This tutorial shows how you can make this rainbow patterned bead mobile pouch. This is a beginner project ideal for kids and beginners.

rainbow pattern beaded mobile pouch - beading tutorial with step by step images

Skills necessary

You just have to know how to weave the
1. right angle weave for making the pouch
2. cubic right angle weave for making the handle.

You might want to check out those two tutorials first if you are new to beading. The two links given above will open in a new page and you can find detailed tutorials for both right angle weave and cubic right angle weave.

I did not follow any pattern. I simply scribbled this pattern on a piece of paper in 30 seconds and started weaving the beads.

rainbow pattern beaded mobile pouch - beading tutorial with step by step images

You can create your own pattern or you can follow mine. I have close up pictures towards the end of this tutorial that will be helpful.

So let us get started.

rainbow pattern beaded mobile pouch - beading tutorial with step by step images

Weaving the rainbow border.

rainbow pattern beaded mobile pouch - beading tutorial with step by step images

rainbow pattern beaded mobile pouch - beading tutorial with step by step images

Wrap this band around the cellphone completely to make sure you have the right length. This band can also be used to make head bands, bracelets etc.

rainbow pattern beaded mobile pouch - beading tutorial with step by step images

Continue weaving the band.

rainbow pattern beaded mobile pouch - beading tutorial with step by step images

Make 2 rainbow bands as shown below.

rainbow pattern beaded mobile pouch - beading tutorial with step by step images

I then added the white beads. Again measure the height of the cell phone and make sure this is the correct size.

rainbow pattern beaded mobile pouch - beading tutorial with step by step images

I made this flat sheet slightly smaller to demonstrate how to join the sides in a way that the pattern is preserved on all sides.

rainbow pattern beaded mobile pouch - beading tutorial with step by step images

Fold the ends like shown above and then join the sides following the pattern right below. This will make sure that you don’t make any mistakes.

rainbow pattern beaded mobile pouch - beading tutorial with step by step images

rainbow pattern beaded mobile pouch - beading tutorial with step by step images

Now the flat sheet has been made into a tube. Next join the base. For this you can refer the tutorial here if you need.

rainbow pattern beaded mobile pouch - beading tutorial with step by step images

I used white beads to join the base.

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rainbow pattern beaded mobile pouch - beading tutorial with step by step images

Handle is made using cubic right angle weave.

rainbow pattern beaded mobile pouch - beading tutorial with step by step images

Colorful and pretty bead mobile pouch / cozy is ready.

rainbow pattern beaded mobile pouch - beading tutorial with step by step images

Closeup view if you want to follow the same pattern.

rainbow pattern beaded mobile pouch - beading tutorial with step by step images

rainbow pattern beaded mobile pouch - beading tutorial with step by step images