Beaded Snowman Ornament

Beaded Snowman Ornament

Crafting Time:
  • 3-5 Hours
Skill Level:
  • Advanced
Project Courtesy of: Blue Moon Beads

Additional Information



  • White 6mm glass pearls
  • Red 6/0 Luster seed beads
  • Orange top-drilled shell oval bead
  • Black 6/0 seed beads
  • White 6/0 seed beads
  • Small round gold bead for flower center
  • Black crystals for eyes
  • Fishing line
  • Gold 26-gauge wire
  • Wire cutters
  • Tape measure
  • Hot glue gun & glue sticks


1. Start by cutting a length of fishing line 2 yards long.
2. Create three identical beaded balls using 6mm white glass pearls and a right-angle weave stitch.
3. Stitch the three beaded balls together using fishing line.
4. Create a scarf using Red Luster 6/0 seed beads in a ladder stitch three beads wide.
5. Wrap the scarf around the snowman and secure with hot glue.
6. Add the eyes and nose with hot glue.
7. String 5 red seed beads onto a fishing line and tie onto the snowman to form the mouth.
8. Create the hat. Start with the sides of the tall part of the hat by creating a ladder stitch, 4 beads wide, with black 6/0 seed beads and gold wire. Make 17 rows of seed beads and then tie off the wire to where you started to form a cylinder or tube of black beads.
9. Create the top of the hat by making a small disk of black seed beads using a right angle weave stitch and gold wire.
10. Create the brim of the hat also with a ladder stitch. Assemble all parts of the hat together. Finish hat with a small flower made of white seed beads and a gold round bead, strung on fishing line.