Making Rosaries with
Jewelry Making Instructions!

Making rosaries is made easy using simple jewelry making techniques. Make your own rosaries at home with these step by step beading instructions!

What is a Rosary?

The rosary is a combination of prayer and meditation known as the rosary prayer.

A beaded rosary is a very powerful prayer aid.

Rosaries can be made of beads, knots or other materials arranged in a specific pattern.

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A person may use a beaded rosary to stay on track as they pray the rosary prayer.

Believers use the beads along the length of a rosary to recite specific prayers.

This allows the mind to focus on reciting the prayers, not counting them.

Though a beaded rosary is not worn as jewelry or a fashion statement...

...You can use jewelry making and beading techniques to make your own rosary bracelet or necklace.

Beaded Rosary Instructions for
Making Various Types of Rosaries

Making rosary necklaces and bracelets is very a rewarding and spiritual experience.

Learn how to make several types of rosaries using beads and other materials with these illustrated jewelry making instructions.

Make a Five Decade Rosary with Wire and Beads

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Use basic wire jewelry making techniques - simple wire loops - to learn how to make a rosary of five decades. Find out about the rosary making supplies you will need to buy too.

Make a Five Decade Rosary with Beading Wire (Flexwire)

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Use these beaded rosary instructions to make a five decade rosary using a bead stringing technique called crimping.

Make a Rosary for One Decade

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If you are short on time, making a rosary of one decade is a snap. Use simple wire loops (a basic wire jewelry technique), jump rings and chain to make one decade rosaries in an hour or so.

Make a Rosary Bracelet

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Rosary bracelets can be worn as a reminder to pray throughout your day. Make your own rosary bracelet with these easy bead jewelry instructions.

Making Rosaries at Home

With the above beaded rosary instructions, making a rosary at home should be easy and fun.

Though I am not Catholic, I experienced something very spiritual as I made each of these rosaries.

And, each time I make a rosary I am filled with true joy. Learning how to make rosaries was truly a rewarding experience for me. I hope it will be for you as well!

You can learn more on the history of the rosary and how to pray the rosary at this website.


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