Hello! I am Lauren Harpster – bead designer and author.  Welcome to my new website dedicated to teaching the old art of French Beaded Flowers. 

Follow along with me and learn how to make realistic flowers out of tiny glass seed beads and wire. 

Learn the Art

Learn how to make French Beaded Flowers with my free tutorials! 

Free French Beaded Flower tutorials by Lauren Harpster


Read my blog for French Beading tips, inspiration, and the latest Bead & Blossom news. 


Practice your French Beading skills with  my Flower Patterns! 

French Beaded Stargazer Lily pattern by Lauren Harpster

Newest Patterns!

French Beaded Mini Orchid Pattern now available! This pattern has been written for both 15/0 and 11/0 seed beads. 

Learn how to make a French beaded daisy headband on one single length of wire in my first accessory pattern!

Originally published as part of my book “French Beading Patterns: Christmas Collection”, I now have a separate PDF pattern for my Christmas Tree. 

Latest YouTube Video

Free French Beaded Flower Tutorial - Globe Amaranth by Lauren Harpster

My most recent Youtube video is a full-length master course for making French Beaded Globe Amaranth. A free PDF that goes along with the video course is available for download in my shop.