• Vlog Youtube video - isolation beading projects during coronavirus Vlog: Isolation Projects

    Today should have been The Big Bead Show! Sad times! 😭 As I don’t get to see all my beading buddies today or demo my new kit, I thought I would share with you what I’ve been working on and what exciting projects I have in the pipeline including a new collaboration with Riverside Beads! Watch the update […]

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  • Boho Bursts beading project by Chloe Menage with Jill Wiseman Boho Bursts – Now on YouTube

    I was excited to team up with YouTube star Jill Wiseman for my latest free project. Watch the video and get the PDF download to help you create brick stitch earrings and a matching pendant.

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  • Disco beads free project - as seen at The Big Bead Show Make these Disco beads! FREE pattern!

    Download and keep this fab free pattern to make my versatile Disco Beads using SuperDuos and seed beads. They are really easy to make and totally addictive. These fun 3-Dimensional beads make up fast and can be used for bracelets, necklaces and even earrings.  A great project for playing with 2-hole beads. Why not experiment [...] Continue Reading
  • Free pumpkin earring pattern Pop down to the pumpkin patch

    We love Halloween here at Pinkhot! So we thought we'd share some scares with you; with these fast and fun jack-o-lantern earrings - picked straight from the pumpkin patch! Ideal for beginners, the instructions include a full step by step guide to help you get to grip with brick stitch. A chart is included too, so if [...] Continue Reading
  • Making Jewellery – Issue 86

    It’s been a little while but you’ll find another of my projects in the latest issue of Making Jewellery magazine. Issue 86 (November 2015) is on sale now and inside you’ll find a wonderful array of autumn inspired projects using all different kinds of materials. My Emily Triangles beadweaving project is a wonderfully fashion-forward piece […]

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  • Making Jewellery – Issue 83

    The latest issue of Making Jewellery has hit the shelves and it’s packed full of wonderful projects inspired by the Orient. I’m delighted to say that my Kirakira bangles feature this issue, you can find out how to make them on page 17. Stitched using Starman QuadraLentils, seed beads and sparkling Swarovski crystals these bangles […]

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  • Making Jewellery Issue 81 Making Jewellery – Issue 81

    Summer is definitely on its way and right now the shops are full of bright tropical colours and prints. These are some of my favourite colours to work with so when Making Jewellery magazine asked me to create something for their Tropical Splash issue, I jumped at the chance! Imagine my delight when I discovered that my […]

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  • Making Jewellery Issue 80 - Queensberry Set Making Jewellery – Issue 80

    I’ve been looking forward to this issue for a while. We designers were challenged to create projects inspired by photographs and I had a lot of fun with my design! I take a lot of photographs; of my guinea pigs, friends, my creations – but I also enjoy taking photos of things that catch my […]

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