Free Printable Seed Bead Graph Paper Template [PDF]

Seed Bead Graph Paper: By popular request, we provide you with FREE printable graph paper for seed bead artists. You can create your own patterns using the graph paper that’s specific to your stitch. A seed bead graph paper has numbers along the left edge for keeping the place in the pattern, are colour-coded to easily track the rows and have indicators across the top for customizing bead counts. Each type of stitch has its own free downloadable PDF file for easy printing.

Graph Papers include:

  • Square or loom work pattern
  • Peyote stitch pattern
  • The 2-drop peyote stitch pattern
  • Right-angle weave, 1×1
  • Right-angle weave, 3×3
  • Brick stitch pattern

Square or Loom Work

This pattern is great for the bracelet designs and many other projects including headbands, necklaces and pieces to stitch into clothing designs.

Peyote

This pattern is designed for necklaces, bracelets, rings, amulet bags and tapestries.

2-Drop Peyote

A stitch is great for amulet bags, tapestries, necklaces and bracelets.

  • Right-Angle Weave 1×1
  • Right-Angle Weave 3×3
  • Brick Stitch

This pattern can be used for earrings, necklaces, bracelets and amulet bags.

Seed Bead Graph Paper Template

If you’ve mastered certain bead stitches, you might want to try coming up with patterns on your own. Creating your own patterns is a great way to let your imagination flow and it ensures your jewellery is truly one-of-a-kind. Before you can create your own patterns, you’ll need something to create them with. We’re offering you with free printable seed bead graph paper as part of our Designer Downloads series to help you create your very own patterns.

Seed Bead Graph Paper Template

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We can use the graph paper to make their brick and peyote stitch designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode. Drawing out the pattern first is especially handy when making brick stitch cuties like the fish, elephant, and bird.

Bead Graph Paper

Colour pencils and a blank beading graph paper will help us to plot out our beaded designs. Experimenting before we actually bead anything is a good thing. Here on this website, there are some useful printable charts for different beading stitches.  Free. The way we like it.

Bead Graph Paper

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We were trying to design a diamond-shaped brick stitched earrings above. The printable graph papers come from Fire Mountain Gems.  They have the following charts available for download.  Note these are not scaled to any bead size. Easier to see and colour.

  • Square or loom work 
  • Peyote stitch 
  • 2-drop peyote stitch 
  • Right-angle weave, 1×1
  • Right-angle weave, 3×3
  • Brick stitch 

Fusion Beads has charts for 2 different bead sizes for every beading stitch.  These are scaled to the size of the actual beads so you will have a better idea of how big the final design will be.  Use the Fire Mountain graph paper above if you are struggling to see the smaller spaces.

Seed Graph Paper

Seed Graph Paper

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They have both Size 11 & 8 seed bead graphing papers in the following stitches :

  • Peyote stitch 
  • 2-drop Peyote stitch  
  • 3-drop Peyote stitch 
  • Brick stitch 
  • Herringbone stitch 
  • Loom size 11
  • Right-angle weave
  • Square
  • Crochet Rope stitch

Free Printable Seed Bead Graph Paper

We have free downloadable and printable PDF graph paper for brick stitch, peyote stitch, square stitch, loom weaving with seed beads, and more.

Printable Seed Bead Graph Paper

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Our graph papers have options that even provide the exact bead shape for a better visual of your finished piece. Use the links below to download and print the graph paper you need:

  • Brick Stitch with Cylinder Beads
  • Brick Stitch with Round Beads
  • Peyote Stitch with Cylinder Beads
  • Peyote Stitch with Round Beads
  • Square Stitch with Cylinder Beads
  • Square Stitch with Round Beads
  • Bead Loom Weaving with Cylinder Beads
  • Bead Loom Weaving with Round Beads

You can get these Designer Downloads on our website, too. What kind of pattern will you make first? Let us know in the comments below. We’ll be dreaming up all kinds of wonderful patterns and shapes. Once you’ve used the graph paper to make something incredible, share your finished work with us by leaving a product review (you’ll earn Rewards Points if you’re a Rewards Member) or by sharing on our Facebook page. Have fun creating endless patterns for your designs!

How To Use Seed Bead Graph Paper

Get a free collection of over 800 of our favourite papers from this site on CD ROM for 39. Beadwork layout paper in PDF  format.

How To Use Seed Bead Graph Paper

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This option is only available with few stitch types. For ease of reading you, you may prefer that they show slightly separated our easy read sm format. Beadwork Learn how to make beaded jewellery and other projects with easy to follow instructions project tutorials and more.

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