Brick weave beads for beginners to master-class (video)

Brick weave beads for beginners to master-class (video)


Brick weave gets its name becausethat strongly resembles outwardly brickwork. It is similar to a mosaic, but unlike the last thread in the weaving of the brick does not pass inside the beads, but the thread assigned to the previously woven rows. That is, every stitch will be made in the loop formed between the beads of the fishing line.
Brick weave beads fast enoughIt allows you to change the width of your products at any stage. You do not difficult to make a ragged edge products nature, and in this case it will look neat. And the right and wrong side of the web that is created using the brick stitch, exactly the same. Schemes in which you can weave their products in such a technique are quite varied and beautiful.

Master-class brick weaving for beginners

All that is required in the process, both for theexperienced and novice needle women, it beads, special bead needle and fishing line or monofilament. And of course no one can not do without the selection scheme for their future products.

Driving the first row of weaving
Driving weave the second row with the extension
Driving netting the third row with the extension
Driving weaving fourth row with extension
Driving weaving fifth row to decrease
Driving weaving sixth row to decrease
Driving weaving seventh series with decrease tostarted we select 5 beads. We put on two beads at a time on the needle, and then a third bead stringing and conduct the needle through the bead, which was put on the second, in the direction towards the weaving and bead making through the third stitch in the direction of weaving. Now we put on bead number four and we keep the needle in the opposite direction of weaving through the third bead and direction - through the fourth. To repeat all the same with the fifth beads. After the fifth bead has taken its place, it is necessary to go back to the beginning, turns passing each bead needle in reverse run.

By creating the second level brick weave,analyze how it can be extended. So, strung on two needle stitch beads and produce, clinging to the thread that connects the beads at the beginning of the number one and two, and then go back through the second bead, but the second row. Don second bead number three, and again passes under the stitch our beads connecting thread, but between the second and third bead. Leaves needle through bead at number three in the second row. So we do the fourth and the fifth. But when you type for the sixth bead, then the needle should be introduced from the top down through the bead number five at the beginning, and then from the bottom up through the fourth bead first, and then the second row. Go through the fifth and sixth tier beads, moving in the direction of weaving.

In the same by expanding the canvas in the third level:

And the fourth:

From the fifth level, will be our canvasnarrow. And if we had increased the number of beads, it is now going to reduce it. Two strung beads and produce the stitch under the thread that connects the beads at number six and seven in the fourth row, and through the second bead of the fifth series heading back. Now we conduct the needle according to the direction of weaving in the fifth through the first level, and then through the second bead. We stop in the fifth on seven beads.

And further in the following sixth and seventh rows reduce their number in the same manner.
Sixth row:

Seventh row:

If you use a cylindrical beadsform, the beads will adhere to each other very closely, and you will not have any distortions or gaps. If the extension is necessary to make only one edge and not just one but several beads dopletat then they should be in the same manner as you begin braiding. And if you reduce the canvas, then to the place where, according to your circuit, will start a new stage, and should withdraw the needle.
If you plan to create a large canvas, thensoon will be, if you are the main part of weave mosaic method and add a brick weave only in those places where you want to perform a more complex and shaped parts.

Disadvantages brick weave

Such weaving unfortunately has lessdurability and reliability than other types. That is why this technique is not normally used to create large works. Compile circuit is quite difficult for him. Weaving turns tough, but beads adjacent to each other is not as tight as in a mosaic weaving. It is necessary to choose carefully thread. It must be very strong, as well as completely transparent or completely repeating tone beads. Otherwise, your product will look very messy. Do not use glass beads, which can cut the thread (cutting or glass beads). And yet, all the beads requires a very careful calibration. This type of weaving beads did not accept unequal in size or shape.

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And yet, despite all the shortcomings, owning this technique, you can create beautiful jewelry with complex configurations. It can be earrings, brooches, hair clips and even a small necklace.

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