Get reduced price entry to any Beads Up North Bead Festival by being the proud owner of a Beads Up North badge

Badges are NOT available to buy You have to ‘Av A Go’ and make one!!!


Bead Fair

How will you make yours?

Add at least 1 bead to any medium to get creative with our design

Bead Fair

Cut out, trace, photocopy, shrink or enlarge the design.

Use as a template for embroidery, quilting, paper crafting or even fused glass!

Make a brooch, bead, key ring, or use it as a charm for a bracelet, necklace or earrings.

Use peyote or brick stitch

Use this chart to weave your badge in peyote or brick stitch, then attach it to a brooch pin, key ring or anything else you fancy.

Peyote stitch tip: Pick up beads marked * for rows 1 and 2, beads marked + for row 3 and beads marked / for row 4. For a reminder how to do odd count peyote stitch click here.

For a reminder how to do brick stitch click here.

We have used the following Delica beads. You can use the same or similar colours.

Edging and BUN letters - 463
Top bubble - 800
Bottom bubble – 355 Background - 351

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Tickets also available on the door at Haydock Park.