How to Bead: Captured Beads

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Seed beads secure a larger bead in this decorative stitch, perfect for edging or binding. Use it on quilts, ribbon, trim, napkins, pillows, bed linens, or even curtains!

1. Come up at A on fold, string a 6° seed bead and 7 size 11° seed beads.

2. Lay 1st bead horizontally to left on fold, enter bead from A side of bead.

3. Exit bead, go down at B, travel through binding and up where next unit will be placed.

This wonderful bead trim is from Mary Stori's All-in-One Beading Buddy

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