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goldencrafter
« on: December 02, 2008 10:18:58 AM »

Ten years ago my Grandmother gave me a couple of bell ornaments that she made from beads along with the instructions on how to make them.



 Of course being an idot I missplaced the instructions and now that she is gone I want to make some for family.
I remember using thread or dental floss, small pearl and faceted beads.
If anyone can help me my family would be most greatful
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« Reply #1 on: December 02, 2008 11:07:52 AM »

I researched your issue, and I hope this helps. I found something with a picture very similar to yours. Good luck and I'm glad you want to keep up with tradition!



http://joycescraftsupplies.com/imagelib/sitebuilder/misc/show_image.html?linkedwidth=560&linkpath=http://joycescraftsupplies.com/sitebuildercontent/sitebuilderpictures/.pond/pearlbell.jpg.w560h668.jpg&target=tlx_new

The first one, the pic is hard to see well, but I thought it was close.

http://joycescraftsupplies.com/imagelib/sitebuilder/misc/show_image.html?linkedwidth=560&linkpath=http://joycescraftsupplies.com/sitebuildercontent/sitebuilderpictures/.pond/berrybeadbell.jpg.w560h716.jpg&target=tlx_new


This one looks much closer to what you actually have based on the picture alone.

Let me know how it goes and would you put up pictures of your results??
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goldencrafter
« Reply #2 on: December 03, 2008 09:49:04 AM »

THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU, that's it. As soon as everyone here is feeling better I am going to pick up all the supplies and give it a try.
Thank you so much.
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« Reply #3 on: December 03, 2008 10:29:57 AM »

It was definitely my pleasure! I'd love to hear/see how they turn out!
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« Reply #4 on: January 02, 2009 04:18:39 PM »

omg!
I remember when my grandmother used to make these.  I will be bringing them back now that I know where the directions are...... Thanks for the "memory"
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« Reply #5 on: November 29, 2011 06:08:36 PM »

I have been looking for this pattern for years!  The link on this post is no longer valid.  Do you by chance still have this pattern?  Can you send it to me?  Thank you so much!  Smiley
Thank you!
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zocey34
« Reply #6 on: December 11, 2011 05:40:22 PM »

I would love this pattern also. I have some on my tree and would love to teach my girls how to do them, like I did with my mom. I found the link no longer in service also.

Please!!! Tricia
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« Reply #7 on: December 16, 2011 06:54:28 AM »

I just did a search and after poking around, I found this one.

Beaded bell ornament

Hope it helps.

Some other styles
Beaded Bell
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katrina smith
« Reply #8 on: February 09, 2012 09:42:43 PM »

I would love to have this pattern also have a few beaded bells and the  stars from my great grandmother would love to make them for my daughters and granddaughter for Christmas next year can you help me out with is pattern?  Undecided
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Amanda_Knauff
« Reply #9 on: November 01, 2012 07:38:50 PM »

I made this some time ago. There were a wonderful gift to family. I forgot all about them. Thank you.
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