projects

7 Free Bead Netting Projects

3 Free, Must-Try Beaded Bracelet Patterns

3 Free, Must-Try Beaded Bracelet Patterns

5 Free Bead Embellishment Patterns

5 Free Bead Embellishment Patterns

7 Free Beaded Necklace Patterns

7 Free Beaded Necklace Designs

5 Free Projects Using Beads to Make Ornaments

5 Free Projects Using Beads to Make Beaded Ornaments

6 Free Bead Bracelet Patterns

How to Make Bracelets: 6 Free Beaded Bracelet Patterns

4 Free Chain Maille and Beaded Jewelry Projects

4 Free Patterns for Beaded Chain Maille Jewelry Projects

5 Free Projects for Handmade Bridal Jewelry

Beaded Wedding Jewelry: 5 Free Projects for Handmade Bridal Jewelry

5 Free Gift & Holiday Jewelry Projects

5 Free Gift & Holiday Jewelry Projects

5 Free Patterns Using Custom Cabochon Settings

5 Free Patterns Using Custom Cabochon Settings

4 Free Beaded Brooch Projects

4 Free Beaded Brooch Projects + 5 Ways to Wear a Beaded Brooch

Free Projects to Learn How To Kumihimo with Beads

Free Projects to Learn How To Kumihimo with Beads

4 Free Leather Bracelet Patterns

4 Free Leather Bracelet Patterns

4 Free Native American Beadwork

4 Free Native American Beadwork Patterns

4 Free Steampunk Jewelry Ideas

4 Free Steampunk Jewelry Ideas

6 Free Wire Wrapping Techniques for Jewelry

How to Wire Wrap Jewelry: 6 Free Wire Wrapping Jewelry Projects

Learn how to make beaded necklaces and chokers in this FREE eBook.

4 Free Beaded Necklaces: How to Make Beaded Necklaces

5 Free Earring Patterns Using Seed Beads

5 Must-Try Free Seed Bead Patterns

Whether you’re wondering how to make beads from scratch or want to know how to do beadwork in a way that’s marketable for a big craft show or special event, the Interweave team can help you every single step of the way. Many of our free beading patterns are geared towards beginners, so they’re perfect for newbies who have little to now experience with the craft, but we’ve also got a great variety of advanced beading patterns that you can use to master new stitches. These patterns will help you get started and hone peyote stitch, right-angle weaving, brick stitch, chevron stitch, herringbone stitch and so much more!

We’re even here to help you master some of the most complex, in-depth and unconventional beading techniques. Master kumihimo with beads and get free downloads that allow you to create complicated works of beaded art using new and time-honored bead stitching techniques. Get your free downloads by entering your email address in the form above. Sign up to get 150-plus free beading patterns delivered straight to your e-mail box. Not only will you receive tons of free patterns, but you’ll also get free access to our entire library of downloads!