Bead Design Software (Peyote, Brick, Loom, etc)
- Bead Creator - offers a free trial version
- Bead Pattern Designer - AutoBead & The Bead Pattern Designer
- Bead Tool - Offers a FREE trial. Beading Software For Everyone. Fantastic software & support from Christopher, highly recommended.
- Bead Wizard - Built for Windows 98, ME, 2000, XP and now Vista
- Beadographer - Easily Create Beading Projects with the on-line bead design application, for Windows, Mac OS X, and iPad.
- Easy Bead Patterns - FREE "Home of the best little free bead program for patterns on the net!"
- Free Pattern Wizard - FREE on-line
- Inkscape - information - Create Beading Patterns with Inkscape (free software)
- Stitch Painter - Requires Stitch Painter and a Plug in for bead designs
- Discontinued: BeadCellar, Beadscape
Bead Crochet Software (in the round)
- Bead Crochet Pattern Designer - BCPD - Bead Crochet Pattern Designer Software, will only run on a PC, Windows 95 through Windows 7.
- DB Bead - FREE Bead Crochet Design Software
- JBead - FREE Bead Crochet Rope design software