Fabric Bead Necklaces

Fabric Bead Necklace

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Making necklaces out of fabric can be useful as a study in different cultures.

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You will need:

Plastic straws

Scraps of colorful fabric

Colorful yarn or thread

Glue

Small paintbrush

Plastic dish

Beads or buttons

Bracelet clasps (optional)

Scissors

Wire (beading, floral, or any other wire that is flexible)

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1. Cut straws approximately two inches long.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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2. Cut fabric into rectangles; the width should be the same as the cut straw.

3.  Pour some glue on a your plastic dish. Brush glue on fabric strip. Saturate.

3. Pour some glue on a your plastic dish. Brush glue on fabric strip. Saturate.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

4.  Roll your fabric strip against the straw. You can knead the piece to make it tighter.

4. Roll your fabric strip against the straw. You can knead the piece to make it tighter.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

5.  Take your yarn and roll around the bead. Brush over with glue again.

5. Take your yarn and roll around the bead. Brush over with glue again.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

6.  Cut leftover straw from the bead.

6. Cut leftover straw from the bead.