Here’s a tutorial for easy-to-make fabric beads for an instant glamorous top or necklace. You could also use them as a way to embellish a pillow or put a tiny rock in it and use them as table cloth weights for your garden setting.
The quick load-down is:
These fabulous, glamorous beads are made with fabric strips wrapped around simple cotton balls.
Stitch the fabric down
Embellish with contrast-colored shiny glass seed beads in a free –form pattern.
As simple as that.
Don’t they look glorious?
previously at: https://almastoller.blogspot.com/2011/03/how-to-make-fabric-beads-with-cotton.html
Upgrade Your Chic Embroidered Fabric Beads into Unique Ornaments
Great for a Christmas tree, or… a year round decorative statement. Would also be fun in a garland. You probably want to make them a bit larger for this purpose.
Transform Your Fabric Beads into the Prettiest Table Cloths Weights
The 1,23, How-to Make Your Own Table Cloth Weights
Put a little stone in the center of your cotton ball before you wrap them.
Hang four or six on clips and use them to hold your tablecloth down when the there’s a tat of wind during your summer alfresco lunch on the porch. Yes, life is meant to be easy and fun.
My Idea: is to transform these beaded balls into table cloth weights.
These beads are an easy project to get into bead embroidery. So simple, I’d classify this as ‘summer crafts for kids’.
For a more advanced bead embroidery jewelry tutorial.
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