How Do You Bead A Lighter Case?

Add your answer...

1 Answer

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 ... more
Thanks for your feedback!

Related Videos

Not the answer you're looking for? Try asking your own question.