How many? What Length? What Size?

Seed Bead Sizes (approx)

Aught Size mm
Size 15 1.3mm
Size 11 1.8mm
Size 10 2.0mm
Size 8 2.5mm
Size 6 3.3mm

 

 

 
 

 

 

Necklace Lengths

Style
   
   

cm

inches
Choker 36-41 cm 14-16"
Pendant 46-61 cm 18"
Matinee 51-61 cm 20-24"
Opera 71-81 cm 28-32"
Rope 101-114cm 40-45"
Lariet over 114cm 45"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

How Many Beads

(May not be to the exact bead so please use only as a guide)

           Necklace/Bracelet

Length

Bead Size

2mm

Bead Size

3mm

Bead Size

4mm

Bead Size

5mm

Bead Size

6mm

Bead Size

8mm

Bead Size

10mm

Bead Size

12mm

Bead Size

14mm

Bead Size

16mm

7 inches 89 59 44 36 30 22 18 15 13 11
8 inches  102 68  51 41 34 25 20 17 15 13
9 inches  114 94    58 46 38 29 23 19 16 14
16 inches 203 135 102 81 68 51 41 34 29 25
18 inches  229  152  114 91 76 57 46 38 33 32
20 inches 254 169  127 102  85  64   51 42   36 32 
22 inches  279  186  140 112 93 70 56 47 40 55