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« on: November 26, 2006 09:20:52 PM »

This is one of those little 2 inch bottles you can buy in craft stores.  I've covered it in beads using a couple different stiches.

Are there any other mini bottle beaders out there? Feel free to share.
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« Reply #1 on: November 26, 2006 11:10:51 PM »

Cute! Are you using it as an amulet, pendant, or...?
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« Reply #2 on: November 26, 2006 11:31:45 PM »

Cute! Are you using it as an amulet, pendant, or...?

Eventually it'll get a a cord of some type so it can be worn. I'm not sure if that makes it an amulet or a pendant. Some of the other ones I've done are being used as rear view mirror adornment.

 I'm one of those people who have 50 particially completed projects & I'm afraid this is one of them.  But I was very please with how it turned out so I posted it, even though it's not quite finished. 

I'm disapointed that the picture seems a little blurry now that I've posted it

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« Reply #3 on: January 14, 2007 07:35:31 PM »

Here's a few more bottles.....


« Reply #4 on: January 14, 2007 08:09:57 PM »

All of them are incredible!!! I tried doing a little beaded bottle a few months ago but it didn't turn out so great, haha.
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« Reply #5 on: January 14, 2007 08:17:45 PM »

Beautiful work!

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« Reply #6 on: January 14, 2007 08:42:03 PM »

Very nice bottles!!  I was planning a bead bottle, before beading I wanted to place my daughters umbilical cord stump in it.  I am wierd like that I still have it in box kept with old baby's first yr things. It would be a true amulet for her.  Of course the beadwork would cover the ugly thing in the bottle. Or is this just too gross?
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« Reply #7 on: January 14, 2007 09:19:49 PM »

oooh!  your beaded bottles are so pretty!  great job!   Cheesy
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« Reply #8 on: January 15, 2007 04:08:35 AM »

These are awesome! I'd LOVE to hear more about just how to create them. I don't think I've noticed these types of bottles in Michaels, but you can sure bet I'll be combing the isles trying to find them tomorrow!

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« Reply #9 on: January 15, 2007 05:37:35 PM »

Thank you all for your kind comments.  I'm glad you enjoyed them; I really enjoyed making them.


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