Diyana definitely wins the prize for the shiniest, most glam project in our Stitch & Bitch group. It’s not all crochet and deaf old ladies, Aaron!
Here’s an attempt to show a bit of the process that goes into making one of Diyana’s beaded necklaces:
First she lays out the beads and tries out various options until she finds the design she likes the best:
When she’s settled on a design she likes, she takes a photo of it (very wise) which she can then refer to as she begins stitching:
Finally, the beads are stitched into place:
Diyana sells her amazing creations, and can be found through her Instagram account @de_chantel
Here are examples some of the other beaded necklaces she’s made:
Apologies for the poor images of her work – better photos can obviously be found on her instagram account.