Intermediate Level

Beaded Zig Zag Byzantine

by Rebeca Mojica


This stunning variation of Byzantine incorporates sparkly crystals into the weave. These colorful additions cause the Byzantine to zig and zag around your wrist.

Prerequisite: Proficiency in at least 3 chainmaille weaves, including Byzantine

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Pictured is the necklace (above) using aluminum rings with black crystals for both top (6mm) and bottom (8mm).  Below is the bracelet using silver rings and siam crystals.

The Instructions show how to make both the Beaded Zig Zag Byzantine and the Ringed Zig Zag Byzantine. If you already purchased the instructions for Ringed Zig Zag Byzantine, do NOT purchase them again here; they are the same!

RIGHT-handed Instructions

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LEFT-handed Instructions

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