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« on: March 05, 2013 11:35:22 PM »

I had found a necklace of amber beads in a second hand shop awhile ago and noticed the beads were of various sizes and shapes. I decided to dismantle it and make some earrings and then I started stitching tiny beads onto a fabric covered button. 3 hours later it was done and is now a hair clip. My hair colour is a similar shade so it is not too obvious in my hair just a nice little glimmer which I'm very pleased with so I thought I would share it with you all Smiley

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« Reply #1 on: March 06, 2013 05:49:54 AM »

I have to say that sewing beads on to a covered button is not anything I would have thought of...just how clever are you to make such a cute piece for your beautiful hair!!!

How do you attach the button to the clip thing?
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« Reply #2 on: March 06, 2013 05:00:20 PM »

How do you attach the button to the clip thing?

Thank you! I used super glue. Not a particularly elegant solution but it was the only one I could come up with at the time Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: March 07, 2013 12:30:23 PM »

Oh that clip is pretty! I love amber.
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It is lovely!
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« Reply #5 on: March 10, 2013 08:06:30 AM »

FANTASTIC and a job WELL DONE!

Judging by your icon picture, this shade of amber IS perfect for your haircolor...Have fun with your new accessories!   Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: March 10, 2013 10:58:15 PM »

rottenlittleboys, Taramor and MADsLucky13 thank you all for your kind comments Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: April 26, 2013 02:51:41 AM »

What a cute set of accessories! Love the color...very flattering to you!  Wink
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« Reply #8 on: April 26, 2013 08:50:26 AM »

I would never have thought to sew beads on a button, but it looks so elegant, lovely job.
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« Reply #9 on: April 29, 2013 09:45:24 PM »

 Thanks I Sew Cute and SiFi Mom Smiley
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