How Do You Bead A Lighter Case?
A beaded lighter case adds a personal touch to your lighter whether you’re a man or a woman. It can change a basic, inexpensive lighter into a conversation starter. Even beginner beading enthusiasts can create lighter cases that look professional. Read on to learn how to bead a lighter case. Know how to stitch beads. You can use a regular peyote stitch and zip up the sides when you finish your pattern or you can use a tubular peyote stitch. You can also use a brick stitch or any kind of net stitch. Pick a pattern or a design that you like. You can also make your own pattern using peyote stitch graph paper. Some beginners like to forgo a pattern and just alternate two colors of seed beads. Make sure the pattern fits the lighter you want to cover. Patterns that are designed for regular lighters won’t fit mini-lighters. If you aren’t sure on the size of the lighter, select a pattern that can easily be repeated or shortened without distorting the design. Start beading with the bottom row o