Bringing Beadworkers Together - 29th July to 6th August 2017

Below you will find lots of links to free downloads: there are patterns to use for your Bead Bombing activities; stitch instructions, and artwork to use in your publicity and on your website.

Just click on each individual image or link to get your free downloads. Once downloaded, right-click on the image/file to save to your computer.

Free Heather Kingsley-Heath NBW Pattern

Stack a Rainbow!

Heather has designed this wonderful pattern exclusively for NBW. There is a bracelet in each colour of the rainbow, one for every day of the week, and there is an option to make a bangle or a bracelet with a clasp.

Just click on the link below to get your free copy of

Heather's pattern.

Let's fill the world with beady rainbows!

Free Laura McCabe NBW Pattern

Laura has designed these beautiful earrings exclusively for NBW. Just click on the image to get your free copy.

Free Sian Nolan Pattern

Enjoy these adorable Buddy Charms by Sian Nolan, just click on the image for your free pattern.

Free Pattern

Click on the image to download a free pattern to bead a Tea-Light by Karen Gibson-Brown

Free Pattern

Click on the image to download this colourful lariat pattern designed by Karen Gibson-Brown.

Free Download

Beading on a Loom with 2-hole Beads

Click on the link here to download a free 8 page handout full of advice, instructions, patterns and useful links kindly donated by Jennifer Airs.

Free Pattern

Katie Dean has designed these letter beads exclusively for NBW. Click on Katie's web address to get your free pattern.

Free Charted Designs

Charted Alphabets

Free charted alphabets to design your own Bead Bombing chains/garlands, designed by Jane Marie Griffin.

Click on this link for free Peyote or Brick stitch graph paper to design your own patterns.

More Free Jennifer Airs NBW Patterns

Jennifer designed these wonderful patterns for The Beadworkers Guild July Journal and now they are bought to you exclusively for NBW.

The patterns use Cup Button Beads, RounDuos and Super8s, and are (from the left) Floating Flowers Bracelet, Shaggy Flower Ring, Sunburst Tiger Pendant and Wings Necklace.

Just click on the image to get your free copy.

Also available at Jennifer’s website

Jean Powers Secret Beadalong 2016

50% discount for all Beadworkers Guild members

Just enter the password from your recent journal that you would use to log in to the Members' Area into Jean's discount code box on the shopping cart and be sure to refresh so the discount is applied.

Free Pattern

Click on the image to download this free lariat necklace pattern designed by Jennifer Airs

Free Charted Designs

 Beaded Chain Links

Free patterns to make beaded chains and bracelets for your Bead Bombing activities, designed by Jane Marie Griffin.

Free Pattern

Just click on the image to download a free pattern for this Thread Heaven Cover. Kindly donated by Jane Keech.

Free stitch instructions

Click on this link for free Peyote Stitch Instructions.

Click on this link for free Brick Stitch Instructions.

Group Bunting

If you would like to take part in our group bunting you can download instructions and  templates here or contact Sylvia Fairhurst for further information

Free Graph Paper

To chart your National Beading Week Designs.

Click on this link for Peyote & Brick Stitch Graph Paper.

Click on this link for Loom & Square Stitch Graph Paper.