St Petersburg Chain Stitch
Double St Petersburg Chain is one of my favorite stitches. It makes an especially pretty band for a necklace or bracelet and a charming openwork leaf.
Article, tutorials and nice pics of St Petersburg projects: http://cayca.deviantart.com/journal/Bead-weaving-feature-St-Petersburg-chain-214243445
Single St Petersburg Chain necklace: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DECckn-uR1U
Desert Flower necklace: http://www.auntiesbeads.com/Desert-Flower-Necklace_b_30.html
Double St Petersburg Chain tutorials: http://beadwork.about.com/od/beadingstitchtutorials/tp/Double-St-Petersburg-Chain-Beading-Stitch-Tutorial.htm
Golden Swan necklace: http://inspirationalbeading.blogspot.com/2009/08/golden-swan-necklace.html
Triple and quadruple - http://inspirationalbeading.blogspot.com/2012/05/beading-tutorial-connecting-st.html
The Dec/Jan 2008 issue of Bead and Button has instructions for a gorgeous choker, “Regal Reiteration”, designed by Hatsumi Oshitami and stitched in St Petersburg and reverse St Petersburg stitches.
ABG member Sages Cupboard has a nice St Petersburg tutorial:
and ABG member Bonnies Place has a tutorial for a St Petersburg leaf:
Thank you for this great post,