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Baby Bee Earrings Tutorial

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In this video tutorial from PotomacBeads, Allie Buchman teaches you how to make her Baby Bee earrings using IrisDuo® Beads, RounDuo® Beads and Miyuki Seed Beads. These earrings are perfect for any occasion, whether you're dressing up or dressing down. They're also a great project for beginners, as Allie takes you step-by-step through the entire process. So grab your supplies and let's get started! 

  1. Gather up your beads, thread, needle, burner and bent nose pliers. Make a pile of beads on your beadonit board to keep your workspace organized.

  2. You will be starting at the back with a grouping of the IrisDuos. Watch Allie as she shows you how to easily create your Baby Bee earrings.

  3. Burn your thread edges down with the burner. Add an earwire. You could link multiple Bees to make a necklace.

What could be more fun than a pair of baby bee earrings? These earrings are so easy to make and are a great gift for any occasion. offers a wide variety of beads and materials to make these earrings. You can use classic colors or more traditional bee colors. Either way, these earrings are sure to be a hit!

Demi Round - PermaFinish Starlight TN-11-PF557
5.99 5.99 USD 5.99 Out of Stock
Demi Round Perma Finish Starlight TN-11-PF557
Miyuki Seed Beads - Metallic Light Bronze 15/0
6.71 6.71 USD 8.39 (20% OFF) In Stock
Miyuki Seed Bead Metallic Light Bronze
IrisDuo Beads - Aztec Gold 7x4mm
4.99 4.99 USD 4.99 In Stock
IrisDuo Beads Aztec Gold 7x4mm
IrisDuo Beads - Jet Bronze 7x4mm
5.99 5.99 USD 5.99 In Stock
IrisDuo beads 7x4mm inspire incredible designs. Crafted by our artists in the Czech Republic, this exclusive iris/navette shape couples beautifully with crystals, pearls, seed beads, and more. You can use the two holes to enhance stability and thread passes in your designs.

Find dozens of free tutorials using IrisDuo® Beads on, and hundreds of more IrisDuo® Bead in Setting beading patterns from various designers around the world.

Create fun and unique designs, or couple with the IrisDuo® Bead in Setting for even more fun! Sold by ~9g Tube (~50 beads/tube) or ~55g Factory Packs (~300 beads/pack).
RounDuo Beads - Jade Light AB Full (Pack of 75) 5mm
11.49 11.49 USD 11.49 In Stock
These lovely, pearl-like beads are one of the favorites at Potomac Beads. RounDuos offers an incredible range to bead weaving and stringing designs that were never possible with single-holed round beads. Bead weavers enjoy their simple shape and the ease that comes while working with them. These 2-hole beads are made of machine-pressed Czech glass, RounDuo beads come in many colors and finishes, ranging from basic opaques, shimmers, and pastels to high-shine metallics, picassos, and magics.

Find dozens of free tutorials using RounDuo® Beads on, and hundreds of more RounDuo® beading patterns from various designers around the world.

Create fun and unique designs , or couple with the RounDuo® Beads for even more fun! Sold in packs of 75 and Factory pack of 600.

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