by Joan Dice

Southwest Pattern Cuff with Danielle Wickes - Jewel Loom School Live with Julianna "Jewels" Avelar

Danielle Wickes joins Julianna “Jewels” Avelar for this Jewel Loom School tutorial to show us how she warps the Original Jewel Loom, shares a Southwestern loom pattern, & one way she finishes off a loom project. Danielle is full of great hints & techniques, so this is definitely a do not miss tutorial.


  • Inserting Rod:  17:06
  • Warping 18:07
  • Threading needle & weaving beads onto warps:  27:05
  • Removing from loom:  58:01
  • Working warps into bracelet:  1:01:32
  • Weaving in Thread Ends to Create Closure: 1:14:54

Parts List: 

  • Size 11 Round Seed Beads, colors can be various, Danielle’s colors are listed in the pattern, which will be shared at showtime. You will need approx 10 grams for the main color and just a few grams of the other colors. Danielle suggests using white beads for the moon, instead of what was recommended on pattern so the moon stands out better.
  • Wildfire .006: 
  • Scissors, 
  • a button, 
  • leather such as 1.5mm leather
  • Original Jewel Loom

Pattern by Danielle Wickes: 

Links to supplies:


Jewel Loom Starter Kit, including Original & Baby Looms, hemp, & needles, plus supplies to make a bracelet:  

Suggested beads to use from the Jewel Loom store with this pattern:  

Micro Tiny Loom (Loom for Earrings, set of 2): 

Jewel Loom Bead Board: 

Danielle's links:

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Check out the Jewel Loom Blog for past & current tutorials, plus read details on project:  

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Please contact Jewels with any questions you have about her looms:  email - or text - 1-805-768-0568

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