Are you looking for books on beading? Purchasing a library full of beading patterns and books can get expensive. Anyone with an e-reader or the ability to read PDF files on their computer can get free patterns and e-books. Searching the internet takes time, so I’ve compiled a short list for you.
This is my absolute favorite place to find free e-books on beading. Beading Daily has more free resources for beaders than any other place on the internet. You can download their books for free. Everything from starting a jewelry business to peyote stitch patterns is covered on their site.
Beautiful Beads e-book
The Beautiful Beads e-book is a great starting place for beginner beaders. Beading can quickly become an expensive hobby. Start out your beading journey with one of the projects in this book.
The print book is no-longer available and is out-of-print. However, the author, Robin Atkins is offering the book in e-book format for free on her website. This book has 10 patterns and covers the basics of bead embroidery. It is a great reference for any beading library to own.
You should be off to a great start after downloading and reading these beading resources. Check back often for more resource and pattern information.
Lynda Altman runs a craft business focusing mostly on crochet and beaded jewelry. Her Esty Shop, The Granny Squared, features crocheted items in natural fibers. She started her needlework hobby as a child and now it is a full-time business. You can reach her through the above contact button or @fusgeyer on Twitter.